Historical Walking Tour of Venice
Walking tours

Historical Walking Tour of Venice

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Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: From Friday to Monday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Take a walk through the most characteristic and important places in Venice's history
  • A qualified guide will escort you through the millennium of life of the Serenissima Republic
What to expect

Take a walk outdoors through the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice. A qualified guide will escort you through the millennium of life of the Venice Republic, recalling the past full of charm of the floating city.

Immerse yourself in the mysteries and legends of Piazza San Marco! You will discover the tales of Doge (King of Venice) and the highest nobles that ran the empire and trading with all over the world. You will also see the breathtaking St. Mark’s Basilica known as the Golden Cathedral, with the worldwide famous horses carried from Constantinoplethat overlook the Square from the imposing Terrance decorated by the most celebrated Venetian artists.

After that, you will follow your guide through the labyrinth of Calli to see the S.Giovanni and Paolo’s square with the Patheon of Venice. You will reach the imposing Rialto Bridge with its traditional market and the famous S. Giacometto Church, the most ancient one in Venice.

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What's included
  • Guided walking tour of Venice
  • Audio-receiver devices in case of groups over 10 people
Reduced price
  • Children 0-5 years old: free of charge
Where

Venice Tours Assistance Point, Calle larga de l'Ascension, Venezia, VE, Italia

Meeting point:

Venice Tours Assistance Point - St. Mark's Square - Calle Larga Ascensione, 1257, 30124 - The Assistance Point is the big grey newsstand between Fendi boutique and Poste Italiane (Post Office). You'll see a sign "VOX CITY GUIDE").

What to remember
  • The tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide
  • English, French, Spanish, German and Italian language available. The visit could be bilingual.
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When
  • From Friday to Monday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Provider
Venice City Tour
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
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