Historic Venice Walking Tour followed by a gondola ride

  • Overview

    Enjoy a walking tour around the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice. An essential tour for the understanding of Venice!! At the end enjoy a gondola ride on the Grand Canal and minor canals.

    Activity Snapshot

    Meeting point

    • Departure Point: Under The Clock Tower in Saint Mark's Square
    • Departure Time: 9.00 am
    • Duration: 2.30 hours
    • By: Walking
    • Live guide: English, Spanish, Italian, French, German


    • 1:30 Hour Walking Tour in the Historic Center of Venice
    • Expert Guide in Venetian- Arts & Architecture
    • Comprehensive overview and description of St. Mark's Square (= Piazza San Marco)
    • Walk by St. Maria Formosa Square and Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo
    • See the Marco Polo’s House and Malibran Theater
    • Gondola ride through the Grand Canal

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    Accompanied by a Guide you will walk around the famous St. Mark's Square. Learn origins, history and description of the main monuments like the Basilica San Marco, Palazzo Ducale, Bell Tower, Clock Tower and Procuratie. You will then proceed towards Santa Maria Formosa, a wonderful and characteristic square, and Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo also called The "Pantheon" of Venice with its the Great School of Charity and the Captains of fortune. On you way back your will walk by Marco Polo’s House and Malibran Theatre.Return to San Marco through the Mercerie, the main street for the city shopping!

    After the visit  we will embark on a gondola for a fascinating ride along the Grand Canal and the internal canals.


    What’s Included:

    • 1 Hour 30 Minutes Walking Tour
    • English speaking Guide
    • 30 minutes Gondola ride (up to 6 people per gondola)

    What’s Not Included:

    • Everything else not specifically outlined in the "What’s Included"

    Good to know:

    • Vouchers must be printed, vouchers on I-pad and I-phone are not valid and not accepted 
    • Children under 2 years old are free
    • Please note that this is a multilingual tour, each tour guide could narrate up to 2 languages.
    • In case of bad weather conditions the gondola ride will be canceled.
    • Complete details, including the confirmed departure point and time, are included on your Voucher

    Cancellation policy

    Free & Easy Cancellation up to 7 days prior the reserved date, for a full refund.

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    Activity ID: 7227
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