SPECIAL OFFER! COMBO TOUR - Walking Tour of Venice + Gondola Ride.E

From EUR 52

Have a walk outdoors (no entries) through the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice.
A qualified and experienced guide will escort you through the millennium of life of the Serenissima Republic, recalling the past full of charm of this unique city.

After the stunning walking tour relax yourself on a gondola which brings your through the labyrinth of Venetian canals!

An essential tour for the understanding of Venice!

Route:

  • Piazza San Marco - Origins, history and description of the main monuments: Basilica San Marco, Palazzo Ducale, Bell Tower, Clock Tower and Procuratie.
  • Santa Maria Formosa - History and anecdotes related to this wonderful and characteristic square. Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo - The "Pantheon" of Venice, the Great School of Charity, the Captains of fortune. Marco Polo’s House and Malibran Theatre - Anecdotes and past and recent history cross each other in this beautiful corner of Venice.
  • Return to San Marco through the Mercerie, vital connection between Rialto and San Marco and the main street for the city shopping.
  • At the end of the walking tour you will enjoy a relaxing gondola ride approx. 30 minutes ride on the Grand Canal (S. Maria della Salute area) and minor canals (Fenice area).

At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally.


Key Details

  • Meeting point: St.Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with the blue clock facade). Please be there 15 minutes before the beginning of the tour.
  • Timetable: Every day at 9:00 AM
  • Duration: 2 hours (20 minutes more for the demonstration in Saint Mark's square). Gondola tour takes 30 minutes approx.
  • Languages: from April to OctoberEnglish, French, German and Spanish every day - Italian only on Saturday. The visit is monolingual.
    From November to March: English every day - German: Monday and Friday French: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - Spanish: Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.
    On the gondola ride there is no commentary
  • Price: € 52,00 per person - € 32 from 2 to 6 years - Free under 2 years.

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This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities.
Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people.
Tour does not operate on 25th December and 1st January and in case of exceptionally bad weather, or local gondolier's strike
The tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide (in these cases it can be potponed the day after otherwise it will be refunded)..
Comfortable shoes are suggested
The tour is not considered private but it is shared with other guests not belonging to the same party
Each gondola can guest maximum 6 people; the seat aboard cannot be chosen but will be assigned by the gondolier depending on guests weight.
Mobile voucher are accepted.
For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice”.

 

REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY:  QPCOMBOWAL

 

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Highlights

Visit Venice and its most famous attractions

Walking tour in the heart of Venice

A lovely gondola will bring you for the through the Venetian Canals

Route

  1. Clock Tower-Piazza San Marco