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Venice Walking Tour and Gondola Ride

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  • Location: Venice, Italy
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
  • Tour code: 2495TOUR2
Enjoy a walking tour of the city to discover its treasures nestled amid charming squares, bridges and narrow streets and then hop aboard a classic Venetian gondola boat. After exploring the Grand Canal and the smaller canals around the neighborhood of Fenice, soak up the charms of the romantic city while wandering through through picturesque cobblestone alleyways and squares. Your knowledgeable guide will point out all the highlights of Venice from the area between Piazza San Marco (St Mark’s Square) to Rialto Bridge.

Highlights

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • Free snacks included
This walking tour is a perfect way to get to know Venice, both as a must-do introductory city tour for new visitors, as well as for anyone interested in the city’s history. After meeting your expert guide near St Mark’s Square, you'll take a leisurely stroll through the streets of Venice, learning about its colorful past through its most characteristic and iconic attractions along with its lesser-known sites.

The tour is composed of two parts and allows you to discover the lesser-known places of Venice and to try a means of transport found only in the city!
Starting with a walking tour of the city, you will explore the area around Piazza San Marco and Rialto Bridge. Learn about the top attractions and stop for photos in front of Venice's cultural centerpieces such as Teatro la Fenice, Scala del Bovolo and Rialto Bridge.
Your guide will determine the exact itinerary, depending on the day.

After your walking tour get ready to hop aboard a classic gondola boat (for up to 6 people) and enjoy a 35-minute ride through the famous Grand Canal (Salute area) as well as the smaller canals around the neighborhood of Fenice. As you glide along the Grand Canal, marvel at the glamorous bank-side palaces and churches and hear tales about how it became Venice's most important thoroughfare. The gondola ride ends by disembarking at Vallaresso Station in Dogana.

Please note: Venice walking tour does not include entry to the monuments

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Campo San Luca, Venice
Departure Time:
3pm (meet at 2:45pm)
Duration:
2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point

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Pricing information

Venice Walking Tour and Gondola Ride

Venice Walking Tour and Gondola Ride
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Inclusions:
  • Walking Tour
  • Gondola ride (35 minutes)
  • Professional guide
Exclusions:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Interior visits to Venice attractions
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Susanne B, July 2015

Nice little walk through the neighborhood with the guide giving some input about venice. The shared gondola ride afterwards is very nice and beats the price they charge you if you go on your own.

Reviewed by: William H, July 2015

Great guide! Loved seeing the back streets of Venice, the Real Venice!

From USD $49.80

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