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Our walking tour is an exceptional opportunity to explore the local art, history, and cuisine in an entertaining and informative format. Led by an experienced guide specialized in history and culture, our exclusive small-group tour promises an in-depth experience like no other. With a variety of delicious wines and food to sample, our tour is sure to delight your taste buds as well as expand your knowledge.
Starting with a pleasant walk through the mystical and enchanting cobble-paved bridges, streets, and passageways (Calli, Ponti, and Rughette) under the guidance of your tour guide, you'll be in awe of the grandeur of St. Mark's Square. Here, you'll witness the magnificence of Venice's past with a showcase of beautiful palaces and immortal artwork. This historic square owes its grandeur to St. Mark's Basilica, with its Venetian-Byzantine domes popping up from the background. Gothic architecture also features prominently at the Doge's Palace, once the home of the Doge and the government seat, as well as the Palace of Justice and the prison. Don't forget the Bridge of Sigh, the place of people's last breath. Local stores and the customary "Cicchetti" will be on our itinerary for sampling regional delicacies, sipping beverages, and feeding your spirit and taste buds.
The tour's ultimate and remarkable conclusion will take place at the renowned Ponte di Rialto, which represents both the tour's essence and the city's soul. There, visitors will discover the daring history of this exquisite architectural wonder, which inexplicably still stands firm after more than four hundred years. The tour will come to a flavourful ending in a unique setting, savouring the Venetian Cicchetti and Italian Aperitivo in a truly authentic atmosphere.
For a truly unique and romantic perspective of Venice's watery origins, consider adding a 30-minute Gondola Ride to your itinerary. It's a perfect addition to enhance your Venetian experience and offers unexpected views of the city.
- Tour by foot
- Appetizers for an Italian Aperitivo
- Local product food tastings
- English speaking guide who is licensed
- Ride the gondola for 30 minutes