Discover the most characteristic sides of Venice with this semi-private walking tour,
learn the history and mysteries of the “Floating city” by visiting the two most famous architectural and artistic cornerstones, St’. Mark’s Cathedral and Doge Palace. Then, take a step into its tradition
with a gondola ride, but not before having tasted the typical Venetian Spritz!
Skip the line at St. Mark’s Cathedral
This semi-private Venice highlights tour will begin after meeting your tour fellas, as you’ll start your walking around Venice by crossing down the calli, ponti e rughette, the typical alleys and bridges of Venice, while hearing about the origins of the city, the historical matters and some fun facts narrated by our entertaining local guide. The path will lead you to the most-known square of the city, St. Mark’s Square, where the Venice symbol of artistic and architectural beauty stands. St. Mark’s Cathedral sums up, with opulent elegance, different styles embellished and harmonized by sumptuous decorations of mosaics, marble, columns and sculptures that will make you thrill at its sight. The best part? You won’t have to wait a minute to enter Venice’s most famous attraction. With the skip-the-line option included in your tickets, you’ll be able to visit the inside of the Cathedral as you arrive at the entrance.
Visit the political and economical symbol of Venice: the Doge Palace
The cultural amusement doesn’t end here, as the semi-private tour proceeds toward the Doge Palace. It has been the Doge’s residence and the place of administration of justice, the highest and richest symbol of the Venetian city, and its cultural, military, political and economic history. What distinguishes this building is the presence of different architectural styles and layers because of the rebuilding due to a fire. You can admire the coexistence of the Byzantine-Venetian and Gothic styles that come from the numerous restructurings which make the structure assume a scenic aspect worthy of a proper visit.
Relax during the Aperitivo time and see Venice in all its splendor with the exclusive gondola ride
This Venice semi-private walking tour is not a simple informative one, rather we it’s supposed to make you part of the authentic Venetian traditions. That’s why you’ll be living an unusual itinerary with our gondola ride, which will bring you to hidden spots of Venice’s canals, from where you will see the most astonishing views of the city. You will enjoy all this not before having tried the typical aperitivo, having the chance to taste the cocktail that accompanies most of the convivial moments of Italians.
Don’t miss the chance to discover all the souls of Venice with a no-stress, unique and fun eXPerience!