It was a great experience and we're so glad we decided to do it!
Unravel the true magnificence and fabulous atmosphere of Venice with a tour of the St. Mark's Sestiere, in the centre of the city. This Venice experience will reveal all its hidden charm and elegant glamour, with visit to some unknown treasures and a gondola ride on Grand Canal!
We have created the most complete and fascinating experience in Venice, a walking tour of the St. Mark's Sestiere that will leave you forever in love. This activity has been designed to give visitors hidden insights into the past and present of one of the world's marvels.
Combining the most famous landmarks of Venice, but also the lesser known treasures and legends, this tour of the St. Mark's Sestiere is the perfect way to get the most out of your visit. Our professional and local guides will guide you through centuries of wealth and fame, through history and architecture, revealing the true charm and magnificence of Venice, but also the dangers it faces today.
This is a complete tour of Venice, combining a two hour guided walking tour with an enjoyable gondola ride, giving you the full overview of the St. Mark's Sesitere.
The tour will follow an unforgettable itinerary, beginning with unknown treasures, like the La Fenice opera house which burned down but today has been rebuilt to its former look, or the exceptional Bovolo spiral staircase hidden in a backyard.
As we explore the city, you will get to see Venice like never before, with insights and visits that not many know about. You will get to discover some of the best attractions in Venice. Among the magnificent places that our guides will lead you to, they will also share amazing stories about the city and its past, the architectural marvels it offers and many more.
At the end of this fascinating tour of St. Mark's Sestiere in Venice, you will also have the chance to go on a magical gondola ride, discovering the other side of the city, from the water. A symbol of Venice for centuries, once a privilege for the wealthy and famous, the gondolas are part of the spirit of the city.
You will glide through the Grand Canal and other waterways, admiring the exquisite palaces and the skill of the gondoliers. This is truly the ultimate travel experience in Venice.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest you to wear comfortable shoes and clothes. During the summer, we suggest you to bring solar protection and a bottle of water; durint the winter, bring an umbrella.
You will cruise aboard a shared gondola with a maximum of 6 passengers. Please note that the gondola ride does not include any commentary.