Venice Walking Tour: Piazza San Marco and Historic center

1 hr, 30 min

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Spectacular walking guided tour in the heart of Venice historic center: from Piazza San Marco to Rialto!

A qualified guide will escort you through the labyrinth of narrow street explaining you the most important monuments of Venice. This experience will bring you back at the time of the Glorious Republic of Venice!

The visit begins in Piazza San Marco where you will discover the history of the main highlights of the square as Clock Tower...
Spectacular walking guided tour in the heart of Venice historic center: from Piazza San Marco to Rialto!

A qualified guide will escort you through the labyrinth of narrow street explaining you the most important monuments of Venice. This experience will bring you back at the time of the Glorious Republic of Venice!

The visit begins in Piazza San Marco where you will discover the history of the main highlights of the square as Clock Tower, Doge’s Palace, Saint Mark’s Basilica and Bridge of Sighs, then it proceeds until Rialto bridge, admiring the lovely spots and fascinating place as Campo Santa Maria Formosa and Basilica of S. Giovanni and Paolo.

At Rialto you will see the imposing bridge that became the symbol of Venice and also the famous San Giacometto Church: the oldest one, that was built in 1200 A.C.

Later, enjoy the audio guide with digital map to discover more than 200 Venice Highlights along the 5 city districts! Your personal audio guide to visit the city at your own pace
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Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Piazza San Marco, 31024 Venice Italy

A morning walking tour to find out the real Venetian soul! The expert guide will explain you properly the main monuments of Saint Mark’s Square as Doge Palace, the Basilica, Bell tower and much more!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo, 6363 Venice Italy

Then the tour proceeds along the picturesque squares like Santa Maria Formosa or S. Giovanni and Paolo where you will be stunned in front of the spectacular church with its huge façade!

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Ponte di Rialto, Ruga degli Orefici (Rialto) San Polo, 30125 Venice Italy

After having seen the house of the legendary Marco Polo you will arrive to the Rialto Bridge with its traditional market! Once the merchants from all over the world came...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Piazza San Marco, 31024 Venice Italy

A morning walking tour to find out the real Venetian soul! The expert guide will explain you properly the main monuments of Saint Mark’s Square as Doge Palace, the Basilica, Bell tower and much more!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo, 6363 Venice Italy

Then the tour proceeds along the picturesque squares like Santa Maria Formosa or S. Giovanni and Paolo where you will be stunned in front of the spectacular church with its huge façade!

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Ponte di Rialto, Ruga degli Orefici (Rialto) San Polo, 30125 Venice Italy

After having seen the house of the legendary Marco Polo you will arrive to the Rialto Bridge with its traditional market! Once the merchants from all over the world came here to trade their exotic goods.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Vecchia Murano, Castello, 4392/a 300 metri da Piazza San Marco, 30122 Venice Italy

At the end you will have the opportunity to visit a Glass Factory close to Saint Mark’s Square, where you can see a Glass Craftsman at work. This is a free of charge option for approximately 20 minutes.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Venice, Venice, Veneto

Later, enjoy the Audio guide with digital map to discover the 5 districts of Venice with their best attractions and squares, day or night, on a self-guided tour. Listen to the automatic audio narration of the city’s highlights, with more than 200 points of interest!

Important Details

Included
  • Glass Craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square.
  • Mobile audio guide with digital map with more than 200 Venice highlights
  • Walking guided tour of Piazza San Marco and Venice Historc center
  • Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people.
Not Included
  • Hotel pickup
Departure Point
Torre dell'Orologio, Piazza San Marco, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
9:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded)
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • You must download the audio guide with digital map on your mobile phone.
  • You will receive the audio guide with digital map by e-mail. If you have any problems with this, please come to Venice Tours office (San Marco 1130) for assistance.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Customer Reviews

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Reviewed: March 29, 2018

Caterina P

An unforgettable experience! Very useful to understand Venice and its history. The guide was well-prepared and polite. Really nice day!