The Original Venice Walk

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The Original Venice Walk

Starting from EUR €19 per person

Duration: 2 hours
Commences: Venice, Veneto

Introduction:

Highlights include: St Mark's Square and its famous landmarks, The Pantheon of the Venitian nobility, legends of Casanova & Marco Polo, Paintings by the great Venetian masters, sculptures, House of Marco Polo, Merchants warehouse and the Rialto Bridge.

An absolute must for the first time visitor to Venice! Visit St Mark's square and learn the history that lies behinds the walls of its most famous landmarks; the Basilica and its Byzantine heritage, the Doge's Palace and its adjoining prisons, that retain the true secrets to comprehend how a city built on swamps became one of the most enlightened cities of the western world, and learn how all of a sudden fate turned its back on her.

Then, leave the square to discover the "real Venice", enter a labyrinth of narrow passageways and alleys where a magical city of meandering canals punctuated by delicate bridges awaits you… and through the sights and the historical narrations learn how illustrious venetians, the likes of Casanova and Marco Polo, and more common citizens made this city of stone a vibrant and magical place. And of course, discover how Venice is today and how it is to live in the most beautiful city of the world, though not the most practical!

This tour is seasonal and only operates from April through to October

Product Code: 2635WV

 

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