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Venice Day Trips offers activites focusing on culture, wine and food in Venice, Padova, Verona and throughout the Veneto. Our wine excursions will take you to the most important production areas including the Valpolicella, the Prosecco Hills and the...more
Via Vittorio Saetta 18 | Padova, 35132, Padua, Italy
+39 339 205 2595
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All reviews amarone wine wonderful tour private tour trained sommelier tasting tour wine making cheese tasting wine industry the vine lovely wine italian sommelier valpolicella area highly recommend this tour italian countryside veneto region small family booked tours
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, friend and I booked a tour with Venice Day trips through Rachel. We weren't sure if our guide would be Rachel or Mario, both were spectacular to deal with. Mario ended up being our charming and informative guide. We cannot recommend the Amarone...More

Thank Julie O
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We did a prosecco tour with Mario. It was supposed to be a shared tour with one other couple but they had to cancel at the last minute. Fortunately for us, Mario didn’t cancel the tour and we had a private tour with him. He...More

Thank 1129path
Reviewed September 8, 2018

My husband and I were in Venice for a few days prior to boarding our cruise ship. Acquaintances from Utah highly recommended Venice Day Trips and, in particular, Rachel. We booked 2 tours with them—a lagoon tour with Capn Tomasso and a Rialto market tour...More

Thank Penelope M
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Mario picked up the 4 of us at the cruise terminal. We are huge wine people and were very excited he is an Italian wine expert and cheese taster, I admit, I did not know this was a thing. We headed to our first winery...More

Thank Desiraprewitt
VeniceDayTrips, owner-operator at Venice Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Hi Desira, Thank you very much for your kind words. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the day we spent in the lovely Prosecco hills near Valdobbiadene. Hope you also enjoyed your wine event that evening on your cruise and the rest of your...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were starting a cruise out of Venice but we decided to come to Venice a few days early to explore some areas in the Veneto region . We corresponded with Rachel several times at Venice Day trips to help us in...More

Thank Jessica C
VeniceDayTrips, owner-operator at Venice Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Dear Jessica, Thanks very much for your kind words. I am glad to hear that you and Gary enjoyed the day in Verona and the Valpolicella. I will be sure to pass on your comments also to Davide, our Verona guide. I hope you enjoyed...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018

The three of us had a great time with Mario at our two tastings and lunch! He has a wealth of knowledge of wines in the region and was willing to share about the local wines and culture. Everything went very smoothly - the pickup...More

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VeniceDayTrips, owner-operator at Venice Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Hi Jim, Thanks for your kind words. I am very pleased that you enjoyed our day together in the Valpolicella wine region. Hope you had a great time during the rest of your stay in Venice! Warm regards, Mario Venice Day Trips

Reviewed July 31, 2018

Padua, Italy is a great side trip if one is staying in Venice or Mestre; or, if one is staying in Padua, it is a great place to visit. Padua is also the location of one of the University of Padua, quite old as it...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2018

My mom and I can't stop raving about how amazing our wine tasting experience was with Mario and Rachel. We've been to many vineyards and their tour was by far the best we've ever had. We did 2 tours over 2 days. Friuli: This wine...More

Thank tiffanymariekid
VeniceDayTrips, Proprietario at Venice Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Dear Tiffany, We are very happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed the wine tours. It was a real pleasure sharing two of our favorite wine regions with such fun wine lovers! Hope to see you again in Italy. warm regards from both...More

Reviewed July 16, 2018

We took the full day Amarone Wine Tour with Mario and had the added advantage of shuttling Rachel to/from her tour in Veneto. The day was terrific as they are so knowledgeable about wine, the region, cheeses and Venice. Mario took us to two wonderful...More

Thank 841LindaR
VeniceDayTrips, Proprietario at Venice Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Dear Linda, It was wonderful meeting you and your family and thanks for the kind words. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your day in the Valpolicella wine region and your time in Venice. Thank you again for having chosen Venice Day...More

Reviewed June 20, 2018

Rachel and Mario are a dynamic American/Italian team providing the ultimate concierge service creating and exceptional Italian experience. They assisted us in designing a 10 day visit between Venice and Padova offering recommendations and booking all of our activities such as spa treatments and cooking...More

Thank vsobel
VeniceDayTrips, Proprietario at Venice Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Dear Valerie- We loved sharing our corner of Italy with you! Thank you very much for your kind words, and hope to see you soon! warm regards, Mario & Rachel Venice Day Trips

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June 27, 2018|
Response from Mario P |
Hello - you can find us at venicedaytrips tel. +39 339 205 2595 (whats app and text messages too) thanks!
May 16, 2018|
Response from RogueBella |
Hi, I am in Venice right now and would like to do a 1-day guided trip through Padua. Please let me know if Rachel is available for tomorrow Saturday 6.2.2018. Thanks, Marjorie
June 13, 2017|
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Response from VeniceDayTrips | Property representative |
Dear Ivalinki - Thanks for contacting us at venicedaytrips. We have availabilily in Venice for the upcoming days and would be happy to put together a family-friendly walk for you. All of our tours are private, but we can... More