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We are a team of local licensed tour guides that live in Venice and love their city. We designed special itineraries for you, in particular customized tours of the less beaten areas of the city.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Calle Corera, 319, 30122 Venice, Italy
+39 371 344 8420
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All reviews walking tour highly recommend this tour an excellent guide san pantalon personal tour st mark square first morning starting point three hours his knowledge venetian history mark's basilica wonderful tour highlight of our trip small group davide perfetto
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing tour! With only 2 hours, I know I couldn’t see it all, but I learned a lot in only 2 hours. We met some cool people in our group too.

Thank O635LLsonial
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have a wonderful time on our walking tour of Venice! Very informative and enjoyable. I was with my 14 year old and 10 year old boys. They both enjoyed it. Perhaps a little too long for my 10 year old, but really I think...More

Thank KimRW2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely tour, our guide Federico was very knowledgeable, personable and helpful. He gave us some tips on where to eat and drink which was great. I’d definitely recommend Federico, and we very much enjoyed the tour. Thank you Would definitely recommend

Thank Gillian F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wish I'd done this at the start of my time in Venice! Amazing tour guide to walk through an amazing city! Well worth it as great value and absolutely brill!

Thank Fa D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour was interesting because it was not focused on the usual sights in st. mark's square. The tour covered some nearby but less traveled area and discussed how Venice has changed over the last century, including the demarcation line between the old and new...More

Thank Nerrie Z
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So worth it .... small group informal and a great way to learn and see different areas! Loved our guide he was very knowledgeable and entertaining.

2  Thank terrificsee
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Our guide was very knowledgeable and entertaining. It was great to see the real Venice street off the beaten path and get to know it's history. Highly recommend!!

2  Thank Sightsee641916
Reviewed October 8, 2018

We did an afternoon tour of the back streets of Venice with Federico who was an excellent guide. He was very informative and gave historic details along the way. Our starting point was in front of San Pantelon church and we ended in St Mark's...More

2  Thank Capn24
Reviewed October 5, 2018

We had been on a cruise with various pots and multiple tour guides. This by far the best experience of all. Romy was very knowledgeable and brought us into each stop with background and interesting facts. This was the highlight of our three weeks in...More

2  Thank rich r
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Had a great time and tour! Found out a lot of history, interesting facts, places to eat. Would recommend doing this tour. Give you a great basis for exploring Venice on your own.

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Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated
within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over
one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime
neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
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November 4, 2018|
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Response from Gillian F | Reviewed this property |
Hi there It was good to do to get a quick insight of Venice, to make sure we didn’t miss anything of real interest. Plus we liked the wee hints and tips that Federico gave us. Being only 2 hours long it didn’t take up our... More
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January 30, 2018|
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Response from Monica L | Reviewed this property |
My son (14) and I did a tour that lasted no more than 3 hours, without entering the buildings, just a walk through the city that explained the changes in architecture and customs of the people through the years. I think it's... More
April 18, 2016|
Response from grisanmi | Reviewed this property |
The website is Bruno Tours. They offer tours all over Italy. I highly recommend Elena for the Venice tour. We had the 6 hour tour of the city and are returning next month for the 3 hour Dorsodoro tour. Boun Viaggio