We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (18)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
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
Ways to Experience Private Tours of Venice
Reviews (109)
There are newer reviews for Private Tours of Venice
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
106 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewswalking tourhighly recommended tourbooked a private toursan pantalonpersonal tourknowledgeable guidest mark squarefirst morningthree hourshis knowledgeexcellent tourvenetian historymark's basilicahighlight of our triptwo hourssmall grouphour tour
Updating list...
41 - 50 of 106 reviews
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

This was a perfect tour! Not only for the excellent wine education and pairings, but all the interesting and insightful information Alessandra gave between wine stops. The wine was AMAZING and the food to go with it was a very nice surprise. A lot of...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Enjoyed the informative sights of Venice in our walk on an early October morning. Davide was an interesting and knowledgeable guide. He answered all questions and stopped for some unscheduled highlights including a visit a 1000 year old archive that happened to be open on...More

Thank Dale S
Reviewed October 3, 2017

on our first full day in Venezia. We wanted a guide that would show us the leading sites and explain how we could explore more on our own on later days. Andrea was perfect. he took us to see many places and explained them and...More

Thank David C
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Small group walking tour with Davide started in Dorsoduro and ends in St Mark Square. Davide spoke excellent english and took us to see places we would not have found on our own and gave lots of interesting information. Highly recommended tour.

Thank PaulGordon
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Did this tour on our first day in Venice. We loved that it was a very small group, four people to start and we picked a 5th up along the way. We have taken walking tours in cities all over Europe, and never have we...More

1  Thank LisaLunday
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed this informative and entertaining walking tour of Venice with Davide. Begins in Dorsoduro and ends in St Mark Square. Nice size group and easy to hear guide.

Thank Diegosamana
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Claudio gave us a great walking tour. He was very well informed, having been a lifelong resident of Venice. He also answered every extra question we threw at him with ease. Speaks fluent english. He's a very nice guy, who obviously cares that his guests...More

Thank TampaFive
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Extremely good private guide... my wife and I had one day in Venice off Seabourn Cruise ship September 2017 ...she met us at the port and we did walking tour through the city as well as Saint Marks and Basilica .... very knowledgeable ... no...More

Thank John B
Reviewed September 20, 2017

We found Claudio to be very interesting and informative, being a true Venetian he gave us a true value of life in Venice. He was very easy to understand and had a good sense of humour.

Thank Therese R
Reviewed September 12, 2017

Claudio gave an excellent tour, very informative and fun for all. His local knowledge as a Venetian was in depth and delivered with humour, much needed as ours was in heavy rain! Would highly recommend this as an introduction to Venice. Directions to meeting place...More

Thank CSF62
View more reviews
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri
(districts), and the only one not facing onto the
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
Nearby HotelsSee all 387 hotels in Venice
3 reviews
.09 km away
Locanda Sant'Anna
124 reviews
.15 km away
Hotel Corte Contarina
303 reviews
.25 km away
Hotel Ca' Formenta
689 reviews
.45 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,594 restaurants in Venice
El Refolo
753 reviews
.34 km away
Osteria Da Valentino
14 reviews
.12 km away
626 reviews
.27 km away
Antica Osteria da Gino
272 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,368 attractions in Venice
Via Garibaldi
138 reviews
.29 km away
Basilica Concattedrale di San Pietro di Castello
65 reviews
.35 km away
Venice Biennale
114 reviews
.38 km away
Serra dei Giardini
11 reviews
.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Martia K
January 30, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
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
December 4, 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Rhonda Y | Reviewed this property |
We booked with Federica Fresch about 2 months in advance, she was really great! She has many tour options and can give you many suggestions for the time you have available. If you google her you will see her info.