Walking Tour of Venice
Every Saturday at 9.00
Discover, walking, the most characteristic places of Venice and relive through them the history of this wonderful city!
Would you like to discover the true spirit of Venice in a single tour? Do our Walking Tour of Venice! Enjoy a walk outdoors (no entries to the monuments) around most characteristic and important place for the history of Venice. With one of our expert Guide you will walk around the famous St. Mark’s Square and feel the charm of this unique city of the world.
An essential tour for the understanding of Venice!
The tour starts from St. Mark’s Square giving you a description of the history of the main monuments: St. Mark’s Basilica, the Doge’s Palace, the Campanile, the Clock Tower and the “Procuratie”. You will proceed to S. Maria Formosa, with its lively “Campo”, one of the most popular squares in Venice and reach the Church and Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo – the “Pantheon” of Venice. In the same square you will see the great charitable Scuola and the heroic deeds of the famous Capitains of fortune. The tour will then lead you to Marco Polo’s house and Malibran Theatre, where ancient and recent history meet in this wonderful corner of Venice. You will walk back to St. Mark’s through the famous Mercerie, once the commercial lifeline between Rialto and St. Mark’s and today Venice’s main shopping district.
WHERE AND WHEN: Every day at 9,00 am from the tourist information point at Piazza San Marco 71/F meeting point A. At 9.15 am from the “Torre dell’Orologio” (meeting point) (Clock Tower) in Piazza San. Please be at meeting point 10 min before.
WHAT”S INCLUDED: Personal audio system, Tour guide equipped with microphone.
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED: Museum entrance fee.
NOTES: Comfortable shoes recommended.
DURATION: 1hr e 30 min approximately.