Venice Shore Excursion: Private Half-Day Walking Tour

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While your cruise ship is in Venice, discover this beautiful city in your own way on a private 3-hour walking tour shore excursion. Share your sightseeing preferences when you book, and then, on your tour, enjoy an itinerary customized to you. Depending on your wishes, see lesser-known districts such as the untouristy Cannaregio Quarter, trawl the buzzing Rialto fish market, or visit some of Venice’s hidden churches. Finish at a local bar with a complimentary wine and delicious appetizer, and enjoy the full and expert attention of your private guide throughout.

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Duration: 3 hours
Starts: Venezia, Italy
Trip Category: Shore Excursions >> Ports of Call Tours



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While your cruise ship is in Venice, discover this beautiful city in your own way on a private 3-hour walking tour shore excursion. Share your sightseeing preferences when you book, and then, on your tour, enjoy an itinerary customized to you. Depending on your wishes, see lesser-known districts such as the untouristy Cannaregio Quarter, trawl the buzzing Rialto fish market, or visit some of Venice’s hidden churches. Finish at a local bar with a complimentary wine and delicious appetizer, and enjoy the full and expert attention of your private guide throughout.

Itinerary
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Pass By: Ponte di Rialto, Ruga degli Orefici (Rialto) San Polo, 30125 Venice Italy

Rialto was the commercial heart of the ancient Republic of Venice. Discover the history of one of the most iconic symbols of Venice.

Pass By: Mercato di Rialto, Calle Prima de la Donzela, 306, 30125 Venezia VE, Italy

Rialto market is one of the most authentic parts of the city: it sells fresh fish, vegetables and fruit that Venetians buy everyday for their homes.

Pass By: Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, San Polo, 3072, 30125 Venice Italy

Frari’s gothic Church is one of the most majestic buildings in the city. Inside you’ll see exquisite artworks by Titian and Bellini, as well as an imposing funeral monument by Canova.

Pass By: Campo San Polo, Campo, 30125 Venezia VE, Italy

San polo is a quiet square where you can have a taste of the authentic side of Venice.

Pass By: Chiesa della Madonna dell’Orto, Cannareggio, 3512, 30121 Venice Italy

The church was erected by the now-defunct religious order the “Humiliati” in the mid-14th century and is located in the beautiful district of Cannaregio.

Pass By: Cannaregio, Venice Italy

Discover the most authentic district of Venice: Cannaregio.

Pass By: Teatro La Fenice, Campo San Fantin San Marco 1965, 30124 Venice Italy

La Fenice thatre is one of the most important theatres of Italy, staging more than one hundred opera performances per year, a major symphonic season conducted by prominent conductors from across the globe, the full cycles of symphonies by Beethoven, Schumann, Brahms and Mahler, a contemporary repertoire focused especially on Venetian artists such as Nono and Maderna, ballets, and chamber music concerts.

Pass By: Scala Contarini del Bovolo, San Marco, 4303, 30124 Venice Italy

Hidden in a maze of streets and canals, very close to Campo Manin, appears an architectural gem characterized by a style that is among Renaissance, Gothic and Byzantine: the Scala Contarini del Bovolo.

Pass By: Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, Campo de la Salute Dorsoduro 1, 30123 Venice Italy

In the 17th century Venice experienced an unusually devastating outbreak of the plague. As a votive offering for the city’s deliverance from the pestilence, the Republic of Venice vowed to build and dedicate a church to Our Lady of Health (or of Deliverance, Italian: Salute).

Pass By: Ponte dell’Accademia, Campo de la Carita, Venice Italy

The Accademia Bridge is the only wooden bridge in Venice. From the top you can enjoy a great view of the Grand Canal and of the Salute Church.

Pass By: Chiesa di San Zaccaria, Campo San Zaccaria Castello 4693, 30122 Venice Italy

The Church of San Zaccaria is a 15th-century former monastic church dedicated to St. Zechariah, the father of John the Baptist. Inside, one of the oldest crypts of the city.

Pass By: Campo del Ghetto, 30121 Venice Italy

The Venetian Ghetto was the area of Venice in which Jews were compelled to live by the government of the Venetian Republic. The English word ghetto is derived from the Jewish ghetto in Venice.



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