Created to please and surprise the most perceptive travelers, this signature private walking tour of Venice provides an insightful viewpoint on the city's most alluring features, including its lifestyle and typical food fare, alongside the main landmarks and major sights...and all with the added benefit of a small-group tour.  So, see Venice like a VIP; lose yourself in the vistas, art and architecture; and savor tantalizing local delicacies!

Meet your guide, an experienced professional specialized in art and history, and set off to discover Venezia.  The itinerary is planned to ensure that the history, culture, art and fascinating local traditions come alive before your eyes as you roam down cobble-paved alleys, into airy piazzas and across picturesque bridges.  Catch sumptuous views of ornate palaces, majestic churches and quaint calli where time seems to have stopped.  Discover St. Mark's Square with its awe-inspiring basilica, Palazzo Ducale and the Bridge of Sighs, and learn all about the landmarks' impressive history as you wander.  Then stroll through the little winding streets to Rialto Bridge, the quintessential Venetian landmark, and hear the story of when and why it was said to be too daring to remain standing.

The best walking tour in Venice should have a crescendo end, and yours definitely will!  Crown your Venetian walking tour experience savoring tantalizing typical specialties: join the locals for "cicchetti" (Venice’s version of tapas) at the best bacaro in town.  The mouth-watering typical specialties prepared with fresh locally sourced ingredients will be delicious paired with a refreshing Italian aperitivo!

We also offer a romantic semi-private version of this tour that includes a gondola ride.  For that option, please click this link:  VIP Semi-Private Art & Food Walking Tour with Aperitivo and Gondola Ride in Venice

Rates - including tax

Type Rate
Adult Rate
(Ages 13+):
$81.44
Child Rate
(Ages 4-12):
$56.71
Child - Free
(Ages 3 and Under):
$0.00

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Tour / Activity Details

approximately 2.5 hours
4:30 pm daily (March through October)
2:30 pm daily (November through February)

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required.  Maximum 15 persons per tour.  Tour does not include local hotel pick-up; the convenient meeting point will be specified on your E-Ticket.  Rates are per person in US dollars.  Please order online or call us in the USA at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

There is a $6.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown at checkout includes any fuel surcharges, service charges and tax. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.

Tour / Activity Policies

Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change Fee Policy: If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

Tour / Activity Description

Covid-19 Protocols Updates

  • Currently, all European Community citizens must show the Green Pass, as well as a document of recognition at the entrance of the main Italian monuments and museums, as well as every indoor bar and restaurant
  • For guests arriving from outside Europe, the following items must be provided for entrance - 1) proof of Covid vaccination, or the negative result of the Covid test 48 hrs prior the museum entrance, and 2) a document of recognition.
  • Those who do not possess the specified documents will NOT be able to enter. No exceptions or refund will be made.
  • The wearing of a face mask is currently mandatory in all indoor public spaces in Italy.

 

Important Notes

  • Because this tour includes a considerable amount of walking, please specify any special need or impaired mobility during the ordering process so your hosts can do their best to accomodate them.
  • You must specify any food allergies or intolerance at the time of ordering.
  • During the ordering process, you must agree to provide specific emailed agreement to the guides' standard Rain Policy and Terms and Conditions, which will be sent to you along with your E-Ticket.
  • Dress for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.

 

Included

  • Guided walking tour
  • Licensed, English-speaking guide
  • Small group experience limited to 15 participants
  • Italian apertivo with appetizers
  • Local product tastings

 

Not Included

  • Transportation to or from the tour meeting point in St. Mark's Square
  • Optional guide gratuity

 

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required.  Maximum 15 persons per tour.  Tour does not include local hotel pick-up; the convenient meeting point will be specified on your E-Ticket.  Rates are per person in US dollars.  Please order online or call us in the USA at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

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