Let's act as a Venetian tasting our best cichetti, food and local wine!
Get an introduction to the local Venice food exploring the Jewish Ghetto and including kosher tasting!
This is the best tour for curious foodies that want to learn more about art, culture, history, food, and wine in Venice. Venture away from the beaten paths discovering this authentic side of Venice, one of the most beloved by Venetians. We'll discover one of the most interesting areas of Venice learning about its fascinating history and experiencing a slice of real daily life.
•Guided Venice Jewish Ghetto tour
•Taste local Cicchetti, best food and during a typical bacaro experience
•Taste kosher food discovering the links between Venice and the Jewish recipes (when it's possible and on request ;) )
•Private tour: customize your perfect day in Venice!
Let's get the flavour of the first one Jewish Ghetto of the world, that one in Venice!
Walking through Cannaregio we'll discover the three ghettos of Venice, learning why "ghetto" is a Venetian world! We'll see the gates where we had the doors that closed the ghetto area, the sinagogues (from outside), the historical campo where everything started in 1516, the tallest buildings in Venice, the stolpersteine stones and much more! Learning our past, the consequences of the WW2, the Jewish traditions that we are still preserving in such an important place.
This tour lasts approx 3 hours and 30 minutes and we'll end in "Strada Nuova" for our last food stop.
This tour is perfect for curious travellers that want to discover the history of Venice and of the Jewish ghetto tasting good food and local wine!
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Suggested by Guide: Guglie waterbus stop (lines 4.1/5.1/4.2/5.2)
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Suggested by Guide: We'll end our tour at our last stop
Duration: 3 hours
According to the starting time and season can include pasta tasting on request and gelato too! Not all stops are always possible.
Please contact me if you want to attend this tour during shabbat ( from sunset of friday to saturday) because the stops could be different; (could happen that the kosher stop could be unavailable during particular Jewish celebration)
Estimated Local Cash Needed
10 euro - For souvenirs, you might see some nice shops
Licensed guides have no restrictions
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Lucia was a perfect host. We set the pace of the tour. She was accommodating and delightful. We learned much and ate and drank like a local. Highly recommend!!