A VIP day in Venice with a private guided tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

401911


Categories

Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No. In Venice there are many bridges to cross, attention if you have children in strollers, could be very hard!

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

French (basic), English (fluent), Italian (fluent), Greek (advanced)

A private guided tour of the most famous Venetian highlights and a gondola ride


A fantastic day in the most incredible city of the world! You'll visit the most famous highlights of Venice, as Saint Mark square, Rialto bridge, the Gran Canal and much more

Itinerary

Our tour will start in Saint Mark square, the heart of Venice.

After an exiting visit at the millenary church of Saint Mark (from April to October you'll skip the line), admiring the incredible golden mosaics, we'll go to the Doge's Palace, the hearth of the ancient Venetian political life.

We'll see the Armoury, the state's rooms and the dark prisons too! To get to them we'll cross the famous bride of Sighs, discovering why it has this strange name.

later we'll start to discover the real Venice, crossing charming bridges, walking in dark narrow streets.

we'll cross the Rialto bridge, admiring the fantastic Gran Canal.

We'll finish the first part of hour tour at the Rialto Market, one of the oldest of the world.

After a hour of break, where you can taste some traditional food in a local place near Rialto Market, we'll go to discover another Venice far from the crowd, in San Polo and Dorsoduro.
We'll finish with a relaxing gondola ride, seeing Venice from the best point of view, the water.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: The meeting point will be in Saint Mark square, under the clock Tower or at your accommodation if it's near Saint Mark square

End location: Basilica of Salute, in front of Saint Mark square

Duration: 8 hours

In case of flood the access at the square could be longer. Saint Mark is a a cathedral used for religious events; it could be closed without any previous communication.

Transportation

this is a walking tour; better to wear comfortable shoes

What’s Included

A eight hours walking tour with a licensed tour guide.
Tickets for the Doge's palace and the skip the line access to Saint Mark Basilica.
A gondola ride of 30 minutes

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2 euro - This is the price of a coffee at a counter in a Saint mark square bar

What’s Extra

Other admissions may occur according to your wish of visiting other places in the church of Saint Mark.

Other admissions may occur according to your wish of visiting other places

Any personal expenses, from food to souvenirs.

Restrictions

Licensed Guides in Venice have no restrictions in: churches, historical buildings, all public museums and galleries and in most private collections.

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Francesca R.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/vip-day-venice-private-tour

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