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Version 18 – August 21, 2020 10:17

Description
  • Enjoy a whistle-stop tour of Venice, which is particularly useful for those short on time or new to the city.
  •  - Commence your tour at the iconic St Mark's Square
  •  - Snap pictures of St Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace
  •  - Learn about Venetian architecture
  •  - Walk to Marco Polo's House
  •  - Cruise through Venetian's city squares, head towards the Church of San Zaccaria
  •  - Visit the famous Rialto bridge
  •  - Stroll around the Rialto Market, famous for its fish and vegetables
  • Iconic Locations
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  • The itinerary will begin with a walk around the world famous St Mark’s Square. Probably one of Italy’s most iconic locations and Venice’s largest urban open space; this square is enclosed by the stunning St Mark’s Basilica and the absolutely magnificent Doge’s Palace. You will make a visit to the palace, originally built in 812, and celebrated as one of the best examples of Venetian Gothic architecture in the city. Right next to the Doge’s Palace is St Mark’s Basilica, deemed as an icon of Italian art and culture; it is indeed one of the city’s top highlight
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  • Onto the Rialto Bridge
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  • You will then walk on to discover more about Marco Polo’s House, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo & Campo S. Maria Formosa and eventually the Convento di S. Zaccaria. You will then head towards Venice’s most iconic bridge - the Rialto. Famous for being the oldest bridge to cross the Grand Canal, its arcade full of small souvenir shops is the best place in Venice to buy Venetian masks and feathers. After walking along this fantastic bridge you will then take a leisurely stroll around the bustling Rialto Market, a picturesque shopping area primarily selling fish and vegetables to the Venetians for more than seven centuries
  • Enjoy a whistle-stop tour of Venice, which is particularly useful for those short on time or new to the city. - Commence your tour at the iconic St Mark's Square  - Snap pictures of St Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace  - Learn about Venetian architecture - Walk to Marco Polo's House  - Cruise through Venetian's city squares, head towards the Church of San Zaccaria  - Visit the famous Rialto bridge - Stroll around the Rialto Market, famous for its fish and vegetables Iconic Locations The itinerary will begin with a walk around the world famous St Mark’s Square. Probably one of Italy’s most iconic locations and Venice’s largest urban open space; this square is enclosed by the stunning St Mark’s Basilica and the absolutely magnificent Doge’s Palace. You will make a visit to the palace, originally built in 812, and celebrated as one of the best examples of Venetian Gothic architecture in the city. Right next to the Doge’s Palace is St Mark’s Basilica, deemed as an icon of Italian art and culture; it is indeed one of the city’s top highlight Onto the Rialto Bridge You will then walk on to discover more about Marco Polo’s House, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo & Campo S. Maria Formosa and eventually the Convento di S. Zaccaria. You will then head towards Venice’s most iconic bridge - the Rialto. Famous for being the oldest bridge to cross the Grand Canal, its arcade full of small souvenir shops is the best place in Venice to buy Venetian masks and feathers. After walking along this fantastic bridge you will then take a leisurely stroll around the bustling Rialto Market, a picturesque shopping area primarily selling fish and vegetables to the Venetians for more than seven centuries
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please bring comfortable walking shoes / Please bring plenty of water / Please bring any medical requirements you need throughout the day /Please bring suncream and a hat in the event of sunny weather

Version 9 – July 08, 2020 23:04

Know Before You Go
  • Please bring comfortable walking shoes
  • Please bring any medical requirements you need throughout the day

Version 8 – July 08, 2020 23:03

Know Before You Book
  • This is a walking tour
  • No transport costs are included. Your guide will help you get around on the day

Version 7 – July 08, 2020 22:59

Excluded
  • Gratuities optional
  • Cost of transport for hotel pick-up/drop-off (if required)

Version 6 – July 08, 2020 22:58

Included
  • Skip the line entrance tickets to St. Mark's Basilica, and Doge's Palace
  • Friendly, professional tour guide for your own private group
  • Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places
  • Skip the line entrance tickets to St. Mark's Basilica
  • and Doge's Palace.,Friendly

Version 5 – July 08, 2020 21:14

Highlights
  • Take in the sights at the iconic St Mark's Square
  • Snap pictures of St Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace
  • Learn about Venetian architecture
  • Visit Marco Polo's House
  • Cruise through Venetian's city squares
  • Visit the famous Rialto bridge and the nearby market

Version 4 – July 08, 2020 21:12

Description Summary
  • Take a whirlwind tour of the must-see highlights in Venice
  • Take a whirlwind tour of the must-see highlights in Venice.
Description
  • Enjoy a whistle-stop tour of Venice, which is particularly useful for those short on time or new to the city. - Commence your tour at the iconic St Mark's Square  - Snap pictures of St Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace  - Learn about Venetian architecture - Walk to Marco Polo's House  - Cruise through Venetian's city squares, head towards the Church of San Zaccaria  - Visit the famous Rialto bridge - Stroll around the Rialto Market, famous for its fish and vegetables Iconic Locations The itinerary will begin with a walk around the world famous St Mark’s Square. Probably one of Italy’s most iconic locations and Venice’s largest urban open space; this square is enclosed by the stunning St Mark’s Basilica and the absolutely magnificent Doge’s Palace. You will make a visit to the palace, originally built in 812, and celebrated as one of the best examples of Venetian Gothic architecture in the city. Right next to the Doge’s Palace is St Mark’s Basilica, deemed as an icon of Italian art and culture; it is indeed one of the city’s top highlight Onto the Rialto Bridge You will then walk on to discover more about Marco Polo’s House, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo & Campo S. Maria Formosa and eventually the Convento di S. Zaccaria. You will then head towards Venice’s most iconic bridge - the Rialto. Famous for being the oldest bridge to cross the Grand Canal, its arcade full of small souvenir shops is the best place in Venice to buy Venetian masks and feathers. After walking along this fantastic bridge you will then take a leisurely stroll around the bustling Rialto Market, a picturesque shopping area primarily selling fish and vegetables to the Venetians for more than seven centuries
  • Enjoy a whistle-stop tour of Venice, which is particularly useful for those short on time or new to the city.Commence your tour at the iconic St Mark's Square Snap pictures of St Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace Learn about Venetian architectureWalk to Marco Polo's House Cruise through Venetian's city squares, head towards the Church of San Zaccaria Visit the famous Rialto bridgeStroll around the Rialto Market , famous for its fish and vegetables Iconic Locations The itinerary will begin with a walk around the world famous St Mark’s Square. Probably one of Italy’s most iconic locations and Venice’s largest urban open space; this square is enclosed by the stunning St Mark’s Basilica and the absolutely magnificent Doge’s Palace. You will make a visit to the palace, originally built in 812, and celebrated as one of the best examples of Venetian Gothic architecture in the city. Right next to the Doge’s Palace is St Mark’s Basilica, deemed as an icon of Italian art and culture; it is indeed one of the city’s top highlight. Onto the Rialto Bridge You will then walk on to discover more about Marco Polo’s House, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo & Campo S. Maria Formosa and eventually the Convento di S. Zaccaria. You will then head towards Venice’s most iconic bridge - the Rialto. Famous for being the oldest bridge to cross the Grand Canal, its arcade full of small souvenir shops is the best place in Venice to buy Venetian masks and feathers. After walking along this fantastic bridge you will then take a leisurely stroll around the bustling Rialto Market, a picturesque shopping area primarily selling fish and vegetables to the Venetians for more than seven centuries.

Version 3 – July 08, 2020 16:18

Description Summary
  • Take a whirlwind tour of the must-see highlights in Venice.
  • Take a whirlwind tour of the must-see highlights in Venice.
Description
  • Enjoy a whistle-stop tour of Venice, which is particularly useful for those short on time or new to the city.Commence your tour at the iconic St Mark's Square Snap pictures of St Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace Learn about Venetian architectureWalk to Marco Polo's House Cruise through Venetian's city squares, head towards the Church of San Zaccaria Visit the famous Rialto bridgeStroll around the Rialto Market , famous for its fish and vegetables Iconic Locations The itinerary will begin with a walk around the world famous St Mark’s Square. Probably one of Italy’s most iconic locations and Venice’s largest urban open space; this square is enclosed by the stunning St Mark’s Basilica and the absolutely magnificent Doge’s Palace. You will make a visit to the palace, originally built in 812, and celebrated as one of the best examples of Venetian Gothic architecture in the city. Right next to the Doge’s Palace is St Mark’s Basilica, deemed as an icon of Italian art and culture; it is indeed one of the city’s top highlight. Onto the Rialto Bridge You will then walk on to discover more about Marco Polo’s House, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo & Campo S. Maria Formosa and eventually the Convento di S. Zaccaria. You will then head towards Venice’s most iconic bridge - the Rialto. Famous for being the oldest bridge to cross the Grand Canal, its arcade full of small souvenir shops is the best place in Venice to buy Venetian masks and feathers. After walking along this fantastic bridge you will then take a leisurely stroll around the bustling Rialto Market, a picturesque shopping area primarily selling fish and vegetables to the Venetians for more than seven centuries.
  • Enjoy a whistle-stop tour of Venice, which is particularly useful for those short on time or new to the city.Commence your tour at the iconic St Mark's Square Snap pictures of St Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace Learn about Venetian architectureWalk to Marco Polo's House Cruise through Venetian's city squares, head towards the Church of San Zaccaria Visit the famous Rialto bridgeStroll around the Rialto Market , famous for its fish and vegetables Iconic Locations The itinerary will begin with a walk around the world famous St Mark’s Square. Probably one of Italy’s most iconic locations and Venice’s largest urban open space; this square is enclosed by the stunning St Mark’s Basilica and the absolutely magnificent Doge’s Palace. You will make a visit to the palace, originally built in 812, and celebrated as one of the best examples of Venetian Gothic architecture in the city. Right next to the Doge’s Palace is St Mark’s Basilica, deemed as an icon of Italian art and culture; it is indeed one of the city’s top highlight. Onto the Rialto Bridge You will then walk on to discover more about Marco Polo’s House, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo & Campo S. Maria Formosa and eventually the Convento di S. Zaccaria. You will then head towards Venice’s most iconic bridge - the Rialto. Famous for being the oldest bridge to cross the Grand Canal, its arcade full of small souvenir shops is the best place in Venice to buy Venetian masks and feathers. After walking along this fantastic bridge you will then take a leisurely stroll around the bustling Rialto Market, a picturesque shopping area primarily selling fish and vegetables to the Venetians for more than seven centuries.
Additional Info
  • Please bring comfortable walking shoes / Please bring plenty of water / Please bring any medical requirements you need throughout the day /Please bring suncream and a hat in the event of sunny weather
  • Please bring comfortable walking shoes / Please bring plenty of water / Please bring any medical requirements you need throughout the day /Please bring suncream and a hat in the event of sunny weather
Cancellation Notes
  • Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund
  • Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund
  • Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund
  • Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund