First time in venice

Risorsa 72elena webPrivate tour

pin-20-ppc-copiaSt. Mark’s square

2 hours

Walking tour

Discovering Venice for the first time is magical – you’re bound to be enthralled by this singular city. Lose yourself amongst the labyrinth of streets as all of your questions are answered. Discover why the city was built in the middle of the lagoon, and how its architects pulled off this remarkable feat of engineering. Learn why the city has 438 bridges, how its wells and sanitation systems work, and why the bell towers often lean. Discuss the Grand Canal and acqua alta – as well as the famous rubber boots and temporary wooden walkways used to get around when the city floods. Learn about traditional and modern Venetian boats, and relish the tales of some of Venice’s most colorful characters: Marco Polo, Vivaldi and Casanova.

Learn about the inner workings of Venice

Gain answers to all of your questions

Get a first taste of Venice

160 € /tour

Important info

Cost: € 80 per hour

The winged lion column in St. Mark’s Square (see map) or your hotel in central Venice

To cancel or reschedule a tour, please contact elenacattafi@gmail.com

  • If you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, you will receive a full reimbursement.
  • If you cancel between 72 and 48 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, 50% of the cost of the tour will be refunded.
  • If you cancel fewer than 48 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, the cost of the tour will not be refunded.
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First time in Venice

Risorsa 72elena webPrivate tour

pin-20-ppc-copiaSt. Mark’s square

crono-20-pc2 hours

Risorsa 74elena web

Walking tour

Discovering Venice for the first time is magical – you’re bound to be enthralled by this singular city. Lose yourself amongst the labyrinth of streets as all of your questions are answered. Discover why the city was built in the middle of the lagoon, and how its architects pulled off this remarkable feat of engineering. Learn why the city has 438 bridges, how its wells and sanitation systems work, and why the bell towers often lean. Discuss the Grand Canal and acqua alta – as well as the famous rubber boots and temporary wooden walkways used to get around when the city floods. Learn about traditional and modern Venetian boats, and relish the tales of some of Venice’s most colorful characters: Marco Polo, Vivaldi and Casanova.

Cost: € 80 per hour

The winged lion column in St. Mark’s Square (see map) or your hotel in central Venice

To cancel or reschedule a tour, please contact elenacattafi@gmail.com

  • If you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, you will receive a full reimbursement.
  • If you cancel between 72 and 48 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, 50% of the cost of the tour will be refunded.
  • If you cancel fewer than 48 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, the cost of the tour will not be refunded.

160 €/tour

Learn about Tintoretto’s quarter.
Gain answers to all of your questions.
Get a first taste of Venice.

Visit Venice’s most famous sites.
Gaze upon the golden mosaics in St. Mark’s Basilica. Skip the lines and make the most of your time in Venice.

Learn about the inner workings of Venice.
Gain answers to all of your questions.
Get a first taste of Venice.

Visit Venice’s most famous sights.
Discover enchanting settings and hidden gems.
Make the most of your time in Venice.

Help your kids fall in love with Venice.
Hunt for hidden treasures amidst Venice’s hidden nooks and crannies.Enjoy a kid-friendly tour that’s fun for the whole family.

Set sail on Italy’s largest lagoon.
Discover how Murano glass is made.
Snap a photo of Burano’s brightly colored homes.

Visit Venice’s ghetto.
Discover the origins of the word “ghetto”.
Learn why the “Old Ghetto” was actually built after than the “New Ghetto”.

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