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  1. Italy
  2. Veneto
  3. Venice
  4. Rialto Bridge

Venice: Traditions, Myths, and Lifestyle Tour

Product ID: 239872
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Discover the most mysterious and unknown places of Venice with a certified Venetian guide. You will visit the typical districts of Cannaregio and Santa Croce, the Rialto Bridge, and much more.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Get to see a secret and unusual Venice through the eyes of a local
  • Listen to Venice myths and legends
  • Explore a carnival mask laboratory to see artisans at work
  • Witness a glass laborartory
  • Encounter the Jewish Ghetto
Full description
After meeting with your guide at the meeting point, you will begin an interesting walk to discover the most mysterious and unknown places of Venice. A true Venetian certified guide will lead you in this fascinating experience throughout your 2.5-hour walking tour.

You will visit the most authentic Venetian districts such as Cannaregio, where life is completely different to the rest of the city, as well as the Ghetto where the Jewish community still live. Later, you will stop by a glass-making laboratory where you will see a local artisan making small glass jewels.

You will then reach Rialto Bridge, one of the most popular tourist spots of the city where you will discover the old trade center complete with its markets where the locals still shop. Last but not least, you will explore Santa Croce where the oldest "mascareri" (creators of carnival masks) are still working following the same traditions from centuries ago.
Includes
  • Certified English-speaking guide
  • Small group consisting of a maximum of 10 people
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Meals and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

In the front of the Chiesa di San Simeon Piccolo (close to the train station)

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• This tour take place mostly outdoors
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
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Walkabout Tours

Product ID: 239872