Explore extraordinary architectural masterpieces, learning when and why they were constructed and erected. Learn much of the rich Venetian history, her dialect and mysteries of this enchanting city.
Here we offer two hours away from the crowed, public tours and all the flurry and scurry. Instead we offer a serene guided walking tour. Through a myriad and maze of alleyways towards the famed Opera house “ La Fenice” which had burned down but has been restored to her original glory and onward towards Palazzo Fortuny. You we will appreciate ornate Bovolo spiral staircase known as ‘of the snail’ tucked away in a tiny courtyard and once known as ‘Palace of the Orphans’ then continue on for a view of the Rialto bridge and Grand Canal.
View with us Marco Polo’s residence and Discover the Hunchback of Rialto (a granite statue standing in a field outside the ancient church of San Giacomo di Rialto.) Learn much of the rich Venetian history, her dialect and mysteries of this enchanting city.
Our guides love to regale you with stories and tidbits of history, so don’t be afraid to ask questions.
Explore extraordinary architectural masterpieces, learning when and why they were constructed and erected. Hear of when and how Venice missed the trade routes when the “New World” was discovered, leaving Venice behind in elegant beauty, yet outdated forever; while we stroll the narrow streets, “Calle” to stumble upon secret treasures.
While you explore with us on this tour, learn of the difficulties Venice had to face, accompanied by many wondrous and unique facts about this not so practical but ever magical, precious city.