Discover the major highlights of Venice in three hours, led by an expert local guide and including the two must-see sites: Doge’s Palace and Basilica of St. Mark.
Enjoy the benefits of pre-reserved tickets!
Discover one of the most charming neighborhoods in Venice on a guided tour and choose to include Guggenheim Museum tickets.
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Explore Dorsoduro, an enchanting and authentic district in Venice, known for its unparalleled charm and tranquility, away from the bustling crowds of tourists found elsewhere. As we meander along, you’ll be treated to the sight of a beautiful church, offering a breathtaking panorama of Giudecca Island and the Giudecca Canal, while strolling along the picturesque Zattere promenade.
For those seeking a delectable treat, make sure to indulge in the renowned Nico Gelato Shop’s exquisite Gianduiotto, a divine blend of hazelnut and cream. Marvel at the splendid view of the historic Gondola Shipyard of San Trovaso, where gondolas continue to be crafted and restored.
Moving forward, delve into the heart of Dorsoduro, the captivating Campo Santa Margherita, boasting delightful cafes and unassuming eateries. Here, you’ll discover the fascinating tale of one of the last floating vegetable market boats remaining in Venice.
Our journey continues at the Pantalon Church, a magnificent 17th-century edifice adorned with Giovanni Antonio Fumiani’s awe-inspiring canvas painting on its ceiling, a true masterpiece. Notably, you’ll also witness a rare sighting of the only Bansky graffiti in Venice, as well as uncover traces of a hidden ancient Casino, The Casin dei Nobili.
Further along, we encounter Campo San Vio and the Anglican Church, followed by the iconic Peggy Guggenheim Museum, where the esteemed art collector resided until her passing. Throughout the tour, feel free to engage your guide with any queries you may have about these remarkable landmarks.
Our excursion concludes at the Custom House, presenting a magnificent vista of Saint Mark’s Basin. Rest assured, your tour guide will gladly assist in planning the remainder of your day, suggesting an itinerary tailored to your preferences.
Enhance your experience at the Dorsoduro Artistic and Cultural Hub with our optional Peggy Guggenheim Museum tickets. Immerse yourself in the vibrant world of 20th-century European and American art.
After leaving your guide, have leisure time at the Guggenheim Museum to discover the masterpieces such as the captivating artistry of the Hannelore B. and Rudolph B. Schulhof Collection, and the stunning sculptures adorning the Nasher Sculpture Garden.
Conclude your tour by exploring the works of prominent Italian futurists and American modernists working in such genres as Cubism, Surrealism, and abstract expressionism. (Please note that a guided tour of the Museum is not included.)
We meet in front of the Accademia Gallery. Here is the Google Maps link.
Your guide will be waiting with a sign that says Walks In Europe.