Venice Free Walking Tour

Tour information

Venice free walking tour team will walk you through the history of Venice, from its legendary foundation on several muddy islands of the lagoon to becoming the most important trading city in Europe. We will take you where others don’t and will tell you the stories you’d never hear otherwise. Our guides have a true passion for Venetian history and will bring to life some of the best local stories and legends that will make your time in Venice unforgettable.

This tour includes:

Foundation of the city — The forest underneath the city — Venetian street names — Social life — Venetian economy — Venetian masks and carnival — Fashion elements — Stories about famous venetians — Typical Venetian foods

Traveler Reviews

  • “Such a lovely start up! Thanks Shannon! :)”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on June2, 2016

    We attended this free walking tour with my family a couple of days ago. It is amazing what these young volunteers do. Shannon, our tour guide, helped us a lot and showed the places that we could…

  • “Great Introduction to Venice”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on June2, 2016

    This tour was a great way for us to get acclimated to Venice.Our guide, Elena (sp?) avoided the typical tourist spots and showed us some of the less-visited areas of the city.She was extremely…

  • “Engaging Local Tour”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on June2, 2016

    Shannon was a fantastic, historically knowledgeable guide who provided a local perspective of Venice. She was engaging with our huge group and was happy to answer any of our questions. It would be…

On arrival

Campo Santi Apostoli isin Cannaregio at the end ofStrada Nuova coming from Railway Station
1. Exit the tran station and turn left on the main street (Rio Terà Lista di Spagna).
2. Follow it for 20 minutes and you will see a square on your right.
3. Meet in the center by the old well

You can reach also by vaporetto stopping at “Ca’ D’oro” – Line number 1

Things to note

Booking for this tour is recommended to reserve your space specially during high season. This helps us to guarantee you’ll receive a top quality tour!

Working days

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From 21:00 to 23:30
Campo Santi Apostoli
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