Essential Venice, Private Tour: 2 Hour Small Group Walking Tour

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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 2 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    Morning departure at 08:30 am , Afternoon departure at 1:30 pm
  • Departure Details :
    We meet at the front gate of Basilica of St. Mark's
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Private walking tour led by a specialist local guide at a relaxed pace. See major highlights of Venice without walking into any museums or churches. See Doge's Palace, St.Mark's Square and Basilica from outside only. Walk the back streets of Venice between venues to enjoy hidden secrets and squares. Discover Venice on foot and enjoy an optional gondola ride to end. You'll spend 2 hours in Venice to see the major highlights without walking into any museums or churches! Essential Venice Tour is the ultimate walking tour in Venice if you only have a single day.

Know More about this tour

If you only have one day to spend in Venice and you don't want to miss any of the major sights or waste time standing in long lines then book our Essential Venice 2 hour walking tour. End the tour with a private gondola ride! 

Get a private tour to take you on a meticulously planned walking tour of Venices top sights in the company of a professional and local guide. 

Never wait in a line, and see St. Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace from outside only.  Enjoy the privileges of a carefully planned Essential Venice tour so that you dont miss any of the sights because of crowds.

Learn about the different  sestieri (districts), meet some of Venices influential rulers, see evidence of its maritime past and discover the prestigious role of the all-important procurators of San Marco.

Learn about some of the  best-known sights in Venice including the Rialto Bridge and St Marks Square.

Youll hear about some of the magnificent artworks that grace the Accademia, learn about the  origins of Venetian masks that are still worn at Carnevale, understand  how the  Bridge of Sighs got its name, and stand spellbound before some of the worlds most outstanding ecclesiastical artworks.

See the splendid St Marks Basilica from outside, and also hear the story behind the  Roman bronze statues of the Horses of Saint Mark. Then, escape the thronging crowds that fill St Marks Plaza and dive down lesser-known alleyways to emerge in peaceful plazas lined with faded grandeur.

Stroll along little-known backstreets of real Venice observing local life and soak up the atmosphere in  secret tree-lined squares bordered by charming pavement cafs.

Finish the tour with a 30-minute private gondola ride. 


  • Professional guide
  • Private tour
  • Walking tour
  • Small group tour ( max 8 people)


  • Lunch
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Interior visits of sites
  • Your guide will help you organize a gondola ride but the tickets are not included.

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Not wheelchair accessible

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