PAst And Present Trade Places - Venice

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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    Pick up at 9.00 am
  • Departure Details :
    San Marcuola, Vaporetto Stop
  • Return Details :
    End of the tour: Rialto zone
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Duration 3 hours, Subject to a minimum number of participants, on Thursday and Saturday, at 09.00 h. Meeting point: San Marcuola, at the Vaporetto-stop.  

Know More about this tour

Venice is well known as the City of trade. There was a rich trade with the Orient, that also inspired the building of some of the Palaces and Churches, goods of any kind, Precious silks Spice, jewel and gold arrived daily in the old port of the City, Rialto. Merchants for everywhere coming to Venice for their business had some dedicated place to trade and to stay, those places are known as Fonteghi from the Arab Funduq (modest house inn). Those palaces become rapidly real Markets,  storage rooms and primitive Inns. We begin our visit from Campo dei Mori, that it is in Cannaregio Sestiere, where near we can see also Palazzo Cammello. 

The Campo dei Mori and Palazzo Cammello was an area or the place of  merchants that came from Peloponnese. They were merchants of silks, that came at Venice on 1112, and where they built the Mastelli Palace. We continue our walk until we reach Fondaco dei Turchi. The fondaco served as a combination home,  warehouse, and market for the Turkish traders, as the Fondaco dei Tedeschi served as headquarters and restricted living quarters for German foreigners. After we reach Fondaco dei Tedeschi. The headquarters and restricted living quarters of the city' German merchants. Our tour ends in the fantastic Rialtos market, with a short Spritz break. Rialto is and has been for many centuries the financial and commercial centre of Venice. We can see and know the importance of this market and his evolution. 

Inclusions

  • Local guide

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

A minimum of XX people per booking is required

May be operated by a guide who knows more lenguages