Make your way to the Hotel Danieli, near Piazza San Marco, to meet your guide and group. Be sure to arrive a few minutes early for your 9am departure time. Please be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes.
Once you get acquainted, head out through the town, strolling over the bridges that span Venice's famous canals. Stop at several artisan workshops, run by craftsmen and women still practicing 15th and 16th century techniques.
Stop at a shop that produces the city's famous gondolas, and a man who makes oars and crutches essential to the boats' operation. Along the way, listen to your guide's insights on the history, culture, and art of Venice.
Your tour concludes after 4 hours; you are free to explore further on your own.