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Ghosts of Venice - Discovering the unknown

When the sun goes down and the night falls, let yourself be transported back in time and immerse yourself in a mysterious and secret Venice, made up of unsolved enigmas, compelling legends and thrilling stories handed down to the Venetians from generation to generation, from father to son, over the centuries. An evocative itinerary halfway between myth and reality, which will introduce you to the most obscure and fascinating side of the city: an expert guide will take you through silent hallways and desert squares, telling stories along the way and illustrating you the places that have been the scene of curious stories and unexplained events.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Excursion to Venice from Rome

Cover the highlights of Venice in a single day during this whirlwind small-group trip from Rome. Travel comfortably in a scenic, high-speed train, and enjoy front-door hotel transfers for a VIP experience. Hit all the main attractions—from Saint Mark’s Square to the Grand Canal—with a private guide on-hand to give you enriching historical background on the UNESCO-listed city and lagoon.
  • Duration: 12 hours
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  • Duration: 12 hours
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Venice Private Tour

Explore top landmarks in Venice with a private guide during this half-day tour. Customize the itinerary according to your interests and visit city highlights including St. Mark’s Basilica, the Bridge of Sighs, and Doge’s Palace. See a glass-blowing demonstration in Murano and climb aboard a gondola for a private ride.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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4-Hour Venice Walking tour with Skip the line Doge's Palace & St Mark's Basilica

Saint Marks Basilica and the Doges Palace are two landmarks rarely left off any Venice Itinerary, but their popularity means that visitors often spend more time queuing outside than exploring inside. Visit both on this 4-hour tour, including skip-the-line entrance and a walking tour of romantic Venice.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Kids Walking Tour Through Venice's Treasures

Discover the main highlights of the city of Venice in 3 hours. With our private child friendly guide you will visit the world-known St Mark's Basilica with its museum. Then your tour proceed with the visit of the Doge Palace. A Venice experience is not complete without a water tour: at the end of 3 hours, you will have a 30 minutes ride on a gondola (private just for your family). Enjoy our kids tour of Venice!
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Porec day trip to evening Venice private tour for 6 people

The tour is unique because price includes:ride by boat from the parking lot to the city center ( along the Jewish canal) guidingride with a taxi boat on the grande canal when we return (you will see all aristocratic palaces)transport with a comfortable van with beverages
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Medieval walled towns, Palladian villa, Renaissance and Middle Ages private tour

This is a private full day excursion to visit the medieval walled towns of Cittadella and Castelfranco Veneto, as well to discover the renaissance Palladian villa Emo. If you are interested on Middle Ages and Renaissance history, this is the suggested tour to spend with your professional English speaking driver and a licenced local guide. In conclusion, this day journey is to discover the period of the Lords and the Signories, as well as the renaissance time with masterpieces of Giorgione and Palladio.
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
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Private A day in Venice: the most romantic art city in the world

Discover the beautiful bridges and canals of Venice on a private day trip departing from Florence. Travel past the Bridge of Sighs, St. Mark's Square and famous Ducal Palace on a 2-hour walking tour, hearing the rich history of the city from your private guide. Then enjoy free time to explore on your own, visiting the islands of Murano and Burano or taking a scenic gondola ride. This tour can be customized to your own special interests, and will conclude with transportation back to Florence in the evening.
  • Duration: 12 hours
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  • Duration: 12 hours
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Private Tour: San Francesco del Deserto and Burano

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of Venice for a half-day tour to a pair of historic, serene islands in the Venetian Lagoon. Travel aboard a private motorboat to the island of San Francesco del Deserto for a tour of a 13th-century friary founded by St Francis of Assisi. Next, cruise over to the quiet community of Burano, known for its traditional lacemaking workshops and colorful fishermen’s huts. Enjoy the personalized attention of a private guide during this memorable island escape.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Verona art city, Valpolicella wine tasting full day private tour

Full day excursion to visit Verona the town of Romeo and Juliet, and to taste the wines of the Valpolicella area including one of the most important Italian wine: the Amarone. Private tour that includes a 7 seats van with professional driver.
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
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Private exclusive Venice and Murano full day guided tour

-Visit the best of Venice and the lagoon in one day with a private customized tour lead by a local Venetian licensed  guide. Fall in love with the splendor of Venice, the past and present of this unique city on the water. Discover how the city was built and the unique history of a great civilisation that made this miracle possible. -Full day  guided tour of Venice and Murano island on foot & by boat  -Enjoy the city with a professional local guide and art historian -Discover the ancient Art of Glass Making -Learn about the History of Glass and a have a panoramic view of Murano -Explore the highlights of Venice and walk off the beaten pathOn Sunday morning or religious feasts due to the services in the basilica, the visits can be reinversed.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Castle, medieval village, olive oil mill, Venetian baroque garden private tour

A private tour to discover the southern region of the Euganean Hills, in the Veneto region close to Venice. During this excursion you will visit a medieval village member of the association of small Italian towns of historical interest that the famous Italian poet Francesco Petrarca chose to spend the last four years of his life: Arquà. Here you will visit an olive oil mill to taste their products and to have some useful information about this important ingredient of the Mediterranean diet. Close-by the garden of Villa Barbarigo-Pizzoni Ardemani, known as one of the most beautiful, the most intricate and unspoiled, among Venetian baroque gardens. You will end this day journey with a guided visit of the castle located in the town of Monselice.
  • Duration: 7 to 8 hours
  • Duration: 7 to 8 hours
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The Golden Basilica Tour. The Basilica in Saint Mark's Square in Venice.

You will spend 1 hour surrounded by the Golden Mosaics in the Basilica of St. Mark. You will understand the meaning of the main mosaics, representing the main moments in Jesus Christ's life. Following Gioacchino da Fiore's thought you will realize the meaning of what's around you. Then, I will take you to discover the facade of the Basilica, covered by the precious marbles coming from Constantinople.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Art History and Living History

Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Venice with a visit to museum Ca’ Rezzonico with a local expert guide followed by  a visit with a Count or Countess.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Verona Romeo and Juliet's town, Valpolicella wine region, Amarone tasting

With a comfortable minivan and a professional English speaking driver you will spend a morning to visit the town of Romeo and Juliet with important monuments of the Italian history: Verona. A beautiful city of art, located at the foot of the last offshoots of the Alps and crossed by the second longest Italian river, the Adige, that descends from the Alpine valleys into the Adriatic sea. The town preserves a Roman Amphitheater, walls and gates, as well as beautiful Romanesque and Gothic churches and interesting public buildings. You will spend the afternoon in the Valpolicella, an important Italian wine region where they produce also the Amarone. After a sightseeing tour to the landscape, you will end your journey in a winery to visit the cellar and to taste their production.
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
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Venice Private Tour for Families with Gondola Ride

Visiting Venice with kids in tow? This private sightseeing tour is specially designed for families, with a focus on child-friendly activities and commentary that’s as entertaining as it is educational. Avoid the queues with skip-the-line entrance to St Mark’s Basilica and Doge's Palace; enjoy a walking tour of St Mark's Square and the Bridge of Sighs; and discover the Byzantine treasures of St Mark's Museum. Stop along the way to tuck into a complimentary ice cream, then hop aboard a traditional gondola for a 30-minute ride along the Venetian canals.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Lamborghini factory Tour halfday from Venice

The guide driver that will accompany you was the first guide hired in Lamborghini in 2006 and has worked there for several years. The tour is unique and an experience to Live!
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
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  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
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Historical Fortifications in the Lagoon of Venice

Journey off the typical tourist path to discover the fascinating history and fortifications of the Venetian Lagoon. On this private tour, board a motorized Bora cruiser and explore this unique aquatic ecosystem from a local’s perspective. Learn how the lagoon once provided the main defense system of Venice’s maritime republic, and see medieval fortifications including St Andrew’s Fort, Maximilian Tower and the Old Fort of Treporti. Enjoy the personalized attention of a private guide while discovering a side of Venice that most visitors miss.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Private Venice Shore Excursion with Gondola Ride

Spend an unforgettable day at port with this completely private shore excursion in Venice including a 2-hour city tour and romantic gondola ride along the city famous canals. Skip the line at the magnificent St. Mark's Cathedral, where you'll admire the glittering Palo d’Oro, and take a tour through centuries of Venetian history and intrigue at the Doge’s Palace. Round-trip transfers from the cruise terminal make for a seamless, stress-free experience.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Venice Private Tour of the Historical Monuments

Capped at eight people for a personalized experience, this private walking tour covers the highlights of Venice in a single stroll—the perfect introduction for first-time visitors. Beat the crowds with skip-the-line admission tickets to Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Basilica, and save the hours-long wait for more sightseeing. You’ll also head to the history-packed Bridge of Sighs during this scenic Venice crash course.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Palatul Ducal Venetia cu ghid roman Cristina Caragia

Am terminat universitatea de arhitectura la Bucuresti si pe urma a doua facultate tot in arhitectura a terminat-o la Venezia. Am obtinut licenta de ghid turistic in 2012. O sa va arat cu placere acest minunat palat, o sa vedem cel mai mare tablou din lume, de 25X7 m, al pictorului Tintoretto.De asemenea o sa vizitam Sala cu Arme, Inchisorile, o sa povestim despre istoria Republicii Veneziane La Serenissima si legende curioase despre Casanova.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Kid-Friendly Guided Tour of Venice Accademia Galleries & St Maria della Salute

On this 2-hour private tour your family will be accompanied by a professional guide in a fascinating visit to the Accademia Galleries, an exceptional Venetian art museum located in Dorsoduro district. You will also enter the beautiful church of S. Maria della Salute and learn about its history. On your itinerary you will find historical buildings and a pleasant landscape, as you walk along the Grand Canal and the Giudecca Canal. Your kids will be completely involved in the tour and they will love all the wonders of Venice. Even in the museum, they can learn about extraordinary masterpieces and have a great time thanks to the activities organized by your kid-friendly guide.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Express Tour Of Venice Highlights

Our Express Tour of Venice Highlights allow you to visit the main highlights of the city in just 2 hours with a private licensed guide. Enjoy a tour with a local guide that knows Venice as the back of the hands. Your tours starts ad St.mark's square, than you can enjoy the most famous church of Venice and enter in the St. Mark's Basilica, then move to the Doge's Place, once belonging to the rulers of Venice.Your itinerary continues: you will proceed to the Bridge of Sighs with your private guide and admire also the Canal Grande. If you have limited time in Venice this is the perfect tour for you.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Umag day trip from Umag to Venice with a comfortable van

The guide will tell you many interesting facts about this great Republic, that ruled peninsula Istria for500 years, between 13th and 18th century: how it all began and who was the father of Serenissima,who and how built it - the guide will tell you the story of Venice
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
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