• Tour code: 7152VENICEORIENTAL
  • Location: Venice, Italy
  • Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

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Silk. Spice. Coffee. All were traded by medieval Venetian merchants in the Far East. And it’s a part of the city’s history that you’ll learn all about on this 2-hour walking tour of Venice. Explore Rialto Bridge Market, Marco Polo’s house and the Cannaregio neighborhood as you learn about the maritime empire of medieval Venice, and then finish with a cup of coffee — a much-loved import. This small-group experience runs with a maximum of 15 people for a personalized tour.


  • 2-hour historical walking tour of Venice with a local guide
  • Discover the Eastern influences that shaped Venice
  • Listen to tales about the city's medieval traders on a walk through the Canareggio district
  • See the site of Marco Polo’s home, and the Rialto Bridge Market that is inspired by Middle Eastern souks
  • Admire the Church of Madonna dell’Orto with its mix of architectural styles
  • Sample coffee at a traditional roasting house and hear how merchants imported it from the east
  • Small-group tour limited to 15 people ensures a more intimate experience

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What You Can Expect

Venice and Echoes of the Orient: Walking Tour and Coffee Tasting

Sample coffee on a historical walking tour of Venice!

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