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Venice Urban Adventures

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Address: Cannaregio, 30121 Venice, Italy
Phone Number: +39 348 980 8566
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: Local Food & Wine Tour in Venice/ Off-The-Beaten track tour itineraries on...
Local Food & Wine Tour in Venice/ Off-The-Beaten track tour itineraries on request / Yoga, Beach & Brunch Summer Tours.
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Great way to start your visit!

Get off the beaten path right away and enjoy delicious food and wine with a local. You'll get a feel for getting around the city and love every minute of it. I'd recommend doing... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 27, 2015
J-Teezy
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Get off the beaten path right away and enjoy delicious food and wine with a local. You'll get a feel for getting around the city and love every minute of it. I'd recommend doing the tour your first night in town, even if you think you'll be too tired.

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Nottingham
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59 reviews 59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Been to Venice many times & visited the odd bacaro, but not those round the market. This is a great introduction into that style of eating (& drinking) if you're a little nervous about exploring on your own (which we aren't). A lot of the enjoyment comes from those you meet & swap stories with. Elizabetta was a great &... More 

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CeciliaCy, Manager at Venice Urban Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you! Thank you for your amazing review with the explanation of how much you enjoyed our Cicchetti & Wine tour! We hope you come back to Venice soon and we really hope to see you again in another Urban Adventures tour! Perhaps in other destination too! Kind Regards from the entire team of Venice Urban Adventures! More 

Morpeth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Elizabetha was a wonderful guide who gave us a history lesson and a friendly introduction to bars we would not have had the nerve to visit otherwise. It was like friends going out together and I loved it. Just glad I didn't have to cross the canal after all the wine! Just go on this tour - you won't regret... More 

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CeciliaCy, Manager at Venice Urban Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your amazing review! We are really happy to read you had a great time with Elisabetta on tour! We are aware you love the Cicchetti samples and the wines, thumb up to the Venetian cuisine! We hope to see you soon in another Urban Adventures destination! Regards from the entire team of Venice Urban Adventures. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We did the same type of tour with Urban Adventures in Barcelona (Tapas Tour) and this was not even close to as enjoyable. Portions were small and we were rushed. Complained to Venice office of Urban Adventures and even though we told them that we loved the Barcelona tour all they could say was that the tour "must not have... More 

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CeciliaCy, Manager at Venice Urban Adventures, responded to this review

Dear George R., As already mentioned in the several emails we share, we do believe our product, itinerary and inclusions were to the regular level of quality & service on tour. Five fantastic historical & family own venues with 5 sample of local organic food and 5 local wines included on the price of the tour. We also believe our... More 

London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

Really good tour with some interesting venues and great food. Elizabetta always went out of her way for us. Highly recommend. Was my favourite tour in Venice.

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CeciliaCy, Manager at Venice Urban Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! We are really happy to read the fantastic time you had on tour with Elisabetta! Also a big thank you for consider us the best tour in Venice! We hope to have you back on Urban Adventures soon! Kind Regards from the entire team of Venice Urban Adventures. More 

London
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4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

A hugely enjoyable tour of places where Venetians live and eat. Our guide, Elisabetta, gave us a real insight into Venetian food, drink and history.

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CeciliaCy, Manager at Venice Urban Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you! Thank you for your wonderful review about our Cicchetti & Wine tour with Elisabetta. We hope you come back to Venice soon! Regards from the entire team of Venice Urban Adventures. More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This tour was wonderful and made so by the fabulous tour guide Elisabetta and the yummy food and wine that we tasted. Would recommend highly for all visitors to this magical city.

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CeciliaCy, Manager at Venice Urban Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your great feedback! We are really happy to read you had a fantastic time in our Cicchetti and Wine tour with Elisabetta as your Tour Leader! We are also glad you recommend 100% our tour to other travellers thinking on coming over to Venice! We hope to see you back in another Urban Adventures experience soon! Kind... More 

Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Highly recommend this tour. Our tour guide (Yoli) was wonderful! Next time I am in Venice, I will do this tour again. Thank you Urban Adventures!

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CeciliaCy, Manager at Venice Urban Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review! We are extremely happy you enjoyed your time with Iole on tour! We are looking foward to have you back with Urban Adventures' tours! Kind Regards from the Venice team! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

loved this tour, loved venues, loved tour guide and enjoyed meeting new friends. Great value for money. Gave us a good understanding for our week ahead in Venice

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CeciliaCy, Manager at Venice Urban Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your great feedback! We are delight to read our local travel tips on tour were useful for your stay in Venice! We hope to see you back with Urban Adventures soon! Regards from the Venice Urban Adventures team! More 

New York City, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Elizabeth was our guide and our tour was fun and informative. We re-visited the restaurants/cicchetti bars from our tour. Definitely recommend!

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CeciliaCy, Manager at Venice Urban Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic feedback! We are really happy to read you had a great time with Elisabetta on tour! It is nice to see you love the venues on tour so much that you came back to all of them after! Looking foward to have you in another Urban Adventures experience soon! Regards from the entire team of... More 

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