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Venice Urban Adventures

Cannaregio, 30121 Venice, Italy
+39 3489808566
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Ranked #7 of 97 Activities in Venice
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Tours
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description: Local Experiences in Venice! Off the beaten path Food & Wine Tour in town!
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Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
18 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

We did the food and wine tour with out guide Elisabetta. We had a really good time following her and arriving at different little places to sample the foods and wine. She also gave us information as we walked around on the history of Venice and the buildings. She was right take one street back from Zombie street and its... 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 tour with Elisabetta. We hope to see you back in another Urban Adventures destination soon! Kind Regards from the entire team in Venice. More

Hawthorn,Co.Durham
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67 reviews 67 reviews
21 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

We were part of a group of 12 participating all others were from the US. We had brilliant time and thoroghly enjoyed the evening and the company of everyone. Claire was a fabulous host and we learnt so much more about eating in Venice and local customs. The food was fabulous and the wine was really good....could not fault the... More

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

Thank you! Thank you for your amazing feedback! We are really happy to read the great time you had on tour with Claire and the fact you came back to some of the venues on tour the days after! We hope to see you in another Urban Adventures destination soon! Kind Regards from the entire team in Venice. More

Fayetteville, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Fantastic Foody Adventure Tour mixed with wine and history. We had a fantastic hostess/tour guide,too!

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

Grazie Mille/Thank you for your great review! We are really happy to read you had a great time on tour with Urban Adventures in Venice! We hope to have you back on tour soon! Regards from the entire Venice Urban Adventures team. More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We took this tour on the 12th of July with Claire and it was a highlight of our European holiday. Claire's knowledge of the history, culture, and food was extensive and freely shared. The food was delicious as was the wine and we enjoyed the extras such as the walk through the fish markets and the ride across the Grand... More

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

Thank you for your amazing review! We are glad you had a great time on tour with Claire! We are happy to read you enjoyed everything on tour from wine to food & culture lessons! Looking foward to have you again on tour in Venice with Urban Adventures! Kind Regards from the entire team in Venice. More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Me and my daughter did the Wine and Cicchetti Tour the day after we arrived in Venice. Have to say it was one of the best we have ever been on. We had a lovely guide called Elizabetta . The wine and cicchetti were of a very good quality. Our guide also gave us lots of information about Venice as... More

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

Grazie Mille Linda for your great review about our tour! We are really happy to read you had an amazing time with Elisabetta on tour! We hope to see you back in another Urban Adventures tour soon! Regards from the entire Venice Urban Adventures team. More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Our tour guide, Elizabeth, was awesome and we got to see and eat at a lot of restaurants that we would never have thought to stop at. The city can be kind of overwhelming with all of the tourists so it's nice to have someone show you nice places where you can go. It was definitely worth every penny and... More

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

Thank you for your feedback! We are really glad to read your fantastic experience on tour with Urban Adventures! It is really rewarding seeing that thanks to our tour you had a great holiday in Venice! Hope to see you back soon in another tour with our company! Kind Regards from the entire Venice Urban Adventures team. More

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

If you are visiting Venice in the summer, I recommend talking the evening tour (5:30 ~ 8:30) since it's always more enjoyable to eat and drink when the temperatures are a bit more comfortable. Plus, since the tour ends around 8:30, it's the perfect time to grab dinner or continue to enjoy the local bars with new friends that you... More

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

Thank you! Grazie mille for your fantastic review about our tour! We are really happy to read you had a great time with Claire and well, see that you enjoyed the entire experience plus the after tour drinks! We hope to see you back in Venice soon! Or in another Urban Adventures destination around the Globe! Kind Regards from the... More

Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Please do this tour to sa e yourself beinv ripped off by restaurants in the main streets of Venice! We thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Clara! She was extremley knowleable, bright and bubbly, making our tour all the more interesting! We sampled some wonderful local food & wines that I enjoyedso much, I returned to one place in particular the... More

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

Grazie mille for your fantastic review! We are really happy to read you had a great time on tour! Is great to see that after your Tour Leader's reccomendations on tour you had a better time in Venice! We hope to see you back soon in another Urban Adventures tour! Regards from the entire team of Venice Urban Adventures. More

Vienna, Austria
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This tour was great fun! It included 4 stops, various cicchetti (which is like appetizers for the locals, we tried llittle sandwiches, seafood with polenta, deep-fried olives, and even a cookie), along with different wines and prosecco. Paired with the wine, the sampled foods were definitely enough to equal a meal. Everything was really good and away from the more... More

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

Thank you for your great review! We are really happy to read you had a great time with Claire and the fact that you loved all the food & wine on tour! We hope you come back to Venice soon! Regards from the entire Venice Urban Adventures team! More

Cary, North Carolina
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39 reviews 39 reviews
22 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We had a fantastic time on our tour. It was my husband's birthday and we toasted him in one of the bars and the entire bar sang Happy Birthday in English and then Italian! The guide was excellent, our group was fun to hang out with, we learned much about the real Venice and their food and way of life.

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

Thank you! Grazie mille for your great feedback! We love to read you enjoyed the tour lots, (even the singing for your husband's birthday!) It is really nice to read you got another side of Venice after doing the tour with us! Hope to see you back in Venice soon! Regards from the entire Venice Urban Adventures team! More

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