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A Guide In Venice

30126 Venice, Italy
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Superb, first-class tour from Francesca De Stefani, a brilliant guide and interpreter of the city

Before coming to Venice, with my family, including my wife, (and mum, mother-in law and other... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Arran2014
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Dublin, Ireland
Best Venice Guide ever: Loredana Giacomini

My 6 siblings and I took our mother for her 85th birthday to Venice for 8 days this past week. Our... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
descude2018
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Victoria, Canada
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"hour walking tour"
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"grand canal"
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"visited murano"
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"doge's palace"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Before coming to Venice, with my family, including my wife, (and mum, mother-in law and other family members, ) I decided to treat them all and thought it would be wonderful to have a tour, led by a real Venice expert. I did a bit...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 6 siblings and I took our mother for her 85th birthday to Venice for 8 days this past week. Our guide Loredana Giacomini was, hands down, the highlight of our trip. 10 stars out of 5. Professional, elegant, well-spoken, knowledgeable (when Loredana did not...More

Thank descude2018
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

Our group of three enjoyed a delightful day touring Venice with Helene. We began the day with a trip to Burano to see artisan lace being made, and we went to Murano to watch a master glassblower and tour the Schiavon showroom. After a relaxing...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2018

Sabrina possesses all the qualities of the perfect guide-- prompt, super personable, fluent in English, energy and knowledge of the city-- you can't do better--

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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

We had Hélène as our guide in Venice and did the 3 hour land and water tour. First, we are touring with 2 young children (age 7 and 9). So the split between land and water gave us the perfect amount of walking time vs...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2018

My husband and I made a short tour in January and Sabrina Scaglianti was our guide. She made the walking and boat tour so much interesting, full of history and provided a lot of information how to take the best of your stay in Venice....More

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Agiv, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at A Guide In Venice, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Dear Irina, thank you for your kind words: showing you and your husband around has been a pleasure enhanced by the cold yet quiet atmospheres of Venice. January is indeed a great time of the year to enjoy the city and your curiosity and attention...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

My husband and I visited Venice in early January and Nadia Mazzon was our guide. We wanted to see the usual sights, but also the behind the scenes places and craft studios as well, not typically on tours. Nadia is so knowledgeable and answered all...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2017

My wife and I were visiting Venice for the first time prior to a cruise. We had contacted a Guide in Venice and exchanged information about the things that we hoped to see and our schedules. We also exchanged contact information, which was helpful as...More

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Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Having a short stop over on my way home , of course I had to make the most of my 1 afternoon in Venice . I was staying in the Mestre district which has a 10 minute train to Venice for only 1.25 E. If...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

She was just outstanding. Extensive knowledge of the city, history and attractions. Made our visit to Venice so much more memorable. Friendly and warm. I can not say enough good things about our experience with Silvia.

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LIVETOTRAVEL5900
April 24, 2017|
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Response from Sabrina_S_Venice | Property representative |
Dear Kim, Thank you for getting in touch with us. We are glad to inform you we have availability for June 11th and we would be delighted to show you the lesser known corners of Venice sharing our insights and tips. Most of... More
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March 14, 2017|
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Goodafternoon Sir/Madam, You can meet your guide at the maritime station or book a transfer with an assistant at the Port of Venice and from there head to the city center. To get a detailed proposal contact us at the info... More
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1) Your tour operator should be able to pick you up at your cruise terminal if you are touring/staying out of the Venice island. If you have to meet your tour operator it is most likely to be at the Bus/Train... More
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