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A Guide In Venice

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Address: Venice, Italy
Phone Number: +393899618900

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Great overview of Venice with Helene

We were a party of 9, two families with teenage children and spent a wonderful day with Helene . With limited time available and a desire to see the islands of Murano and Burano... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were a party of 9, two families with teenage children and spent a wonderful day with Helene . With limited time available and a desire to see the islands of Murano and Burano as well as the San Marco, Helene ensured that we maximised our Venetian experience. Helene was knowledgeable, friendly and accommodating and we really enjoyed our day... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly Recommended!! For something different my daughter and I took the personalized shopping tour with Helene and we had a wonderful time! Helene took us to all kinds of local stores far from the tourists (as requested), and along the way gave us tips about shopping in Venice, along with information and history about where we were shopping. Helene was... More 

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Grafton, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Legions of visitors float through Venice with many leaving the city devoid of a deeper appreciation of what they are witnessing. Our time with Sabrina deepened and enriched our understanding of how Venetians labored, fought and interacted with other empires. She is an adroit storyteller, a docent whose enthusiasm for her city is both authentic and contagious. This private tour... More 

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arranged with A Guide in Venice for two different tours on two consecutive days before boarding our cruise ship for the Greek Islands. Stefano, a Venetian architect, lead us through St. Mark's Basilica, behind the golden alter, and upstairs to get a glimpse of the four bronze horses, and out on the terrace to view the action and crowds... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a half day tour with Helene Salvadori based on the recommendation of a friend and are so glad we did. Helene made the city come alive for us and showed us parts of it we never would have seen. Venice is a very busy city with lots of tourists and it was such a treat to have Helene... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I had one day in Venice. I found Sabrina on TripAdvisor and arranged with her that she would guide us for four hours. What a great decision! Sabrina is very interesting, speaks excellent English and is a native of Venice, so you feel that you are being shown around this famous town by someone who truly knows... More 

Thank Eliezer B
Bradenton, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

To celebrate our daughter's college graduation and our 50th birthdays respectively we decided to visit several cities in Italy. For our Venice segment I had been told by a family friend of Sabrina Scaglioni, a guide with A guide in Venice tour company. This was a great decision!!! Through emails that were quickly responded to and Margaret's suggestions we planned... More 

Thank Patricia A
Ghent, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

The very nice and friendly signora Scagliati gave me wonderful and historical directions and information during the walk from Rialto Bridge over Campo San Polo to the Riva of Dorsoduro!! very intense and knowledgeable. strongly recommended!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

we have spent Two days with Helen, she is all you are looking to find with a guide. She nice and friendly, extreemly knoladgable in the art and history of Venice, she lives in Venice so she is realy a Venetian which is important and she is very atentive to the the wishes of her customers. we highly recommand Zvi

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Contacted Sabrina, via email, following recommendation from a friend, receiving a prompt response. Various suggestions were given and a 3 hour walking tour was arranged. She met us promptly at our hotel on our first day and confirmed places we were to visit and if there were any changes we would like to make to our tour. We walked through... More 

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