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Free Tour Venice

#41 of 196 Tours in Venice
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Free Tour Venice
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Historically, the first free tour in Venice. With the best guides with open hearts who are willing to show you the real city and give you great tips about where to go and what to see. It's probably the best welcoming tour in the city.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
30124 Venice, Italy
San Marco
+39 345 901 8639
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed the morning tour away from crowds. Enjoyed the newly renovated wooden Accedemia Bridge, learning about early life in Venice, controversial issues here, how to make friends with Italians, what specialties to try, legends, and more! Shannon's speaking style lets information sink in. Her...More

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on morning South tour with Alice, and afternoon North tour with Ricardo. Both were college educated, very intelligent licensed tour guides--just wanting to share their love of the city. Rather than be in the chaos of St Marks Square, the Rialto bridge, etc...More

Thank Matthew K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very fortunate to get the American girl Shannon, as our guide. She knew her stuff,gave enough facts about a certain place without overloading us, introduced humour where appropriate. We are both in our mid 70’s but found the pace easy to maintain. Would...More

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed this walking tour of the Dorsoduro district of Venice with Elisabetta our guide, who gave an informative and entertaining insight into the 'real' Venice that most tourists miss. She also gave some good tips for restaurants (those to go to and those...More

1  Thank markbrothwell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a morning tour as an introduction to Venice, myself and my daughter. The tour covered parts of Venice that we probably would not have visited otherwise. The tour itself was very interesting and our guide, Margherita, also provided information about other areas of...More

Thank CGeddis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a fantastic way to be introduced to the sights and history of Venice and provided insight as to how to plan the remainder of our trip! The best part was our excellent tour guide Anastaysia who provided not only a great overview of...More

Thank jessehildebrand4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour was lovely and our guide Anastasiya was the best! She was so informative and gave us lots of helpful tips for places to eat, unique places to visit, and how to avoid long lines! We used every piece of advice she gave us....More

1  Thank Julia H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Anastasya was an excellent tour guide! She is very passionate about Venice and wants everyone on the tour to make the most of their time in the city. She gave us useful time-saving tips, directed us to amazing restaurants, and took time to answer all...More

Thank ennshik
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour was full of many interesting historical facts about the city and the republic of Venice, but the best part was our tour guide - she gave us so many useful tips for navigating the city, skipping line ups, and where to eat. Her...More

1  Thank Alexandra H
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

The tour was great, Anastasia - amazing. The weather was horrible, though I thought the tour shouldn't be taking place,because it was really cold and raining,Anastasia kept going with her amazing energy and passion about the city. She told us such interesting stories about everything...More

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San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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March 2, 2017|
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Response from Chrisgale | Reviewed this property |
Yes get skip the line tickets, I spent most of the morning in Doges palace it's very big. Venice Free Walking tours has a Facebook page, there are two firms with similar names . They leave you near something else... More
February 2, 2017|
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Response from AbbyUmer | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are different areas covered at different times of the day. There is a morning tour and one that starts at 4:00. Check on the free walking tours website (just google it). You have to register and your name has to be... More