Venice Orientation Tour

With our expert licensed guide, this tour is designed to orientate you to Venice and introduce you to the best highlights and history of the "Serenissima"


  • Duration: 2 hrs
  • Type of tour: Private tour

Tour description

A maze of bridges and canals, Venice is enchanting for a first time visitor. Don't get lost in this aquatic labyrinth! Place your itinerary in the capable hands of the guides of Secrets Italy. We have carefully designed a complete Private Venice Tour that visits all of the highlights and optimizes your time.

With our Venice City Tour, we will hang out in St. Mark's Square as well as skip long lines and enter the dazzling St. Mark's Basilica. One of the most beautiful spots in all of Italy, you will be awestruck by the Basilica's incredible Byzantine art and be able to discover many noteworthy masterpieces such as the Pala d'Oro (the Golden Cloth).

Outside among the canals, we will pass the characteristic glass and silk merchants and stop by famous Venetian landmarks such as the Rialto Bridge and Bridge of Sighs where we will learn their fascinating stories. This Venice City Tour concludes at St. Mark's Square where you will be able to continue exploring on your own, having had an optimal introduction to the "Serenissima."

Looking for something more in your Venice Private tour? Personalize your visit - our expert guides are here to help! Just send us a message to get started.

List of Sights Visited

  • St. Mark's Square
  • Rialto Bridge
  • Doge's Palace (optional)
  • St. Mark's Basilica
  • Bridge of Sighs


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