Venice city tour: discover the main attractions on foot with a local

About this activity

Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 4 km
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Duration 1h 30m
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
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Tour preview

Hosted by Alina
  • Admire panoramic views of the city from the Rialto Bridge
  • Make your Instagram feed stand out by exploring Piazza San Marco
  • Discover Europe's first coffee-brewing cafe
  • Discover the lifehacks of Venetian masks
  • Find the spot that seals love forever
From the perspective of a local, this walking tour explores Venice's past and present. You will see all the main attractions that the city has to offer. It starts with a visit to the Riva degli Schiavoni embankment. Here you will discover the story behind the creation of Venice. You will also learn why the water is so dangerous for the city and why locals flee from it. Passing by the famous Bridge of Singhs, you will learn why it's not so romantic as you think. On that pass, you will find information on cruel Venetian prisons and the only person who escaped them. You will first walk to the sea gates and after that you will be taken to the heart of Venice, Piazza San Marco. This is going to be the most intense part of the tour. Here you will be able to see all the major attractions and get all the information you need about Venice's history. Additionally, you will find a spot where you can hide from the crowds of tourists. The tour will end with an opportunity for you to stroll around the Rialto Market- There you can experience the most authentic Venetian food. Get ready for your journey!

What's included

  • Venetian lifehack for avoiding crowds
  • Venetian masks recommendations
  • The secret spot to make love last forever
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Riva degli Schiavoni
Riva degli Schiavoni
Rialto Mercato
Fondamenta Vin Castello, Rialto Mercato
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at
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Meet the host, Alina
On WeGoTrip since 2022
My career has been in tourism for the last 10 years, so I will do my best to give you a sense of Italy based on my personal experiences. I am one of the most cosmopolitan people on earth: native to Russia from georgian-russian...

1 rating & review

December 2022
Great tour! I was satisfied and in a good mood!

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