Venice Highlights Walking Tour

Discover the most important landmarks of Venice on a walking tour around the city center. With a history and culture expert as your guide, you’ll explore the founding of La Serenissima and the city’s current beauty. Learn about Venice's unique aspects of life, such as its navigation system of canals, traditional neighborhoods, and delicious food.

Some highlights include crossing the iconic Rialto Bridge (and stopping to take a photo of the incredible Grand Canal) and weaving through the small calli (streets) and campi (squares). You’ll end your tour in the renowned Piazza San Marco, where your guide will divulge details about the majestic St. Mark’s Basilica and belltower, St. Mark's Campanile.

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Itineraries with Venice Highlights Walking Tour

Luxury Italian Highlights: Venice, Florence, Amalfi Coast, Rome - 8 Days

From the wide canals of Venice to the sunny lemon groves of the Amalfi Coast, this luxurious 8-day itinerary is Italy like you've never seen it before. Tour Florence's world-famous art museums with an art historian, learn to cook Italian food in Rome and discover ancient Roman history at the Colosseum. Round out your trip with a helicopter flight over Pompeii and a tour of the sunny Amalfi Coast.

Highlights of Venice, Verona & Lake Garda - 5 Days

With this quick 5-day trip, you'll explore Venice and the Veneto region of Northern Italy. Experience the heart of the 'Floating City' as you wander along its beautiful canals and visit St. Mark's Square and the Palazzo Ducale (Doge's Palace). Experience Shakespearean love in Verona at Casa di Giulietta and relive Roman entertainment at the Arena. Take a day trip to Lake Garda and find tranquility in the picturesque lakeside villages of Sirmione and Desenzano del Garda.

Venice to Turin via the Lakes Region - 12 Days

Take a 12-day trip across Northern Italy and the Lakes region with this itinerary. Start your trip in Venice with a guided walking tour of Piazza San Marco and the canals of the 'Floating City'. Visit two Italian lakes rich in natural beauty, Lake Garda and Lake Como, and enjoy a cable car ride to the top of Monte Baldo for panoramic views and walking trails. Take a day trip to the romantic city of Verona, and tour elegant villas in the villages of Varenna and Bellagio. Explore history and art at Milan's Cathedral and eat your way through Turin's street food scene.