Classic Venice – San Marco and Rialto
The tour takes place in San Marco and Rialto, the two most important landmarks of the Venice. Rialto, once milestone of trades, and St. Mark’s square, political and religious core of the Venetian Republic for centuries. This tour is ideal for the newcomer in Venice willing to have an introduction to the city.
Enjoy a private walking tour with your licensed English speaking local guide. Visit the only “Piazza” of Venice, enjoy the bell-tower, symbol of the city and so called “landlord”. Learn the history that lies among the famous landmarks: visit the Basilica with its Byzantine heritage and the ancient mosaics. In front the Doge’s Palace and the adjoining prisons we’ll talk about the Serenissima’s history and its Eastern influence. The tour could lead us to La Fenice Opera House among the main shopping routes to reach Rialto bridge and its area. We’ll walk through many surprises and hidden treasures! Itinerary can be adjusted according to your needs and interests.