Come explore the charming city of Venice and fall in love with the romantic canals that decorate the historical centre of the city.
Lose yourself in the main landmarks of this Italian jewel with our Venice Free Walking Tour. Make the best of your stay and travel back in time to the origins and the history of the popular landmarks and canals that compose the city.
Our journey starts in Piazza di San Marco, located in the old town, and nowadays considered one of the most popular squares in Italy and all over the world. Situated in the heart of the city, this houses the Basilica di San Marco, the Doge’s Palace, and the stunning bell tower that dominates the place.
With the company of our English speaking guide, we will unfold the most interesting secrets and legends about the “city of water”, also well-known as “La Serenissima”, and its numerous tourist attractions. In addition, we will visit the Campo Santi Giovanni e Paolo, where we will find the Basilica di San Giovanni e Paolo, the largest church in the city that served as pantheon to the most popular celebrities of Venice, and contains some of their works.
Subsequently, we will continue towards the Great School of Charity and Marco Polo’s House, where we will reveal the life and adventures of the merchant and popular traveler, worldwide known as Messer Milione, thanks to his precious stories about the richness of Eastern Europe.
Finally, we will go back towards our meeting point through the Mercerie, the district characterized by the numerous streets and stores that make of this, the heart of the Italian city. Located in the sestiere of San Polo, this area connects the Piazza di San Marco with Rialto. Here, we will visit their crowded markets and the fascinating Rialto Bridge, that serves as scenario to millions of postcards and photos taken by visitors.
During our route, we will get immersed in the charm of this magic and fairy-tale city, and learn everything about its history, legends and popular traditions. If you want to feel part of it and breathe the most pure Italian essence, don’t wait any longer and book our Venice Free Walking Tour.
Piazza di San Marco
Basílica di Santi Giovanni e Paolo
Great School of Charity
Marco Polo’s House
And much more!
1 hour 30 minutes
English speaking guide
Adults: € 26
Children (0-5): free
Outside guided visit
We will visit from outside all monuments and places of our tour description
The route is not suitable for people with reduced mobility. Anyway, you can enjoy the extensive array of activities that we offer!
The best English Speaking guides of Venice
Food and Drinks
Transportation (walking tour)
San Marco Square. Yex" Exchange Office, under the clock tower
How to book?
Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.
When to book?
We accept reservations up to 19 hours prior to the beginning of the activity.
Do the tours run despite bad weather conditions and public holidays?
Affirmative! Otherwise we will contact you in advance to inform you about it.
Can I modify or cancel my booking?
If you modify or cancel your booking at least 48 hours in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.