Get off the beaten track with an expert guide and get ready to discover the hidden treasures of Venice, as well as the quieter and more charming corners of the city. Explore some of Venice's most unusual places and learn interesting facts about the city's history and the everyday life of its inhabitants.
This amazing walking tour will take you among some of the most fascinating corners of Venice, starting from La Fenice Theater (external). La Fenice is one of the major opera houses in Italy and in the world, hosting important shows every year and attracting opera enthusiasts from all over the world. Another special corner you will discover is the "Scala of the Bovolo", an extraordinary example of Venetian architecture: gothic art mixed with renaissance style. A tiny "calle" (Venice's alley) will take you to this hidden and precious architectural gem.
You will then stroll among the elegant area surrounding Rialto Bridge, the most famous of the bridges that cross the Grand Canal. Rialto is an elegant, arched stone bridge lined with arcades and shops on each side, and was the first bridge to be built on the Grand Canal, connecting two different parts of the city. During the walk, you will always be escorted by a professional guide, who will make your tour even more captivating by telling interesting facts about Venice and its most famous sites.