Secret Venice 2-hour private guided tour
Activities

Secret Venice 2-hour private guided tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover some of the lesser-known bridges and squares of Venice
  • Stroll to lesser-known sights with a private guide
  • Experience Venice like a local and discover some of the traditional bars ("bacari")
What to expect

Escape the crowds and discover the secret sights of Venice off the usual tourist trail.

Follow your private guide to hidden corners between the Rialto Bridge and Piazza San Marco. Be seduced by the less-discovered side of one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Depart Piazza San Marco with its Byzantine basilica and imposing Doge's Palace. Stroll to the pretty square of Campo Santo Stefano, and then see the magnificent spiral staircase of the Scala Contarini del Bovolo. Continue to the Campo Manin and the lesser-known Teatro Goldoni opera house. Discover the former confraternity of the Scuola di San Giorgio degli Schiavoni and more.

Along the way, walk over some of the romantic bridges in the city and discover some of the narrow streets known as "calli".

Read more
COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • private tour
    • expert tour guide
    What's not included
    • hotel pick-up and drop off
    Where

    Piazza San Marco, 67, 30124 Venice

    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide between the Colonne di San Marco and the Colonne San Teodoro in Piazza San Marco, 67, 30124 Venice.

    What to remember
    • This tour does not include entrance to the main sites and will take place outside. Only external comments of the sites will be provided
    • The tour will take place even in the event of rain. In the event of an exceptionally high tides or heavy rain, the tour may be cancelled and you will be given a full refund
    Read more
    When
    • 9 am, 11 am, 2 pm and 4 pm
    Read more
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

    You might also like

    Private tour of Palazzo Grimani and its surroundings in Venice
    Activities

    Private tour of Palazzo Grimani and its surroundings in Venice

    Book this private 2-hour tour to visit the beautiful Palazzo Grimani and its precious art collection. Marvel at the frescoes, stucco work and marbles by famous sixteenth-century artists, then get to see the VII-century Church of Santa Maria Formosa.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it, fr, de 

    Accademia Gallery of Venice and Sestiere Dorsoduro private tour
    Activities

    Accademia Gallery of Venice and Sestiere Dorsoduro private tour

    Visit the Galleria dell'Accademia di Venezia with a private guide: see the works by Bellini, Giorgione, Veronese, Tintoretto and Tiziano, Tiepolo and many others!

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it, fr, es, de 

    Private walking tour of Venice
    Activities

    Private walking tour of Venice

    Discover the streets, monuments and bridges that make Venice one of the most beautiful and unique cities in the world.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it, fr, es, de 

    Private tour of the legends of Venice and Rialto Market
    Activities

    Private tour of the legends of Venice and Rialto Market

    Explore the wondrous city of Venice and learn all about its most fascinating tales and legends.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it, fr, es, de 

    Skip-the-line ticket to Miramare Castle with private transfer from Trieste train station
    Activities

    Skip-the-line ticket to Miramare Castle with private transfer from Trieste train station

    Skip the ticket line to the beautiful Castello di Miramare and enjoy a 1.5 hour visit by your own! You just need to get to Trieste train station and a private driver will take you to the castle and drive you back to the station once your visit is over.

    free cancellation
    Instant Confirmation
    Venice cicchetti and wine tour with a private sommelier
    Activities

    Venice cicchetti and wine tour with a private sommelier

    Visit the iconic Rialto market and its joyful atmosphere. Pop in a typical "bacaro" like a local, enjoy a glass of Prosecco and a "cicchetto", the Venetian style tapas.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it 

    Legends of Venice private STEP walking tour with a local guide
    Activities

    Legends of Venice private STEP walking tour with a local guide

    Join a private 2-hour tour of Venice and listen to the most intriguing myths, legends, and anecdotes, discover narrow streets and discover beautiful gems, such as old palaces and churches and explore the typical little squares and see some of the traditional bars as you learn about the history of the city and its merchant tradition.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it, fr, es, de 

    Full-day private walking tour of Venice
    Activities

    Full-day private walking tour of Venice

    Discover the best of Venice on a full-day private guided tour. Learn the history of the Doge's Palace, St. Mark's Basilica, Rialto Bridge and much more!

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it, fr, es, de 

    Venice in a day tour with St Mark's Basilica, Doge's Palace and gondola ride
    Activities

    Venice in a day tour with St Mark's Basilica, Doge's Palace and gondola ride

    Get the chance to admire all of Venice's top attractions in one day thanks to this unique walking tour including a relaxing gondola ride!

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Ducal Venice: morning walking tour with Doge's Palace
    Activities

    Ducal Venice: morning walking tour with Doge's Palace

    Buy your walking tour in Venice with Doge's Palace. Get off the beaten track, through the streets and canals of Venice.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it, fr, es, de