The real Hidden Venice

Venice, Italy

Experience hosted by Luca

  1. 2 hours
  2. Hosted in English

What you'll do

Let us guide you through an interesting walk to the discovery of the most mysterious and unknown places of Venice. A true Venetian will be pleased to lead you in this fascinating experience, visiting the typical districts of Cannaregio and San Polo, and exploring Rialto bridge with its colorful market.
The best tour to get to know the quiet but also the most traditional parts of our city.
Start to discover the real Hidden Venice..
Other things to note:
I recommend you to wear comfortable shoes.

What's included

  • Equipment
    1 City map per person with local suggestion

Meet your Host, Luca

Host on Airbnb since 2014
  • 524 Reviews
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We are a group of young native Venetian Tour Leaders, very proud, enthusiastic and truly in love with our city. We grew up here, between a "campo" (little square) and a "calletta" (small alley) and our families are living in Venice since many generations.
We promote and sustain a responsible tourism, to explore authentic local places, experience traditions and enjoy the real meaning of traveling!
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Where you'll be

Where we'll meet
Chiesa di San Simeon Piccolo
We will visit the most authentic Venetian districts: Cannaregio, where life is completely different to the rest of the city. Then we'll reach Rialto Bridge discovering the old trade center of the city, with its market.
Last but not least, an insightful exploration of Santa Croce where the oldest "mascareri" (creators of Carnival masks) are still working following the tradition of centuries ago. Histories, Legends and Secrets..

Rated 4.91 out of 5 from 524 reviews.

  • Taylor
    January 2022
    Matteo was energetic, passionate, and an overall enjoyable human. I’m so glad I started my Venice trip with this tour! I recommend this tour to people who have both been to Venice and if it’s your first time.
  • Lorraine
    January 2022
    A great tour, getting to know a little about Venice and its wonderful history. Very interesting, especially walking the lesser known spots and seeing a little of real life Venice.
  • Aisha
    January 2022
    Wonderful experience. It is a great way to explore Venice and Luca was exceptional. He even gave tips and recommendations for navigating the island and surrounding areas.
  • Bowie
    January 2022
    It was a sweet little tour that took us places we would’ve easily overlooked by ourselves. We loved all the stories our guide Matteo told us. Would recommend!
  • Joachim
    December 2021
    Matteo war ein ausgesprochen freundlicher, sympathischer und engagierter Führer durch bekannte und unbekannte Orte Venedigs. Er ist selbst Venezianer und konnte auf alle zusätzlichen Fragen sehr gut antworten. Die Tour führte durch Cannaregio, durch das Ghetto, zu wundervollen Aussichtspunkten und endete an Rialto. Man erfährt viel über die Geschichte Venedigs und über die Hintergründe vieler Phänomene. Die Tour hat sich für mich sehr gelohnt!
  • Ronny
    December 2021
    Our tour guide Enrico was fantastic - incredibly knowledgeable, very kind and thoughtful with his attention to the group; he made the educational event very fun! Highly recommend this tour if you’re in Venice - we had canvased a large part of Venice the 3days prior to this tour and he took us to an area we had not covered that was truly a hidden gem.

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