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Venice: Castello District Private Walking Tour

Venice: Castello District Private Walking Tour

From US$ 142.92 per person

Explore the highlights of Castello district: Riva degli Schiavoni, the Arsenale, Via Garibaldi and San Pietro di Castello. Move to Saint Mark’s square to admire the Basilica and the Doge’s chapel. Immerge yourself in the vibrant Venetian life.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Italian, Spanish, French
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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy the visit to one of the most popular areas of Venice
  • Admire places in Venice off the beaten tracks
  • Enjoy the vibrant Venetian life
Full description
Enjoy a guided tour to one of the most popular areas of Venice: Via Garibaldi and San Pietro di Castello. Walk along the large Riva degli Schiavoni to reach the Arsenale and Via Garibaldi, a large street with many bars, osterias, restaurants and shops. At the end of this street you will cross a long wooden bridge to reach the site of San Pietro di Castello. This was the former Basilica of Venice, while San Marco was still the Doge’s chapel. Discover this interesting area and learn about the history of the city and its inhabitants. This area is very popular, where all workers of Arsenale used to live in the past. Still now local people gather in these little squares to enjoy life chatting and drinking a glass of wine. If you want to get a taste of life in Venice this tour is for you!
Includes
  • Private licensed guide
  • Walking tour
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants who are 12 years and older must present a Green Pass that is valid in the EU and has a verifiable QR code. Valid Green Passes can be obtained by uploading either proof of vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months, a negative PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts, or a negative antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts to the Green Pass or Covid Certificate apps

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Meeting point

Meet our guide between the two columns in St. Mark's Square

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Important information

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  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
  • The tour may be canceled, due to bad weather
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Product ID: 134088