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L'altra Venezia

Fondamenta Santa Lucia, 30121, Italy
+39 327 256 5008
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Informative walking tour

Chiara (sp.? - young woman) came to our hotel and took us on a 2+ hr walking tour-- it was rainy... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
IowaTraveller68
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Sun City West, Arizona
Present for my mom's 60th birthday!

We offered my mom a visit of the city + cooking lesson with Andrea and she really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
SimB12345
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Montreal, Canada
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Tour operator specialized in unconventional tours in Venice.Our proposals are organized into:- Walking Tours: a) by area (off the beaten track of the mass of tourists); b) thematic (Music in Venice, History of the Venetian cuisine, Photography Tour, Theatrical tours, Venetian Craftsmen, Contemporary Art, Woman in Venice: the painters); c) classic (Doge's Palace, Basilica of San Marco and other important churches and museums)- Boat Tours: a) Tour along the Venice's canals; b) Lagoon tours; c) Ecology-tours by boat with electric motor; d) Murano exclusive; e) Gondola bollicine- Gourmet experiences: a) Dinners in private homes; b) Venetian cooking class; c) Bacaro Tour; d) Wine tasting- Activities: a) Venetian rowing lesson b) Shopping tour- Accommodations: three different kind of apartments
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“walking tour” (6 reviews)
“rialto bridge” (2 reviews)
“fano” (3 reviews)
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Fondamenta Santa Lucia, 30121, Italy
Cannaregio
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+39 327 256 5008
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Chiara (sp.? - young woman) came to our hotel and took us on a 2+ hr walking tour-- it was rainy that morning. But we all put on our rain gear and visited the Rialto Bridge, the fish and food market,s a local opera house,...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We offered my mom a visit of the city + cooking lesson with Andrea and she really enjoyed it! They met at the local market, visited the area and got a brief history of the place and culture of the city. Then they stopped at...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Chiara came to our hotel on time and then spent the day with us unlocking the beauty of Murano (glass); Burano (lace) and Tercello (the first island settled in the lagoon). She was bubbly, had high energy and answered all of our questions about the...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We live in the US and had visited Venice a few times in the past. For our teenage daughter, this was the first time. We planned our tour following Walter's recommendations (all options offered under The Other Venice actually sounded interesting and juicy...but because of...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Walter is a fantastic guide who works and talks in concepts rather than just historical dates. So easy to follow and so much easier to remember! Thank you, Walter, for taking us to hidden gems in Venice that we will never forget!

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Reviewed 21 April 2017

My family and myself spent an afternoon with Walter, and it was the best decision we made. We roamed Venice streets seeing sights off the beaten path while Walter gave us insight of the life in the old times with anecdotes and colourful stories. As...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

we have 28 people in our group, we are happy that Walter organized our two days tour in Venice after the Viking cruise. Walter and Andrea have done excellent job to show this beautiful city to our group. We all enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

We've visited Venice a number of times now but the time spent with Walter has been the most enjoyable and interesting of all our experiences. No trip to Venice should be without a rowing lesson with Walter. We not only learnt how to row the...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Walter is an excellent example of someone who loves what he does, and it shows in all the best ways. He got his information not merely studying textbooks, but by reading its centuries old city's registers... imagine that. It shows without a doubt. Walter showed...More

1  Thank velluto
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

I spent a beautiful saturday with my family thanks to Walter for his enormous experience and culture about Venice. We went to Burano, Torcello and San Francesco nel Deserto, all islands interesting and rich in history. Walter is a great guide!!!

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Cannaregio
Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district)
with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many
transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying
areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand
for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal
bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution,
2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli
Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby
...More
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rubyrose75
29 May 2017|
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Response from Jazzhappy | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rose, just saw your question, yes Walter works for L'Altra Venezia, feel free to contact him. Have a wonderful trip to Venice! JH
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