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DiscoveringVenice - Walking Tours
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DiscoveringVenice is run by Antonella, Eugenia and Federica. We are Registered Tourist Guides since 2000. We offer a wide range of private tours. We also offer semi-private tours: a perfect way to share costs with other travellers like you. The...more
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Sestiere Dorsoduro 2268, 30123 Venice, Italy
Dorsoduro / Accademia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family of 5 (3 x teens) had a private tour with Antonella. She was a wonderful guide with so much information and explained the history of Venice with enough detail that the teens didn’t get bored. She even gave us tips on where to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Antonella was an excellent tour guide!!! We had private walking and boat tours of Venice and nearby islands; all were fantastic! My family throughly enjoyed our time with Antonella. She was extremely informative and worked with us to ensure we saw and experienced the areas...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank timrY8193EM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide Federica was excellent and she managed to show us around venice and to the specific places in venice which we wanted to visit. Federica was easy to deal with from the planning stages right up to the actual meet up. She was ontime...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Our guide Federica was excellent to deal with before the tour, providing clear directions on where to meet and arriving right on time. We knew once we met Federica that we had made the right decision to spend 3 hours touring with her. She was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 December 2018

Antonella showed us Venice with a lovely walking/boat tour combination. She picked us up at our VRBO in the Canneregio district and we walked and talked to the Doges Palace and St. Marks square answering all our questions along the way. Then we had a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing time in Venice out first visit and we were not disappointed despite the horror stories of floods. Our personal guide Francesca Zanatta kept us in touch with situation ahead of our visit and only a few big puddles remained by our arrival so panic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 November 2018

Patrizia was recommended to us by friends who had taken a tour of Venice with her. We contacted her via email and made arrangements for our tour. She was delightful and took us on a wonderful three hour tour, including stopping at her favorite coffee...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 November 2018

Our tour guide Francesca Zanatta was the best! She was very knowledgeable about Venice and showed us all of the most important and interesting sites in a limited amount of time. I highly recommend her for tours in Venice!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

From the time that we first made contact to the end of our private tour we were extremely impressed. Initially, we corresponded with Antonella who was responsive and professional but was booked before we made a decision; however, she turned us over to Patrizia who...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

We booked a private tour with Federica to see St.Marks and Doges Palace. Federica gave us an in-depth understanding of the historical and social context of these important places, which we so appreciated. The stories about the life and the times of the Doges, the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Byron T
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Response from heidiram | Reviewed this property |
They offer many types/length of time of private tours . Best to email them and inquire based on your interests.
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Response from 982vicif | Reviewed this property |
Our tour was totally customised for us. The big expense was the hour in the water taxi. Tours without a water Taxi would be relatively less expensive. They have quotes on the website.
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