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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
Sestiere Dorsoduro 2268, 30123 Venice, Italy
Dorsoduro / Accademia
+39 340 293 3701
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Reviewed yesterday

I am so glad that my husband and I had a private tour with Federica. She is so knowledgeable about all things Venice - past and present. Professional, excellent at getting back to me and very flexible in adjusting the tour to what we were...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We had a wonderful tour of Venice with Federica. She met us promptly at our hotel and proceeded to do a great walking tour of the sights of Venice. We then chartered a private water taxi and she showed us Venice from the water, a...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Just came back from Venice and our Tour with Antonella was a highlight. We did a 3 hour tour including a one hour private boat tour. We learned so much about the city! Antonella was so knowledgeable and very nice! It was a pleasure spending...More

Thank Jennifer_RVC
Reviewed 1 week ago

We (6 adults) had an outstanding 4 hour tour (3 hours walking, 1 hour on the Grand Canal) with Antonella. She shared so much information with us on the history, art and culture of Venice and we thoroughly enjoyed our experience in Venice because of...More

Thank CeeABee58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very impressed with Federica‘s knowledge of Venice and its history. We highly recommend at least a 2-hr tour for first time visitors. It really helps to orient you to the city.

Thank Theresa T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Patrizia Bracceschi was our outstanding tour guide. She was so warm and nice and her comments kept everyone interested, including my two daughters who were not looking forward to hearing any history. In the middle of the tour, we were pleasantly surprised to learn that...More

Thank Barry F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were travelling with a person of reduced mobility, so chose a series of private tours - 2-3 hours per day for 4 days. Antonella gave us great advice when building the programme. When we met, she was absolutely charming - very kind, caring and...More

Thank Susannah R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Federica was simply put: THE BEST ! ! ! We did a lot of research, read the reviews and asked a lot of questions, but Federica was better than any number of comments could describe. She was professional, knowledgeable, flexible and helpful. More importantly, she...More

Thank ChipG70
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Frederica was great giving us the history of Venice..keeping our 11/13 year olds interested throughout. Walking to the areas we otherwise would not have known about and the canal boat tour were highlights. Well worth it!

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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Group of 4 had a private tour with Patrizia . Although it’s expensive it makes Venice come alive ... walking portion is so informative & fun ... ask any questions for Patrizia has all the answers Canal portion was a bit disappointing but it’s a...More

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Dorsoduro / Accademia
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restorers, curators, historians, collectors, heirs and
heiresses rubbing elbows. Peggy Guggenheim's
collection, now a museum, lures chic locals for
evening art aperitifs. Traditionalists and visionaries
cocoon in bohemian luxury. La Salute basilica
buttresses the neighbourhood to the east. Gondolas bob
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Byron T
4 July 2018|
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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.
19 June 2018|
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Response from Vici F | 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.