Discover Venice Walking Tour

Discover Venice Walking Tour

The famous Teatro La Fenice, the beautiful Scala del Bovolo, the Grand Canal and Rialto Bridge from a different point of view.

Venice off the beaten track!

On this guided walking tour in Venice's central San Marco neighborhood, you'll take some of the less-travelled streets and discover the so-called “Minor Venice.” Your tour includes the exteriors of the famous Teatro La Fenice, the beautiful Scala del Bovolo, and the Grand Canal and Rialto Bridge from a different point of view.

Meeting Point: "Calle Larga dell'Ascensione" in front of the Post office of St Mark (close to Correr Museum).

Tour must be reserved 3 working days in advance.

Tour lasts 1 hour and 20 minutes.


April 1 to October 31 (High Season) – Tour is available daily at 3:30pm

English: daily
Spanish: Tuesday, Wednesday; Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday
French: daily
German: Monday and Friday

November 1 to March 31 (Low Season) - Tour is available daily at 3:45pm

English: daily

Spanish: Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday

French: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

German: Monday and Friday

Cancellation Policy:

Once a confirmation code has been assigned to your reservation, tour cannot be canceled nor refunded.

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This Walking Tour is the perfect way to complete your visit of the Saint Mark area! During this walk your our guide will share anecdotes and historical events from the life of the Venetians, from past to present. Discover some of the hidden pearls of Venice as you walk through the narrow streets on this route through so-called “Minor Venice.”

Your itinerary includes a visit of the exterior of the famous Teatro La Fenice, site of many legendary opera premieres. Since being named “La Fenice” (Italian for “Phoenix”), the opera house has burned down and rebuilt twice.

Your route will also include a look at the external spiral staircase (“Scala del Bovolo”), of the elegant Palazzo Contarini-del Bovolo.

Your tour will end at the Grand Canal and Rialto, which you will see from a spectacular point of view.

Tour price per person: € 22.00

Free for children up to 5 years old.

Technical organization GRAN CANAL srl Provided by GRAN CANAL srl
From 22.00€
Venice Tourist City Pass Adult
From € 3.27