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Venice free walking tour -Hidden gems and secrets of Venice

  • Venice
  • Available in: English, Italian

About the guru Free Walk in Venice

Hi! Welcome to Free Walk in Venice :) I am an OFFICIAL tour guide, art historian and great lover of Venice. Join me for an engaging and funny tour and discover the hidden gems of Venice as only local do. - only small groups- IMPORTANT: if you don’t see availability contact me Bookings are mandatory for organizational reasons and for applying safety measures Somet... More »

Hi! Welcome to Free Walk in Venice :) I am an OFFICIAL tour guide, art historian and great lover of Venice. Join me for an engaging and funny tour and discover the hidden gems of Venice as only local do. - only small groups- IMPORTANT: if you don’t see availability contact me Bookings are mandatory for organizational reasons and for applying safety measures Something about me? - licensed tour guide - great passion - hall of fame Tripadvisor for winning the certificate of excellence By choosing Free Walk in Venice tours you support an indipendent local company

About the tour

Hi guys,

Are you ready to discover the hidden gems of Dorsoduro, the artsy district of Venice?

Doing what I love in a place that I adore is for me the pursuit of happiness. Do you want to know why?

I love to share the secrets of Venice with travellers. Join Me for a Free Walk in Venice free tour, incredible places are waiting you.

***please contact me if you don’t see availability. Bookings are mandatory for organizational reasons and for applying the safety protocol***

More info: freewalkinvenice@gmail.com

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VENICE

Venice is the most romantic and unique city on the water of the world. I wanna show your the real soul of it, helping to discover the essence and not just the touristic places.

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Some of the places we could see together during this walk (keep in mind I have 3 different tours published)

-Campo San Barnaba and the sestier de Dorsoduro

- Zattere, the longest fondamenta in Venice

- San Trovaso workshop for building gondole (outside)

- Ca' Dario and its mysteries (outside)

- the typical venetian campo

- spot where you can ask for a gondola traghetto used by locals to cross the Grand Canal

- Punta della Dogana, the former customs point of Venice and the lovely Salute church

- one of the best view of Venice

Why attended it:

I will explain the secrets of Venice through these emblematic and historical places, how it was founded, curiosities, and many other things

If you want to know everything about this fantastic city, you can’t miss one of my Free Walk in Venice!

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WHEN:

I run three different walks according to the days but this is not always a daily tour. Please contact me for more details

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DURATION

Duration: about 2 hours

This city walk starts from Campo San Barnaba, where Indiana Jones traces clues about the Holy Grail in “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade”, an unmissable campo between the things to see in Venice. With this hidden gems and secrets tour, we provide an unmisseable experience of the artistic district of Dorsoduro.

Discover this serene and charming area, a corner of Venice little seen by tourists and one of the best area to stay in Venice. We venture away from tourist crowds and into the streets and forgotten parts of Venice finding unique spots.

This tour may include an unconventional view of St. Mark square. What are you waiting for? Wear your best smile and join the original Venice free tour FREE WALK IN VENICE! This will be your best tour of Italy! ;)

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***Please, keep in mind that the walk can not be available everyday contact me to have the updated Calendar or to add a date I will do my best to help you !***

Meeting point
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How to find me: At the ancient well in front of the San Barnaba church - if you don’t see availability for the selected date please contact me !
Tour duration: 2 hours

Tour schedule

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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Ratings 17

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Sandra

4 days ago

It was a pleasure to join the tour! Many interesting facts about Venice, the people and dorsoduro :)

Loghi

Response from Free Walk in Venice:

I loved to have you in my group! w gianduiotto!
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Monika

4 days ago

Lu was a very good Guru. We enjoyed the tour so much. She showed us places we wouldnt find by ourselves.

Loghi

Response from Free Walk in Venice:

Thank you Monika! And I enjoyed the time with you all!
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Suzan

10 days ago

Sehr coole und charmante Tour, die Einblicke hinge die Kulissen gewährt :-) Lucia hat das mit viel Authentizität und Herz gemacht. Hat uns super Spaß gemacht.

Loghi

Response from Free Walk in Venice:

♥️
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Elena

24 days ago

super tour!!

Loghi

Response from Free Walk in Venice:

Elena, grazie mille della bella recensione e a prestissimo..per l'unico tour che ti manca!
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Vivien

10 months ago

Lucia was such a great guide, she told us a lot of stories around Venice hidden spots and gave us a lot of ideas on where to eat and hang around during the day. We followed all of her ideas and it was well worth it!

Loghi

Response from Free Walk in Venice:

Thank you for taking time to leave a review ! :) I hope to meet you again for new suggestion and secrets spots!
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Lea

10 months ago

Our guide was fun, very informed and made it a great experience for us! The best tour in Italy! Thank you !

Loghi

Response from Free Walk in Venice:

Thank you for taking time to leave a review ! :) Your words are my best reward! I hope to meet you again!
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