When it comes to unique cities around the globe, there are not many places that feature the same level of enchantment found throughout Venice and its renowned canals. Whether you take a romantic gondola tour, explore the endless ancient landmarks or seek out the wonders of Venetian cuisine, there’s a wealth of things to see and do that just about every traveller to Venice ends up falling in love with. Sightseeing Tours Italy offers you a great variety of adventures that highlight the absolute best things to do within Venice and beyond.
Top Day Trips and Tours from Venice
For new visitors to Venice, one of the first things you need to cross off your to-do list is to take a ride on a gondola. Undoubtedly one of Venice’s most iconic symbols, our Venice Gondola Tour is a great introduction to the city’s vibrant canals as you experience the historic skyline from the water. Floating down the world-famous Grand Canal, you’ll also detour along many of Venice’s quieter spots to get a glimpse of how the locals live.
The history of Venice dates back over a thousand years and throughout the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, the Venetian Republic was one of the world’s greatest financial and maritime powers. The most important structure throughout this period was Doge’s Palace, which remains one of the city’s most popular tourist destinations. Our tour of Doge’s Palace lets you skip the line as you head inside with an expert guide and discover the astounding history that was made here. From its intricately designed facade to the lavish Golden Staircase and the renowned Bridge of Sighs, Doge’s Palace is an unmissable stop on any Venetian travel itinerary.
There is plenty more to experience throughout The City of Canals as our Discover Venice Day Tour takes you on a journey through the age-old streets so you can admire the city’s most impressive monuments. Featuring St. Mark’s Basilica, Doge’s Palace and the Procuratie, this special Venice guided tour is a convenient way to explore Venice’s historical sights in one easy-going tour.
Discover Other Venice Sightseeing Tours
Venice might be most widely known for its incredible history and striking canals, but it also has delicious cuisine. Across 2.5-hours, The Venice Food Tour with Lunch takes you on a foodie wander to three of the city’s most delightful traditional taverns known as baccaros. As we make our way between each heavenly dining spot, we’ll make sure to pay a visit to some stunning landmarks before feasting on breathtaking local wine and small plates.
Most travellers might only choose to explore the centre of Venice, but there’s actually a range of nearby islands that each offer their own unique characteristics. Take a Venice day trip as we set out to explore the islands of Murano, Burano and Torcello. Famous for glassmaking, lacework and ancient churches respectively, this tour is a spectacular way to immerse yourself within the entirety of Venice and its wonderful culture.
Day Tours in Venice
Morning Venice Gondola Tour
Explore the hidden charms of Venice from the water with this uniquely Venetian experience.
Private Venice Gondola Tour
A 30 minutes romantic private gondola ride, explore the depths of the enchanting waterways of Venice.
Afternoon Venice Islands To Murano, Burano & Torcello Tour
Discover the enchanting islands of Murano, Burano & Torcello with the afternoon boat tour.
Afternoon Venice Gondola Tour
Soak up stunning views of Venice while enjoying a ride in the comfort of a gondola.
Morning Tour Doge's Palace with Skip the Line Ticket
Discover the history, art and culture of Venice at the Palazzo Ducale with informative local guide.
Discover Venice Day Tour
Marvel at the fascinating monuments of Venice as you learn the history of this charming city.
Morning Venice Islands To Murano, Burano & Torcello Tour
Visit the fascinating islands of Venice and soak in the picturesque views of colourful buildings.
Afternoon Doge's Palace with Skip the Line Tickets
Uncover Venice’s history & admire the masterpieces of gothic architecture that surround the palace.