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.

Day Tours and Trips 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

Frequently Asked Questions

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Our group and private gondola tours carry a maximum of six travellers.