Magnificent 'City of Masks' - Unusual Venice Tour

A fascinating introduction to hidden- off the beaten paths, art, culture and beauty of Venice.

Enjoy the top 5 unusual things to do and see in Venice

Go off the beaten path and enjoy the hidden gems of secret Venice.

Under the expert tutelage of our knowledgeable guides see another side of secret Venice.

Learn to truly appreciate and understand Venice the way it deserves.

Visit some of the lesser known historic sites.

Enjoy an in-depth look at the magnificent art and architecture that can be found around every corner. 

Experience an exuberant tour dedicated to incredible Venice-The City of Masks.

See some of its most important yet often overlooked historic sites.

Highlights of Magnificent ‘City of Masks’-Unusual Venice Tour:

  • See the little-known treasures of Venice in the company of an expert private tour guide
  • Enter the splendid Gothic Church of San Giovanni and Paolo (known as the “Pantheon of Venice”), with its enormous stained glass window
  • Visit the Doges’ tombs
  • Gaze upon the beautiful façade of the Church of the Miracoli.

Tour Details

The finer tour details:

Includes: 2-hour tour in English with your personal guide

Excludes: Entry fees to monuments and museums are not included in the price of the tour; optional gratuities. Please bring €3.50 per person for entry to the Church of San Giovanni and Paolo and €3.00 per person for entry to the Church of the Miracoli.

Weather: runs rain or shine

Dress code: knees and shoulders must be covered for church entry

Meeting Point

We’ll confirm the meeting point with you after booking.
If you would like a private transfer to the meeting point please choose the optional add-on.


Knees and shoulders must be covered to enter the churches! Travelling in hot weather? Don’t worry, you can drape a shawl over your shoulders.

If you enjoyed your tour and would like to give your guide a token of appreciation, tips are happily accepted. When asked, the office staff recommends whatever amount you feel comfortable with giving.

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