Venice travel guide

Updated by Alfonsina 2 days ago


Before You Travel

Bookings needed & things you can prepare in advance to make the most of your time once in Venice

Tickets & activities you NEED to book in advance

The huge majority of travelers visit the following attractions. They need …

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Pick your Transfers & Transport Cards

Marco Polo is a very busy airport, booking your …

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Other recommended arrangements

Book your tours, guides & activities: the best tours …

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Top Things To Do

Top things to do in Venice for someone who comes for the first time


Peggy Guggenheim Collection

The Peggy Guggenheim Collection Museum has exhibitions of modern art located in the Palazzo Venier dei L…

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Mercato di Rialto

This is the famous farmer's market that offers fruits, vegetables and fish. It was established in 1250 an…

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Santa Maria della Salute

This church was built in 1631 and it was designed as a promise of the venetians to Our Lady of Health (S…

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Ponte del Rialto

The Bridge of the Rialto is the most antique bridge of Venice. It gained importance because of its location, …

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Teatro la Fenice

The Fenice Theater is one of the most famous and beautiful theaters of the world. The name was given to it be…

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Isola di Murano

Murano consists of 7 different islands all linked together by bridges. The area has been occupied since the R…

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Venice Itineraries

Free itineraries to help you plan your days in Venice

Love Your Trip

Our selection of Services & Activites to make your trip even better

Food & Drink

Our selection of dishes, activities & places you must taste

Tailored Travel Planning

Plan your trip with a Local Hero that will create tailored daily itineraries based on your budget, dates, age, interests or anything you're dreaming to experience


Top things to do and places to go to party in Venice with your friends



Erbaria is on the San Polo side of the Rialto Bridge, and it's made up of three squares which are great t…

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Campo Santa Margherita

This is considered the best area of the city to go out for some drinks at night. It's crowded with small …

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Skyline Rooftop Bar

This bar is located on the rooftop of the Hilton Molino Stucky hotel. It has amazing views of central Ve…

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Venice Jazz Club

Venice Jazz Club is one of the best clubs in the city and definitely the best to enjoy a night with live musi…

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Chet Bar

This is a cocktail bar that serve really good, well prepared cocktails. The prices are average for the area a…

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Margaret Duchamp

One of the best places in Campo Santa Margherita to have a drink at night is Margaret Duchamp. They offer foo…

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Top things to do in Venice with kids: Activities and places for the whole family


Isola di Burano

The Island of Burano is most famous because of its colorful houses and its lace work. The name "Burano&q…

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Museo del Vetro

The Glass Museum houses the largest historical collection of Murano glass in the world, with pieces that date…

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Carnival Mask Workshop

Create your own Carnival Mask to take home with the guidance of an experienced instructor and learn about the…

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Museo Storico Navale

This museum is dedicated to the Venetian naval tradition and it exhibits ship models, antique navegation inst…

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Glass factory

Take a guided tour through the factory and be amazed by a demonstration of a master glass blowing artisan.


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Need To Know

Practical information & general advice to prepare your trip


Venice is the capital of its region, Veneto, and it …

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Dangers & precautions

Venice, as well as the rest of Northern Italy, is …

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Local opening times

Most of the stores in Venice are usually open Monday …

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How to Move around


The distances in Venice are not far and almost …

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Shows, festivals, traditions, markets, concerts or cultural exhibitions

Tailored Travel Planning

Plan your trip with a Local hero that will create tailored daily itineraries based on your interests and needs

Uniq Guides

Squeeze your time, discover hidden gems, eat & drink where locals do

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I am from Argentina. I love having breakfast in nice cafes, attending art events and some rock n roll nights ;)

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We really enjoyed the plans than Alfonsina customize. We found a hidden places impossible to find without a local :)


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