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A Guide In Venice

#32 of 158 Tours in Venice
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Address: 30126 Venice, Italy
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+39 348 592 7974

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You have a friend in Venice with this guide

My husband and I have a fabulous tour with Helene from a guide in Venice. We wanted a behind the scenes tour and she took us all over . She knew all areas of Venice and could... read more

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Phoenix, Arizona
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I have a fabulous tour with Helene from a guide in Venice. We wanted a behind the scenes tour and she took us all over . She knew all areas of Venice and could explain all the wonderful artists who had stores and studios. She was very friendly and we felt like we were given a tour... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Helene (my guide) grew up in Venice and knew so much about everything. She took me to churches, piazzas, significant buildings, and we ended the excursion with an hour boat ride. The entire experience was absolutely amazing and I look forward to doing another tour with then when I return.

1 Thank oprof1
Snellville, Georgia
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Reviewed 6 December 2016

Myself and 5 friends were privileged to take a 4-hour Private Guided Tour with a very friendly and knowledgeable Tour Guide, Hélène. The tour included the St. Mark's Cathedral with a return transfer to Murano with a part of the Grand Canal, visited a glass-blowing workshop in Murano, and a walk through less touristic areas (with many shops!!). To say... More 

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent Tour of Venice, very competent, flexible and friendly guidance. Recommend it warmly!

1 Thank Lone F
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Our Venice hotel, Al Codega, set up our guided tour for my wife and I. Helene is an incredibly knowledgeable guide. She is very personable and adapts the tour to your depth of knowledge. The Basilica is the most incredible church we have ever visited. Helene gave us options so we could choose the ones that interested us. She took... More 

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Helene was with us for 3 tours in our 3 days in Venice and really made the trip for us. There was our whole family , 8 of us age 30-60. The first night we did a food and drink tour that helped so much finding fun wine bars that we visited again and restaurants with vegetarian food for some... More 

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San Diego
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Venice was the kickoff of a 10 day Italian cruise that myself, husband, sister and mom did in early October. And Fiona of AGIV was amazing. We did a 4 hour tour that started with a canal ride of not only the Grand Canal, but a few smaller canals. And ended with a walking tour of Doge Palace, Bridge of... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Although we had all been to Venice before, this felt like the first time. Sabrina our guide was extremely knowledgeable and an excellent host for her city. AGIV worked with us to create a memorable day that fit with our schedule and limitations (travelling with an 84yo). We came away impressed by the history, awed by the artistry, and amazed... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Venice Revisited First visited Venice 2 to 3 decades ago and back again at end Aug this year as it was the start point of our cruise to Athens. Done again most of what first timers would do except the gondola ride to refresh our memory of the unique and beautiful Venice. Doge’s Palace and Museum: It looked a bit... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Me, my mother and my aunt were on a 2 week cruise and had a turn-around day in Venice. I booked with A Guide in Venice for a 6 hour, private tour of Murano, Burano and Torchello. Helene was our guide for the day. Upon meeting at the port, we boarded the water taxi and talked briefly about what the... More 

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