A guided tour in your language is a great way to truly appreciate
some of the most interesting and important historical landmarks,
not just in Venice but in any great city. Below is a list of
suggestions for visits and guided tours.
City Lights Tours offer guided tours to all of the main sights of Venice and beyond. Full details of what they offer can be found on their official website and they are highly recommended.
Secret Itinerary Tour of the Doge's Palace Operated by the Fondazione Musei Civica Venezia (MUVE), this tour
is available from January 2nd till June 31st and from September
1st to December 24th and costs €20 per person at the time of writing.
Tours are available in English, French and Italian and must be
booked in advance on the Foundation's
La Fenice Theatre
Guided tours of Venice's most famous and historical theatre are
available daily all year round unless special events dictate otherwise.
Tour prices range from €8.50 to €39 and are available in
English, German, French and Italian. Tickets must be booked in advance
theatre's official site.
Wagner's Apartment & Museum
Now part of the Casino di Venezia, the apartment where the great
composer Richard Wagner saw out the final days of his life is now
presided over by the Richard Wagner Association of Venice. The museum
offers sight of rare documents, scores, letters, records and much more.
For prices and bookings contact the Association at