This tour will take you to the south bank of the Grand Canal where students, artists and locals
live, to experience the real Venice, out of the usual tourist areas. Through amazing buildings,
weird stories and hidden spots, you’ll get a taste of how real Venetian life is!
It is hard to give you a list of buildings and areas you will visit during this tour because our
guides have projected different unconventional paths in order for you to live the thrill of the
adventure. You may come across the magnificent Frari church, with its gothic architecture
and its elegant style or visit the quite area of Santa Croce district with its silent streets and the
local taste of its beautiful Campi, just like the lovely Campo San Giacomo dell’Orio. You may
admire the beauty of Scuola Grande San Rocco with its incredible Tintoretto paintings or hear
the rather curious story of the bridge of tits. It will be a journey at the discovery of
unconventional, unexpected Venice.
MEETING POINT: next to che Church of San Simeon Piccolo, in Calle nuova San Simeone
GPS Coordinates: 45.440469, 12.322469 google maps
Meeting point is on the left side next to che church of San Simeon Piccolo. Your guide will wait for you there.
Nearest waterbus stop is Ferrovia (2 minutes walking distance to the meeting point)
Please check here on the map, the ORANGE PIN
When: Every day at 11am
Duration: 2.5 hours aprroximately (not rushed but leisurely paced)