Uncovering the Heart of Venice: Exploring the Sestieri and Beyond
Discover the timeless appeal of Venice’s famous Carnival on this all-year-round tour. Our journey takes you back in time to the 11th century, tracing the roots of this historic celebration. I will transport you to the world of masked balls, ornate costumes, and lavish feasts as we explore the city’s picturesque streets. In addition to experiencing the rich history of the Carnival, you’ll also visit the Goldoni House, the birthplace of the famous Venetian playwright Carlo Goldoni. You’ll learn about the vibrant tradition of commedia dell’arte, a form of improvisational theater that originated in Venice during the 16th century. And to complete the experience, you’ll raise a glass of Prosecco in a toast to the magic and wonder of this timeless celebration. So come and join us on this captivating tour of Venice’s famous Carnival.Join us on a journey through the vibrant streets of San Polo, one of Venice’s six historic sestieri. Immerse yourself in the bustling atmosphere of the Rialto Market, the city’s oldest and most famous market. Discover the vibrant mix of traditional and modern as you wander through the stalls, sample fresh seafood and local specialties, and learn about the history of this unique shopping destination. Take a break to taste the rich flavors of the market, savoring fresh produce and traditional delicacies. Explore the picturesque alleyways and canals as you discover the hidden gems of San Polo and experience the authentic heart of Venice.