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WALK WITH US THROUGH 1600 YEARS OF HISTORY THAT SHAPED VENICE

Discover the history, art and mysteries of Venice through a walking tour that reveals to you hidden treasures of the pearl of the Adriatic Sea. Venture onto the winding streets of Venice and get ready to see places that many Tourists don’t see, simply because they wouldn't know to go there without a guide. From Rialto Bridge to the Venetian Ghetto, from the first Casino in Europe to the house of Casanova, from the symbols in the gondolas to the use of spectacular masks and costumes during the Carnival of Venice, our guides lead their tours with knowledge, prepared to unveil to you the history and the curious facts and habits of their city. Tours are managed by Justmen, a non-profit association who helps making Venice accessible for all the Guests, while preserving its cultural and historic patrimony.

FREE MORNING TOUR

TOUR DESCRIPTION

By presenting the secular history of Venice and its art, our local guide will unveil to you secrets and mysteries of the city, with particulars which tourists do not usually see. Adventure yourself with JMwalkingtour on winding calli, rami and rughe, off beaten streets frequented mostly by locals. From the Jewish Ghetto to the Squero of San Trovaso, from the symbols of the Gondolas to the use of the masks during the Carnival, you will discover traditions, habits and anecdotes of this amazing city. Each guide has studied and tested itineraries that make every tour unique. Take part to JMwalkingtour, it will surprise you.

MEETING POINT

Campo San Geremia, near the well where you will find our guide with the JMwalkingtour sign.

DEPARTURE TIME

SUMMER timetables
From March to September, the tour starts at 10:00 am.

WINTER timetables
From October to February, the tour starts at 10:30 am.

The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
The itinerary may vary due to weather conditions.
Your arrival 15 minutes before it starts will allow the tour depart on schedule.

FREE AFTERNOON TOUR

TOUR DESCRIPTION

By presenting the secular history of Venice and its art, our local guide will unveil to you secrets and mysteries of the city, with particulars which tourists do not usually see. Adventure yourself with JMwalkingtour on winding calli, rami and rughe, off beaten streets frequented mostly by locals. From the Jewish Ghetto to the Squero of San Trovaso, from the symbols of the Gondolas to the use of the masks during the Carnival, you will discover traditions, habits and anecdotes of this amazing city. Each guide has studied and tested itineraries that make every tour unique. Take part to JMwalkingtour, it will surprise you.

MEETING POINT

Campo San Geremia, near the well where you will find our guide with the JMwalkingtour sign.

DEPARTURE TIME

SUMMER timetables
From March to September, the tour starts at 3:30 pm.

WINTER timetables
From October to February, the tour starts at 2:30 pm.

The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
The itinerary may vary due to weather conditions.
Your arrival 15 minutes before it starts will allow the tour depart on schedule.

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FREE EVENING TOUR

TOUR DESCRIPTION

Venice in the evening is delightful! Our evening tour offers you the opportunity to discover the pearl of the lagoon at sunset, when the city begins to shine with a different beauty and the hustle and bustle of the day fades away. From the Venetian Ghetto to the Squero of San Trovaso, from the symbols of the Gondolas to the use of the masks during the Carnival, you will discover traditions, habits and anecdotes of this amazing city which will make you see Venice in a different light. Each guide has studied and tested itineraries that make every tour unique. Take part to the JMwalkingtour, it will surprise you.

MEETING POINT

Campo San Giacometo, near the fountain where you will find our guide with the JMwalkingtour sign.

DEPARTURE TIME

SUMMER timetables
From March to September, the tour starts at 7:00 pm.

WINTER timetables
From October to February, the tour starts at 5:00 pm.

The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
The itinerary may vary due to weather conditions.
Your arrival 15 minutes before it starts will allow the tour depart on schedule.

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FREE ACCESSIBLE TOUR

TOUR DESCRIPTION

The accessible tour already tested for our Guests with reduced mobility or who travel in wheelchair begins at San Basilio and ends at the Punta della Dogana. We will see together the Island of Giudecca, the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore, the Punta della Dogana, the Church of the Madonna della Salute and the Basin of San Marco, where the Grand Canal and the Giudecca Canal meet. The guide will present to you Venice the way it is lived by its inhabitants, sharing with you its history, its secrets and its mysteries that have made it one of the most sought after cities in the world. Each guide has studied and tested itineraries that make every tour unique. Take part to JMwalkingtour, it will surprise you.

MEETING POINT

Next to the San Basilio boat stop on the Fondamenta delle Zattere, where you will find our guide with the JMwalkingtour sign.

DEPARTURE TIME

SUMMER timetables
From March to September, the tour starts at 10:30 am.

WINTER timetables
From October to February, the tour starts at 11:00 am.

The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
The itinerary may vary due to weather conditions.
Your arrival 15 minutes before it starts will allow the tour depart on schedule.

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FREE THROUGH THE AGES TOUR

TOUR DESCRIPTION

Would you like to have an idea of the history of Venice from its origins to modern times? Are you wondering how was the city once lived and how it really is today? This tour will bring antique Venice to your attention, focusing on both the past and present of this city of wonders. Walking amidst a maze of streets that only a local guide can show you, the tour will show you a clear vision of the various phases of Venice’s history, as well as some hidden facts that govern modern day life. Each guide has studied and tested itineraries that make every tour unique. Take part to JMwalkingtour, it will surprise you.

MEETING POINT

Campo San Giacometo, near the fountain where you will find our guide with the JMwalkingtour sign.

DEPARTURE TIME

SUMMER timetables
From March to September, the tour starts at 7:00 pm.

WINTER timetables
From October to February, the tour starts at 5:00 pm.

The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
The itinerary may vary due to weather conditions.
Your arrival 15 minutes before it starts will allow the tour depart on schedule.

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FREE MOVIE TOUR

TOUR DESCRIPTION

Venice hosts the world’s oldest film festival, born in 1932, and has been the movie set for many movies over the years. Naturally, the beautiful landscape of Venice has been used several times as a background for romantic comedies and love stories, but also many action films have been located in Venice, with unsuccessful boat pursuits through its canals and ambushes in dark corners. Visit with us the places that fascinated many directors like David Lean, Woody Allen, Ron Howard, walk into the steps of Charlize Theron, Harrison Ford, Katherine Hepburn, Johnny Deep, Matt Damon, Al Pacino, and many other movie stars, to discover the secrets and curiosities of this spectacular city when it became a set. Each guide has studied and tested itineraries that make every tour unique. Take part to JMwalkingtour, it will surprise you.

MEETING POINT

Campo San Giacometo, near the fountain where you will find our guide with the JMwalkingtour sign.

DEPARTURE TIME

SUMMER timetables
From March to September, the tour starts at 7:00 pm.

WINTER timetables
From October to February, the tour starts at 5:00 pm.

The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
The itinerary may vary due to weather conditions.
Your arrival 15 minutes before it starts will allow the tour depart on schedule.

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FREE CASANOVA TOUR

TOUR DESCRIPTION

Among the various characters who populate the story of Venice, Giacomo Casanova is surely the best well-known. Protagonist of countless gallant adventures, traveler through the Europe of the Enlightenment, spy on behalf of the Serenissima and tireless writer, Casanova has surely marked his era, becoming one of the symbols of the Venetian 17th century, a period linked to the splendor of the Most Serene Republic of Venice, but also to its worst vices and transgressions. It is the century of moral decay that anticipates the end of a millennial history. Do you want to discover the places that have seen consuming the vicissitudes of the famous Casanova? Take part in our tour, it will surprise you. Each guide has studied and tested itineraries that make every tour unique. Take part to JMwalkingtour, it will surprise you.

MEETING POINT

Campo San Giacometo, near the fountain where you will find our guide with the JMwalkingtour sign.

DEPARTURE TIME

SUMMER timetables
From March to September, the tour starts at 7:00 pm.

WINTER timetables
From October to February, the tour starts at 5:00 pm.

The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
The itinerary may vary due to weather conditions.
Your arrival 15 minutes before it starts will allow the tour depart on schedule.

Book your Tour Now

How to reach our Meeting Points

Campo San Geremia

Campo San Geremia is situated in the Sestiere (District) of Cannaregio, just a couple of minutes from Piazzale Roma (bus and tram station, a square where you can also arrive by car, parking it at the Tronchetto Parking Garage) and Santa Lucia rail station. If you are coming from Piazzale Roma, cross the Bridge of the Constitution (also known as the Calatrava Bridge, after the surname of the architect Santiago Calatrava who projected it) and walk on the street alongside the Canal Grande until you reach Santa Lucia rail station on your left side. Continue walking straight ahead on the Rio Tera’ Lista di Spagna until you arrive to the first big open space: you have reached Campo San Geremia.

Public Transportation Stops close to Campo San Geremia:
Boat Lines 1 and 2 – Boat Stop Ferrovia
Boat Lines 1, 2, 3, 4.1, 4.2, 5.1, 5.2, 6 – Boat Stop Piazzale Roma
Public Transportation Bus and Tram Stops – Bus and Tram Stop Piazzale Roma

Check the ACTV timetables of the public transportation in Venice.

Campo San Giacometo

Campo San Giacometo or San Giacomo di Rialto is situated in the Sestiere (District) of San Polo. If you are coming from the Rialto Bridge, walk until you arrive in the first open space of this District, marked by a fountain with running water and the famous Hunchback of Rialto, a staircase supported by a crunching man which was once used for publicly reading proclamations, orders and convictions of the Serenissima: you have reached Campo San Giacometo or San Giacomo di Rialto.

Public Transportation Stops close to Campo Giacometo/San Giacomo di Rialto:
Boat Lines 1 and 2 – Boat Stop Rialto

Check the ACTV timetables of the public transportation in Venice.

 

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San Basilio

San Basilio boat stop is on Fondamenta delle Zattere, a dock alongside the Canale della Giudecca, situated in the District of Dorsoduro. It goes from the Church San Basilio (west side) to Punta della Dogana (east side). If you come from the Accademia Bridge, you can reach the Meeting Point in about 10 minutes: walk on Rio Tera’ Foscarini, turn right on the quayside of the Zattere and go towards San Basilio boat stop.

Public Transportation:
Boat Lines 2 and 6 (on Canale della Giudecca) – Boat Stop San Basilio
Boat Lines 1 and 2 (on Canal Grande) – Boat Stop Accademia

Check the ACTV timetables of the public transportation in Venice.

Meet the Team

Marc - Musician
Riccardo - Student & PR
Andrea - Journalist and Musician
Jo - Curator Copywriter
Francesco - Coach Water Polo

Contact Us

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