Venice: Street Food Tour with a Local Guide and Tastings

USD 48



Embark on a gastronomic adventure through the romantic city of Venice on a guided stroll. Meander through the bustling Rialto Market, where the aromas of fresh seafood and local delicacies await. Savor the local tapas-like treats, known as "cicchetti," which offer a taste of authentic Venetian culture. As you wander, take in the rich history and architecture of this magnificent city, including the stunning Basilica dei Frari, a testament to Venice's grandeur.

Embark on a culinary adventure through the streets of Venice, exploring the city's gastronomic scene and uncovering its hidden gems. Join a foodie expert on a mouth-watering tour, which combines delicious bites with historical landmarks along the way. Begin in the San Marco district, where you'll meet your guide and set off towards the iconic Rialto Bridge. As you stroll across the Grand Canal, take in the sights and sounds of the bustling Rialto Market, where locals haggle over fresh seafood and colorful produce. Your journey continues in Campo San Polo, where you'll enter the breathtaking Basilica dei Frari, a masterpiece of Venetian architecture. Next, make your way to Campo San Bartolomeo, a charming square where locals gather to socialize and enjoy the scenery. As you make your way through the city, indulge in a variety of local specialties, including artisanal cheeses, crunchy buranelli biscuits, and decadent cakes. Be sure to save room for a sweet treat – authentic tiramisù, born and bred in Venice. Learn about the unique custom of cicchetti, small plates akin to Spanish tapas, which are an integral part of Venetian culture and social life. Your culinary escapade concludes in the picturesque Campo Santa Margherita, nestled in the historic Dorsoduro district, near the university. Here, you can soak up the lively atmosphere, surrounded by local eateries and bustling markets.