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City Wonders (Formerly Dark Rome Tours) operates Skip the Line Access tours in Venice, visiting all the most important sites of the city on a series of walking, water taxi and gondola tours. To ensure the quality of every traveler experience, we...more
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All reviews murano and burano walking tour doge's palace venice tour our tour guide dark rome gondola ride great tour wine and appetizers jewish ghetto semi private tour lace making glass blowing half day tour highly recommend this tour glass factory mark's basilica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The gondola ride was amazing!!! Loved the walking tour as it was so educational and we saw some sites that were off the beaten path. Paola was so knowledgeable and help us find our way back to where our car was waiting.

Thank Wcislo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took the evening tour at 6.30pm. The Gondola ride was very peaceful, showing parts of the more residential districts. Our tour guide was very passionate about Venice and her knowledge superb. We throughly enjoyed this and would recommend to anyone!

Thank SamanthaR3006
Reviewed 2 days ago

We used City Wonders in Rome, Florence and Venice and we highly recommend them. The guides were very knowledgeable and professional. They also gave us great tips on places to eat and shop. We'll use them again.

Thank RedTraveller1979
Reviewed 4 days ago

Is is very easy to see how Rita loves and how passionate she is about her job. She talks about Venice with so much passion and fondness. Her commentaries were very informative yet very interesting at the same time. Rita also went out of her...More

Thank epicurious_wanderer
Reviewed 6 days ago

We really enjoyed this excursion on your trip in September 2018. I understand why some are saying you can just go on your own but we enjoyed learning about the history of the islands. Our guide was Alessandra who was informative and personable. She brought...More

Thank Inspiration789266
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I went on this tour with Susan and thoroughly enjoyed it. I am not usually one for tours as I get a little bored, but Susan was excellent. She is so knowledgeable and we learnt so much. My husband usually remembers so...More

Thank Cate H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the tour! We got to know the history of Venice from the local guide which we wouldn’t know otherwise!

Thank William T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Murano: Great to see the demonstration and the stunning glass in the show room. Informative and helpful staff. Burano: Beautiful island with lovely multi coloured houses 5*. The tour of lace making was disappointing. Demo lasted 5 mins if that and was more of a...More

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CityWondersCS, SCC Team at City Wonders, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Carol B, Thank you for your comments and for sharing your experience. I am very sorry to hear that the visit to the Venetian Islands did not meet your tour expectations. As I can read in your feedback, the islands visit and taxi trip...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was wonderful. Our tour guide, Moses, was well informed, and his delivery was enthusiastic, interesting, and insightful. The tours give you a comprehensive understanding of the period as you see the amazing sites. Skipping the lines was worth the fee alone!

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fabulous tour! We did it on our first day as a way to get our bearings of Venice. The guide was awesome! Her stories were fabulous, she was very knowledgeable and gave some wonderful recommendations. It allowed us to learn a lot...More

Thank Alexandra P
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San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
...More
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Padmeh
13 July 2015|
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Response from CityWondersCS | Property representative |
Padmeh: Thank you so much for your question and interest in City Wonders. Our Murano Glassblowing and Burano Lacemaking tour is 5 hours and costs €35 per adult. It runs daily at 2:30pm currently. It includes round-trip... More
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19 May 2015|
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Hello: We don't offer tours in Cyprus, but our research found this on Wikipedia: "According to one legend, this rock is the site of the birth of the goddess Aphrodite, perhaps owing to the foaming waters around the rock... More
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