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Italy by Run

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Italy by Run is a sustainable active tourism project aiming to offer exciting running experiences in the major Italian art cities without undermining their fragile context given to artistic, historical and environmental factors. The private tours...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
30121 Venice, Italy
+39 347 896 0896
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I did an early morning run through Venice with Roberto and it was a perfect way to start the day. My guide was friendly, very attentive, and just a great running partner. We chatted all throughout the run - which was awesome (I expected I'd...More

Thank prin4ipessa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour with Roberto! He is extremely knowledgable about treviso and Italy in general. We were lucky enough , my sister , husband and myself to have him to ourselves. Lots of great stories about the architecture and history of the area...More

Thank Teri6023
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We booked the 2 hour Sestieri tour - covering all the six Venice sestieri (districts). Met at hotel by friendly and knowledgeable guide at 06:30. Covered 16.8 km! Pace was set for us. Guide took some snapshots along the way and we were sent a...More

Thank Rod M
Reviewed 7 July 2018

My wife and I did the Arsenale tour last weekend. It was excellent. Our guide Andrea met us at our hotel lobby at 7am and took us on a gentle run through Venice providing tips on running in Venice as well as historical information about...More

Thank Adam K
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend this running tour. It’s a great way to see and learn about Venice. We even back-tracked our route to find some of the locations we ran past on the tour (especially the bakery, Fornareto). Roberto was very informative and his knowledge was...More

Thank Runninguy
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Early morning in Venice! What a warm welcome from Andrea, my running tour guide. It was absolutely stunning and I can only recommend “Italy by run”! 👌🏻👏🏻🥇 A very special thank you 🙏🏻 to Andrea who has been the most special running guide in Venice.More

Thank GS-LUX
ItalyByRun, Public Relations Manager at Italy by Run, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Dear "GS-LUX", we do thank you for the amazing words of your review. We are really glad you enjoyed the running tour in Venice and the guide Andrea: special guides for special tours is our daily commitment. We look forward to having you on tour...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

I would recommend booking a ruuning tour with this organisation, excellent local knowledge, great way to see Venice and explore all the best sights and some hidden gems too. Well worth booking and the running guides are amazing.More

Thank trust187048
ItalyByRun, Public Relations Manager at Italy by Run, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Dear "trust187048", thank you for the amazing review! We are happy you enjoyed the Venice running tours - making two is a wonderful way to prove it - and the running guides on tour with you. Venice is a beautiful city with lots of spots...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

What a great way to see Venice and learn about the city. Up before the tourist flood the city, running through neighborhoods you wouldn't normally get to see and a behind the scenes narrative of life in Venice. My daughters and I really enjoyed our...More

Thank Alicia W
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I was so pleased to see this sightseeing tour available - whilst it was a little pricy (but there again Venice is expensive anyhow) it was well worth the fee. If this type of tour isn't available in other major tourist cities, it certainly should...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great run on our first morning in Venice. Our guide Francesco took us on a trip through the central sestieres. The weather was nice, and we got some good tips from a local - which would be hard to find by ourselves...More

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Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district)
with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many
transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying
areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand
for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal
bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution,
2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli
Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby
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Kat Y
21 September 2017|
Response from ItalyByRun | Property representative |
Hello Kat, Thanks for contacting us, we're glad that John passed along you his nice experience. A 1-hour running tour for 2 people is €120 in standard rate; pick-up and drop off at your accommodation if located in central... More