Jewish Ghetto and Cannareggio: Private Tour Of Venice

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Duration: 2 hours

Departs: Venice, Venice

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

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Discover the hidden gems of Venice: Cannareggio and the Jewish Ghetto!

Accompanied by an expert guide, explore the off-beaten track and learn the hidden history of the Cannareggio sestriere and of the Jewish Ghetto. Allow your guide to share everything about lifestyle, architecture, rich traditions, churches, synagogues, bridges as well as palaces as you walk through the Cannareggio, so named after the Regio canal that crosses the borough, into the Jewish Ghetto.

The Schola Grande Tedesca Great Synagogue along with the Museum is a location you could visit after the tour. A fascinating fact, Venice's Cannareggio sestriere Jewish Ghetto was the first in the world and it was founded in the 29th March 1516 on the small island.

See the less known but deeply fascinating side of Venice by touring the Cannaregio and Jewish Ghetto!

What's Included

2 hours private guide

Professional and local guide

What's Not Included


Hotel pickup and drop-off

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 0 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please note: in some areas of the attractions the stroller may be carried by yourself in your arms, due to architectural restrictions
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Please note: if you need the wheelchair, you may not be able to access all the areas of the attractions, due to architectural restrictions
  • Please note: the tour doesn't include the visit of Synagogue. It is an outdoor tour.
  • Rome Private Guides is glad to inform you that all our “Small group tours” and “Private Tours” comply with the protocols and guidelines suitable to guarantee the performance of our service in safe conditions to prevent Covid-19. The safety and health of o
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 4 day(s) before the scheduled departure time, you will receive a full refund.
If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, you will receive a 0% refund.

What To Expect

Your tour starts directly in Cannaregio where you will meet your guide for your 2 hours walking private tour.

Your guide is an expert and knows Venice in all its alleys. Walking through Cannaregio and the little alleys of the Jewish Ghetto, you will discover a different Venice, a Venice that is not recounted in the classical tour.

Cannaregio is one of the most populated sestrieri of Venice. Its name maybe comes from the name of a Canal that cross the borough. The name of the Canal is Regio and from here the name of the sestriere. During your walk you will be able to admire palaces, bridges, churches.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Campo del Ghetto
In this sestriere, there is the Jewish Ghetto. Here we can still admire synagogues and you can also decide to visit the Great Synagogue after the tour. You can also decide to visit the Museum on your own. Your guide will give you an overview of the Jewish culture and traditions. She will explain the architecture and history of the sestriere of Cannareggio.

Your tour includes a Murano Blowing glass demo held true venetian master in a Blowing Glass Factory.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free


Fascinating history of Jewish Ghetto and Cannareggio
MARIANNE_B, 05-07-2022
Our guide Alessandra was fabulous - so knowledgeable and patient and great with kiddos too! She brought to life the origins of the Ghetto, the city life and the origins of banking in Europe.

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