Sweet Venice Cake & Chocolate Tour

Duration: 3 hours aprox  Location: Venice
This tour was already booked by 10 people

Per person
45.00
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Why choose this experience?

1 To find out a different side of Venice Republic with a visit to the best pastry shops in Venice, not to mention ice cream shops and chocolate shops.
2 Because you can get in touch with the art of Venetian pastry making and learn about its most famous delicacies.
3 To combine a pleasant stroll in Venice to irresistible tasting of pastries, chocolate and ice creams

A discovery tour of the sweeter and irresistible side of Venice, a guided walk to discover the best Venetian bakeries, ice cream parlours and the long tradition of chocolatiers.

If you wish to discover an intuitive Venice, Monica will accompany you to the best pastry shops in Venice, Italy to enjoy crumbly shortbread, chocolates, homemade ice cream and all the other sweet Venetian delicacies that are waiting to be devoured.

You can discover the beauty of the districts of Santa Croce, Dorsoduro and Cannareggio during a quiet walk with tastings in Venice with picturesque views, elegant palaces and canals that parade in front of you giving you moments of pure contemplation! Even from a distance you will begin to feel the scent of freshly baked pastries, an aroma that will accompany you for the entire duration of the tour, guiding you step by step!

Relying on Monica: you will experience a unique adventure! What are the best patisseries in Venice? It is difficult to identify them without the guidance of a person who knows the historic centre very well: thanks to our brilliant guide you will discover the hidden corners of paradise that are hidden away in the intricate maze of alleyways, bridges and squares, to enjoy hot and cold delicacies, to get to know the history of the dishes, curious anecdotes related to food, legends and origins about the names of some specialties known throughout the world, such as tiramisu.

Culinary culture at 360° with tastings and tips! Cake & Chocolate Tastings and visits to the typical Venice bakeries to satisfy the pleasures of your palate and the view!

 

WHO IS MONICA, YOUR GUIDE?

Monica is tourist guide who combines her love for Venice to that for excellent cuisine. After living in England for 12 years, she has returned home to devote herself to her passions, and has combined them in a truly unique and original experience. In addition to the home cooking classes and cooking courses at a palace kitchen, she organizes walks with tastings in Venice dedicated to the rich Venetian culinary tradition of the best Venice bakeries.

 

THE TOUR

Explore Venice with a plus: among the alleyways of the old town tempting delicacies in the bakeries of Venice for all cake lovers! Thanks to this you will get an overview of the top Venice pastry shops and their most famous traditions, and discover ancient tastes that have their roots back in time in the bakeries in Venice.

The tour is particularly suitable for those who have already visited the most important places and monuments of the city and wish to have a look behind the scenes, combining their love of Venice to the passion for patisseries in Venice, Italy. The tour combines a sweet taste in Venice with a leisurely walk in order not to feel too guilty about the calories accumulated! The itinerary includes six stages, three bakeries, an ice cream parlour and two chocolate shops. The price only includes a chocolate tasting, to be held in a renowned chocolate shop of Venice to the presence of the chef, with a brief explanation of the history of chocolate and some production methods. Any other tastings are at your discretion and must be paid directly on site (about 2 to 5.00 euros per tasting, depending on what you purchase).

The tour is for a maximum of 8 participants to ensure an intimate atmosphere: Monica will be on hand to answer questions, and curiosities. The tour cannot be organized for individual participants: they can only take part in the tour if there are already confirmed bookings that they can be joined to (minimum 2 persons).

The walk will go through the districts of Cannaregio, Dorsoduro and Santa Croce and lasts for about three hours. The meeting point with Monica will be at Piazzale Roma, offering easy access both to those staying  in Venice - all the main water buses of the Venetian public transport  stop here- and those staying in the neighbouring towns and arriving in Venice during the day.

Contact us now to check availability of your preferred date to take part in this original tour: Venice bakeries, with tastings and an experience that should not to be missed!

A tour to give in to temptation ... without remorse!

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(authorization no. 62027 dated 09/07/12 with determination no. 2052/2012)

Important info

Availability:

All year

Departure point:

From Piazzale Roma, after the Calatrava Bridge (near Nike Store)

Departure time

Tuesday to Saturday

9.15 am

Languages available

English

Prices

€45

Duration

3 hours aprox

Inclusions
  • Guide
  • 1 chocolate tasting
Exclusions
  • What is not specified under "Inclusions"
Additional information:

The voucher at the end of the reservation must be printed (hard copy) and presented at the time of the visit.

There will be no refund in case of NO-SHOW (non-attendance at the start of the tour at the time and the meeting point indicated on the voucher).

Please be at the meeting point at least 10 minutes earlier than the indicated departure time.

The tour is collective, so the presence of other participants who have booked is to be expected.

The price includes a chocolate tasting; other tastings are at your discretion and will be charged on site.

Comfortable shoes and clothing suitable for the season are recommended: the tour is on foot and therefore is not recommended for children under five years and people with mobility problems.

The tour also takes place in case of rain.

In exceptional cases and/or reasons of force majeure that may prevent the tour already purchased to run regularly (i.e. acts of nature, strikes, exceptional closures, serious unexpected events or health problems experienced by the person in charge with the service after which it is really impossible to find a substitute), the tour might be cancelled.The customer will be notified of this as soon as possible and will be asked to choose between postponing the tour on the first date available or get a prompt refund of the price paid for the tour.

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