Private Tour

Venice Legends and Mysteries Private Early Evening Tour

Off the Beaten Path
Duration: 1.5-Hour
Languages: EN, ES

Experience the mysterious side of Italy’s most magical city on this family-friendly Venice legends and mysteries private evening tour. Hear the stories and curiosities that keep Venetian kids up at night as your guide leads you off the beaten path through the city’s most infamous haunted sites. The darker history of Venice will be brought to life with a handpicked itinerary chock full of the best of this history-laden city.

Perfect for:
  • Families with Kids
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What to Expect

Venice is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma. Dive into the hidden history of this ancient city where every bridge, building and corner have a story to tell. Hear its fascinating tales between truth and myth and discover what goes on after dark. Designed for families with kids of ages 6 and up this Venice legends and mysteries private evening tour unveils unsolved enigmas and myths in lesser-known locations rarely seen by visitors


Explore the city’s lesser-known districts and hidden gems when Venice takes on a truly magical aura. During this Venice legends and mysteries private evening tour, your expert guide will take you beyond the tourist hotspots to discover another, often-overlooked Venice: a place of tucked-away corners, palazzos and haunts associated with some of the city’s most intriguing tales and legends. As you walk, the sunset, shadows and gathering dusk will bring an extra frisson to the stories and anecdotes you hear, cloaking the city in a magical and mysterious evening mantle.

Exploring the Hidden Side of Venice at Night

When the sun sets on Venice it turns into a fairy tale setting where history meets mystery. Discover a darker side of Venice on our original storytelling tour, exploring the city under the cover of darkness and unearthing the mysteries and legends that lurk beneath its beauty.


Take a journey through dimly lit backstreets and alleys and be entertained by captivating stories from Venice's past and present. With an expert local storyteller to lead your adventure, you’ll wander through some of the city’s hidden corners and most iconic sights like Rialto Bridge and St Mark’s Square unlocking the dark secrets within… an unforgettable mix of history and mystery.


Venice Legends and Mysteries Private Evening Tour Itinerary

If you ventured to Venice with visions in mind of winding streets once secretly visited by historic noblemen and blushing courtesans, then this is the walk for you. Our Venice legends and mysteries private evening tour features a kid-approved route through the dark heart of the city that provides the perfect stage upon which your guide will introduce you to the shadier stories of the city’s legendary past.


Step away from the crowds strolling through narrow passageways, cross-sleeping canals and shadowy alleys on a nighttime adventure that leaves no stone unturned, telling you the unseen history behind the sights. Parents and children alike will delight in this original exploration through the dark heart of Venice with plenty of surprises along the way.


An Intriguing Experience For All Ages

One of the best ways to experience this magical city is by walking her storied streets and canals. Grab your family and prepare to be amazed on this Venice legends and mysteries private evening tour. We crafted this enjoyable walk to keep the kids entertained without being too spooky – yet fun for adults too! With personalized commentary from your guide, you’ll learn about the city’s haunted history with stories that are exciting but not frightening, so perfect for all ages!


Along with local legends and unsolved mysteries, you'll hear tales of familiar characters, tracing the footsteps of famous (and infamous) personalities that give Venice its flamboyant character. Where did the hangman live? Who was the Biasio of Venice? Who was Casanova? Where are the ghost’s palaces? Who was the “Doctor of the Plague”? Indeed, this exciting Venice legends and mysteries private evening tour is a real mystery until you do it!


  • Behind the scenes walk
  • See both world-famous sights and little-known gems

What Is Included

  • Private licensed professional local guide

What Is Not Included

  • Transportation
  • Food & drinks
  • Tips (optional)
  • Anything not expressly mentioned as included

Meeting Point

In your hotel lobby (only for centrally located hotels) or at an easy to find location. Full details provided upon booking.

Important Information

  • This private tour is available on request Monday through Sunday at 6pm.

Good to Know

  • This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users or those with impaired mobility.

How to Book Your Private Tour

  • Send Us Your Inquiry
    Fill out the tour inquiry form and we will respond with availability and price quote.
  • Payment Policy
    Full payment by credit card is required to make a reservation. We use industry leader Stripe for all card transactions.
  • Tour Voucher
    Within two business days of payment, we will email you a voucher with all the booking details. Such email constitutes your proof of purchase.

Tour FAQs

Can we arrange the Venice legends and mysteries private evening tour in the morning?

In tune with the theme of intrigue and mystery this family-friendly haunted history tour takes place at twilight. It is not possible to do this tour in the morning.

We'll go to Rome after visiting Venice. Do you offer any kid-friendly mythology tours there?

Would you like to personalize this tour?

If you would like us to put together a bespoke tour tailored to your needs, our dedicated trip planning specialists are on hand to help you develop an experience that will be just right for you and yours.

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