Walking tours

Carnival of Venice 2020 walking theatre show

based on 24 reviews
Availability: 15 to 25 February 2020
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Language: English , Italian , French
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Enjoy an amazing adventure among the mysteries of Carnival
  • Listen to the stories and wonders told by the Pantakin actors
  • Live a unique experience with your family
What to expect

From the middle of the fifteenth century, the nobles and the wealthy of Venice had servants known as 'codega' who would be equipped with lanterns to enlighten paths in the darkness of the night, delighting them with anecdotes and stories.

Just like those times, your own personal escort will guide you through the labyrinth of mysteries surrounding the lagoon. A leap into the past that will inspire you to be the actors in your own scenes, leading you into the heart of the life of the 'Serenissima' (Venice) and its Carnival.

You will learn all about Casanova and the Levantine, about the gondolier that became a priest and about the elephant that found shelter in a church. You'll listen to stories about the angel who was made a palace guardian and why the bridge between two convents is called 'The Devil's Bridge'. You'll also find out about the secret language of the Venetian fans and about the legends of a number of ghosts that are said to live in Venice.

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What's included
  • Guided tour with actors
Reduced price
  • Free: children under 12 years old (max 1 child per adult)
Where

Campo San Gallo O Canova 1103, Corte delle Ancore, 30124 Venice, VE, Italy

Meeting point:

In front of San Gallo theatre. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of the tour.

What to remember
  • Comfortable shoes are suggested
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour starting time
  • This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities
  • The itinerary is subject to change due to particular events
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When

15 - 25 February 2020

  • 11.00am: Italian and English (the visit may be bilingual)
  • 12.30am: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)
  • 3.00pm: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)

17 February

  • 3.00pm: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)
  • 5.00pm: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)

18,20, 21 February

  • 3.00pm: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)

22 February

  • 11.00am: Italian and English (the visit may be bilingual)
  • 12.30am: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)
  • 3.00pm: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)
  • 5.00pm: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)

23 February

  • 11.00am: Italian and English (the visit may be bilingual)
  • 12.30am: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)
  • 3.00pm: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)

24 February

  • 11.00am: Italian and English (the visit may be bilingual)
  • 3.00pm: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)

25 February

  • 12.30pm: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)
  • 3.00pm: Italian and French (the visit may be bilingual)
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Provider
Venice City Tour
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
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