Venice: Crimes, Legends and Mysteries Tour at Sunset

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Uncover the dark secrets of Venice on a guided tour of the San Polo district. Learn about the city's criminal past as you explore the winding waterways and dark alleys.


  • Immerse yourself in the rich history of the captivating San Polo neighborhood
  • Discover stories of forbidden love, political intrigues, and unresolved enigmas
  • Stroll beside the tranquil Rio di San Polo, where charming bridges hide shadows
  • Learn about the challenges faced by law enforcement in the waterways of Venice
  • Walk along canals and through San Polo's dark alleys, each with its own history


Embark on a journey into the clandestine past of Venice on a crime tour. Uncover tales of forbidden romances, political conspiracies, and the unsolved mysteries that shroud the city. Explore the evolution of crime and the ingenious ways criminals operated in this historical setting. Gather at the vibrant Campo San Polo, the heart of San Polo, and immerse yourself in the rich history of this captivating neighborhood. Embark on an adventure with a visit to a residence with a history steeped in enigma. Delve into the architectural marvels that conceal secrets within their walls. Stroll alongside the Rio di San Polo, where picturesque bridges hide shadows of the past. Discover stories of daring heists, hidden alliances, and the cat-and-mouse game between criminals and authorities along the canal. Reflect on the challenges faced by law enforcement in the waterways of Venice. Navigate the intriguing Calle dei Assassini, where masked figures once lurked in the shadows. Unearth tales of assassination plots, vendettas, and the mysterious figures who shaped the fate of unsuspecting victims. Discuss the role of masks in concealing identities and facilitating nefarious deeds. Wander through the dark alleys of San Polo. Share stories of smugglers, covert dealings, and the black market that once thrived in these hidden corners.


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Important Information

  • The tour involves a lot of walking, some of it through dark and narrow alleys, Be prepared for any weather conditions; bring an umbrella or raincoat if necessary Photography is allowed, but respect for private property and sensitive sites is expected

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