Italy all over the world is celebrated for its cuisine; Pizza, Pasta al ragù, Tiramisu, ice-cream, wine and many other famous dishes and products have become an incite to the travellers to migrate from their countries to Italy. Yet what is important is that Italy has so much more to offer than that!
Venice especially is known for the sea food, typical Chicchetti (finger food that is served hot or cold, similar to Spanish tapas) and of course the orange coloured drink Spritz Aperol. By the locals consumed at any time of the day, in one or other square with a majestic vista of the canal and with a lot of sunlight that goes along with the bright colour of the drink.
A small glass of locally produced white or red wine in a typical Venetian bar, if asked in a really Venetian manner “un’ombra per favore”, will be served with a perfect match for it – Cicchetti. The most popular ones are bread toast with codfish, fried Mozzarella cheese, Sarde in Saor (marinated sardines with onion), fried meat balls, grilled vegetables, polenta with fried shrimps, squid or octopus.
The moment of absolute tranquillity and relaxation will start with your gondola ride. You will glide through the centuries of history, allowing yourself to be captivated by the glamour and elegance of the Venetian palaces. It is a perfect way to admire and celebrate this beautiful journey of yours and the greatest achievement of human effort and ingenuity – the city of Venice.
Duration: 2 hours.
- English-speaking tour escort;
- Private gondola ride (30 min);
- Tastings in 2 local bars.