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Be part of a medieval tradition amid the Carnival's extravaganza of colors, masks, and costumes. Travel through a festival among masked, timeless faces as a codega (guide) reveals the secrets and traditions of the Carnival.

The Carnival of Venice is a timeless and theatrical celebration of excess that attracts musicians, acrobats, theater troupes, and revelers from around the world. Masked partygoers dressed in elaborate 18th-century costumes drift through the crowd and pose elegantly in St. Mark's Square, the focal point of the festivities.

Your codega guides you through the Carnival, revealing the traditions behind the revelry. Even the concept of the codega, a Venetian character who would guide wealthy visitors through the city, stretches back hundreds of years.

Be part of a medieval tradition amid the Carnival's extravaganza of colors, masks, and costumes. Travel through a festival among masked, timeless faces as a codega (guide) reveals the secrets and traditions of the Carnival.

The Carnival of Venice is a timeless and theatrical celebration of excess that attracts musicians, acrobats, theater troupes, and revelers from around the world. Masked partygoers dressed in elaborate 18th-century costumes drift through the crowd and pose elegantly in St. Mark's Square, the focal point of the festivities.

Your codega guides you through the Carnival, revealing the traditions behind the revelry. Even the concept of the codega, a Venetian character who would guide wealthy visitors through the city, stretches back hundreds of years.

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Carnival of Venice Guided Walking Tour

Activity/Location

Venice

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Campo San Gallo

    Venice


Description

Be part of a medieval tradition amid the Carnival's extravaganza of colors, masks, and costumes. Travel through a festival among masked, timeless faces as a codega (guide) reveals the secrets and traditions of the Carnival.

The Carnival of Venice is a timeless and theatrical celebration of excess that attracts musicians, acrobats, theater troupes, and revelers from around the world. Masked partygoers dressed in elaborate 18th-century costumes drift through the crowd and pose elegantly in St. Mark's Square, the focal point of the festivities.

Your codega guides you through the Carnival, revealing the traditions behind the revelry. Even the concept of the codega, a Venetian character who would guide wealthy visitors through the city, stretches back hundreds of years.


Highlights

  • Walking tour of the Carnival’s major sights

  • A Carnival guide—or codega—entertains & informs

  • Celebration with musicians, acrobats & other revelers

  • Tour allows you to see the main highlights with ease

  • Only available during the Carnival period


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Venice city center


Know Before You Book

  • Children 16 and younger are complimentary.

  • Check-in is 10 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 72 hours before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Venice, Italy