Discover unusual and hidden places following Venice fountains and water wells spread all over the city starting from the lively area of Cannaregio district.
Venice is a water city, so which better way to discover unusual places than looking for the many fountains spread all over the campi and campielli of the city?
With the Fountains running tour you will visit some of the most unusual areas of Venice by run far from a classic tourist course and have a taste of the authentic Venice following the thread of the Venetian wellheads and fountains.
Meet your guide at your hotel/apartment and start your run. Visit extensively Cannaregio district, with its long sunny fondamente and run through the Jewish Ghetto, where the “ghetto” word originally comes from.
Run across the Scalzi bridge over the Grand Canal to reach Dorsoduro district and run through the Universities’ area, pass by the gothic Frari‘s Church and reach the Rialto area paying a visit to its wonderful ancient daily fish market.
Cross the Rialto bridge and reach your accommodation where the tour ends.
NB: the order of spots visited could vary according to the pick-up point. Read more on the Additional information section below.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||*Hotel/Apartment pick-up. if your accommodation is not located in central Venice another convenient meeting point will be communicated.|
|DISTANCE||7 km | 4.3 mi|
|DEPARTURE TIME||7:00 am|
|AVG RUNNING PACE||Individual|
Stops: the running tour considers stops along the course to rest and to listen about Venice from your guide. Set your number of stops with your guide during the run.
Course: to ensure you the best running tour experience the pick-up/drop-off points are primarily set in your hotel/aparment. Your guide will customise the tour course each time according to the spots to be visited along the course, therefore it could be different from the one reported in the above description. In some cases, pick-up/drop-off points can be arrange in a different location from your accommodation if it is too far from the main spots to be visited.
The running tours are led exclusively in external areas and it is not planned any entrance/access to museums, churches, galleries and similar.
Cancellation policy: cancellations made 72 hours prior to the scheduled departure time have a 100% refund of the sum paid. Details available on cancellation policy page.
Meeting point: hotel/apartment pick-up. If your accommodation is not located in central Venice another convenient meeting point will be set.