Walking Tour of the Jewish Ghetto

Visit a historical and cultural jewel in Venice. The Jewish Ghetto dating back from the late 1300’s is one of the oldest in the world.

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Jewish Ghetto Venice

Transfer by private motor launch to the Canneragio Canal. Here you will visit the medieval Jewish Ghetto. The Ghetto is the first in Europe and was instituted in 1516 by the Government of the Serenissima Repubblica. Here, the Jews were confined to the area from sunset to dawn. Today there are only a few Jewish families in the Ghetto but the ethnic flavor of the neighborhood remains. You will visit the area with a private local Jewish guide and your tour will include one of the synagogues . Return to your ship after the tour.


  • Private boat transfers with English speaking assistant
  • Private local guide
  • Visit of Jewish Ghetto
  • Synagogue entrance fees

Does not include

  • Lunch
  • All items not specified
Deposit & Payments
  • Full payment is required in order to secure booking.
  • Payments by personal check, bank transfer and VISA or MC.


Cities Visited:

  • Venice

Private Tours

Shore Excursions

A great private shore excursion to the historic Jewish Ghetto of Venice, the oldest in the world. In the late 1300’s a Jewish community began to settle in Venice. At that time they were confined to one area which in Venetian was called “Getto” a slang expression referring to the refinery in the area. With a private guide, visit this very interesting and historical part of the city.

Request your Free Tour Consultation 1-800-848-8163 or 1 Minute Form Online.

Average land cost for this program

Per person based on number of people traveling together.

  • Based on 2 people
    Euro 285 per person
  • Based on 4 people
    Euro 150 per person
  • Based on 6 people
    Euro 110 per person

For a customized shore excursion and quote party please contact us. 1 800 848 8163