The Ghost and Legends Walking Tour

The Ghost and Legends Walking Tour

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Starting in campo San Bartolomeo this atmospheric walking tour will allow you to discover the hidden corners of Venice, away from the crowds, accompanied by tales of mystery, murder and superstition.

A qualified guide will walk you through the winding streets, eerie squares and suggestive locations, telling secrets of Venice gone by and tales of the unexpected.

The tour starts with a hidden square, off of the beaten track, where tales of murder and mystery accompany this evening experience of Venice. Walking through the Castello area, you will discover anecdotes of Venetian Doges, noblemen and unrequited love, learn about the ghostly sounds to be heard outside of the Malibran theatre and tales of tragic deaths, whilst strolling through the darkened alleys.

Heading over to campo SS Giovanni and Paolo, learn the story behind the graffitti on one of the most famous buildings in Venice, and then stroll along the windy and foreboding Fondamenta Nuova, located opposite the cemetary, and discover the story of the unburied child that is said to still be seen in the murkey lagoon.
An authentic walking tour covering areas of Venice after dark, hidden squares and darkened alleys, that otherwise you might not have the courage to visit.

The tour concludes in the Cannaregio area, and the guide will be able to provide you with directions on how best to return to your preferred destination.


• Evening walking tour covering the hidden, and suggestive areas of the city including the Castello and Cannaregio areas;
• Discover historical legends, venetian superstitions and ghost stories;
• Fully qualified local guide;
• Pick up from a centrally located meeting point.


Departure time: 20:00 pm
Please, arrive at the meeting point at 19:45
The tour is available every day from 1st of April to 31st of October!

Meeting point: Campo San Bartolomeo, Rialto 5282, 30124, Venice, Italy

Duration: 1.45 hours