Duration: Half day
Tour Type: Cultural
Group Size: individual / small group tour
Price: from €105,00
Enjoy this half day tour in Venice, meet some ancient artisans and admire the authentic Made in Italy excellences!
During the tour, you will know some of the traditional techniques handed down through generations and to listen and to talk to many artisans, who are carrying on ancient Venetian tradition and are ambassadors of Italian quality worldwide.
You will also have the chance to discover the ancient tradition of goldbeaters and to observe the production of velvet and damask with original 18th century looms.
The best way to enjoy this experience is to book a tour with private guide.
One of our travel consultant will lead you through this journey and will always be available online/phone 24/7.
The tour will start with a visit to the last Venetian goldbeater laboratory, where gold ingots are transformed into ultra-slim leaves. Opened in 1926, the laboratory is carrying on one ancient Venetian craft.
The tour will continue with a visit of the most prestigious fabric manufacturer of Venice. Textiles have been realised here for the White House as well as for Kremlin.
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Note: The tour is available from Monday to Friday, due to working hours of laboratories.