Venice Italy Tour Guide: Explore Venice, Italy In 2 Days



This summer, my husband and I decided to spend two days in Venice, Italy and it was such a beautiful adventure.  Since Venice is such a small city, no more than two days of a visit is required, and to make your trip easier, I have put together a Two Day-travel guide.


Venice Fun Facts

  • Venice is made up of a collection of approx 115 tiny islands

  • There are 400+ pedestrian footbridges spanning the canals

  • Venice has about 150 canals

  • There are a little over 400 gondoliers in Venice

  • Venice got its first female gondolier in 2010

  •  By the 18th century, there were over 200 churches in Venice

  •  Over 15 million visitors flock to Venice every year

  • Venice has over 450 palaces (palazzi) and important buildings built in a mixture of styles, Gothic, Byzantine, Baroque etc.

Where to stay?


Hotel Città di Milano

  • 3.0 out of 5.0

  • San Marco 590 Campiello San Zulian, Venice VE 30124

  • Price: Total: $177.64

What to do and where to eat?

Day 1: Places To Visit

  •  St. Mark's Basilica. ...

  • Campanile di San Marco

  • Doge's Palace.

  •  Ca' d'Oro.

  • Rialto Bridge & Market. 

  • Scuola Grande di San Rocco. 

  • Cicchetti crawl. 

Breakfast: The Gritti Palace. Served with a great view of the Canal and Breakfast. 

We ate Lunch & Dinner Here: Since there are a ton of great restaurants, I have decided to put together a list.



Here is the list I used from Ciao Italy & Carrani Tours 

Day 2:  Places to visit

  1.  Peggy Guggenheim Museum

  2. Ca' Rezzonico

  3.  Piazza San Marco

  4. Gondola ride

  5. Dinner (Roam around the canal and check out their menus)

  1. Trattoria e Bacaro Da Fiore

  2. Trattoria Altanella

  3. Trattoria Dalla Marisa

  4. Trattoria Corte Sconta

  5. Osteria Santa Marina

  6. Osteria Alle Testiere

End your day with some Gelatofrom Gelatoteca Susco!! 

Have fun in Venice and I hope that this guide helps. For more pictures from my Venice trip follow my instagram.