I'm a full-time mom, part-time preschool teacher who believes experiences are more important than things, travel is one of the best ways to learn compassion for other cultures, and now is the time to make memories with the ones you love.

Venice & Veneto

A list of tours, camps, experiences, baby gear rentals, babysitters and other family-friendly business for hire in Venice and the Veneto region.

I have teamed up with some of the below business to offer YOU discounts and free gifts when you book their services! To receive the discount codes download my FREE Ultimate Travel Planner for Italy with Kids here. Look for the star for participating companies.

Family Friendly Tours, Experiences, and Kid Camps

Arte al Sole brings kids on a creative cultural adventure through city streets or the Italian countryside, while teaching them about the art, culture, history, stories, language and even cooking of Italy. They offer experiences in Rome, Venice, Florence, Umbria, Lucca, and Syracuse. In Venice, Arte al Sole offers family tours and art workshops. For more information visit their website at www.artealsole.com

For the code to receive 50 euros (approx 10%) off Arte al Sole Day Camps OR a free bag and sketchbook for any Tour booked with Arte al Sole download my FREE Ultimate Travel Planner for Italy with Kids here.

Cookly is a global community of passionate cooks, traveling foodies and culture enthusiasts exploring the world through local food and cooking traditions. As the largest platform for cooking classes around the world, Cookly connects foodies to local traditional cooks and food artisans, to learn and prepare authentic dishes. Cookly offers a variety of family-friendly cooking classes through-out Italy. To view the family-friendly options in the Veneto region click here and select "Venice" select “Filter”, choose “Family-Friendly”, and hit “Apply”.


Italia Delight offers unique food, wine, and other authentic experiences around Italy. Escape the city and immerse your family in authentic Italian life. Near Venice, they offer the following family-friendly experience.

Where the farmer lives: Enjoy a walk through the beautiful countryside, woods and olive groves surrounding the farmhouse. Learn about the history of the old farmhouse where the olive oil mill is located. You will be introduced to the biological techniques used in the farm and you will visit the olive oil mill, going into the olive oil extraction process and conservation techniques. Afterwards, in their renovated tasting room where history, tradition and innovation meet, enjoy a guided tasting course using the official tasting technique. Learn to to train your sense of smell and taste, in order to better perceive their flavors and characteristics. Children accompanied by an adult, enjoy the experience for free.

For the code to receive 10% off Italia Delight experiences and tours download my FREE Ultimate Travel Planner for Italy with Kids here.

Macaco Tour was founded in 2014 by two women who are specialist in art history. In Venice and Verona, Macaco Tour provides family games, treasure hunts, and workshops that involve the participants through integration that engages them not only from the intellectual point of view but also a sensorial one. For more information, please visit their website www.macacotour.com/en

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For the code to receive 5% off Macaco Tour tours download my FREE Ultimate Travel Planner for Italy with Kids here.

Baby Gear Rentals

Baby-Sitters & Travel Nannies

International Babysitters provides English and multilingual babysitters and holiday nannies for tourist visiting Italy. Their nannies are available to travel throughout Europe with your family. All of their babysitters are experience and have been thoroughly vetted and hand-picked for their friendly approachable nature so you can relax with the knowledge that your children will be well looked after and happy with babysitters who can effectively communicate with them and keep them entertained. Please visit their website for more information www.internationalbabysitters.com.

For the code to receive your first hour of babysitting free with International Babysitters download my FREE Ultimate Travel Planner for Italy with Kids here.

Car Service

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