Saint Mark’s Square, the Basilica and the Doge’s Palace

Risorsa 72elena webPrivate tour

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3 hours

Risorsa 73elena webSkip the line

Piazza San Marco has always been the heart of Venice and is the perfect place to explore the history and wonders of the Serenissima. Visit St. Mark’s Basilica and gaze upon its glittering gold mosaics. Climb to the Loggia to see the famous Horses of Saint Mark and take in the piazza from on high. Learn about the imposing bell tower and discover the inner workings of the 500-year-old clock. Sink your teeth into the Doge’s Palace, the former seat of the Venetian government. Stroll through its many rooms, taking in the pomp and splendor of the Venetian Republic’s glory days. Finally, ascend to the armory and cross the world-famous Bridge of Sighs to Venice’s historic prisons, the final home of many a colorful character.

Visit Venice’s most famous sites

Gaze upon the golden mosaics in St. Mark’s Basilica

Skip the lines and make the most of your time in Venice

240 € /tour

Important info

Cost: € 80 per hour

Additional costs: Basilica Museum ticket (€ 6,5), Doge’s Palace ticket (€ 20)

The winged lion column in St. Mark’s Square (see map) or your hotel in central Venice

NOTE: Please wear suitable attire to the Basilica: clothing should cover your knees and shoulders. No backpacks are permitted inside the Basilica.

Skip-the-line option available from April to October.

To cancel or reschedule a tour, please contact elenacattafi@gmail.com

  • If you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, you will receive a full reimbursement.
  • If you cancel between 72 and 48 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, 50% of the cost of the tour will be refunded.
  • If you cancel fewer than 48 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, the cost of the tour will not be refunded.
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Saint Mark’s Square, the Basilica and the Doge’s Palace

Risorsa 72elena webPrivate tour

pin-20-ppc-copiaSt. Mark’s square

crono-20-pc3 hours

Risorsa 73elena webSkip the line

Piazza San Marco has always been the heart of Venice and is the perfect place to explore the history and wonders of the Serenissima. Visit St. Mark’s Basilica and gaze upon its glittering gold mosaics. Climb to the Loggia to see the famous Horses of Saint Mark and take in the piazza from on high. Learn about the imposing bell tower and discover the inner workings of the 500-year-old clock. Sink your teeth into the Doge’s Palace, the former seat of the Venetian government. Stroll through its many rooms, taking in the pomp and splendor of the Venetian Republic’s glory days. Finally, ascend to the armory and cross the world-famous Bridge of Sighs to Venice’s historic prisons, the final home of many a colorful character.

Cost: € 80 per hour

Additional costs: Basilica Museum ticket (€ 6,5), Doge’s Palace ticket (€ 20)

The winged lion column in St. Mark’s Square (see map) or your hotel in central Venice

NOTE: Please wear suitable attire to the Basilica: clothing should cover your knees and shoulders. No backpacks are permitted inside the Basilica.

Skip-the-line option available from April to October.

To cancel or reschedule a tour, please contact elenacattafi@gmail.com

  • If you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, you will receive a full reimbursement.
  • If you cancel between 72 and 48 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, 50% of the cost of the tour will be refunded.
  • If you cancel fewer than 48 hours before the tour is scheduled to start, the cost of the tour will not be refunded.

240 €/tour

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Visit Venice’s most famous sites.
Gaze upon the golden mosaics in St. Mark’s Basilica. Skip the lines and make the most of your time in Venice.

Learn about the inner workings of Venice.
Gain answers to all of your questions.
Get a first taste of Venice.

Visit Venice’s most famous sights.
Discover enchanting settings and hidden gems.
Make the most of your time in Venice.

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