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  1. Italy
  2. Veneto
  3. Venice
  4. Saint Mark's Basilica

Skip the Line: St. Mark's Basilica Guided Tour

Product ID: 6515
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Don't miss out becoming an insider in Venice! On this essential guided tour, you will be intrigued by the fascinating history of La Serenissima and discover what it is like to live in this unique city.
About this activity
Duration 1 hour
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enter St. Mark’s Basilica through the St. Peter’s Door with skip the line access
  • Visit the Basilica interior and hear a detailed description of the gold mosaics
  • Admire the gem-encrusted Pala d’Oro
Full description
Together with a tour guide arranged in agreement with the Curia di Venezia, you can take in a full tour of the Golden Basilica, once the private chapel of the Doges of Venice, and the only one of its kind in Italy, thanks to the beautiful gold mosaics and marble inlay flooring.

Comfortably seated, listen to our Guide describe the biblical scenes represented and the history and particularities of this ancient basilica. Admire the Pala d’oro, an exquisite example of Byzantine art with its thousands of gems and precious stones.
Includes
  • Guided tour
  • Entrance fee for St. Mark's Basilica
  • Seated explanation inside the Basilica

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Know before you go
Please note that during 1st November til 31st March tour could be bilingual.

Free for children under the age of 6.
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Very Viva Venice Srl

Product ID: 6515