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

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

Product ID: 72293
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Discover the best of Venice on a 2-hour guided tour and skip-the-line tickets for the majestic St. Mark's Basilica. Walk by the Byzantine and Gothic monuments of the Venetian Empire, admire Doge's Palace, St. Mark's Square, Ponte di Rialto, and much more.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the picturesque streets surrounding the Rialto Bridge
  • Explore St. Mark's Square and discover the Byzantine sights
  • Enter St. Mark's Basilica with you skip-the-line ticket and enjoy no queues
  • Learn about the decorations, history, and reconstructions of the Rialto Bridge
  • Visit some of the little squares ("campi") of Venice and see some of the traditional bars ("bacari")
Full description
Get ready for a great overview of Venice. Travel into the history of one of the world's most beautiful cities. On this tour led by an expert guide, you will discover the most beautiful and famous monuments of Venice along with exploring some hidden paths as well.

Experience the incomparable beauty of St. Mark's Square and use your skip-the-line ticket to enjoy priority entrance to the majestic basilica. Learn more about the Republic of Venice and how it became dominant in the past, and explore the history of the city. Did you know that Venice was originally built on a group of 117 small islands that were separated by canals?

Stroll the elegant area surrounding the Rialto Bridge and learn how it was a busy crossing point in commercial life, always crawling with local and foreign merchants. The Rialto is still the pulsing center of shops and commercial life in Venice, as well as home to the picturesque food and fish markets of the city.

Prepare to take some amazing pictures of the central sestiere (district) with its beautiful squares and crumbling mansions along with ancient churches, ateliers, and bridges.
Includes
  • Tour led by an expert guide
  • Skip-the-line ticket to St. Mark's Basilica
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks

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Meeting point

St. Mark's Square, 67, Venice, Italy. Meet your guide between the 2 big columns in the square (Colonne di San Marco e San Todaro)

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Your visit in St. Mark's Basilica will not be guided
• The tour will take place even when it's raining. In the event of an exceptionally high tide in Venice or heavy rain, the tour may be cancelled and you will be given a full refund

From £289.43 Per group up to 10

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Product ID: 72293