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  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.
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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
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COVID-19 Update

Due to health and safety regulations, this itinerary may change. See Know before you go for the latest updates.

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
  • Seated explanation inside the Basilica

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Tours will not enter the Basilica until further notice. Tours will visit the Terrace and the Museum instead.

Please note that during 1st November til 31st March tour could be bilingual.

Free for children under the age of 6.

From US$ 37.96 per person

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Product ID: 6515