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  2. Veneto
  3. Venice

Venice: Full-Day A Golden Gem Tour

Product ID: 129690
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Admire the beauty of St. Mark’s Basilica, a masterpiece of Byzantine art full of treasures.
About this activity
Duration 1 hour
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Admire St. Mark’s Basilica, one of the most majestic cathedrals in the world
  • Enjoy a visit of this masterpiece of Byzantine art
  • Admire the Pala d'Oro and the treasury, a splendor of religious art collected along the centuries
Full description
Visit St. Mark’s Basilica, one of the most majestic cathedrals in the world. Enjoy the visit of this masterpiece of Byzantine art, unique of its kind in Italy. Have the pleasure to savor beautiful gold mosaics and marble inlays of the floors, sitting comfortably while your guide will show you the represented biblical scenes, the history and the particularities of this ancient basilica.

Admire Pala d'Oro, an exquisite example of the Byzantine art with its thousands of gems and precious stones. Enjoy the view of the treasury, a splendor of  religious art collected along the centuries.

At the end, an optional visit to a Glass Furnace for a touch of the Venetian greatest art.
Includes
  • A skip-the-line ticket for the basilica
  • Audio receiver devices
  • Professional guide
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Under the Clock Tower.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Adult pricing applies to all travelers
• Proper clothing (no shorts or tank tops) will be required while visiting the basilica
• For security reasons, backpacks will not be allowed
• This tour does not operate on Sundays and other religious holidays on 01/11/2017, 08/12/2017, 25/12/2017, 01/01/2018 and 06/01/2018
• The tour will not be guaranteed in adverse weather conditions
• Languages during the winter season (01/11/2017-31/03/2018): English daily; German on Monday and Friday; French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday; Spanish on Wednesday and Saturday
• Languages during the summer season (01/04/2018-31/10/2018): English, German, French and Spanish daily
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.0 / 5
based on 6 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.8/5
Organization
4.3/5
Value for money
4.5/5
Safety
4.5/5

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