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

Afternoon Tour: Doge Palace, St Mark Basilica & Gondola Ride

Product ID: 234572
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Enjoy a walking tour of the most important sights in Venice. Enter the city’s two symbolic landmarks: Doge’s Palace and Saint Mark’s Basilica. Finish your day with a gondola ride through the city’s hidden canals.
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Duration: 3 hours
Starting time 2:00 PM
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  • Learn about the history of Venice and its main monuments
  • Skip the line at Doge's Palace and Saint Mark's Basilica
  • Experience Venice from the water on a 30-minute private gondola ride
Full description
Discover the most important locations in the historical heart of Venice on this small-group walking tour. Visit Doge’s Palace with a qualified guide and marvel at the Gothic architecture of this former residence of the Serenissima Republic. Then enter the majestic Saint Mark’s Basilica, a true masterpiece of Byzantine art, and admire its beautiful golden mosaics and marble floor.

Finish your afternoon with a beautiful and charming gondola ride (up to 6 people for gondola), let the gondolier transport you along the canals and be fascinated by the hidden corners of Venice as seen from the water.
  • Qualified guide
  • Entrance ticket to Doge’s Palace and Saint Mark’s Basilica
  • 30-minute private gondola ride
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Under the blue Clock Tower in Saint Mark's Square

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What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• Please note that there is a dress code for entrance to the monuments on this tour. Shoulders and knees must be covered.
• No refund will be offered for no shows or late arrivals
• The tour will take place rain or shine, however, in the event of exceptional high tides it may be cancelled and a refund will be provided.

From US$ 268.20 per person

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Gray Line Venice - Park Viaggi

Product ID: 234572