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Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Basilica Guided Tour

Venice, Italy
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3 hours 30 minutesMobile & paper tickets accepted

Meet the local guide and start an incredible journey through history and art to discover two of the most famous places in Venice. First, Doge's palace and second, Saint Mark's basilica. Doge's palace is a stunning building embellished by the most famous Italian artists of 1500. Masterpieces of Italian painters such as Tintoretto, Tiziano and Veronese are preserved in this place. Discover the secrets of Venice governments, visit the prisons and listen to legends around this palace. Many legends and stories populate the palace and the prisons. See how the prisoners lived and cross the Bridge of Sighs, like they used to do in the past.
Continue the tour visiting Saint Mark’s basilica, a beautiful cathedral built during a thousand year that preserves an invaluable treasure made of golden mosaics, masterpieces of Venetian artisans. Finally, reach St.Mark museum and the panoramic terrace to admire the amazing view on Saint Mark's square.

What's Included

  • Licensed guide
  • St. Mark and Doge's Palace entrance
  • Entry/Admission - Doge's Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica di San Marco
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Doge's Palace, Piazza San Marco, 1, 30124 Venice Italy

Have a guided visit inside the Doge's Palace entrance

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Basilica di San Marco, Piazza San Marco 328, 30124 Venice Italy

enter the Basilica for a guided visit

Duration: 45 minutes

The Location

Where To Go

Doge's Palace, San Marco, 1, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy

Departure time

1:30 PM


Venice, Italy

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Lara, tour guide, was prompt,...

Stefan P | Jul 2021

Lara, tour guide, was prompt, funny and informative. Really showed her love for Venice in perfect English and kept us entertained. One part of our tour did get disrupted as the Basillica closed early, but tour company notified me in advance and

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Underage customers must be accompanied by an adult
  • Saint Mark's cathedral and Doge's palace can be closed to the public in case of high tides. In this case, we will communicate it to the participants as soon as possible and we will arrange an alternative.

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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