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Private tour of Basilica di San Marco

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You will learn about the origins of the Basilica and how it became the symbol of Venice's power and influence.


  • Admire Saint Marc Basilic with a local tour guide
  • Visit the most important places and monuments
  • Learn about the history and culture of the place


Firstly, the tour will begin with a brief introduction to the history and significance of the Basilica di San Marco. You will learn about the origins of the Basilica and how it became the symbol of Venice's power and influence. The tour will then take you through the stunning interior of the Basilica. You will see the mosaics, sculptures, and frescoes that adorn the walls and ceilings of the Basilica. Our guide will explain the stories behind these artworks, including the famous scenes from the life of Saint Mark. After exploring the interior of the Basilica, the tour will take you to the Basilica's museum. Here you will have the opportunity to see the Pala d'Oro, an exquisite altarpiece decorated with precious gems and enamel. You will also see other priceless treasures from the Basilica's collection, including ancient manuscripts and religious relics.


Entrance tickets to Basilica de San Marco Private official tour guide for 2 hours Pick up and drop off in Venice Complete personalized experience

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