Saint Mark's Basilica: After Hours Private Tour

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Tour the iconic St. Mark's Basilica after it has officially closed its doors to the general public. Have the Golden Church of Venice all to yourself and discover its secrets with a professional guide.


  • Enjoy exclusive after-hours entry to Saint Mark's Basilica
  • See the Basilica's golden mosaics illuminated in an extraordinary light show
  • Discover the secrets of the Basilica with an expert guide
  • See the Pala d'Or up close and explore the crypt on a private tour


Explore Saint Mark's Basilica without the crowds and enjoy an intimate look at the Golden Church of Venice. The Basilica is even more impressive by night, as its 85,000 sq ft of golden mosaics shine and reflect in a fantastic light show. Learn the secrets of this iconic church on a 1.5-hour guided tour. As part of this exclusive experience, the Basilica will reopen just for you, after it has officially closed its doors to the general public. See the Pala d'Or up close and descend into the mysterious crypt. Along the way, your professional guide will bring the Basilica's history to life through stories.


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