Venice: Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Basilica Tour

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Enjoy fast access to the Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Basilica. Marvel at the golden mosaics in the basilica and the impressive halls in the palace, then cross the famous Bridge of Sighs.

Highlights

  • Skip the lines to enter the Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Basilica without delay
  • Pass through impressive halls where the doges ruled the Serenissima Republic
  • Walk over the famous Bridge of Sighs
  • Admire the golden mosaics and other treasures of St. Mark’s Basilica

Description

See the Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Basilica, two of the most iconic sites in Venice, on a guided tour. For centuries, the destiny of the Most Serene Republic was decided in the majestic halls of the Doge’s Palace. Walk through the magnificent halls and marvel at the well-conserved priceless treasures, art masterpieces, and frescos. Visit the prison, passing over the celebrated Bridge of Sighs, so called because prisoners often sighed while looking at their beloved lagoon and freedom for the last time before reaching their cells. Among the famous guests of the Doge’s Palace prisons was Giacomo Casanova, the celebrated seducer and adventurer who managed to escape from the prison in 1756. Next, head to St. Mark’s Basilica, one of the world’s most stunning churches. As the name suggests, this cathedral is bound tightly to Venice’s patron, St. Mark, and the saint's remains are in fact here.

Includes

Qualified guide Skip-the-line ticket for the Doge's Palace Skip-the-line ticket for St. Mark's Basilica Museum and Terrace of St. Mark's Basilica (if option selected) Pala d'Oro (if option selected) Personal headsets

Important Information

  • No refunds will be issued for latecomers or no-shows.
  • The tour will be provided rain or shine, in the event of exceptional high tide it might be cancelled and refund will be provided

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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