Venice: Guided Golden Basilica Tour

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Discover one of the primary symbols of Venice, as well as one among the most beautiful and stunning cathedrals on Earth: the St. Mark Basilica.


  • Explore a living architectural gem
  • Learn about the symbols and the history of the Basilica’s interior
  • Immerse yourself in the lights created by the golden mosaics inside the Basilica


This guided tour will take you to discover one of the symbols of Venice: The St. Mark Basilica. During this tour, you will marvel in front of the majesty and true beauty of the St. Mark Basilica, the place where Eastern and Western architecture combine styles. Here, you will learn more about the everlasting history of Venice, including St. Mark and how his ruins came to rest to be shielded here. This is not only a tour to see Venice, but also to experience this city through its history and glorious past, still shining in its historical sites and legendary characters. During this tour, the guide will take you through the first floor of the Basilica. Then, according to the option selected you will visit the Museum with Terrace or the magnificent Pala d'Oro.


Tour guide Skip the line entry ticket to St. Mark's Basilica Ticket to the museum and terrace (if option selected) Ticket to the Pala d'Oro (if option selected) Personal headsets

Important Information

  • Be aware that refunds are not available for no-shows or late arrivals. The tour proceeds even in rainy conditions. However, in cases of exceptionally high tides, the tour may be cancelled and a refund will be issued.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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