Venice: St Mark's Basilica & Gondola in the afternoon

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Enjoy a visit to St Mark's Basilica with tickets included and see the city from the water on a scenic gondola ride.

Highlights

  • Marvel at the golden mosaics and marble inlay flooring in the basilica
  • Learn more about the history of the city from a qualified local guide
  • Experience a gondola ride along the Grand Canal and minor canals

Description

Your guide will provide you with a wealth of information regarding Saint Mark's Square and then accompany you on a detailed tour of the Golden Basilica from Saint Mark's square, once the private chapel of the Doge of Venice, thanks to the sumptuous golden mosaics and impressive marble inlay flooring. During the tour you will be able to absorb the atmosphere whilst listening to your guide who will describe the biblical scenes represented throughout the building, together with history and particularities of this ancient Basilica. After a small break return the the meeting point and show your voucher for the gondola ride. Relax aboard this historic vessel, enjoying the thrills of both the Grand Canal and minor canals. Admire Venice from this amazing point of view, witness its magnificent architecture and whilst gliding under its bridges, discover secret entrances to the elegant palaces and hidden corners.

Includes

Entrance ticket to the Saint Marks Basilica Shared gondola ride (not guided) Personal audio system and headset for tour commentary Tour available in english, german, french, spanish

Important Information

  • Meeting point 15 min before
  • This tour is not suitable if you have limited mobility
  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible
  • This tour operates rain or shine
  • Shared gondola with max. 5 people per gondola
  • For all the late arrivals or no show, no refund

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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