Enjoy Venice must-see and highlights

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Tour Number

Activity Level

474815


Categories

City, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (advanced), Italian (fluent)

San Marco square, the Basilica and Rialto


Get in touch with the history of Venice and its highlights. Let's discover the secrets of San Marco square including a the visit of St. Mark's church avoiding the long queue: a skip the line ticket will help you to save time! Be seduced by the Rialto bridge and area too: many secrets are waiting to be discovered!

Itinerary

During this tour we'll visit:
San Marco square and its secrets, the Basilica of St. Mark's and its gold shining mosaics indoors (we will skip the line for the Basilica) and finally we'll reach Rialto bridge and area: the heart of Venice!

October 29 - April 15:
Basilica: 9. 30 a. m. - 5. 00 p. m. - Sunday and holidays: 2. 00 p. m. - 4. 30 p. m.
St. Mark's Museum: 9. 45 a. m. - 4. 45 p. m.
Pala d'oro: 9. 45 a. m. - 4. 45 p. m. - Sunday and holidays: 2. 00 p. m. - 4. 30 p. m.
Treasury: 9. 45 a. m. - 4. 45 p. m. - Sunday and holidays: 2. 00 p. m. - 4. 30 p. m.

April 16 - October 28: Basilica: 9. 30 a. m. - 5. 00 p. m.
Pala d'oro and treasury: 9. 35 a. m. - 5. 00 p. m. - Sunday and holidays: 2. 00 p. m. - 5. 00 p. m.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at the San Zaccaria waterbus stop or any other convenient place

End location: Rialto bridge

Duration: 3 hours

Backpacks not allowed in the Basilica but can be dropped in deposit in calle del Basso.
Dress code in St. Mark's basilica: no shorts, no miniskirts, no sleeveless, no bare shoulders anyway, knee long skirts, T or Polo shirts are OK.
St. Mark's Basilica may be closed without notice in case of unscheduled religious services.
In case of floods and from Nov. 1 to April 30 there is just one access to enter the Basilica, they won't have "skip the line" access.

Transportation

walking tour

What’s Included

Other: - My service as a local guide and great lover of Venice
- 3 hours of private tour
- Skip the line access to St.Mark's Church
- Customizable tour

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 euro - - Any personal expences
- Entrances to other sites or for visiting the pala d'oro and terrace of St. Mark's Basilica

What’s Extra

Other: -personal expenses
- entrance fee for the pala d'oro, treasure museum inside St. Mark's church and the visit to the terrace
- any other entrance fee for sites not included

Restrictions

Licensed guides have no restrictions

A Recent Review of this tour

Very knowledgeable. Fun. Energetic. Very helpful. Fantastico tour guide!
Steve Verdin

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Private tour guide Lucia

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