Venice Walking Tour, Doge's Palace, St Mark's Square Museums

Cultural & Theme Tours in Austria

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An amazing guided tour in the imposing Doge’s Palace to discover the history of the Republic of Venice! You will have the opportunity to see Venice from the famous Bridge of sighs!After the visit you will start and unusual and fascinating walking tour in the heart of Venice!With the special ticket of the Doge’s Palace you will be able to visit by your self the palace in St. Mark’s Square.
The Doge’s Palace was the seat of the Venetian power during the golden centuries of the Republic. In its stunning rooms you will admire the artistic masterpieces of the most important Venetian artists as Tiepolo. The qualified guide will bring you inside you the halls of power and the residence of the Doge. Admire the incredible gold staircase and then, cross the famous Bridge of Sighs, and entering the Venetian prisons, famous for hosting Giacomo Casanova.  After the visit to the Doge Palace let your guide escort you in the heart of Venice with a unusual walking tour in order to visit the off beaten-track parts of Venice! The expert guide will accompany you through the secrets and mysteries of Venice along some of the most fascinating and picturesque corners such as Rialto Area with the traditional markets and San Giacometto’s Church: the oldest church of Venice, built about 1200 A.C. You will go in the labyrinth of calli (narrow streets) and “campi” (venetian squares) to discover the hidden artistic jewels as the Phoenix theatre, where Giuseppe Verdi composed the “Traviata”, its absolute masterpieces and the incredible Scala Contarini del Bovolo: a stunning spiral staircase belonged to one of the most important venetian families.The days after the tour, you may visit by yourself the other magnificent palaces around St. Mark’s Square with the same ticket by yourself. (Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana).

What’s included

  • Guided tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide: Skip the line Doge’s Palace Guided Tour and city highlights walking guided tour
  • Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people
  • Entry/Admission - Museo Correr
  • Entry/Admission - Doge's Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana
  • Entry/Admission - Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Venezia

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
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