Venice: Basilica San Marco, Doges Palace, and Gondola Ride

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Tour description

If you only have a short time to explore Venice this tour is your perfect all-inclusive ticket to the top attractions of the city. Follow one of the expert, English-speaking guides to St. Mark’s Basilica, the Doge’s Palace, the Rialto Bridge and the Grand Canal (by gondola). You’ll also get to explore Venice at ground level on an intimate walking tour and learn about the history, culture, and cuisine of the floating city.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Canal Grande, VenetoRelax on a 30 minute, all-inclusive gondola ride.Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Piazza San Marco, Veneto-Stop At: Basilica di San Marco, VenetoAt St. Mark’s Basilica gape at the incredible works of art and architecture inside. Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesStop At: Doge's Palace, VenetoSkip the line at the Doge’s Palace and wander through the heart of the historic maritime empire while you hear the best stories of what went on inside the halls of power. Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesStop At: Ponte di Rialto, VenetoEnjoy the sights from the Rialto Bridge in the morning before the crowds descend.Duration: 15 minutesPass By: Casa di Marco Polo, Veneto-Stop At: Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), Veneto-Duration: 15 minutesPass By: Santa Maria dei Miracoli, Veneto-Pass By: Chiesa di Santa Maria Formosa, Veneto-Stop At: Mercati di Rialto, VenetoStroll through the bustling aisles of the Rialto Fish Market and learn about the city’s rich culinary history along with some tips on where to eat. Duration: 15 minutesPass By: Scuola Grande di San Marco, Veneto-Pass By: T Fondaco Dei Tedeschi, Veneto-

What's included

  • Venice walking tour including local Venetian English speaking guide
  • Venice gondola ride with no more than 6 people (unguided)
  • Small groups of 18 people or fewer for walking section
  • Headsets when necessary
  • Entry/Admission - Canal Grande
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica di San Marco
  • Entry/Admission - Doge's Palace
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel Pick-Up/Drop-Off
  • Lunch
  • Transportation in between the tours


  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Skip the line
  • All entrance fees included
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Instant Confirmation
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