Doges Palace and St Mark's Basilica Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Venice

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Combined guided tour of the Doges Palace and Saint Marks Basilica. This combined walking tour lets you explore and hear stories of the Venetian Doge and his palace and the beautiful Basilica. It is composed into two parts and allows you to discover the places and history of the city of Venice, its Doges and its Byzantine art.
The tour is composed of two parts and allows you to discover the places and history of the Venice of the Doges and the Byzantine art.In the first part of the tour, together with an experienced and qualified tour guide you will discover the Doge’s Palace and visit the halls of power, immersing yourself in medieval Europe among the stuccoed halls and hundreds of masterpieces.In the second part of the tour, together with a tour guide arranged in agreement with the Curia di Venezia, you can take in a full tour of the Basilica, once the private chapel of the Doges of Venice, and the only one of its kind in Italy, thanks to the beautiful gold mosaics and marble inlay flooring.

What’s included

  • Local guide
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines 
  • Walking tour

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (optional)


  • Family friendly
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Skip the line
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience