Walking tour of San Marco district & Doge's Palace

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Duration: 3 hours
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Overview of the tour in Venice

Learn the 1,000-year history of the Republic of Venice – traditionally known as La Serenissima – from the 8th to 18th centuries, and see all the main monuments on a guided walking tour.

Admire the Renaissance church of Santa Maria Formosa and hear fascinating stories about the Basilica di San Giovanni e Paolo, where 25 of the doges of Venice were laid to rest. Hear about the role of the Great School of Charity and Captains of Fortune, see the house where Marco Polo lived, and pass the historic Teatro Malibran. Return to Piazza San Marco via the Mercerie between the Rialto and San Marco districts.

Enter the Doge's Palace to explore the seat of political power during the republic and see masterpieces of art in the splendid rooms. Marvel at the gold staircase and cross the Bridge of Sighs from the inside.

This activity includes:

  • Teatro Malibran
  • Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo
  • Chiesa Parrocchiale di Santa Maria Formosa
  • Doge's Palace
  • St. Mark's Square
  • Bridge of Sighs
  • San Marco Palace
  • La Serenissima
  • Licensed guide
  • Entrance ticket to the Doge's Palace

Meeting point

Calle Larga de l'Ascension

On arrival

Meet our guide in Calle Larga de l'Ascension, in front of the TURIVE kiosk near St. Mark’s square.

Things to note

This tour is not guaranteed with adverse weather conditions.

Free Cancellation

Free Cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. Late cancellation or your non-arrival is not refundable.

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