Doge's Palace Guided Tour with Skip The Line Tickets

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 2 hours

Departs: Venice, Venice

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Visit the most important site in Venice led by an expert local guide
Bypass the long lines with pre-reserved tickets.
Learn about the supreme authority and wealth of the ruling Venetian Doges as well as the famous Casanova.
Experience this iconic landmark that will surely be a highlight of your trip to Venice.

What's Included

2 hours guided tour at a relaxed pace

Admission to Correr Museum, National Archeological Museum, and Biblioteca Marciana

Expert local guides for insider knowledge

Skip the line tickets for Doge's Palace

What's Not Included

Guided Tour of the Correr Museum

Transport to the meeting spot

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 6
  • YOUTH: Age: 7 - 14
  • ADULT: Age: 15 - 65
  • SENIOR: Age: 66 - 99

Additional Info

  • Please note that if you take the 1400 (2 pm) tour, Correr Museum will be closed before your tour finishes. Therefore, you will have Correr tickets for the next day.
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Acqua Alta ( High Tide ) in Venice can cause delays in entering the Doge's Palace and the palace authority may decide to suspend skip-the-line priority, especially around the months of October, November, and December.
  • Public transportation options are available nearby

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Piazza San Marco
Meet your expert guide at the famous St. Mark’s Square and start getting to know the city and its origins. See the most renowned public space in the city and, learn about its historical, social, and political importance.
Learn about the Clock Tower and the Marble Lions which are all part of St Mark’s history.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Doge's Palace
Follow your guide at a relaxed pace to visit the Doge’s Palace with pre-reserved tickets straight into this opulent palazzo. Bypass the long lines to explore the political heart of an Empire.

Learn about the supreme authority and wealth of the ruling Venetian Doges in the Gothic architecture of the palace.
Ask about the talented 14th-century sculptors that worked on the palace and enjoy stunning views across the Lagoon as you explore this world-famous landmark.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Continue to the Old Prison that was part of the Doge’s Palace, learn why the New Prisons were built, and understand the significance of the Bridge of Sighs, another highlight of Venice.

Listen to the extraordinary story of the famous Casanova and his life in Venice.

Leave your guide with enough knowledge to enjoy the rest of your stay in Venice on your own.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Museo Correr
Your admission ticket also includes entry to the Correr Museum on St. Mark's Square. The building was originally designed as a residence for Napoleon, and later became the Venetian residence of the King of Italy.
Enjoy the Correr Museum at your own leisure after the tour has ended

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Included


Wonderful and informative
Kristina_S, 06-11-2022
Claire was a fantastic guide and she really helped make our time in Venice special. She was very informative and engaging! Highly recommend this tour!
Doge Palace by Edi!
michael_m, 30-09-2022
Fabulous description of the history and structure of the palace and surrounding area. Edi possessed an amazing ability to teach and entertain at the same time. One of the best excursions we’ve been on
Our Favorite Tour Guide!
Violette_J, 18-08-2022
Edi was a fantastic guide. She is very energetic, entertaining and put many smiles on our faces. Edi is knowledgeable and knows how to teach people of all ages.
An enjoyable tour
Shaun_B, 16-08-2022
As per Viator’s high standards this was an excellent tour and very informative. The guide, Christina, was relaxed, helpful and knowledgeable- An enjoyable tour

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