Morning Venice Walking Tour plus St Mark's Basilica Guided Visit

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From $72.05

3 reviews   (4.33)

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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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Delve into the 1000-year history of Venice on a 2.5-hour combined walking tour through the lesser known streets between St. Mark's Square and the Rialto Bridge, then skip the line to admire the gilded interiors of St. Mark's Basilica, one of the world's most iconic cathedrals, including the rarely seen Golden Pall.

What's Included

Headphones to hear your guide clearly

Professional guide

What's Not Included


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 5
  • ADULT: Age: 6 - 99

Additional Info

  • Backpacks are not allowed for safety reasons
  • From April 1st to October 31st: English, Spanish, French and German: from Monday to Saturday; Italian: Saturday.
  • In cases of religious ceremonies or exceptionally high tides, access to St Mark s Basilica may not be permitted
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • The tour will be suspended in case of bad weather
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • From November 1st to March 31st: Bilingual Tour (explanations during the guided visit are provided in two languages if the audience is mixed). English: from Monday to Saturday; Spanish: Wednesday, Saturday; French: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday; German: Mon
  • Please note that this is a combo tour of 2 distinct itineraries: a 1.5-hour walking tour and a 1-hour guided visit to St. Mark's Basilica. Between the 1st and the 2nd tour, you will enjoy approximately 1.5 hours of free time
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

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
World-renowned symbol of Venice.

• Admission Ticket Free

Basilica di San Marco
The golden Basilica il the perfect blend of Byzantine and Gothic art.
Its golden mosaics mak it unique in the world

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Doge's Palace
Seat of the Venetian doges, hence the name Palazzo Ducale.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Ponte di Rialto
The Rialto Bridge is one of the four bidges that cross the Grand Canal, for sure, the most famous one.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Campo Santa Maria Formosa
It is one of the largest squares in the city: a total of nine calli and eleven bridges (some of which simply connect the entrances to the palaces) branch off from it.

The name is due to the presence of the church of Santa Maria Formosa.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free


I enjoyed this tour so much, I plan to...
Natalie D, 24-08-2017

I enjoyed this tour so much, I plan to do it again next year!

our tour guide was amazing! Excellent...
Peter_C, 15-07-2016

our tour guide was amazing! Excellent way to enjoy Venice in the morning.

Very large group, somewhat...
Danielle B, 13-04-2017

Very large group, somewhat disorganized to check in then go get head sets from different person. Also a break of over an hour between tours which we were not aware of. Tour leaders were informative however and skipping like at St Marks appreciated.

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