Skip-the-Line Venice Private Tour Including St Mark Doges Palace & Gondola Ride

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From $530.89

2 reviews   (5.00)

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 6 hours

Departs: Venice, Venice

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This is a private  6-hour guided walking tour of Venice and includes a trip on one of the city’s iconic gondolas.

The tour includes skip-the-line entry to St. Mark’s Basilica and the Doges Palace. You see many of Venice’s famous landmarks including the Rialto Bridge and what better way  to end the tour than a leisurely trip along Venice’s canals on a gondola!  Entrance fees are included.

What's Included

At the moment, due to the Covid safety measures the Basilic's inside visits are not allowed

Doge's palace and Basilic admission tickets

English speaking local guide with professional license

Gondola ride

What's Not Included

Food and drinks



Traveler Information

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

Additional Info

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Service animals allowed
  • 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
Meeting point

50 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Doge's Palace
With the skip the line access you will not waste one minute of your precious time to admire this wonderful palace with its amazing Tintoretto’s frescoed ceilings and walls painted by Veronese.

When The Doge’s palace was built it seemed like a castle with a special point of access to the sea. After various renovations due to fires, it became as we know it today.

Ancient residence of the Venetian Doges, today it is a museum that presents exhibitions of great historical interest.Inside it’s possibile to visit optionally the Secret Itineraries of the Doge's Palace,The Hidden Treasures of the Doge and the Prisons which can be accessed by crossing the Bridge of Sights where Antonio Casanova, the renowned lover and writer was incarcerated before escaping!

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Basilica di San Marco
The religious heart of Venice, dominates the square with its imposing architecture made up of various architectural styles, from mosaics predominantly golden, marble, sculptures and columns.

Symbol of its facade are the 4 bronze horses that overlook the square. Anciently it served as the Doge’s Chapel and the Church of State.

The Basilica contains the remains of the Evangelist San Marco stolen by two Venetian merchants in Alexandria of Egypt

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Campo Santi Giovanni e Paolo
Important camp of the City wich hosts the splendid Basilic

40 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Campo Santa Maria Formosa
One of the biggest Venice Camps famous for its Church

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Fondamenta Nove
Strolling on Fondamenta Nove you will anjoy an amzing overvie on the Venetian Lagoon

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Ponte di Rialto
. Considered the true heart of Venice, this landmark bridge constructed in white marble is one of the main attractions for tourists from all over the world expecially for its romanntic atmosphere created in some hours of the day thanks to the sunlights that reflect its imagine on the River Arno Below

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free


Highly recommend!!
509maxia, 20-12-2022
We had a wonderful time using private tours of Venice! Everything was set up and communication was excellent. Our tour guide was one of the best I've ever had, Alessandro. The tour coordinator was incredible and ensured everything was set up. If we needed to change or add anything we just messaged them and it was done! Highly recommend this company and Alessandro! Thank him for making our day in Venice and Bruano a day we will never forget!
Very good
872nadab, 24-07-2022
The tour guide was very funny and fun and the tour was simple and informative. It’s excellent if you want a quick review on what to do in venice interms of site seeing, history, food and bars

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