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Doge's Palace and St Mark's Basilica Tour

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Torre dell'Orologio
Piazza San Marco, 30124 Venezia VE, ItalyMeet our staff (holding the sign "TOUR") in front of the arches on the left side of the blue Clock Tower in St. Mark's Square
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    Doge's Palace
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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    Basilica di San Marco
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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You'll return to the starting point
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    Departure Point
    Torre dell'Orologio, Piazza San Marco, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
    Departure Time
    10:45 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Qualified guide
    • Personal headsets
    • Skip the line ticket to the Doge's Palace and the Basilica
    • Entry/Admission - Doge's Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Basilica di San Marco
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • For security reasons, backpacks and bags must be left at the free deposit in Calle San Basso; they are not allowed in the basilica
    • No refund will be given for no shows or late arrivals. The tour will take place rain or shine, though may be cancelled if tides are exceptionally high. In this case we'll provide a full refund
    • Wheelchair partially accessible, due to structural reasons some areas of the Doge's Palace are not accessible, so the tour may be limited. If assistance is required, passenger must provide their own carer.
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    If you are into the Venetian local history than a good trip to do with a guide given they explain all that happened along the way. Personally didn't gain a lot from this given the cost and the skipping the line piece was a little light on. Dragged on a bit in the church
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    In October we took the Legendary Venice: St. Mark’s Basilica & Doge’s Palace Tour. Our guide was Alessandro: he was an outstanding guide. He was on time, was extremely knowledgeable, and shared his passion for Venice & her history. Our tour went beyond 3 hours, as there was so
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    Doge's Palace and St Mark's Basilica Tour was a professionally run tour. I would recommend this tour when in Venice.
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    Venice is so crowded that this is the only way to see the doge palace sndSt Marks basilica. The tour was excellent. Gina was a great guide
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    Booked through Expedia but the tours was by Venice Tours. What stopped this getting a 5 star rating is the chaotic nature of the tour registration; let me explain. The tour aims to start at 11am and get you in the main part of the Basilica for 11:30. There is a very specific
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    Roxanne C
    Burano stole the show
    Woman on the boat spoke several languages. Seeing the glass blowing in Murano was lovely. Be prepared to spend
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    paul j
    A really great four hours...two lovely islands,and a very professional operation indeed. Highly recommended,and at
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    Minimo M
    Oakham, United Kingdom
    Murano, Burano and Torcello
    Great fun trip, we would have preferred a longer visit to all the islands and didn’t realise that you could wait
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    New York City, New York
    This tour by far exceed my expectations ! The tour guides are incredibly passionate & knowledgeable about their
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    Sydney, Australia
    Venice combination Gondola and walking tour
    I thought the guide struggled to engage with the group. I found him boring and annoying. He aaid because it was an
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    Murray F
    Mosman, Australia
    Go your own way!
    Whilst it was worth a day out to visit the islands which were both interesting there was not a lot of value in the
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    Murray F
    Mosman, Australia
    Not sure of the real value
    If you are into the Venetian local history than a good trip to do with a guide given they explain all that
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    Villorba, Italy
    Interesting and peaceful experience
    A nice evening tour, away from the rush and crowds of tourists. Very informative guide, but some work could be
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    Wandering through life
    Hard to find the desk to check in.
    I had read reviews that it was hard to find the check in desk, so we were down at the waterfront at 10:30 for our
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    Yvonne L D
    Our favorite part of our trip was here.
    Burano was the best place we visited on our 2 week trip. Such a fun place, nice people and fun boat ride from
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