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Saint Mark's Basilica 30-min English Introduction & Skip-the-Line Ticket

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    What to Expect
    Visit: Basilica di San Marco, San Marco 328, 30124 Venice Italy

    Skip the lines and explore the cathedral at your own pace in the afternoon when it’s not as crowded. Let yourself be swept away by the beautiful golden mosaics and marble inlay flooring. Come into contact with the mystical atmosphere that permeates it and stop to admire treasures of great value, collected by the Venetians in various parts of the world, including the altar where the remains of St. Mark are kept.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Visit: Piazza San Marco, 31024 Venice Italy

    The main point of interest of the tour, St.Mark's Basilica, is one of the 3 most famous buildings overlooking St. marks Square, together with St. Mark's Belltower and the Doge's Palace.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Campanile di San Marco, Sestiere San Marco 328, 30124 Venice Italy

    The main point of interest of the tour, St.Mark's Basilica, overlooks St. Mark's Belltower.

    Pass By: Torre dell'Orologio, Piazza San Marco, Venice Italy

    St. Mark's Clock Tower is very close to the meeting point of this tour.

    Visit: Piazzetta dei Leoncini, Venice Italy

    This is the meeting point, where your guide will meet you and check your voucher. Standing in front of St. mark's Basilica, it is the small square to the left of the church. The guide will wait for you in between the two lion statues.

    Enjoy a brief general introduction to the story, art and architecture of this iconic monument in Venice on the outside.

    Share this experience with a small number of participants, maximum 25 people, and therefore a better chance of interacting with the guide in case you have any questions. After the 30-minute introductory explanation, the guide will take you to the skip-the-line priority entrance and provide you with directions to enter the cathedral and visit it on your own.

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Basilica di San Marco, San Marco 328, 30124 Venice Italy
    • 30-minute explanation by a tourist guide outside the Basilica
    • Skip-the-line entry to St. Mark’s Basilica
    • English-speaking guide
    • Earphones
    • Ticket for St. Mark's Treasury
    • Ticket for the Pala d’Oro
    • Ticket for St. Mark’s Museum
    • What is not specified under "Inclusions"
    • Guided visit inside St. Mark's Basilica
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 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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    George A
    31 August 2019|
    Response from samantha_burton83 |
    Hi What is the age of kids for free? What time do we meet? Thanks
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    • Languages Offered: English
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