Guided Walking Tour of Venice + Skip-the-line Ticket for St Mark's Basilica + Gondola Tour

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  • The commentary from an expert guide

  • Seeing the best of Venice in just 2 hours

  • A gondola tour on the canals of the city

Essential info*

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  • Digital voucher accepted

Duration 3hrs

  • English

Starting time 9:00 AM, 1:30 PM

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Learn all about the history and culture of Venice thanks to this guided tour! Stroll around the streets of the city of Love, visiting St Mark's Basilica, Marco Polo's home and the Campo Santa Maria Formosa Square!

Explore Venice with your guide and discover the city's must-see monuments, including:

  • The two columns at Piazzetta San Marco
  • The Bridge of Sighs
  • The Doge's Palace
  • Piazza Campo Santa Maria Formosa
  • Piazza Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo
  • Marco Polo's House
  • Rialto Bridge
  • And many more!

After strolling around the city's streets, you will head off to visit St Mark's Basilica, avoiding the long wait at the entrance thanks to your skip-the-line ticket. Explore the interior of the Basilica while listening to your guide's informative commentary, then climb up to the roof terrace where you can admire the fantastic view over the Piazza San Marco.

At the end of the day, enjoy a relaxing gondola tour along the city's canals and discover the city from the water.

Good to know

  • Seasonal Activity: Available every day except Monday and Wednesday from April to October only (excluding exceptional dates)
  • Departure point: near to Campo San Bartolomio
  • Arrival point: the tour ends at Dogana Gondola Station, near Piazza San Marco
  • In the rare and exceptional event that Saint Mark's Basilica is closed on the day of your visit, a full tour of the building's exterior will be conducted instead
  • Comfortable walking shoes recommended
  • Please note that large bags, tripods and non-collapsible umbrellas are not permitted in Saint Mark's Basilica and must be left in lockers, which may cause delays to your visit
  • Out of respect for the religious nature of the sites, participants are asked not to wear flip-flops, shorts, skirts falling above the knee, sleeveless tops and any other innapropriate clothing
  • Please note that this tour is not suitable for persons using a wheelchair or a pushchair
  • Sun protection: certain sites visited may be very hot and lacking in shade. You are advised to bring a hat, sun cream, and a bottle of water
  • In order to make the most of your guide's commentary, you will be provided with headphones
  • The gondola tour lasts approximately 30 minutes
Cancellation Terms & Conditions

No charges will be levied for cancellations made more than 7 days before the date of the activity (excluding special dates). After this, the following charges will be levied:
Between 7 and 4 days prior: 50% of the price
After this time and in case of a no-show: 100% of the price
Any reservation made for special dates cannot be cancelled, modified or refunded.

Cancellation policy terms and conditions

Price includes

  • Guided tour in English
  • Skip-the-line ticket for St Mark's Basilica and its roof terrace
  • Earphones
  • Gondola tour

Not included

  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Meals and drinks
  • Tips (optional)
  • All other extras

Customer reviews

2 reviews
  • Very informative right mix of history, modern facts and also humour. Tour went very quickly which is a good indication of how Giulia held our attention throughout. We all thought she was brilliant!
    Amy C.
    Sep 4, 2019
  • Parfait 👏😃👍
    Idesa P.
    Oct 31, 2017

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