St. Mark's Cathedral: the Shining Golden Basilica - Guided Tour

With this tour, you can effortlessly check off some of Venice’s most iconic sights with ease — such as St. Mark’s Basilica, and St. Mark’s Square. Choose from shared or private tours to match your preferences, then enjoy skip-the-line access to St. Mark’s Basilica. Here, you can delve into its history and golden mosaics with your guide. Certain packages also include visits to Doge’s Palace and the scenic St. Mark’s Basilica Terrace.
45 min
Group size up to 15 persons
Mobile ticket
Full refund for cancellations up to 24 hours
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
What is included in activity
Shared guided tour to the St.Mark Basilica
Skip the Line Ticket to St. Mark's Cathedral
Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people.
Virtual Reality Journey - Explore St. Mark's Square over the centuries
The Yard of Venice: St. Mark's Square history dedicated circuit visit
What is not included
Hotel pickup & DropOff
Pala D'Oro Visit
Food & Drinks

Basilica di San Marco

Amazing guided tour in the breathtaking Cathedral of St. Mark, known as the Golden Basilica, due to many mosaics realized with pure gold! An expert guide will escort you inside (skipping the line) and will explain the history, curiosities and legends about the inimitable masterpieces around you! Be stunned in front of the five-domes covered with gold and decorated by the best artists of the time. Enjoy part of explaination comfortably seated in the middle of the cathedral. A wonderful experience that makes you discover the main landmark of the Venetian history.

San Marcos (Pass By)

Cross the imposing Sat. Mark's Square and admire the most beautiful spot of the world.

• Hassle-free skip-the-line admission to St. Mark’s Basilica
• Discover insights about the building’s history and architecture
• Flexible options: Pick between shared or private tours
• Clear audio — receivers are provided for groups of over 10 people

Important Info
• For the visit of the Basilica suitable clothing is required (no shorts).
• Due to the security reason, luggage and bags are not allowed inside the Basilica
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Adult (6-99)
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Infant (0-5)
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For any payment method you must book a ticket through the booking form below and receive confirmation by e-mail and (or) SMS.
Activity schedule

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What places you will see

• Basilica di San Marco
• Piazza San Marco

Activity book period
You can book tour up to 1 hour in advance.
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Directions to meet your guide

Calle S. Gallo, 1093/b, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy

How long your tour will be
45 min
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