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Saint Mark's Basilica Guided Tour (T3)

A guided visit of St. Mark's Basilica, the perfect synthesis of Venetian art and a unique blend of Byzantine, Romanesque and Gothic elements.

 

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Full Fare
€24,00
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€0,00

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INCLUDED: Skip the line access to the basilica (entrance fee is included in the price) and guided visit. No waiting in lines!

DURATION: approx. 1 hour 
 
TIME:    12.00 PM   
 
AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING LANGUAGES:
  • High Season: April 1 to October 31 2017
    • English, Italian, French, German and Spanish (Monday to Saturday)
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  • Winter Season:  Nov. 1 to March 31
    • English (Monday to Saturday)
    • French (Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday)
    • German (Monday, Friday)
    • Spanish (Wednesday, Saturday).
 

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MEETING POINT:   “YEX” Exchange Office next to the Clock Tower in St. Mark’s Square. 
 

Tour Description

 
Visit Saint Mark Basilica, the perfect synthesis of Venetian art and a unique blend of Byzantine, Romanesque and Gothic elements. The guide will explain the history of the golden mosaics, coloured marbles, precious stone and pearls that tell the story of St. Mark and episodes from the Bible. Then admire the most famous treasure stands behind the altar in the sanctuary-the Pala d'Oro, a golden altar screen encrusted with jewels.
 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Enter St.Mark's Basilica through the St.Peter's Door - no waiting lines!
  • Visit Basilica interior and hear a detailed description of the gold mosaics.
  • Admire the gem-encrusted Pala d'Oro.