If you are looking for a guided tour that let you know all
the different aspects of this wonderful city you must absolutely
book the Absolute Venice Tour, this is the one for you.
This excellent guided visit combines a throughout
walking tour starting from Saint Mark’s Square,
a guided visit inside the Saint Mark’s Basilica
and a guided visit in the Doge’s Palace.
Starting from Saint Mark’s square, you’ll be taken
by our official guide, trough the streets of
Venice, to visit at first Saint Mark’s Square
and its external monuments (Basilica, Doge’s Palace, Clock
Tower, “Procuratie” and Bell Tower), then Santa
Maria Formosa’s square and its beautiful church, Saints
Giovanni and Paolo’s square and the “Scuola Grande
di San Marco”, Marco Polo’s house and Malibran Theatre.
You’ll be back to Saint Mark’s square after about
1:30 hours where, without making any queue, you’ll get
inside the Doge’s Palace (entry ticket included)
with our guide whom will explain you the beauties of this world
wide famous building. You’ll see the “Consiglio
dei Dieci” hall, the “Maggior Consiglio” hall,
the “Magistrato” hall, the “Giganti’s”
Staircase, the Golden Staircase, the prisons and you’ll
be crossing the far-famed Bridge of Sighs.
At the end of the visit of the Doge’s Palace, we’ll
move toward the Saint Mark’s Basilica where, again without
any queue, we’ll continue our visit.
The guide will take you within the Saint Mark’s
Basilica to explain you the magnificence of this marvellous
Byzantine church and its beautiful mosaics. Every guest will
receive a pair of earphones - which are included in the tour
price – to better listen to the explanation. Some days
exceptional high tides will not allow the access to the Basilica,
therefore, this part of the tour can be accomplished the day
after or refunded.
Visitors are allowed in the Basilica only if wearing appropriate
clothing (no shorts, miniskirts, etc.). Visitors are not allowed
to take backpacks inside.