HOT DEAL: BOOK A ST. MARK'S SQUARE TOUR AND THE TOUR THE MAGIC ART OF GLASSBLOWING IS INCLUDED!

Saint Mark's Square is the symbol of Venice. An amazing place where history, art and the life of an entire city combine in a unique way.

It's a must see for everyone coming to Venice: try walking around the Square to see the Royal Palaces or visit the Palazzo Ducale and the Golden Basilica of Saint Mark's with their art treasures. 

An experience you will never forget!

Inside Venice - The doge's Palace (skip the line) + The golden Basilica (skip the line) and entrance ticket to old Royal palace!

A guided tour in the Palazzo Ducale which represented for centuries the seat of the Venetian political power. In his splendid rooms, plastered and immersed in hundreds of masterpieces of painting, the Dogeand his Council controlled the fate of a thousand-year history republic. You’ll live it together with a Guide that will show you the halls of power, plunging you in a very particular historical context: the European Middle Ages and the immediately following centuries. You’ll be surprised of the rich details of the gold staircase, of the realism of the scenes depicted by many artists who have decorated this building, you will relive the anguish of the prisoners crossing the famous Bridge of Sighs, and entering the Venetian prisons, famous for hosting Giacomo Casanova. An unforgettable tour not to be missed! After, you visit one of the most majestic cathedrals of the world! On this tour, escorted by a Tour Guide prepared in accordance with the Curia of Venice, enjoy a full visit of this masterpiece of byzantine art, unique of its kind in Italy, you'll have the pleasure to savour beautiful gold mosaics and marble inlays of the floors, sitting comfortably while our guide will show you the represented biblical scenes, the history and the particularities of this ancient basilica. Admire The Pala d'oro, exquisite example of the byzantine art with its thousands of gems and precious stones. You may visit by yourself the other magnificent palaces around St. Mark’s Square under the name of Procuratie with the same ticket! You will discover the way of life of the venetians, with paintings, library, coinage, sculpture. You will be entered in the secrets of Venice Empire, with description of Arsenale who produced the famous battleship Galea. You will visit the area built by Napoleon and the rooms restored for Sissi Empress Austria. At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally. Key details Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate on 25th April – 15th August – 1st November – 8th and 25th December – 1st and 6 th January and during unplanned religious celebrations. Departure and meeting: From Monday to Saturday at 10:45 AM (not available on Sunday). Please, be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: shared guided tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide – “Skip the line”: Doge’s Palace, The Basilica and Pala D’oro guided tour – Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – entrance ticket valid to visit by yourself the palace around St. Mark’s Square (Old Royal Palace now Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana) – Glass craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square - 1 hour inside the Basilica  - Clients enjoy part of explaination comfortably seated in the middle of the cathedral Duration: 2 hours (20 minutes more for the Glass craftsman at work in St. Mark's Square). It ends at 01:00 PM. Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German from Monday to Saturday - Italian only on Saturday. From November to March: English from Monday to Saturday - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February: French is EVERY DAY - Spanish on Wednesday and Saturday. Gross price public rate € 69 instead of € 69 per person - Free under 6 years old-  From 1st April 2020: € 79 instead of € 83 p.p.  - Young from 6 to 14 years old: € 69 - Free under 6 years old. No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or in case of unplanned religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. Comfortable shoes suggested – For the visit of Basilica proper clothing are required (no short or tank pops). The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party During some days of high turnout or for reason of force majeure (for example high tide or security problems) the waiting time to access St.Mark's Basilica might be longer than expected: in this case, please line up and respect the instructions provided by the guide - For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice”. HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTINSIDE  

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Secret itinerary of prisons of Piazza San Marco - Skip the line

Discover the 16th prisons of the Venetian Republic, one of the earliest jails in Europe, created in 1500 and linked to the Doge’s Palace through the famous Bridge of Sighs. Nowadays the Palace, that overlooks the stunning Riva Degli Schiavoni, is home of an important Venetian cultural institution.   An amazing itinerary in which you will be accompanied through places never visited until now: enter in the in the imposing courtroom and in the dark cells, you will discover the lifestyle of the prisoners, what they ate, drank and where they slept. See the authentic graffiti left by the inmates and listen about the exciting Casanova’s jailbreak: he managed to escape from the maximum-security jail known as “Piombi”!   The route arrives until today and the many cultural activities that take place in. Listen to the myths and legends that still live inside these cold cells and halls. Along the route you’ll enjoy the explanation of the powerful “Council of The Ten”, composed by the highest Venice Politicians that oversaw the justice in all Venetian domains.   Since the birth of the Republic, Venice has been always careful to the administration of justice, of which used to do proudly with own judicial system. composed by courts, lawyers and magistrates. One of the main points was the operating police used to resolve fights and punish the perpetrators of crimes. Meeting point: Palazzo Delle Prigioni, beside the Doge’s Palace in Piazza San Marco Ending point: same place Availability & operation: From 6th December 2019 to 31st October 2020. Tour does not take on 25th December – 1st January. The tour does not operate from the 15th Novemeber until the 15th December. 25th December and 1st January Departure and meeting: Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Until 31st July 2020: every day at 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM From 1st August: Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM  and 4:00 PM Inclusion: Live commentary – Entrance skip the line to the prison palace and its secret itinerary Duration: 45 minutes Languages: English, French and Italian (the tour could be multilingual) Gross price public rate: Adult € 15 per person – Free under 6 years old Sale & Reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour. No minimum participants - Maximum 15 pax. Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. The tour can be cancelled in case of exceptional high tide, in this case the tour can be rescheduled the day after otherwise the client will be refunded. Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”. Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. Comfortable shoes suggested. For general conditions refer to our brochure "Discover Venice". In Piazza San Marco, with the Doge’s Palace in front of you and the S.Mark’s Basin at your back, go on the right, cross the Bridge (from where you see the Bridge of Sighs) and then look on the left, you will see the entrance of the Palazzo delle Prigioni.

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Piazza San Marco Top Ten Highlights

Enjoy a fascinating walking tour of Piazza San Marco discovering history, tales and legends of its top highlights getting an amazing orientation about Venice! Piazza San Marco is the most important square of the city, it was the political center of the Venetian empire and around the square the Venetians built the richest monuments to demonstrate their power. Step by step, with your guide, in an enjoyable way, you will discover the Doge’s Palace: former residence of the duke ,where the Venetian nobles were doing business and trading all over the world. In the Doge’s Palace, they also planned the famous crusade against the Muslims to defend Christianity. See the breathtaking  golden Basilica of St Mark with the famous horses carried from Constantinople,symbol of the cultural influence  of Bisanzio and the Roman Empire. Cross the arcade under Napoleon’s palace, built by the emperor with the aim to enjoy a modern ballroom made for Sissi , the Austrian Empress, and admire the Royal Gardens. You’ll admire the astronomic clock which overlooks the square. See the worldwide famous Bridge of Sighs and the Palace of the prrisons:  from there only Casanova managed to escape! A walking tour as a journey in the past along the glorious centuries of the Venetian republic. An amusing  way to discover  the cultural roots of the human beings. Meeting Point: Palazzo delle Prigioni (close to the Doge’s Palace), Riva degli Schiavoni, 4209, 30122.  The assistant will wait for you with a sign “Piazza San Marco Tour”. Availability: from May 15th to October 31st, 2020 Starting time: Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 11.10 AM and 12:10 PM. Please, be at the meeting point 10 minutes before the departure time Included: Shared walking tour of Piazza San Marco (no entrances) –  Live commentary by a local qualified guide Price: € 15 p.p. – Free under 5 years old Language: English and Italian (the visit could be bilingual) Duration: 1 hour  Gross price public rate: Adult € 15 per person – Free under 6 years old Sale & Reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour. No minimum participants - Maximum 15 pax. Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. The tour can be cancelled in case of exceptional high tide, in this case the tour can be rescheduled the day after otherwise the client will be refunded. Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”. Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. Comfortable shoes suggested.   In Piazza San Marco, with the Doge’s Palace in front of you and the S.Mark’s Basin at your back, go on the right, cross the Bridge (from where you see the Bridge of Sighs) and then look on the left, you will see the entrance of the Palazzo delle Prigioni. The guide will wait for you with the sign "Piazza San Marco Tour"  

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The Golden basilica: skip the line

A guided tour in one of the most majestic cathedrals of the world! On this tour, escorted by a professional and passionate Guide, you will enjoy a full visit of this masterpiece of byzantine art, unique of its kind in Italy, you'll have the pleasure to savour beautiful gold mosaics (the Basilica has 43,000 square feet of mosaic alone!) and marble inlays of the floors, sitting comfortably while our guide will show you the represented biblical scenes, the history and the particularities of this ancient basilica. Admire The Pala d'oro, exquisite example of the byzantine art with its thousands of gems and precious stones; enjoy the view of the Treasury, a splendor of the religious art collected along the centuries. The Basilica is the perfect synthesis of Venetian art and a unique blend of Byzantine, Romanesque and Gothic elements with the Five Oriental-looking domes crown.  BOOK THIS TOUR AND JUMP THE QUEUE ! At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally. Key details Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate on 25th April –  15th August – 1st November – 8th and 25th December – 1st and 6th January and during unplanned religious celebrations. Departure and meeting: From Monday to Saturday at 12:00 AM (not available on Sunday). Please, be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: shared guided tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide – “Skip the line”: The Basilica and Pala D’Oro guided tour – Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – Glass craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square -1 hour inside the Basilica  - Clients enjoy part of explaination comfortably seated in the middle of the cathedral Duration: 1 hour (20 minutes more for the Glass craftsman at work in St. Mark's Square).  Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German from Monday to Saturday - Italian only on Saturday. From November to March: English from Monday to Saturday - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February FRENCH IS EVERY DAY - Spanish on Wednesday and Saturday. Gross price public rate € 31 per person - Free under 6 years old-  From 1st April 2020: Adult € 32  - Free under 5 years old - No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or in case of unplanned religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people Tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or in case of special religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed the day after otherwise it will be refunded). For the visit of the Basilica proper clothing is required (no shorts or tank tops) – For security reasons sacks, bags or knapsacks are not allowed inside the Basilica: prior to your visit you must deposit them at the Ateneo San Basso (St. Mark’s Square – Calle San Basso). The storage service is free of charge, but please allow sufficient time! Comfortable shoes suggested. The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice”. HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower.   ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTGOLDEN

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Ducal Venice guided tour - walking tour of Venice + The Doge's palace (skip the line) and entrance ticket to old Royal Palace!

Have a walk outdoors (no entries) through the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice. A qualified and experienced guide will escort you through the millennium of life of the Serenissima Republic, recalling the past full of charm of this unique city. An essential tour for the understanding of Venice!! Route: Piazza San Marco - Origins, history and description of the main monuments: Basilica San Marco, Palazzo Ducale, Bell Tower, Clock Tower and Procuratie. Santa Maria Formosa - History and anecdotes related to this wonderful and characteristic square. Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo - The "Pantheon" of Venice, the Great School of Charity, the Captains of fortune. Marco Polo’s House and Malibran Theatre - Anecdotes and past and recent history cross each other in this beautiful corner of Venice. Return to San Marco through the Mercerie, vital connection between Rialto and San Marco and the main street for the city shopping. After, you visit the Palazzo Ducale which represented for centuries the seat of the Venetian political power. In his splendid rooms, plastered and immersed in hundreds of masterpieces of painting, the Doge and his Council controlled the fate of a thousand-year history republic. You’ll live it together with a Guide that will show you the halls of power, plunging you in a very particular historical context: the European Middle Ages and the immediately following centuries. You’ll be surprised of the rich details of the gold staircase, of the realism of the scenes depicted by many artists who have  decorated this building, you will relive the anguish of the prisoners crossing the famous Bridge of Sighs, and entering the Venetian prisons, famous for hosting Giacomo Casanova. An unforgettable tour not to be missed! You may visit by yourself the other magnificent palaces around St. Mark’s Square under the name of Procuratie with the same ticket! You will discover the way of life of the venetians, with paintings, library, coinage, sculpture. You will be entered in the secrets of Venice Empire, with description of Arsenale who produced the famous battleship Galea. You will visit the area built by Napoleon and the rooms restored for Sissi Empress Austria. At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally. Key Details Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate on 25th December – 1st January and 16th 23th February and in case of exceptional high tide. Departure and meeting: every day at 9:00 AM (Please, be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure time). Inclusion: Shared guided walking tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide – “Skip the line”  guided tour of Doge’s Palace  – Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – Glass craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square - Entrance ticket valid to visit by yourself the palace around St. Mark’s Square (Old Royal Palace now Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana) Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes. It ends at 11:45 am Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German every day - Italian only on Saturday. From November to March: English every day - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February French is EVERY DAY -  Spanish on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Gross price public rate € 68 € 64 - per person - Free under 6 years old- From April 2020: € 76 € 72 p.p. - Young from 6 to 14 years old: € 62 - Free under 6 years old.- No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”. Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people. Comfortable shoes suggested. For security reasons sacks, bags or knapsacks are not allowed inside Doge’s Palace: FREE DEPOSIT INSIDE. The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice”. HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower.   ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower.   REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTDUCALT

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San Marco Doge’s Palace Skip the line and Guide book

1- Skip the line ticket for San Marco Museums  2- Handy Guide Book with details of Doge’s Palace, Basilica, Saint Mark’s square. 3- Free entrance to Music Museum and ticket for Saint Mark's Square Museums. The Doge's Palace was founded after 812 in the monumental zone of Piazza San Marco. It is a masterpiece with a distinctive style inspired by Byzantine and Oriental architecture. The Doge's Palace and the New Prison are connected via a double passageway over one of Venice's most famous bridges: the Bridge of Sighs, so called because prisoners, crossing the bridge, used to sigh at the idea of seeing Venice for the last time. The Royal Palace - today's Museo Correr, was once the palace of the highest dignitaries in Venice: the procurators. At the far end of the square stood the Church of San Giminiano, demolished and rebuilt by Napoleon to make sumptuous salons. During Napoleon Kingdom of Italy (1805-1814), the Procuratie Nuove buildings were the Royal Palace, refurbished for Empress Elisabeth of Austria. This function continued until 1946. Today, in Correr Museum,  visitors can learn about the Venetian way of life through sculpture, paintings, libraries and discover secrets of Venice's naval power. Handy guide book included! We  give you the opportunity to discover an hidden treasure of the city, free entrance. Handy guide book information: Tickets pick-up location: Tickets and Guide Book have to be collected at the BOOKSHOP MUSIC MUSEUM, CAMPO SAN MAURIZIO, CHURCH OF ST. MAURIZIO. Every day from 10:00 am to 6:00pm.Venice Tours Assistance Point Calle Larga Ascensione, 1257, 30124 - The Access Point is the big grey newsstand between Fendi boutique and Poste Italiane (Post Office). You'll see a sign "VENICE TOURS - ASSISTANCE POINT". Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: Until January 2021 – The service is not available on December 25th- December 26th and Jan 1st and January 2nd.  Departure and meeting: every day. Bookshop Museum Venice Assistance Point opening hour: from 9:00 am to 6:00pm DOGES PALACE OPENING HOURS: from April 1st to October 31st. From Sunday to Tuesday:  8:30am – 9:00pm (last admission 8:30pm); Friday and Saturday 8:30am - 11:00pm (last admission 10:30 pm). From November 1st to March 31st 8:30am – 7:00pm (last admission 6:30pm). Inclusion: “Skip the Line” entrance ticket to the Doge’s Palace and ticket valid to visit yourself the palaces around St. Mark’s Square (Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana) plus Handy Guide book (one for each couple or one every 2 people in case of family or group) with details of Doge’s Palace, Basilica, Saint Mark’s Square and suggestions for 7 itineraries to visit Venice. Detailed map is included with public boat transportation information. Duration: individual Languages: handy guide book in:  English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Russian Doge’s palace and palaces of saint mark’s square without commentary Gross price public rate: € 29,00 per person - free under 6 years old - From 1st January 2020: € 36 p.p. and free under 6 years old Sale: Free sale with reservation  Reservation: Till 30 hours before Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm At the Doge Palace, go on the right side and enter from the fast-track entrance. Here you will skip all the line. The tickets can be collected after 24 hours the reservation. Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. Comfortable shoes suggested.  This ticket includes one single admission to the Doge’s Palace and the combined museums. All museums could be visited in different days. The combined museums have different time of visiting. For security reasons sacks, bags or knapsacks are not allowed inside the Doges’ Palace (Free deposit inside). For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice”. HOW TO REACH THE TICKET POINT:   With Piazza San Marco and the arches of Museo Correr at your back and the Poste Italiane (Post Office) in front of you, look on the left and you will see a big grey newsstand (with many souvenir and newspapers): that one is the Venice Tours Assistance Point. Please, go there and ask for the ticket. The newsstand is between Fendi Boutique and Poste Italiane (Post Office). You'll see a sign "VENICE TOURS - ASSISTANCE POINT". REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTSKIPBOOK

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Absolute Venice - Walking tour of Venice + The Doge's Palace (skip the line) + The golden basilica (skip the line) and entrance ticket to old Royal Palace!

ABOUT THIS EXPERIENCE Travel with an experienced guide through the Serenissima Republic. Admire the Piazza San Marco with the history of the main monuments in this area including the Basilica San Marco, Palazzo Ducale, Bell Tower, Clock Tower and Procuratie. 1 hour of walking tour 1 hour guided tour at Doge's Palace 1 hour guided tour at the Golden Basilica 20 minutes for optional demonstration of glass blowing in St. Mark's Square Visit by yourself the other magnificent palaces around St. Mark’s Square under the name of Procuratie with the same ticket Walking tour Walk trought Campo Santa Maria Formosa, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo (the “Pantheon” of Venice), the Great school of Charity before viewing Marco Polo’s House and the Malibran Theatre. Return to San Marco through the main shopping area, Mercerie. Move to the front of the entry line and take a guided tour through Doge’s Palace (the Palazzo Ducale). Doge's Palace guided tour The Palazzo Ducale represented for centuries the seat of the Venetian political power. In his splendid rooms, plastered and immersed in hundreds of masterpieces of painting, the Doge and his Council controlled the fate of a thousand-year history republic. You’ll live it together with a Guide that will show you the halls of power, plunging you in a very particular historical context: the European Middle Ages and the immediately following centuries. The Golden Basilica Instructions for Glass Craftman Demostration Follow a tour guide through St. Mark's Basilica, one of the most majestic cathedrals in the world. Learn about byzantine art and its religious background while taking a glimpse at the gold mosaics and marble floors. Glass Craftsman Demonstration At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally. Special Ticket You may visit by yourself the other magnificent palaces around St. Mark’s Square under the name of Procuratie with the same ticket. You will discover the way of life of the venetians, with paintings, library, coinage, sculpture. You will be entered in the secrets of Venice Empire, with description of Arsenale who produced the famous battleship Galea. You will visit the area built by Napoleon and the rooms restored for Sissi Empress Austria. Entrance ticket valid to visit yourself the palaces around St. Mark’s Square (Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana). KEY DETAILS Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate on 25th April – 15th August – 1st November – 8th and 25th December – 1st - 6th January and during unplanned religious celebrations. Departure and meeting: From Monday to Saturday at 9:00 AM (not available on Sunday). Please, be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: shared guided walking tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide – “Skip the line” Doge’s Palace, the Basilica and Pala D’Oro guided tour – Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – Glass craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square - Entrance ticket valid to visit by yourself the palace around St. Mark’s Square (Old Royal Palace now Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana) - 1 hour inside the Basilica  - Clients enjoy part of explaination comfortably seated in the middle of the cathedral Duration: 3 hours and 30 (20 minutes more for the Glass craftsman at work in St. Mark's Square). It ends at 1:00 PM. Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German from Monday to Saturday - Italian only on Saturday. From November to March: English from Monday to Saturday - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February, French is EVERY DAY - Spanish on Wednesday and Saturday. Gross price public rate: € 91 instead of € 99 per person - Free under 6 years old-   - From 1st April 2020:€ 107 € 99 p.p. - Young from 6 to 14 years old: € 89 - Free under 6 years old -  No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or in case of unplanned religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm TRAVEL TIPS Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. Tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or in case of religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed the day after otherwise it will be refunded). For the visit of the Basilica proper clothing is required (no shorts or tank tops). Comfortable shoes suggested. The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party During some days of high turnout or for reasons of force majeure (for example high tide or security problems) the waiting time to access to St.Mark's Basilica might be longer than expected: in this case, please line up and respect the instructions provided by the guide. For general conditions refer to our brochure "Discover Venice". HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower.   REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTABSOLUTE

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BYZANTINE VENICE - WALKING TOUR OF VENICE + THE GOLDEN BASILICA (SKIP THE LINE)!

An essential tour for the understanding of Venice!! Have a walk outdoors (no entries) through the most historical and important places of Venice. A qualified and experienced guide will escort you through the millennium of life of the Serenissima Republic focusing on the byzantine story! Route: Piazza San Marco - Origins, history and description of the main monuments: Basilica San Marco, Palazzo Ducale, Bell Tower, Clock Tower and Procuratie. Santa Maria Formosa - History and anecdotes related to this wonderful and characteristic square. Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo The "Pantheon" of Venice, the Great School of Charity, the Captains of fortune. Marco Polo’s House and Malibran Theatre - Anecdotes and past and recent history cross each other in this beautiful corner of Venice. Return to San Marco through the Mercerie, vital connection between Rialto and San Marco and the main street for the city shopping. After a bit of leisure you visit one of the most majestic cathedrals of the world! On this tour, escorted by a Tour Guide prepared in accordance with the Curia of Venice, enjoy a full visit of this masterpiece of byzantine art, unique of its kind in Italy, you'll have the pleasure to savour beautiful gold mosaics and marble inlays of the floors, sitting comfortably while our guide will show you the represented biblical scenes, the history and the particularities of this ancient basilica. Admire The Pala d'oro, exquisite example of the byzantine art with its thousands of gems and precious stones. At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally. Key details Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate on 25th April –15th August – 1st November – 8th and 25th December – 1st - 6th January and during unplanned religious celebrations. Departure and meeting: From Monday to Saturday at 9:00 AM (not available on Sunday). Please, be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: shared guided walking tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide – “Skip the line” the Basilica and Pala D’Oro guided tour – Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – Glass craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square.  - 1 hour inside the Basilica  - Clients enjoy part of explaination comfortably seated in the middle of the cathedral Duration: 2 hours and 30 (20 minutes more for the Glass craftsman at work in St. Mark's Square). It ends at 1:00 PM. Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German from Monday to Saturday - Italian only on Saturday. From November to March: English from Monday to Saturday - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February, French is EVERY DAY - Spanish on Wednesday and Saturday. Gross price public rate € 57 € 54 - per person - Free under 6 years old-  From 1st april 2020: € 59  € 56 and free under 6 years old. No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or in case of unplanned religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. Between the walking tour and the Basilica tour there is a gap of 1 hour. Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people. Tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or in case of special religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed the day after otherwise it will be refunded). During some days of high turnout or for reason of force majeure (for example high tide or security problems) the waiting time to access St.Mark's Balisica might be longer than expected: in this case, please line up and respect the instructions provided by the guide. Comfortable shoes suggested. The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice”. HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTBYZANTIN  

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Walking Tour of Venice

Have a walk outdoors (no entries) through the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice. A qualified and experienced guide will escort you through the millennium of life of the Serenissima Republic, recalling the past full of charm of this unique city. 20 minutes demonstration in St. Mark's Square DUE THE CORONAVIRUS AND ITS CONSEQUENCES, THE SPANISH AND GERMAN TOUR ARE CANCELED FROM 1ST TO 31ST MARCH 2020. Route: Piazza San Marco - Origins, history and description of the main monuments: Basilica San Marco, Palazzo Ducale, Bell Tower, Clock Tower and Procuratie. Santa Maria Formosa - History and anecdotes related to this wonderful and characteristic square. Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo - The "Pantheon" of Venice, the Great School of Charity, the Captains of fortune. Marco Polo’s House and Malibran Theatre - Anecdotes and past and recent history cross each other in this beautiful corner of Venice. Return to San Marco through the Mercerie, vital connection between Rialto and San Marco and the main street for the city shopping. At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally. KEY DETAILS Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate 25th December - 1st January - 16th, 23th February and in case of exceptional high tide. Departure and meeting: every day at 09:00 AM. Please at the meeting points 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: Shared guided walking tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide – Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – Glass craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German every day - Italian only on Saturday. From November to March: English every day - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February, French is EVERY DAY   -m Spanish on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Gross price public rate € 26 - per person - Free under 6 years old - No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm TERMS & CONDITIONS Unfortunately tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities Comfortable shoes are suggested. The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party For General Conditions refers to our brochure "Discover Venice" HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower.   ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTWALKING

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The unmissable tour: Doge's Palace & Golden Basilica

Unmissable experience to visit the main highlights of Venice: The Doge’s Palace and fabulous Basilica of Saint Mark! You will discover them at your pace with the innovative audio-guide and the skip-the-line tickets. No fixed timetable: see in the monuments when you wish! Enter in the imposing Doge’s palace with its marvelous rooms and listen to history and legends of the 10 main points of the Palace! Be stunned in front of the unbelievable masterpieces made by artists as Tiepolo and Tiziano. Admire the Staircase of the Giants, used by the Doges to reach the halls of power and his magnificent apartments where lived with his family! Then cross the Bridge of Sighs and go to the dark Venetian prisons, where also Giacomo Casanova was held!   Head to the Saint Mark’s Basilica, the five-dome Cathedral known also as the Golden Basilica due to the interior completely covered by mosaics made with pure gold! The personal audio guide will explain you the 12 most fascinating points of the church!  Discover the byzantine masterpiece in all its splendor! Learn curiosities and historical anecdotes about the treasures inside as the Bronze Horses or the Pala D’Oro (altar full of gems and diamonds! The audio-guide will escort you along the itinerary thank to its detailed map! Special and unique way to discover the two venetian symbol at your own pace! Collect your tickets to the Venice Tours Assistance Point from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.. Meeting Point: Every day from 09:00AM to 2:00 PM.Venice Tours Assistance Point Calle Larga Ascensione, 1257, 30124 - The Access Point is the big grey newsstand between Fendi boutique and Poste Italiane (Post Office). You'll see a sign "VENICE TOURS - ASSISTANCE POINT". Ending point: Saint Mark's Square Availability: until 31th October 2020 Departure and Meeting: every day.  Opening hour Doge Palace: from April 1st to October 31st. From Sunday to Tuesday:  8:30am – 9:00pm (last admission 8:30pm); Friday and Saturday 8:30am - 11:00pm (last admission 10:30 pm). From November 1st to March 31st 8:30am – 7:00pm (last admission 6:30pm) Opening hour Basilica: 09.45 am – 5.00 pm Gross price public rate: € 29 Adult and FREE under 6 years old. - From 1st January 2020: € 35 April to October: € 39 with the Basilica ticket included, but it's available only for operator with API connection Duration: at your pace Languages: English Included: mobile audio guide to download on your device with description of Doge’s Palace and Basilica of Saint Mark - Skip the line ticket to Doge's Palace and Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana Not included: Pala D'Oro entrance € 2 - The St. Mark's Treasury € 3 and the Terrance € 5. Sale & reservation: Free sale until 2 hours before the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or in case of unplanned religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”. Mobile voucher accepted. Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Collect your tickets to the Venice Tours Assistance Point from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. Tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or in case of religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed the day after otherwise it will be refunded). For the visit of the Basilica proper clothing is required (no shorts or tank tops). For security reasons sacks, bags or knapsacks are not allowed inside the Basilica and inside the Doges’ Palace: Prior to your visit you must deposit them at the Ateneo San Basso (St.Mark’s Square – Calle San Basso). The storage service is free of charge, but please allow sufficient time! Comfortable shoes suggested. For security reasons sacks, bags or knapsacks are not allowed inside the Doges’ Palace: FREE DEPOSIT INSIDE. HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT: With Piazza San Marco and the arches of Museo Correr at your back and the Poste Italiane (Post Office) in front of you, look on the left and you will see a big grey newsstand (with many souvenir and newspapers): that one is the Venice Tours Assistance Point. Please, go there and ask for the ticket. The newsstand is between Fendi Boutique and Poste Italiane (Post Office). You'll see a sign "VENICE TOURS - ASSISTANCE POINT".

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The Doge's Palace guided tour (skip the line) and entrance ticket to old Royal Palace!

1 hour guided tour of Doge's Palace with a professional guide Skip the line tickets Ticket valid for visiting by yourself  the palaces around St. Mark’s Square (Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana). 20 minutes of glass making demostration in St.Mark's Square included THE TOUR The Palazzo Ducale represented for centuries the seat of the Venetian political power. In his splendid rooms, plastered and immersed in hundreds of masterpieces of painting, the Duke and his Council controlled the fate of a thousand-year history republic. You’ll live it together with a Guide that will show you the halls of power, plunging you in a very particular historical context: the European Middle Ages and the immediately following centuries. You’ll be surprised of the rich details of the gold staircase of the realism of the scenes depicted by many artists who have decorated this building, you will relive the anguish of the prisoners crossing the famous Bridge of Sighs, and entering the Venetian prisons, famous for hosting Giacomo Casanova. An unforgettable tour not to be missed! The ticket for the Palace is included in the tour price and will allow you to entry without waiting. You may visit by yourself the other magnificent palaces around St. Mark’s Square under the name of Procuratie with the same ticket. You will discover the way of life of the venetians, with paintings, library, coinage, sculpture. You will be entered in the secrets of Venice Empire, with description of Arsenale who produced the famous battleship Galea. You will visit the area built by Napoleon and the rooms restored for Sissi Empress Austria. Entrance ticket valid to visit yourself the palaces around St. Mark’s Square (Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana). At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally. KEY DETAILS Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate 25th December - 1st January - 16th, 23th February and in case of exceptional high tide.  Departure and meeting: every day at 10:45 AM. Please, be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure time. Only from April to October also at 2:15 PM (only English). Inclusion: Skip the line”: shared Doge’s Palace guided tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide  – Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – Glass craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square - Entrance ticket valid to visit by yourself the palace around St. Mark’s Square (Old Royal Palace now Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana) Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes (20 minutes more for the Glass craftsman at work in St. Mark's Square). Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German every day - Italian only on Saturday. Afternoon tour only in English. From November to March: English every day - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February, French is EVERY DAY - Spanish on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Gross price public rate € 42 per person - Free under 6 years old- From 1st April 2020 the price is: € 50 p.p, - Young from 6 to 14 years old: € 41 -  Free under 6years old -. No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm TERMS & CONDITIONS Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities.  For security reasons sacks, bags or knapsacks are not allowed inside the Doges’ Palace: FREE DEPOSIT INSIDE Comfortable shoes suggested The tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide (in these cases it can be postponed the day after otherwise it will be refunded). The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT:   ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTDOGESP

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The Doge's Palace (skip the line) and entrance ticket to old Royal Palace + Venetian waterways and Grand Canal by gondola (skip the line)!

An unforgettable tour not to be missed! The Palazzo Ducale represented for centuries the seat of Venetian political power. You’ll experience with a qualified and experienced guide who will show you the halls of power, plunging you into a very special setting: the European Middle Ages and the centuries immediately following. You’ll be surprised at the rich details of the gold staircase, at the realism of the scenes depicted by many artists who have decorated this building; you will relive the anguish of the prisoners crossing the famous Bridge of Sighs, and entering the Venetian prisons, famous for hosting Giacomo Casanova.   The ticket for the Palace is included in the tour price and will allow you to enter without waiting.  Entrance ticket also gives you access to the following palaces around St. Mark’s Square that you may visit by yourself: Royal Palace now Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana. You will discover the way of life for the Venetians, with paintings, libraries, old coinage, and sculptures. You will also have the opportunity to visit the area built by Napoleon and the rooms restored for Sissi, the Empress of Austria. Gondola ride Later, a promenade by gondola (with commentary) that will take you along the canals of Venice, one of the most important tourist destinations in the world. Enjoy the cruise through the city’s most secluded waterways passing under small bridges and along part of the Grand Canal. During your pleasant ride, you will admire Desdemona’s House and Mozart’s House passing by the worldwide famous La Fenice Theatre proceeding along the Rio (Canal) “De le Ostreghe” leading into the most charming part of the Grand Canal, where you will admire the Peggy Guggenheim Collection Palace. When you reach the Salute Church and Punta della Dogana you will enjoy a quick unique breathtaking view of S. Giorgio’s Island, Saint Mark’s with its Bell-tower and Doge’s Palace. Meeting point: Doge Palace visit: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Venetian Waterways by gondola: Ground floor colonnade in front of Museo Correr's Entrance, in Saint Mark's Square. Our assistant will wait for you with a signboard in which is written “GONDOLA TOUR”. Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate 25th December - 1st January - 25th April - 16th, 23th February and in case of exceptional high tide. Departure and meeting: every day at 10:45 AM (whole year) - 2:15 PM (only from April to October) for Doge Palace tour. 4:00 PM for gondola ride. Please at the meeting points 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: Shared gondola ride (30 minutes approx.) with commentary by mobile app or brochure – Multilingual assistance for embarkation - Shared “Skip the line” Doge’s Palace guided tour – Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – Entrance ticket valid to visit by yourself the palaces around St. Mark’s Square (Royal Palace now Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana) - Glass craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square (only for Doge's Palace morning tour) Duration: Doge’s Palace takes 1 hour, and the gondola ride takes 30 minutes. The tour ends at 4:30 PM. Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German every day - Italian only on Saturday. Afternoon Doge’s Palace only in English. From November to March: English every day - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February, French is EVERY DAY -  Spanish on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Gross price public rate € 75 € 70 per person - € 33 from 2 to 5,99 years old - Free under 2 years old if does not occupy an own seat- From 1st April 2020: € 76 p.p  instead € 81. - Young from 6 to 14 years old: € 66 -  From 2 to 5,99 years old: € 33 - Free under 2 years old if does not occupy an own seat Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or bad weather (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm For security reasons suitcases, backpacks or large bags are not allowed inside the Doges’ Palace, the storage service is free of charge. Each gondola can host maximum 6 people; the seat aboard cannot be chosen but will be assigned by the gondolier depending on guests ‘weight Comfortable shoes suggested Between the two tour there is a time gap of few hours if you choose the morning one or about 30 minutes for the afternoon one. Unfortunately this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice” HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINTS: DOGE PALACE MEETING POINT ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. GONDOLA RIDE MEETING POINT: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop. Proceed straight on to the end of “Calle Vallaresso”. At the end turn right until you arrive up to a colonnade. The entrance of Museo Correr is under the colonnade – In front of it you will find the assistant waiting for you with a signboard “Gondola Tour”.             ARRIVING ON FOOT Museo Correr is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower leaving the Basilica behind you proceed straight on to the colonnade with Museo Correr’s entrance. In front of it you will find the assistant waiting for you with a signboard “Gondola Tour”. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTDOGEVENE

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Combo tour: Grand Canal Gondola Ride (skip the line) + The Golden Basilica (skip the line)

You will enjoy a relaxing gondola ride approx. 30 minutes ride on the Grand Canal (S. Maria della Salute area) and minor canals (Fenice area). On the gondola ride there is no commentary. After the gondola ride there is a guided tour in one of the most majestic cathedrals of the world! On this tour, escorted by a Tour Guide prepared in accordance with the Curia of Venice, enjoy a full visit of this masterpiece of byzantine art, unique of its kind in Italy, you'll have the pleasure to savour beautiful gold mosaics and marble stones of the floors, sitting comfortably while our guide will show you the represented biblical scenes, the history and the particularities of this ancient basilica. Admire The Pala d'oro, exquisite example of the byzantine art with its thousands of gems and precious stones; enjoy the view of the Treasury, a splendor of the religious art collected along the centuries. At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally. Key Details: Meeting point: Calle Larga dell'Ascension- In front of the post office (POSTE ITALIANE). Our assistant will wait for you with a signboard in which is written “GONDOLA TOUR”. The gondolier’s station is 2 minutes walking from the meeting point. Please be there 15 minutes before the departure time Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate on 25th April – 15th August – 1st November – 8th and 25th December – 1st and 6th January and during unplanned religious celebrations. Departure and meeting: From Monday to Saturday at 11:00 AM (not available on Sunday). Please, be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: Shared guided tour with commentary by qualified and experienced guide - "Skip the line” the Basilica and Pala D’Oro guided tour – Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – Shared gondola ride 30 minutes without commentary – Map with description of the palaces you admire during the gondola tour - Glass craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square - 1 hour inside the Basilica  - Clients enjoy part of explaination comfortably seated in the middle of the cathedral Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes (20 minutes more for the Glass craftsman at work in St. Mark's Square). It ends at 1:00 PM. Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German from Monday to Saturday - Italian only on Saturday. From November to March: English from Monday to Saturday - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February, French is every day - Spanish on Wednesday and Saturday. Gross price public rate € 64 60 - per person - € 33 from 3 to 5,99 years old -Free under 2 years old if does not occupy an own seat-  From 1st april 2020: € 67 € 63 p.p. - € 33 from 3 to 5,99 years old and free under 2 years old if does not occupy an own seat. No minium participans Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide, bad weather or in case of unplanned religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Unfortunately, the tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities - Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – Tour does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or in case of religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed the day after otherwise it will be refunded) – Comfortable shoes suggested – Each gondola can host maximum 6 people; the seat aboard cannot be chosen but will be assigned by the gondolier depending of guest’s weight - The gondola itinerary could change in case of wind or bad weather- The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party – For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice”. How to reach the meeting point:   ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop. Proceed straight on to the end of “Calle Vallaresso”. At the end turn right until you arrive up to a colonnade. The entrance of Museo Correr is under the colonnade – In front of it you will find the assistant waiting for you with a signboard “Gondola Tour”.            ARRIVING ON FOOT Museo Correr is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower leaving the Basilica behind you proceed straight on to the colonnade with Museo Correr’s entrance. In front of it you will find the assistant waiting for you with a signboard “Gondola Tour”. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY:  QPCOGOND

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Combo Byzantine Venice + Gondola ride. Walking tour of Venice + Gondola ride (skip the line) + The golden Basilica (skip the line)!

Have a walk outdoors (no entries) through the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice. A qualified and experienced guide will escort you through the millennium of life of the Serenissima Republic, recalling the past full of charm of this unique city. An essential tour for the understanding of Venice!! Route: Piazza San Marco - Origins, history and description of the main monuments: Basilica San Marco, Palazzo Ducale, Bell Tower, Clock Tower and Procuratie. Santa Maria Formosa - History and anecdotes related to this wonderful and characteristic square. Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo - The "Pantheon" of Venice, the Great School of Charity, the Captains of fortune. Marco Polo’s House and Malibran Theatre - Anecdotes and past and recent history cross each other in this beautiful corner of Venice. Return to San Marco through the Mercerie, vital connection between Rialto and San Marco and the main street for the city shopping. At the end of the walking tour you will enjoy a relaxing gondola ride approx. 30 minutes ride on the Grand Canal (S. Maria della Salute area) and minor canals (Fenice area). On the gondola ride there is no commentary. After the gondola ride you will visit one of the most majestic cathedrals of the world! On this tour, escorted by a Tour Guide prepared in accordance with the Curia of Venice, enjoy a full visit of this masterpiece of byzantine art, unique of its kind in Italy, you'll have the pleasure to savour beautiful gold mosaics and marble inlays of the floors, sitting comfortably while our guide will show you the represented biblical scenes, the history and the particularities of this ancient basilica. Admire The Pala d'oro, exquisite example of the byzantine art with its thousands of gems and precious stones. At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally. Key Details: Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate on 25th April – 15th August – 1st November – 8th and 25th December – 1st - 6th January and during unplanned religious celebrations. Departure and meeting: From Monday to Saturday at 9:00 AM (not available on Sunday). Please, be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: 30 minutes (approx.) of shared gondola ride without commentary  - Shared guided walking tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide – “Skip the line” the Basilica and Pala D’Oro guided tour – Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people – Glass craftsman at work close to Saint Mark’s Square - 1 hour inside the Basilica  - Clients enjoy part of explaination comfortably seated in the middle of the cathedral Duration: 3 hours (20 minutes more for the Glass craftsman at work in St. Mark's Square). It ends at 1:00 PM. Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German from Monday to Saturday - Italian only on Saturday. From November to March: English from Monday to Saturday - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February, the French is EVERY DAY - Spanish on Wednesday and Saturday. Gross price public rate: € 90 83 - per person - € 33 from 3 to 5,99 years old -Free under 2 years old if does not occupy an own seat- From 1st April 2020: € 91 85 - per person - € 33 from 3 to 5,99 years old -Free under 2 years old if does not occupy an own seat- No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide, bad weather or in case of unplanned religious functions (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities - Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people –  For the visit of the Basilica proper clothing is required (no shorts or tank tops) – Comfortable shoes suggested – The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party – For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice” HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY:  QPCOBYZANT

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Combo: walking tour of Venice + Grand Canal ride (skip the line)!

Have a walk outdoors (no entries) through the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice. A qualified and experienced guide will escort you through the millennium of life of the Serenissima Republic, recalling the past full of charm of this unique city. After the stunning walking tour relax yourself on a gondola which brings your through the labyrinth of Venetian canals! An essential tour for the understanding of Venice! Route: Piazza San Marco - Origins, history and description of the main monuments: Basilica San Marco, Palazzo Ducale, Bell Tower, Clock Tower and Procuratie. Santa Maria Formosa - History and anecdotes related to this wonderful and characteristic square. Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo - The "Pantheon" of Venice, the Great School of Charity, the Captains of fortune. Marco Polo’s House and Malibran Theatre - Anecdotes and past and recent history cross each other in this beautiful corner of Venice. Return to San Marco through the Mercerie, vital connection between Rialto and San Marco and the main street for the city shopping. At the end of the walking tour you will enjoy a relaxing gondola ride approx. 30 minutes ride on the Grand Canal (S. Maria della Salute area) and minor canals (Fenice area). At the end of your activity you will have the opportunity to do the free optional tour the Glass Craftsman Demonstration visiting a Glass Factory very close to Saint Mark's square (20 minutes tour). Please follow the instruction that our staff will provide to you locally. Key Details Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From 1st April 2018 to 31st October 2020. The tour does not operate 25th December - 1st January - 16th, 23th February and in case of exceptional high tide. Departure and meeting: every day at 09:00 AM. Please at the meeting points 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: Shared guided walking tour by qualified and experienced guide - Approximately 30 minutes  shared gondola ride without commentary - Audio receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people - Glass Craftsman at work close to Saint Mark's Square. Duration: 2 hours. The tour ends at 11:30 AM Languages: the visit is monolingual: from April to October: English, French, Spanish and German every day - Italian only on Saturday. From November to March: English every day - German on Monday and Friday - French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - From 1st February, French is every day - Spanish on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Gross price public rate € 59 € 56 per person - € 33 per person from 3 to 5 years old - Free under 2 years only if they do not occupy own seat - No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or bad weather (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people. Comfortable shoes are suggested Each gondola can guest maximum 6 people; the seat aboard cannot be chosen but will be assigned by the gondolier depending on guests weight. For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice”. How to reach the meeting point: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO   Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower.   REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY:  QPCOMBOWAL  

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Afternoon in Venice - Afternoon Doge's Palace (skip the line) + discover Venice and gondola ride (skip the line) and entrance ticket to old royal Palace!

The Palazzo Ducale represented for centuries the seat of the Venetian political power. In his splendid rooms, plastered and immersed in hundreds of masterpieces of painting, the Duke and his Council controlled the fate of a thousand-year history republic. You’ll live it together with a Guide that will show you the halls of power, plunging you in a very particular historical context: the European Middle Ages and the immediately following centuries. You’ll be surprised of the rich details of the gold staircase, of the realism of the scenes depicted by many artists who have decorated this building, you will relive the anguish of the prisoners crossing the famous Bridge of Sighs, and entering the Venetian prisons, famous for hosting Giacomo Casanova. An unforgettable tour not to be missed! The ticket for the Palace is included in the tour price and will allow you to entry without waiting.   After the visit of Doges Palace you will visit the unusual and fascinating corners of Venice off the beaten track and where time seems to have stood still centuries ago. You will enjoy a panoramic walking tour (no entrance foreseen) with the Tourist Guide of the area between Piazza San Marco and the Rialto Bridge, through a labyrinth of little canals, and sites of historic and artistic interest, passing by some special places: Teatro la Fenice (“The Phoenix”), one of the most famous opera house in Europe; Scala del Bovolo, an unique spiral staircase with a plethora of arches; Rialto Bridge and its typical shops, one of the architectural icons of Venice. At the end of the walking tour you will enjoy a relaxing gondola ride approx. 30 minutes ride on the Grand Canal (S. Maria della Salute area) and minor canals (Fenice area). Entrance ticket valid to visit yourself the palaces around St. Mark’s Square (Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana). Key details: Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From April 1st to October 31st, 2019 - From 1st April to 31th October 2020 Departure and meeting: every day at 2:15PM. Please at the meeting points 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: Guided tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide:  Skip the line Doge’s Palace Guided Tour and city highlights walking guided tour.  Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people - Gondola ride without commentary 30 minutes - Entrance ticket valid to visit by yourself the palaces around St. Mark’s Square (Royal Palace now Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana) Duration: 2 hours and 45 minutes – ends 05:45 pm Languages: Only English Gross price public rate € 98 € 90,00 per person – from 2 to 5.99 years Euro 33,00 - Free under 2 - From 1st April 2020: € 106 € 96 p.p. - Young from 6 to 14 years old: € 86 - From 2 to 5.99 years Euro 33,00 - Free under 2 years only if they do not occupy own seat - No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide or bad weather (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. – For security reasons sacks, bags or knapsacks are not allowed inside the Doges’ Palace: FREE DEPOSIT INSIDE – Comfortable shoes suggested – The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party – Each gondola can guest maximum 6 people; the seat aboard cannot be chosen but will be assigned by the gondolier depending of guests weight - For general conditions refer to our brochure “Discovering Venice” HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTAFINVE2  

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Combo 10: The magic art of Glass Blowing & Doge's Palace Guide book (skip the line)

Saving combo n.10: The Magic Art of glassblowing & San Marco Doge's Palace skip the line and guide book This is a combination of two still existing products: for all the details refer to the product pages of: - San Marco Doge's Palace skip the line and guide book - The magic art of the Glassblowing Availability: Every day - From March 2018 to December 2020 Price: € 34 instead of € 38 per person - Children under 6 free -  From 1st January 2020: € 39 and free children under 6 years old Commission: refer to the contract This is a saving combo that includes two services so, it is compulsory to write the 2 services/tours and to print or to show the mobile/paper voucher twice. Services could be done in different days, please you should indicate the dates of each tour. REF. CODE: QPCOMBO10 

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AFTERNOON IN VENICE - Afternoon Doge's Palace (skip the line) + Discover Venice and entrance ticket to old Royal Palace!

THE TOUR The Palazzo Ducale represented for centuries the seat of the Venetian political power. In his splendid rooms, plastered and immersed in hundreds of masterpieces of painting, the Duke and his Council controlled the fate of a thousand-year history republic. You’ll live it together with a Guide that will show you the halls of power, plunging you in a very particular historical context: the European Middle Ages and the immediately following centuries. You’ll be surprised of the rich details of the gold staircase of the realism of the scenes depicted by many artists who have decorated this building, you will relive the anguish of the prisoners crossing the famous Bridge of Sighs, and entering the Venetian prisons, famous for hosting Giacomo Casanova. An unforgettable tour not to be missed! The ticket for the Palace is included in the tour price and will allow you to entry without waiting. You will enjoy a panoramic walking tour with  a qualified and experienced guide of the area between Piazza San Marco and the Rialto Bridge, through a labyrinth of little canals, and sites of historic and artistic interest, passing by some special places: Teatro la Fenice (“The Phoenix”), one of the most famous opera houses in Europe, the site of many famous operatic premieres; Scala del Bovolo, a unique spiral staircase with a plethora of arches; Rialto Bridge and its typical shops, one of the architectural icons of Venice. The tour does not include the commentary on St. Mark’s Square. You may visit by yourself the other magnificent palaces around St. Mark’s Square under the name of Procuratie with the same ticket. You will discover the way of life of the venetians, with paintings, library, coinage, sculpture. You will be entered in the secrets of Venice Empire, with description of Arsenale who produced the famous battleship Galea. You will visit the area built by Napoleon and the rooms restored for Sissi Empress Austria. Entrance ticket valid to visit yourself the palaces around St. Mark’s Square (Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana). KEY DETAILS Meeting point: St. Mark's Square - Clock Tower near exchange office (the white building with blue clock facade). Our assistant will wait for you with the sign “TOUR”. Do NOT go to the Bell Tower. (See the map and indications below) Ending point: San Marco area Availability & operation: From April 1st to October 31st, 2019. - From April 1st to October 31st 2020. Departure and meeting: every day at 2:15PM. Please at the meeting points 15 minutes before the departure time. Inclusion: Guided tour with commentary by a qualified and experienced guide:  Skip the line Doge’s Palace Guided Tour and city highlights walking guided tour.  Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people. Entrance ticket valid to visit by yourself the palaces around St. Mark’s Square (Royal Palace now Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana) Duration: 2  hours  and 15 minutes – ends 05: 00 PM Languages: Only English Gross price public rate: € 65,00   € 60,00 per person - Free under 6 years - From 1st April 2020: € 73  € 69 - Young from 6 to 14 years old: € 59 p.p. - Free under 6 years old - No minimum participants Sale & reservation: Free sale until the beginning of the tour Cancellation: bookings can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the service. Tours does not operate in case of exceptional high tide (in these cases it can be postponed to the day after otherwise it will be refunded). Voucher: You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”.  Mobile vouchers are accepted Commission: refer to contract Confirmation: Please ask clients to NOT to reconfirm TRAVEL TIPS Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. Audio-receiver devices are included in case of groups over 10 people For security reasons sacks, bags or knapsacks are not allowed inside the Doges’ Palace: FREE DEPOSIT INSIDE. Comfortable shoes suggested The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party HOW TO REACH THE MEETING POINT: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO  Take line #1 and get off at “San Marco Vallaresso” stop or line #2 and get off at “San Marco Giardinetti” stop. Once you get off the vaporetto, turn right and go straight on to the two columns, then turn left and reach Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. ARRIVING ON FOOT The Clock Tower is located in Saint Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, go straight on leaving the Basilica on your right and you will find the assistant waiting for you with the signboard TOUR under the Clock Tower. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: VTAFINVE1

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Combo 9: Charming gondola and Doge's Palace with guide book (skip the line)

Saving combo n.9: Venetian Waterways by gondola & San Marco Doge's Palace skip the line and guide book This is a combination of two still existing products: for all the details refer to the product page of: - Venetian Waterways and Grand Canal by Gondola - San Marco Doge's Palace skip the line and guide book Availability: Every day From March 2018 to December 2020 Price: € 59 instead of € 62 per person – Children from 3 to 5 years old €30 instead of €33 - Children under 2 free - € 65 instead of € 69 - Children from 3 to 5 years old €30 instead of €33 - Children under 2 free Commission: refer to the contract This is a saving combo that includes two services so, it is compulsory to write the 2 services/tours and to print or to show the mobile/paper voucher twice. Services could be done in different days, please you should indicate the dates of each tour. REF.CODE: QPCOMBO9  

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Quintessential Venice "Super Saving Combo 11"

INSIDE VENICE (DOGE'S PALACE+ THE GOLDEN BASILICA SKIPT THE LINE AND GUIDED TOUR) + VENETIAN WATERWAYS AND GRAND CANAL BY GONDOLA + SAINT MARK AND RIALTO SELF GUIDED TOUR + THE MAGIC ART OF GLASSBLOWING This is a combination of four still existing products: for all the details refer to the product page of: - Inside Venice - the Doge's Palace (skip the line) + the Golden Basilica (skip the line) and entrance ticket to old royal palace! - Venetian waterways and Grand Canal by gondola - The magic art of Glassblowing - Saint Mark and Rialto Self-guided tour   Availability:  From March 2018 to December 2020 Price: € 99 instead of € 121 per person – Young under 6 years € 30 instead of € 33,00 - Children under 2 free (self-guided tour not included for young or child) - From 1st April 2020: € adult 109 instead of 131  -  Young from 6 to 14 years old: € 99 -  From 3 to 5 years € 30 instead of € 33,00 - Children under 2 free (self-guided tour not included for young or child) Commission: refer to the contract This is a saving combo that includes 4 services so, it is compulsory to write the 3 services/tours (not for self-guided tour) and to print or to show the mobile/paper voucher 3 times. Services could be done in different days, please you should indicate the dates of each tour. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: QPCOMBO11

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Heart of Venice - Saving combo 12: Doge Palace+ Golden Basilica+ Grand Canal by gondola + Saint Mark and Rialto Self guided tour

INSIDE VENICE (DOGE'S PALACE+ THE GOLDEN BASILICA SKIPT THE LINE AND GUIDED TOUR) + VENETIAN WATERWAYS AND GRAND CANAL BY GONDOLA + SAINT MARK AND RIALTO SELF GUIDED TOUR This is a combination of 3 still existing products: for all the details refer to the product page of: - Inside Venice - the Doge's Palace (skip the line) + the Golden Basilica (skip the line) and entrance ticket to old royal palace! - Venetian waterways and Grand Canal by gondola - Saint Mark and Rialto Self-guided tour   Availability:  From March 2018 to October 2020 Price: € 89 instead of € 112 per person – Young under 6 years € 30 instead of € 33,00 - Children under 2 free (self-guided tour not included for young or child) From 1st April 202: € 99 instead € 122 per person - Young from 6 to 14 years old: € 89 -  From 3 to 5 years € 30 instead of € 33,00 - Children under 2 free (self-guided tour not included for young or child) Commission: refer to the contract This is a saving combo that includes 3 services so, it is compulsory to write the 2 serivces/tours (not for self-guided) and to print or show the mobile/paper voucher 2 times.  Services could be done in different days, please you should indicate the dates of each tour.  

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The Treasure of Venice "Super saving combo 14"

Saint Mark and Rialto Self Guided tour + The Golden Basilica Skip the line guided tour + Grand Canal Self guided tour This is a combination of 3 still existing products: for all the details refer to the product page of: - The Golden Basilica: skip the line  - Saint Mark and Rialto self guided tour - Grand Canal self guided tour Availability:  From March 2018 to March 2020 Price: € 47 instead of € 52 per person – Young under 15 years (whole combination included) € 39 instead of € 52,00 - Children under 5 free (self-guided tour not included for young or child) Commission: refer to the contract This is a saving combo that includes 3 services, but it is compulsory to write the service/tour (only for the Golden Basilica) and to show the paper/mobile voucher 1 time. Services could be done in different days, please you should indicate the date only for the Golden Basilica   

DOGE'S PALACE GUIDED TOUR - GOLDEN BASILICA AND SAINT MARK'S SQUARE AND RIALTO SELF GUIDED TOUR

INSIDE VENICE (DOGE'S PALACE+ THE GOLDEN BASILICA SKIPT THE LINE AND GUIDED TOUR) + SAINT MARK AND RIALTO SELF GUIDED TOUR  This is a combination of four still existing products: for all the details refer to the product page of: - Inside Venice - the Doge's Palace (skip the line) + the Golden Basilica (skip the line) and entrance ticket to old royal palace! - Saint Mark and Rialto Self-guided tour Availability:  From March 2018 to October 2020 Price: € 71 instead of € 83 per person – From 1st April to 31 October 2020 the price is :€ 81 instead € 91 - Children under 5 free (self-guided tour not included for young or child) Commission: refer to the contract This is a saving combo that includes 4 services so, it is compulsory to write the 2 services/tours (not for self-guided tour).  Services could be done in different days, please you should indicate the dates of each tour. REF. CODE FOR OPERATORS ONLY: QPCOMBO11

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