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Skip the Line: Doge's Palace and St Mark's Basilica Tour

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    Stop At: Doge's Palace, Piazza San Marco, 1, 30124 Venice Italy

    Visit the magnificent Doge's Palace of Venice

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Basilica di San Marco, San Marco 328, 30124 Venice Italy

    See the Basilica of Saint Mark's

    Duration: 45 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Torre dell'Orologio, Piazza San Marco, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
    Departure Time
    10:45 AM
    • Experienced local guide
    • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
    • Entrance ticket to the Doge's Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Doge's Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Basilica di San Marco
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • For security reasons, backpacks and bags must be left at the free deposit in Calle San Basso; they are not allowed in the basilica
    • From 1st Novembre to 31st March this tour may be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • No refund will be given for no shows or late arrivals. The tour will take place rain or shine, though may be cancelled if tides are exceptionally high. In this case we'll provide a full refund
    • Wheelchair partially accessible, due to structural reasons some areas of the Doge's Palace are not accessible, so the tour may be limited. If assistance is required, passenger must provide their own carer.
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Booked through Expedia but the tours was by Venice Tours. What stopped this getting a 5 star rating is the chaotic nature of the tour registration; let me explain. The tour aims to start at 11am and get you in the main part of the...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Jags_On_Tour
    Reviewed 23 July 2019

    Must to do with guide for understand the culture, the history et visit somes rooms which you can't see alone.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 845laurenta
    Reviewed 16 July 2019

    Just got back from Venice. We missed the 1st portion of the tour because the address given was vague. They give an address but really it should just say: under the CLOCK TOWER. It gave us 3 different addresses. Next : tour guides , please...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank clevertraveler6365
    Reviewed 15 July 2019 via mobile

    Glad we took this two hour tour. Each site is worth seeing and could easily merit a few hours each to see and learn more. We chose a short tour because my young daughter gets tired from long tours. Still we got an excellent overview...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank Trav3lingR
    Reviewed 1 July 2019 via mobile

    It would have been a 3-4 if we didn’t have Raphael as our tour guide. He’s wonderful, very knowledgeable and I can tell that he really enjoys giving a tour. It comes from the heart, he loves history. And our family loves that. The beginning...More

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    parkviewviaggi, Guest Relations Manager at Park View Viaggi, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2019

    We really appreciate that you took your time to write us a review. We are glad to know that you loved our tour and especially the tour guide. We apologize if the meeting point was not so clear for you, we always try our best...More

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    19 May 2019|
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    Response from Philipw44 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it was ALL inclusive including the access to the screen behind the altar which usually has an additional fee. Also, our guide spoke to us whilst we sat in the nave. Normally visitors are encouraged to keep moving and are... More
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    29 April 2019|
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    Response from Jarsen68 | Reviewed this property |
    There were a lot of people attempting to take pictures but there are very clearly aigns posted everywhere requesting no pictures be taken. There is security who will tell you to put the cameras and phones away.
    18 April 2019|
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    Response from karen p | Reviewed this property |
    There was an enormous crowd that gathered and they cleverly divided us in to language groups and smaller sizes - I agree - it was about 20 people.
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