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The Charm of Serenissima Republic Tour

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  • Best Price Guarantee
  • Free cancellation

This tour includes a walking tour around Venice and the Doge’s Palace.

A walk through the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice through the millennium of life of the Serenissima Republic, recalling the past full of charm of this unique city. An essential tour to understand Venice!! 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 square: history and anecdotes related to this wonderful and characteristic square. Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo: the "Doge’s Pantheon", the Great School of Charity, the Captains of Fortune. Marco Polo’s House and Malibran Theatre. Anecdotes, past and recent history cross each other in this beautiful corner of Venice. Return to San Marco square through the Mercerie, vital connection between Rialto and San Marco and the main street for the city shopping, for the Doge’s Palace visit. This palazzo 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. The halls of power, plunging visitors in a very particular historical context: the European Middle Ages and the immediately following centuries. 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, relive the anguish of the prisoners crossing the famous Bridge of Sighs, and entering the Venetian prisons, famous for hosting Giacomo Casanova.

  • Meet our guide under the Clock Tower
  • Walking tour passing by St. Mark's Square, Santa Maria Formosa Square, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo, Marco Polo's Hosue, Malibran Theatre, Mercerie, Rialto Bridge
  • Visit to the Doge's Palace

What's included

  • Licensed Guide
  • Walking tour
  • Skip the line ticket for the Doge’s Palace
  • Audio receiver devices

What's not included

  • Gratuities

Important information

  • Meet our representative 15 minutes prior to departure at the indicated meeting point
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
  • The tour is not guaranteed with adverse weather conditions
  • Languages during the winter season (01/11/2017-31/03/2018): English daily; German on Monday and Friday; French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday; Spanish on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.
  • Languages during the summer season (01/04/2018-31/10/2018): English, German, French and Spanish daily.

Meeting point

Piazza San Marco, 30124 Venice. (Under the St Mark's Clocktower)

From EUR 56 per person


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Duration:
3 hours

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  • Offer type: Shared
  • Fitness level: Medium

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Full refund is guaranteed if the cancellation is made 48 hours prior the offer's start date. We don't apply any refund if the cancellation is made less than 48 hours before offer start date.

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Offer ID: 2142

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