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Doge's Palace Priority Entrance & St. Mark's Square Tour

Duration: 2 hours
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Enjoy priority entrance at the Doge's Palace with a guided day or evening tour of St. Mark's Square, the Doge's Palace, the Bridge of Sighs and New…

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Both sites are absolutely incredible! Basilica is a must see

My sister and I were expecting good things from this tour, but it was far far better than that! We easily found the meeting place. Everyone gets a headphone set so you can always hear your guide, and ours was called Rosanna. She was so lovely, upbeat, friendly, and funny. We did the Basilica first and we were lucky to be in there when it was illuminated and it was absolutely beautiful (it is usually only illuminated for mass and other than that for one hour a day). The Basilica also hosts an amazing artwork entirely made of gold and just under 2,000 jewels. This was information provided by Rosanna, and a lot of what made this tour good was all the facts she told us. It would not have been half as amazing without context. Then we did the Doges Palace where, as part of this tour, you actually walk inside and along the Bridge of Sighs, which we weren't expecting! Also the Doges Palace has the largest canvas artwork in the world, which was astounding to see. Two very happy customers!

Exceptional and memorable tour of Venice

My family thoroughly enjoyed this tour with Stephano. Before we even set off on the tour, we were contacted by a lovely professional lady and owner of the company, regretfully can’t recall her name. Thank you for all your kind support in arranging the tour with Stephano. As a local Venetian, professional photographer and warm and kind soul, we really enjoyed seeing Venice at first light and uncovering all the hidden gems, canals, history, etc. he even bought my family coffee and pastries and took the time to teach us techniques on how to use both camera and iPhone cameras. When mosquitoes were bothering my daughter, he took us to a supermarket to purchase mosquito repellent. Showed us places to visit and restaurants to eat in. We have photos and memories that will last a lifetime and many more. Thank you Stephano for your expert guidance, your professionalism and warm and kind spirit!!! Hope to stay in touch.

It was a fun and delicious experience, thanks to Monica!

If you like good food, wine and a lot of history, don't think twice! Monica is the best person to show you around Venice. There will be plenty of tasteful experiences for your mouth and brain (topped with a so much necessary sense of humour). Loved it!

Rialto Market Food and Wine Lunchtime Tour of Venice Reviewed by Gabriela, 08/26/2019

Very good tour, guide was excellent, skip the line great!

Tour was great. Very happy for the 9am start, was hot in Venice. Guide very good. 3 hours is long for me to be in a church or museum but there is a small break in the middle and the guide we had made it very informative and enjoyable.

Elizabeth was extremely knowledgeable and had a great sense of humor

We did the walking tour, St Marks Cathedral and Doges Palace and all of it was with Elizabeth. She was extremely knowledgeable, really knew her stuff and gave us lots of little information bites along the way. Highly recommended

Venice: Guided Walking Tour Reviewed by Anthea, 09/01/2019