Water activity

Byzantine Venice: Walking Tour & Gondola Ride

Byzantine Venice: Walking Tour & Gondola Ride

From US$ 97.38 per person

Discover the enchanting side of Venice through a morning walk, its Byzantine heritage through the St Mark's Basilica, and its deepest side through a romantic gondola ride.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 195 minutes
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
English, French, German, Spanish
Audio guide included
English, French, German, Spanish

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the history of the Basilica’s interiors
  • Stroll through Venice's little and picturesque squares
  • See the beauty of Venice and its peaceful canals
  • Get a glimpse into ordinary life of Venetian people
Full description
Travel to the heart of Venice and its Byzantine art heritage with a combination of three tours. Discover the enchanting side of Venice through a morning walk, its Byzantine heritage through the St Mark's Basilica, and its deepest side through a romantic gondola ride. Go to the enchanting Venice made up of countless bridges, channels, and "campo" (little squares), the pulsing heart of a water city. Follow your experienced tour guide and learn more about Venice, it's past, and interesting facts about life in a city built on water. Campo Santa Maria Formosa, Campo, and Church SS. Giovanni e Paolo, and the Mercerie, are only some of the highlights which you will admire. Let yourself admire Venice from a unique perspective: the water. In an eye glimpse, it will be like being projected into another world, away from the crowded alleys of the historical center and ready to discover a deeper side of Venice. Discover not only one of Venice's most famous sites and symbols but also one of the world's most beautiful and breathtaking cathedrals: The St Mark's Basilica. Immerse yourself in the majestic interiors of the Basilica, learn more about Venice's history and in particular about its patron saint, St Mark.
Includes
  • Skip-the line entry to Saint Mark's Basilica
  • Qualified guide
  • Headphones
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

Select participants and date

Participants

Date

Meeting point

Arrive at Calle Larga Ascension, in front of the post office, just next to St. Mark's Square. Go to the wooden stand with the yellow sign "meeting point."

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts
  • Backpacks
  • Shorts

Know before you go

  • The tour will take place in rain or shine (in the event of exceptionally high tides, it may be canceled with a refund provided)
  • It is a shared gondola (up to 5 people for each one) so the gondola might be shared with other people

Product ID: 394350