Venice (and vicinity) , Piazza San Marco, Italy
FREE cancellation before 02:00 on 09 Dec 2018
FREE cancellation before 02:00 on 10 Dec 2018
Beat the queues on this guided tour of Saint Mark's Basilica, known from the 11th Century onwards by its nickname Chiesa d'Oro (Church of Gold) for its opulent design, gilded Byzantine mosaics and its status as a symbol of Venetian wealth and power.
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 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.
English, French, German and Spanish.
Voucher type: Printed
Printed Voucher. Print and bring the voucher to enjoy the activity.
St Mark's Campanile
Under the clock at San Marco Square
End point: Same as starting point
12:00 - 13:00
Duration: 1 Hours
Guiding type: Guide
Group type: Shared
Backpacks are prohibited inside of St. Mark's Basilica. Please wear clothing that conceals the shoulders, legs and arms when visiting religious sites.
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