Saint Mark's Basilica Tour in Venice, Italy
See one of the world's most majestic cathedrals, a true masterpiece of Byzantine art in the heart of Venice! Uncover the history behind the prominent sights of St. Mark's Square and the Golden Basilica.
- The Golden Church: Saint Mark's Basilica
- The golden mosaics and marble inlay flooring in the Basilica
- A guide
- An entrance fee
- Personal audio system and headset for tour commentary
- Pala d'Oro
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Food and drinks
Learn a lot about Saint Mark's Square, and then take a detailed tour of the Golden Basilica from Saint Mark's Square. The Golden Basilica was once the private chapel of the Doge of Venice and is the only one of its kind in Italy, thanks to its beautiful golden mosaics and impressive marble inlay flooring.
One of the most popular attractions in Venice and one of the best cathedrals in Italy, an absolute must-see! With a history that goes back to the 9th century A.D., it is a church with many exciting stories and legends about the Bible. During its tour, take in the irreplaceable Italian atmosphere and listen to the fascinating stories about the biblical scenes shown all over the building and the history and unique features of this incredible creation.
Next, visit the museum on the first floor of St. Mark's Basilica to see the famous horses and look out over St. Mark's Square from the terrace of the Basilica. The tour lasts an hour and ends in Saint Mark's Square in front of the Basilica.