St. Mark’s Square is for all the Venetians the heart of the city. This place was the only one in town that could worthily represent the beauty, power and the splendor of the Serenissima Republic and at the same time symbolize the political stability thanks to the large public ceremonies that took place. St Mark’s Basilica tour will make discover the most beautiful places of the city.
St Mark’s Basilica Tour and the Doge’s Palace
St Mark’s Basilica tour goes through the beautiful halls of Doge’s Palace and the Basilica of St. Mark’s to retrace to millenary development of the civil, religious and cultural institutions that made Venice one of the most powerful cities in Europe and the Queen of the Mediterranen Sea. Walking through the square, we will tell you anecdotes about the many characters of the past and present that met in cafes and have contributed to make St. Mark’s Square an authentic icon among travelers of every age.
Venice and its history can be fully understood by looking at the buildings which surround the square, so this tour may quite rightly be considered the favorite by visitors of every age. This tour will be made in 2/3 hours with an licensed tour guide having an extensive historical-cultural knowledge of the city. The meeting point will be directly at in the lobby of your hotel if located in the historic city center, or in the central area of easy access.
All our tours are private and customizable depending on the needs of customers, so they do not have a specific scheme to follow but rather will be tailored to the real interests of the participants.