Byzantine Venice city tour
Attractions & guided tours

Byzantine Venice city tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: Flexible
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Admire the most beautiful gems of Venice
  • Walk through the narrow streets, bridges and canals
  • Admire Saint Mark's Square from the Basilica's terrace
What to expect

Join this tour and admire the most beautiful gems of Venice!
With this 2.5 hour tour, you will discover the most important historical places and buildings of Venice.

During the morning, your expert and friendly guide will lead you to the most characteristic places around St. Mark’s Square. You will visit St. Mark’s Basilica and its beautiful interiors, the astonishing mosaics, the Pala d’Oro and you will learn everything about Byzantine art and history. Then, you will take a walk through the narrow streets, canals, small bridges, and picturesque squares, discovering the most elegant part of the city.

During your walking tour, you will be able to see Doge’s Palace, Santa Maria Formosa Square, The former residence of Marco Polo and the Malibran Theatre.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Staff have their temperatures checked regularly
  • Staff are regularly tested for COVID-19
  • Tickets can only be purchased online
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Guided walking tour covering the areas of Saint Mark's Square and Castello
    • Guided tour of Saint Mark's Basilica
    • Personal audio system and headset for tour commentary
    • Live tour commentary provided in English, French, Spanish or German
    • Admission fee
    Where

    St. Mark's Square 15, 30124, Venice, Italy

    Meeting point:
    15 min before the departure time in front of the clock tower (the blue one with the bell on top) next to the YEX change office in St. Mark's Square, Venice
    What to remember
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible
    • Shoulders and knees must be covered inside the Basilica
    • Backpacks are NOT allowed inside the Basilica
    • This tour operates rain or shine
    • Tour may be affected in the case of high tides
    • There is one hour and half stop between the walking tour and the Golden Basilica
    • Late arrivals or no shows will be not refunded
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    When

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    Provider
    VENICE EVENTS srl
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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