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Byzantine Venice

  • Walking tour of Venice’s famous sites
  • Admire the glistening 24-carat gold celling within St Mark’s Basilica
  • Informative local guide


Venice is full of treasures waiting to be explored, a walking tour of the city allows you to see them up close. This guided tour will show you to one of the world’s most majestic cathedrals, St Mark’s Basilica. The cathedral is packed with Byzantine works of art and your guide will explain the importance of the Byzantine Empire and its influence on Venetian art. The interiors of the cathedral are adorned with beautiful gold mosaics and marble inlay floors. The 24-carat gold leaf roof is an unmissable feature of the building.

Prices: From £52 per person

Operates: Monday - Saturday (please note this excursion will not run on the following dates: 12th, 18th, 22nd and 25th April 2019)

Duration: 3 hours

Start time: 08:45am

Included: Entrance to St Mark’s Basilica, walking tour

Not Included: Hotel pick up and drop off (meeting point Torre del Orologio Clock Tower)

To book this excursion, please call one of our Italy Experts. Please note that excursions operate seasonally from April – October and are subject to availability and minimum numbers. Start times and departure points shall be reconfirmed once in resort.

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