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Inside Venice

  • Enjoy the mesmerising golden celling within St. Mark’s Basilica
  • Admire the Venetian gothic style of the Doge’s Palace
  • Learn how the religious buildings have influenced Venice’s culture


Admire two of the most famous buildings in Venice on this two hour excursion. The professional guide will escort you around both the Doge’s Palace and the Golden Basilica whilst informing you of the history and importance of this Venetian architecture.

Begin by entering the Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), it is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Venice but its rich history has helped shape how Venice is today. Originally built to be the home of the Doge (ruler of Venice) it later became the governmental building for the Republic of Venice and the Palace of Justice and is where the majority of important legally decisions were made. Next, admire the Byzantine art and beautiful gold mosaics that adorn the famous Golden Basilica (St. Mark’s Basilica) and learn about the rich history of this religious building.

Prices: From £62 per person

Operates: Monday - Saturday

Duration: 2 hours

Included: Entrance to Doge’s Palace and Golden Basilica, professional guide.

Not Included: Hotel pick up and drop off

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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