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The Ducal Venice

  • Guided tour of the Doge’s Palace
  • Chance to see the Basilica San Marco and Campanile Bell Tower
  • Enjoy listening to interesting stories from your professional guide


Discover the main sites on foot alongside an informative guide on the Ducal Venice excursion. Starting at the heart of the city, you will be guided from Piazza San Marco past the main monuments including Basilica San Marco, Campanile Bell Tower, Clock Tower and Procuratie. Throughout the tour the guide will inform you with historical facts, interesting anecdotes and descriptions of the famous monuments.

Conclude the excursion with a visit to the Doge’s Palace following a stroll through the most famous shopping street in Venice, Mercerie. Also known as Palazzo Ducal, this 9th Century Venetian gothic style palace was once the residence for the Doge (ruler of Venice) hence its elaborate interiors and impressive architectural structure.

Prices: From £60 per person

Please Note: "Walking tour of Venice & ticket entrance to Doge’s Palace (No guide inside)" is also available. Price: From £39 per person.

Operates: Daily

Start time: 08:45 am

Duration: 3 hours

Included: Walking tour of Venice, entrance to Doge’s Palace, 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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