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Venice Highlights : City tour and Grand Canal boat Experience

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    What to Expect
    part I : San Marco, the Basilica & Doge’s Palace

    The monuments of Piazza San Marco: Doges Palace and Basilica 

    We will visit the political and religious center of the Serenissima Republic of Venice, St. Mark's Square and its monuments. Firstly the Doge's Palace, the seat of government of the Republic and the Doge's private residence. 

    We will continue with the Basilica, where lies the body of St. Mark the Evangelist. We admire the wonderful golden mosaics depicting stories from the Old and New Testaments, the famous gold altarpiece decorated with enamels and precious stones, one of the masterpieces of Byzantine goldsmiths world's most important.

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    part II : Grande Canal boat tour

    Embark on a private boat that will take us to tour the Grand Canal in Venice, defined as "the most beautiful avenue in the world," talk of its monuments, churches and palaces, but also the people who inhabited it, nobles, artists, courtesans, homes haunted, anecdotes, legends, trivia and either says-that-says. We will return to the Square throught some smaller channels across the most popular and lively neighborhoods of the city.
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    Departure Point
    Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, Piazza San Marco, 7, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    9.00 am or 11.00 am or 2.00 pm or 3.00 pm or 4pm or 5pm
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Local guide
    • Private tour
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Try to get Maria as your guide if you do this tour. She was simply delightful, full of energy and full of knowledge. The tour is at least half walking City tour all around the San Marco square with visits to the Cathedral and Palace. Then you get a Grand Canal tour by boat (a
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    Key Details
    • Canal Grande Piazza San Marco and 2 more
    • Duration: 3h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
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