Doge Palace and St. Mark's Basilica: Skip The Line Tour
- Skip the ticket line
- Duration options: 2 - 3.5 hours
per group up to 1
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Just two quibbles - (1) we had to walk a little way to actually get the ticket to gain access. This was not made clear when purchasing the ticket. I thought by purchasing the ticket on line before we left England we could just go to the Doge's/The Basillica and enjoy the Experience. We bought this ticket as we thought it was good value that it gave access to both Doge's Palace and the Basillica. (2) Although there is free entry to The Basillica it is not made clear that there is an additional charge to access two places are of interest (a) The Burial Site of St Mark = 2 Euros (b) access to the roof terrace = 5 Euros. The additional charges are not made clear.
Tour guide was excellent. Basilica- Disappointed that so many people outside of our group were able to take several photos as we were told not to & there are signs stating not to. The guards didn’t say anything to them. Wish I had taken photos inside the Basilica.
Hard to find the office to check in, but you do get to walk some of Venice off the beaten track. Doge's Palace was very interesting. Skipped the Basilica due to crowds (this was Saturday). Still worth it - it's Venice, after all.
Our guide Lori (?) was first class. He made the tour extremely interesting and fully engaged the younger members of the party in the event. His enthusiasm for Venice and its history was infectious.
Great experience. Everything organized very well. It is comfortable to buy and use the vouchers