Beat the queues on this guided tour of Saint Mark's Basilica, known from the 11th Century onwards by its nickname Chiesa d'Oro (Church of Gold) for its opulent design, gilded Byzantine mosaics and its status as a symbol of Venetian wealth and power. Beat the queues on this guided tour of Saint Mark's Basilica, known from the 11th Century onwards by its nickname Chiesa d'Oro (Church of Gold) for its opulent design, gilded Byzantine mosaics and its status as a symbol of Venetian wealth and power. Highlights- Skip the lines and enjoy a guided tour of the Saint Mark's Basilica - Learn about the fascinating history behind this ancient basilica - Discover its art and treasures A guided tour in one of the most majestic cathedrals of the world! On this tour, escorted by a Tour Guide prepared in accordance with the Curia of Venice, enjoy a full visit of this masterpiece of byzantine art, unique of its kind in Italy. You will be able to admire its impressive architecture, with golden mosaics and marble inlays of the floors and take a seat as your guide explains the Biblical scenes represented, the history and the peculiarities of this ancient basilica. Marvel at the Pala de Oro, exquisite example of the byzantine art with its thousands of gems and precious stones; as well as the Treasure, home to Byzantine gold and silver treasures and a splendid collection of religious art. Languages English, French, German and Spanish. Redeem informationVoucher type: Printed and e-VoucherPrinted voucher or E-voucher. Print and bring the voucher or show the voucher on your mobile device to enjoy the activity.LocationStart point: St. Mark’s SquareUnder the Clock Tower (Torre dell´Orologio) in St.Mark´s Square.End point: Same as the starting pointScheduleDuration: 1 HoursGuide optionsGuide type: GuideGroup type: SharedRequirementsBackpacks are prohibited inside of St.Mark's Basilica. Please wear clothing that conceals the shoulders, legs and arms when visiting religious sites.
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Departure Date:31 Oct 2021
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