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Basilica di San Marco

San Marco 328, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 270 8311
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St. Mark's Basilica Skip-the-Line Guided Tour
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Skip-The-Line: St Mark's Cathedral Tour with Entrance to the Baptistery and Zen...
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Blending the architectural styles of East and West, Venice's magnificent basilica was consecrated in 832 AD as an ecclesiastical building to house the remains of St. Mark.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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San Marco 328, 30124 Venice, Italy
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"bronze horses"
in 223 reviews
"skip the line"
in 442 reviews
"gold mosaics"
in 159 reviews
"museum upstairs"
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"beautiful church"
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"free entry"
in 165 reviews
"around the corner"
in 154 reviews
"awe inspiring"
in 117 reviews
"st marks"
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"guided tour"
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"st mark's square"
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"early in the morning"
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"san marco"
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"visiting venice"
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Reviewed today

everything about this place will give you goosebumps, architecture is amazing , you dont even know where to start to visit this place

Thank Combei C
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Reviewed today

This is also in St marks square and very nice. You have one more floor up with metal horses. As this is holy place you need to be properly dressed. Note: Mid size luggage is not allowed there is a counter behind the Basilica. Hence...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This square is a beautiful place to be in the evening. Be careful the people trying to give you seeds to feed the pigeons as they then want 10 euro just tell them no and give them 1-2 euro. If you want that experience. The...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The good: The architecture is fantastic inside. The history is impressive too. The detail put in by whoever built it proves how much can be done when you don’t have Netflix and instagram. Free to enter if you buy the skip the line pass -...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing sites here. The architecture is incredible and the area is so fun. Loads of cafes around the square.

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Reviewed yesterday

Simply breathtaking- but remember you must cover your knees and shoulders to enter. Even a wrap-around scarf will do. the church is a must!

Thank TVHOST
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Reviewed yesterday

We took a tour with rout guide and was very worth wild. Family group of 8 with your kids. Beautiful basilica.

Thank m6_traveler
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Visit here early or late or not in peak season. Avoid the rest of the time!! Bars and restaurants a rip off, walk a few minutes away to sit down.

Thank Beatrice H
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the oldest continuously used cathedrals in Europe, this is an outstanding example of Byzantine style design. The mosaics are wonderful. The museum inside is well worth the visit. There is a dress code of no bare shoulders and shorts must be to the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

It is worth to pay the 3EUR for the skip the line, directly in the basilica’s website. This place is overcrowded, sometimes the line in “skip the line” entrance gets big, but it is just because people without the “skip the line ticket” go there,...More

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San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
...More
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Katie H
6 June 2018|
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Response from PeterRizal | Reviewed this property |
I read up on this myself and also came across the answer that knees should be covered. I went wearing trousers but I saw other men wearing shorts that did not cover their knees (though they were neatly dressed otherwise). On... More
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ls797
23 May 2018|
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Response from Adrian G | Reviewed this property |
not to sure but look website 6:45 on sunday looks good
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pacificiris
19 May 2018|
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Response from Linda_Ron345 | Reviewed this property |
We booked with Go-tours - excellent rates and local guides.
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