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VIP Secret Itineraries Doges Palace Tour with St. Marks Basilica

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    Stop At: Doge's Palace, Piazza San Marco, 1, 30124 Venice Italy

    -Casanova’s prison cell
    -Torture chamber
    -Secret archives
    -Hall of the Great Council
    -Courtrooms, the Doges’ Apartments
    -Sala della Scrutinio
    -Palace Armory
    -New Prisons


    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Pass By: Piombi - le Prigioni, Piazza San Marco Palazzo Ducale, 31024 Venice Italy

    Doge's Palace Prison

    Stop At: Piazza San Marco, 31024 Venice Italy

    -St. Mark’s Basilica (including Pala d'oro altar)
    -Bridge of Sighs
    -Bell Tower
    -Clock Tower
    -Procuratorie
    -Columns of St. Mark and St. Theodore


    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Pass By: Basilica di San Marco, San Marco 328, 30124 Venice Italy

    Saint Mark's Basilica including Pala d'Oro altar

    Pass By: Torre dell'Orologio, Piazza San Marco, Venice Italy

    St Mark's Clocktower

    Pass By: Campanile di San Marco, Sestiere San Marco 328, 30124 Venice Italy

    St Mark's Bell Tower

    Pass By: Procuratie Vecchie, Piazza San Marco, Venice Italy

    Procuratie of St. Marks

    Pass By: Ponte dei Sospiri, Piazza San Marco, 1, 31024 Venice Italy

    Bridge of Sighs

    Pass By: Colonna di San Marco e San Teodoro, Piazza San Marco, 31024 Venice Italy

    Columns of San Marco and San Todaro
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    St. Mark's Square, Piazza San Marco, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Piazza San Marco, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
    Inclusions
    • Special access to the Doge’s Palace Secret itineraries
    • Skip-the-Line Tickets to St. Mark’s Basilica
    • Tickets & reservation fees
    • Expert Walks of Italy tour guide
    • Small groups of 20 or fewer
    • Headsets
    • Entry/Admission - Doge's Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Piazza San Marco
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel Pick-Up/Drop-Off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Please remember that St. Mark's Basilica is a holy place and for your visit there attire must be appropriate: both men and women are asked to wear clothing that covers at least the shoulders and knees. Your tour guide and sales agent cannot be held responsible for denied entry due to improper dress.
    • Backpacks are prohibited inside of St. Mark's Basilica.
    • Due to Doge's Palace regulations, children under the age of 6 are not permitted inside the secret itineraries and therefore cannot take this tour.
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • The prisons and secret itineraries are not wheelchair-accessible, nor is the route suitable for those with walking disabilities or for pregnant women.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Very rich tour of the history and evolution of Doge's Palace and Venice. Our guide was full of history and information.
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    Response from TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Secret Itineraries Doges Palace Tour with St. Marks Basilica
    Responded 5 days ago
    Thank you so much for your kind review! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your tour.
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    I wasn't sure whether seeing the 'secret' parts of the Doges Palace would be worth it, but it certainly was. Seeing the areas hidden away from the splendid public rooms of the palace put the building and history into context. Our guide was informative and brought the place to
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    Response from TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Secret Itineraries Doges Palace Tour with St. Marks Basilica
    Responded 5 days ago
    You just can't take in the full wonder and mystery of Doge's Palace without a visit to the prisons and secret chambers! Thank you for your recommendation; we are glad you enjoyed it!
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    Great tour of Doges Palace which was full of good information...exactly what we wanted about this amazing place. Unfortunately St Mark's was crowded and our guide spent more complaining/excusing about this than on the history of the basilica which she could have done while we
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    Response from TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Secret Itineraries Doges Palace Tour with St. Marks Basilica
    Responded 5 days ago
    We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour! Crowding can sometimes feel overwhelming, but we are glad that you enjoyed the rest of your visit.
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    This is a very informative and curious tour. Visiting the Doge Palace from the secret itineraries is very interesting and memorable, I really learned a lot and I never got bored. I felt special being in this little group visiting the hidden tower within the Palace, the roof
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    Response from TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Secret Itineraries Doges Palace Tour with St. Marks Basilica
    Responded 5 days ago
    Thank you for your positive review! We are excited that we got to share the secret passages of Doge's with you!
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    I was very impressed with out tour guide, Sara. She was funny, pleasant, professional and very knowledgeable. We truly enjoyed this tour. Got to see the secret pathways to the dark side, the bridge of sighs, the glorious sides and lots of secrets and stories. Lots of walking.
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    Response from TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Secret Itineraries Doges Palace Tour with St. Marks Basilica
    Responded 5 days ago
    We aim to impress! Thank you for your review, we are glad that you enjoyed the tour.
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