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Legendary Venice St. Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace Group or Private Tour

Legendary Venice St. Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace Group or Private Tour

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Delve into Venetian history on this tour that showcases two of the city's most iconic structures and sheds light on the stories behind them both. Enjoy skip-the-line access to both popular attractions. Your first stop is legendary St. Mark's Basilica. Wander around the mosaic-covered interior and Byzantine treasures while a local guide fills you in on how this collection came to be. Then continue to the Doge’s Palace to explore the former political heart of Venice.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$82.45
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$82.45
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History alla veneziana

Elena is a great host, bringing history to life with wit and insight. We did the long tour through Basilika San Marco and Palazzo Ducale.

Dominik_L, Aug 2020

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Venice Ghost and Legends Walking Tour

Venice Ghost and Legends Walking Tour

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As night falls on Venice and the crowds disappear, discover the city’s darkest secrets on this devilishly entertaining ghost tour. Wander through narrow passageways and past the blackened, vacant canals to uncover Venice’s haunted history. Listen to your ghost-hunter guide spin tales about the sinister deeds and tragic ends of the figures who once walked the streets—some of whom are believed to still wander as restless spirits.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$32.26
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$32.26
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Interpreti Veneziani Ensemble Baroque Concert in Venice Ticket

Interpreti Veneziani Ensemble Baroque Concert in Venice Ticket

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Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of baroque music at this authentic chamber performance in Venice. The 17th-century Church of San Vidal provides an intimate historic setting and fantastic acoustics for concertos and symphonies by European masters such as Mozart, Bach, Vivaldi, and Handel. The talented members of the Interpreti Veneziani ensemble bring these musical masterworks to life for a night out you won’t soon forget.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.02
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$43.02

Venice Carnival Mask-Making Class

Venice Carnival Mask-Making Class

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Take a course on mask making from a master artisan in Venice, and learn about the history of this ancient tradition. You can choose from a production class or a decoration class, or you can even take both. In the production class, learn how to make your own papier-mâché mask, and in the decoration class, you can paint or use materials to decorate your mask. No matter which option you choose, you get to bring home your creation—just in time for Carnival.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$68.11
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$68.11
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Murano Glass Factory Experience: Factory Tour and Workshop

Murano Glass Factory Experience: Factory Tour and Workshop

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Get an inside peek into the world-famous glassblowing factories of Murano on a 2-hour escorted tour. Meet your guide in central Venice, and ride a water bus across the Venetian Lagoon to the colorful island of Murano. Get a private glassmaking demonstration from a master craftsman, and enjoy time to browse the factory showroom featuring finished works of art. Finally, attend your choice of hands-on workshop to create a take-home piece of jewelry or mosaic using authentic Murano glass.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.85
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$35.85
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Musica a Palazzo 'Traveling Opera' Performance in Venice

Musica a Palazzo 'Traveling Opera' Performance in Venice

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Experience an evening of opera in Venice, surrounded by the historical elegance of a 15th-century palace. The singers and musicians of the Musica a Palazzo ensemble perform classics of Italian opera within the ornate salons of Palazzo Barbarigo Minotto. Move from room to room along with the performers and soak up the drama of epics like 'La Traviata' and 'Rigoletto' in a truly intimate environment.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$101.56
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$101.56
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I Musici Veneziani Concert: Vivaldi Four Seasons

I Musici Veneziani Concert: Vivaldi Four Seasons

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Hear Antonio Vivaldi’s magnificent ‘Four Seasons’ performed by Venice’s acclaimed I Musici Veneziani. The 1.5-hour show will whisk you back to 18th-century Venice, with performers dressed in traditional Venetian costumes and a spectacular setting in the exclusive Salone Capitolare at the Scuola Grande di San Teodoro.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.85
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$35.85

Mystery in Venice: Legends and Ghosts of the Cannaregio District

Mystery in Venice: Legends and Ghosts of the Cannaregio District

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When night falls across Venice, uncover a shadowy world of restless spirits and Old World legends on this 2-hour ghost tour of the historic Cannaregio district. Discover sinister tales that haunt the city’s former Jewish ghetto as you stroll through hidden backstreets and lamplit squares, listening to your guide’s retelling along with the gently lapping water of darkened canals.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$32.01
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$32.01
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I Musici Veneziani Concert: Baroque and Opera

I Musici Veneziani Concert: Baroque and Opera

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Pay homage to the golden age of Venice with a night at the opera. Enjoy a thrilling program of baroque classics and operatic arias, performed by the orchestra and singers of I Musici Veneziani. The show whisks you back to 18th-century Venice, with performers dressed in traditional Venetian costumes and a spectacular setting in the exclusive Salone Capitolare at the Scuola Grande di San Teodoro.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.85
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$35.85

Create your glass artwork: private lesson with local artisan

Create your glass artwork: private lesson with local artisan

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Get hands-on experience with one-to-one guidance during a private glassmaking lesson. Discover the secrets of Murano glassmaking techniques from one of the most renowned craftsmen of Venice. The 90-minute workshop includes all materials—including your own marvelous glass artwork to take home—plus a 10 percent discount on glassworks from the artist.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$72.89
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$72.89
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Teatro La Fenice Tour in Venice

Teatro La Fenice Tour in Venice

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Step back in time to the golden age of Italian opera with this guided tour of Venice’s Teatro La Fenice. Learn the history and legends of this decadent Baroque opera house, which was once the heart of Venetian high society and hosted performances by masterful maestros like Verdi, Rossini and Bellini.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$23.90
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$23.90
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Doge's Palace & Prisons Ticket and Tour

Doge's Palace & Prisons Ticket and Tour

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Experience the magnificence and mystery of the Doge’s Palace in Venice with this skip-the-line ticket. Head to the front of the queue with your guide, and then wander through the palace’s ornate public rooms as you learn the history of Venice’s powerful rulers. Admire magnificent interior artwork, including Renaissance masterpieces by painters Tintoretto and Veronese. Explore the palace’s darker side with a visit to the prison quarters and a walk across the notorious Bridge of Sighs.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$62.73
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$62.73
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Ghosts of Venice - Discovering the unknown

Ghosts of Venice - Discovering the unknown

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After the sun has set and the tourist crowds have departed, the mysterious side of Venice becomes apparent. Discover the myths and hauntings surrounding the popular city on a 90-minute ghost tour. Follow your guide through deserted squares, down quiet alleyways, and into the past. Learn about local legends, unexplained events, and of course, ghost stories that have been passed down through generations.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$34.15
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$34.15
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Venice Sightseeing Walking Tour for Kids and Families

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Venice Sightseeing Walking Tour for Kids and Families

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Venice is full of historic landmarks and romantic views but it can be a challenge to get younger children excited about sightseeing. This private tour is specially designed for families, so you can visit sights such as Campo San Bartolomeo, the Marco Polo house, and the Rialto Bridge, and keep the kids amused with entertaining commentary and fun activities.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.96
$94.40
$9.44 savings
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$84.96
$94.40
$9.44 savings
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Venice: Murano Glass Masters of the Ex Chiesa Small Group Tour

Venice: Murano Glass Masters of the Ex Chiesa Small Group Tour

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Murano, a tight cluster of islands on the outskirts of Venice, has been the center of the city’s glassmaking industry since 1291. This small-group glass-blowing demonstration takes place in a historic former church dubbed Ex Chiesa di Santa Chiara, and allows you to observe glass-making masters at work as they bend and sculpt glass to create two original pieces before your eyes.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$8.36
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$8.36

Venice glassblowing - Small group

Venice glassblowing - Small group

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Learn the secrets of glassblowing during this activity in Venice. On the island of Murano, visit the Glass Factory Showroom near St Mark's Square to see examples of this highly specialized glass art, beloved by collectors the world over. Learn about this technique's origins in the Roman Empire from you guide, then watch a glassblowing demonstration by a Master Artisan. Walk away with a small Murano glass souvenir.
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  • 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$10.75
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$10.75
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Venice Photography Walking Tour with Private Guide

Venice Photography Walking Tour with Private Guide

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Take an artistic approach to Venice with this private photography walking tour. Whether you’re a novice or expert photographer, you’ll find endless opportunities for the perfect shot as you explore Venice’s picturesque streets, squares and canals. A professional photographer guide will lead you on a 3-hour walking tour of magnificent landmarks and hidden backstreets, giving you tips on lighting and composition along the way. Bring your camera or smartphone and leave Venice with a collection of beautiful, print-worthy images to memorialize your holiday.
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  • 3 hours
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$194.30
Price varies by group size
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$194.30
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Interpreti Veneziani Concert in Venice Including Music Museum

Interpreti Veneziani Concert in Venice Including Music Museum

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Take a musical adventure in Venice with a concert by Interpreti Veneziani and a visit to the city's music museum. Learn about the legacy of Vivaldi, a Venetian composer who left a distinct mark on the canal city, and see string instruments from the 17th-19th centuries in the Music Museum housed inside the San Maurizio Church. Listen later that evening as the Interpreti Veneziani ensemble performs works by such famous composers as Handel, Bach and Mozart.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.02
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$43.02

Up Close with Murano Glassblowing Demonstration

Up Close with Murano Glassblowing Demonstration

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Visit the must-see Murano glass factory during this tour in Venice. With a guide providing insightful commentary, you'll learn all about the glassblowing process. Watch a demonstration of the art itself by a master craftsman, then hit the gift shop for some discounted souvenirs.
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  • 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$5.97
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$5.97

Personal Photographer in Venice

Personal Photographer in Venice

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Commemorate your time in Venice with a private photoshoot, available at a departure time and meeting location of your choice. Your personal photographer captures frame-worthy moments at each location on the day’s itinerary, hand-selected according to your interests. With a flexible meeting point and departure time, as well as easy access to your private online gallery, this photo tour is a popular choice for both couples and families.
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  • 1 hour
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$290.24
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$290.24
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Skip the Line: Fenice Theatre Admission Ticket and Audioguided Tour

Skip the Line: Fenice Theatre Admission Ticket and Audioguided Tour

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Few opera houses in Italy are more legendary than the Teatro La Fenice in Venice. Get exclusive daytime access to its sumptuous interiors with a Fenice Theater admission ticket and visit the gilded 19th-century-style foyer, auditorium and royal box, and Sale Apollinee at your own pace. The included audio guide provides an in-depth explanation of the complex architecture and history of this landmark venue, destroyed twice by fires.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$13.14
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$13.14

Avanspettacolo: Cabaret Dinner Show in Venice

Avanspettacolo: Cabaret Dinner Show in Venice

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For a special night out while vacationing in Venice, book an entertaining evening out at the cabaret. A grand magic show, musical performers, and dancers keep you entertained while you dine on a multi-course international dinner with Italian wine. Choose from among three different menus; a welcome cocktail is included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.59
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Entrance ticket to Scala Contarini del Bovolo

Entrance ticket to Scala Contarini del Bovolo

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The purchase of the entrance ticket to Scala Contarini del Bovolo will allow you to immerse yourself in the most evocative and unique tower in Venice. Scala Contarini del Bovolo ("Bovolo" in Venetian dialect means "snail") is one of the most singular examples of Venetian architecture of transition from the Gothic to the Renaissance style (Ca. 1499). 26 meters high and connected to the adjacent building via three loggias, it leads to the noble floor where the two exhibition rooms are located and culminates, after 113 steps, in the domed Belvedere. From here you can admire a splendid and unusual view of all of Venice.
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  • 30 minutes
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$8.36
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Venice Private Mask Workshop

Venice Private Mask Workshop

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For this private mask-decorating workshop in Venice, arrive at a traditional atelier, and get a blank sand-colored mask that’s ready for your artist eye. Use feathers, sequins, and other materials to make a masterpiece. Your guide will share facts about the history of mask making and can also show you some great techniques to use. Afterward, you’ll get to bring home your decorated mask.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.62
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