Guided tour

Doge's Palace Skip-the-Line Guided Tour

4.3 / 5

33 reviews

Doge's Palace Skip-the-Line Guided Tour

From £49.38 per person

Skip the long lines to the Doge’s Palace and learn the history of the seat of political power in Venice on a 75-minute guided tour. See masterpieces of art in the magnificent rooms and cross the Bridge of Sighs from the inside.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 75 minutes
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Live tour guide
German, English, French, Spanish, Italian
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Skip the long lines to the Doge's Palace
  • Marvel at masterpieces of art
  • Cross the Bridge of Sighs from the inside
Full description
Explore the historical seat of political power in Venice on a guided tour of the Doge's Palace. Save precious time and skip the long lines to wander the splendid rooms where hundreds of masterpieces of art are on display. Journey through more than 1,000 years of history as you learn the importance of the Venetian Republic in the Middle Ages and beyond. Be amazed by the rich details of the gold staircase, and gaze in awe at the realism of scenes depicted by the many artists who decorated the building. Relive the anguish of the prisoners who crossed the Bridge of Sighs to enter the gloomy cells that Giacomo Casanova famously escaped from. End with an optional visit to a glass furnace to learn more about one of the great art forms of Venice.
Includes
  • Skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Doge’s Palace
  • Audio receiver device per person
  • Local guide
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • All participants who are 12 years and older must present a Reinforced Green Pass that is valid in the EU and has a verifiable QR code. Reinforced Green Passes can only be obtained by uploading either proof of full vaccination or proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months to either the Green Pass or Covid Certificate app
  • All participants are required to bring and wear FFP2 masks. Blue surgical masks will not be accepted

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Meeting point

Calle Larga de l’Ascension, in front of the TURIVE kiosk near St. Mark’s square, 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.

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Important information

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  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 33 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    3.8/5
  • Service
    4.5/5
  • Organization
    3.8/5

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The tour guide, I think his name was Marco, was wonderful! He was tall, amusing, and knowledgeable. However I signed up for the 10 peole and under tour and the people at the meeting point said they never had such a tour. They only had 20 people and under tours. The palace was beautiful It is amuch see for Venice. The tour was so helpful to kow what we were seeing. You should do it.

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31 October 2021

Das Ticket ist schon über 30,- teurer als das normale Ticket. Dafür aber kein Anstehen an wirklich langen Schlangen. Guide auf deutsch war gut. Es gab keine Info im Vorfeld dass man einen Ausweis für den Einlass zwingend benötigt… ein Mann aus der Gruppe kam so nicht mit rein… alles in allem aber sehr lohnenswert

14 August 2021

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3 November 2021

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