Discover the best of Venice on a three-hour private tour from Milan. You'll walk by the Byzantine and Gothic monuments of the Venetian Empire while you listen to the history of the Doge's Palace, St. Mark's Basilica and Ponte di Rialto. You'll be taken to discover the most beautiful and famous monuments of Venice, along with exploring some uncommon paths as well. You will, for example, experience the exceptional beauty of St. Mark's Square, learn more about the Republic of Venice and how it became dominant in the past. Stroll the polished area surrounding the Rialto Bridge and learn how it was a busy crossing area in commercial life, always crawling with local and foreign merchants. The Rialto is still today the pulsing center of shops and commercial life in Venice, as well as home to the local food and fish market of the city. Prepare to take some amazing pics of the central district, surrounded by fine squares and decaying mansions, along with ancient churches, ateliers and bridges.