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Private last minute Doge's Palace skip-the-line tickets and tour

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Availability: Every day
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, German
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INSTANT CONFIRMATION
SKIP THE LINE
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  • Visit the Doge's Palace, the seat of the Venetian political power, avoiding queues
  • Enter the Venetian prisons, famous for hosting Giacomo Casanova
  • Admire the gold staircase and the realism of the depicted scenes
What to expect

The Doge's Palace (Palazzo Ducale) represented the seat of Venetian political power for centuries. In its splendid rooms, plastered and immersed in hundreds of masterpieces of painting, the Duke and his Council controlled the fate of a thousand-year-old republic. You’ll live it together with a guide that will show you the halls of power, plunging you in a very particular historical context: the European Middle Ages and the immediately following centuries.

You’ll be surprised by the rich details of the gold staircase and by the realism of the scenes depicted by many artists who have decorated the building. You will relive the anguish of the prisoners crossing the famous Bridge of Sighs, and entering the Venetian prisons, famous for hosting Giacomo Casanova. An unforgettable tour not to be missed! The ticket for the Palace is included in the tour price and will allow you to enter without waiting. Audio receiver devices are included in the case of groups over 10 people.

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What's included
  • Private Doge's Palace skip-the-line tour
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  • Children 0-5 years old: free of charge
Where

Piazza San Marco, 67, Venice, Italy

Meeting point:

Meet your guide between the two big columns in the square (Colonne di San Marco e San Todaro).

What to remember
  • Please arrive 15 minutes before departure
  • Comfortable shoes are recommended
  • For security reasons sacks, bags or backpacks are not allowed inside Doge’s Palace
  • Skip-the-line tickets allow you to skip the line at the ticket purchasing counter. However, everyone must pass through the newly imposed security checks. Waiting times depend on the number of people present
  • You will receive the name and contact number of your guide after checkout
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When
  • Every hour between 10.00am and 4.00pm
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Provider
MusementLastMinute
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