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Doge's Palace skip the line ticket and guide-book

Free cancellation
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, Russian, Japanese
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Skip the long lines and enter the imposing Doge Palace

Discover Sant Mark’s Square without waiting in line

Cross the Bridge of Sighs and admire Venice magic view!

What to expect

Save your time and skip the long line to enter in the breathtaking Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale) and the other museums in St. Mark’s Square! Be stunned in front of the marvelous halls and corridors at your own pace: look at the incredible artistic masterpieces created by great artists such as Tiziano!

You will admire the Golden Staircase and the incredible Last Judgment: the largest painting in the world. Later, you could also cross the Bridge of Sighs from the inside to reach the prisons where criminals were kept, including Casanova! From there, you could have a unique overview of Venice from the top.

You will use the handy guide book, provided in your chosen language, to learn the history of the palace and its masterpieces of art. Keep on discovering Venice in all its beauty!

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Visitors are required to bring and wear masks

Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks

Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors

Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above

What’s included

Skip the line ticket to the Doge's Palace

Skip the line tickets for Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana

Handy Guide Book (one for each couple or one every 2 people in case of family or group) with details of Doge’s Palace, Basilica, Saint Mark’s square

Suggestions for 7 itineraries to visit Venice

A detailed map with public boat transportation information

the ticket is valid 3 months.

What’s not included

Hotel pick-up/drop-off

Location

St. Mark's Square - Calle Larga Ascensione, 1257, 30124

Meeting point:

With Piazza San Marco and the arches of Museo Correr at your back and the Poste Italiane (Post Office) in front of you, look on the left and you will see a big grey newsstand (with many souvenir and newspapers): that one is the Venice Tours Assistance Point. Please, go there and ask for the ticket. The newsstand is between Fendi Boutique and Poste Italiane (Post Office). You'll see a sign "VENICE TOURS - ASSISTANCE POINT".

When

Every day

  • From 9.00 AM to 6.00 PM. The clients must collect the tickets the same day of the visit, from 10.00 am to 3.00 pm.

DOGES PALACE OPENING HOURS:

  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday: From 09.00 AM to 6.00 PM (last admission 5.00 PM)
  • Thursday from 2.00 PM to 6.00 PM

Provider

Venice City Tour

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities.
  • For security reasons sacks, bags or knapsacks are not allowed inside the Doges’ Palace: FREE DEPOSIT INSIDE
  • Comfortable shoes suggested
  • Languages: Handy guide book in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Russian.