The Golden Basilica


A guided tour in one of the most majestic cathedrals of the world! On this tour, escorted by a tour guide prepared in accordance with the Curia of Venice, enjoy a full visit of this masterpiece of byzantine art, unique of its kind in Italy. You’ll have the pleasure to savor beautiful gold mosaics and marble inlays of the floors while our guide will show you the represented biblical scenes, the history and the particularities of this ancient basilica. Admire The Pala d’Oro, exquisite example of byzantine art with its thousands of gems and precious stones. Enjoy the view of the Treasury, a splendor of religious art collected along the centuries. The privileged entry and the special collaboration with the Curia of Venice allows us to avoid the lines.

In this case the tour will be held the next day. Proper clothing (no shorts or tank tops) in required. For security reasons backpacks are not allowed. This tour may be bilingual

  • Meeting Point: Under the Clock Towerof St. Mark’s Square (by YEX Exchange Office) at 11:45am
  • Duration: 1 hr
  • Included: tour guide and audio-receiver device


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