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Day Tour

Essential Venice With Murano Via Private Launch (6 Hours)

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Venice, Italy

Valid for Travel Now Through: 08 Dec 2018

Essential Venice With Murano Via Private Launch (6 Hours )

Venice, Italy

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Description

Your tour begins at the most important museum in the city of Venice: the Doge's Palace, the former house of the Government of the ancient Venetian Republic. While here, you'll learn about the origins of Venice, the main events which characterized the 1,000 years of her independence, the peculiar political system that the city created, and the main artists of the Venetian School of Painting. You'll also see the Bridge of Sighs and the ancient Prison of Venice. After the palace, you'll head to St. Mark's Basilica to admire the 9,000 square feet of golden mosaics, before a stop for lunch (additional cost).

After lunch, your tour continues on a luxury boat ride through the Grand Canal and the Cannaregio Canal on your way to the Island of Murano to see how the world-famous glass is produced. You'll witness the celebrated glass masters shaping authentic works of art with incredible ability.

You'll have some time for shopping before your ride back to Venice, passing by the old and glorious Shipyard and the island of Lido.

At the conclusion of this incredible day of touring, you'll be returned to your hotel.

Departures:
09:00 AM, 10:00 AM,



Meeting instructions:
Specific pick up or taxi instructions will appear on your voucher after you purchase your trip.



Special instructions:
- This is a private tour.
- Hotel Guests are met at their hotel. Cruise Ship passengers will check in for the tour in San Marco Sqaure. Allow at least 50 minutes to get to San Marco Square from your ship. You can either take a water taxi or your ship's water shuttle.
- Please note that if you are staying in a hotel, there will be an extra surcharge of 16€ for hotels located in the most inner canals of the city and all hotels on the Lido Island. You will pay this surcharge directly to the operator at the time of the transfer.
- Please note that some hotels in Venice do not have a canal where a taxi can get to directly. If this is the case with your hotel, your water taxi will pick you up at the closest possible landing stage.

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