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Climb the bell tower of the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice

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Climb the bell tower of the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore

Place: Church of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice, Italy

From the bell tower of the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore opens the most beautiful view of Venice and the lagoon. Here are a few tourists, and you can even be alone on the top of the tower (especially at 6 pm).

From the top of the bell tower you will see not only the splendor of the city, but also to make out the winding paths of the Borges Labyrinth.

Tips and hints: remember that the bell rings every hour and a half, on top of it will be particularly audible.

Prices: entrance to the cathedral is free, climb the tower - €8.

Location: San Giorgio Maggiore island

Open hours: 9:30 am till 6:30 pm

Church of San Giorgio Maggiore on the map

Church of San Giorgio Maggiore
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Church of San Giorgio Maggiore is the central building on a small island on the Venice Lagoon.

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