Climb the bell tower of the St. Mark's Basilica, and see the best bird's eye view of Venice!
Bell Tower situated opposite the Cathedral of San Marco and the Doge's Palace. Its height is about one hundred meters, and you must take a lift for €8. Tickets are on sale in the building.
At the top of the Campanile is an observation deck and you will see all Venice — and narrow streets, and magnificent buildings, towers and peaks.
Where to do?
St. Mark's Campanile
St Mark's Campanile is the bell tower of St Mark's Basilica. The tower is about 100 metres tall and stands alone in a corner of St Mark's Square.36
Location: St. Mark's Square
Open hours: from 9:45 am to 7:00 pm
entrance fee €8 plus €5 for the audio guide.
Tips and hints
download an audio guide in advance — so you can learn a lot of interesting details about the history of the Campanile for free.
More things to do in Venice
Buy a Venetian mask
Venetian mask is one of the most brilliant souvenir that you can find in Venice.17
Only in Venice you can try the real bigoli as it is prepared on its homeland. 1012
Do not forget to look in one of the quiet cafes, take an unusual type of ice cream, which is not available for sale in other cities around the world. 330
Take a glass of wine and try a traditional Venetian snack - cicchetti. 312
Enjoy the taste of a cocktail-aperitif Spritz, that was the most favourite Ernest Hemingway and Francis Fitzgerald's beverage. 321
Order the favorite Venetian side dish - polenta, prepared according to old recipe.19
Buranelli are local Burano cookies, are prepared only on Burano island and you should definitely enjoy it with a cup of coffee.19Burano island
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