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How to take a gondola ride through Venice canals in VeniceHow to drive a motor boat through Venice canals in VeniceHow to take a walk through the Rialto Bridge in VeniceHow to climb the bell tower of the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore in VeniceHow to climb the Campanile of the St. Mark's Basilica in VeniceHow to try gelato in VeniceHow to take a walk through the Doge's Palace in Venice37 things to doin Venice
Church of San Giorgio Maggiore is the central building on a small island on the Venice Lagoon.
Church of San Giorgio Maggiore is located on the San Giorgio Maggiore. Napoleon Bonaparte turned the church in the barracks during his reign. In nowadays you can visit this church, and see the works by Tintoretto, the great Venetian painter.
From the bell tower of the Cathedral you will see a beautiful Venice and the lagoon. A ticket to the bell tower - €8, the entrance to the church is free.
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Church of San Giorgio Maggiore on the mapLocation: San Giorgio Maggiore island
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More places to visit in Venice
The Borges Labyrinth
Borges' Labyrinth was open to mark the 25th anniversary of the death of celebrated Argentinian writer Jorge Luis Borges. It is a huge puzzle not everyone can solve.22
This is a favorite Hemingway and Chaplin's place in Venice, you can buy the famous cocktail here and merge with the locals with the sounds of soothing music.63
St. Mark's Basilica
St. Mark's Basilica is the cathedral church, a striking example of Italo-Byzantine architecture. Located on St. Mark's Square, near the Doge's Palace.27
Doge's Palace is the brightest monument of Italian Gothic architecture, is considered one of the main attractions of the city.32
La Fenice Theatre
La Fenice Opera House opened in Venice in the late 18th century and two famous operas of the world - "Rigoletto" and "La Traviata" were premiered here.29
Riva degli Schiavoni
Riva degli Schiavoni is a cozy and beautiful place, although often filled with tourists. There are wonderful views of the sunset on this embankment.22
Bridge of Sighs
Bridge of Sighs is a bright tourist attraction of Venice, under which all the lovers kissing during a romantic stroll on a gondola.27
Rialto Bridge is the first and most famous bridge in Venice, it emblazoned on every postcard and souvenir magnet around the city.40
Burano island is situated near Torcello at the northern end of the Lagoon and is known for its colorful houses and lace.48
This gelateria has very unusual concept - here you can try to make your own ice cream.2
Libreria Acqua Alta
Acqua Alta bookstore is one of the most unusual places in Venice, where tourists come because of rare books and atmosphere.10