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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
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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.
St. Mark's Basilica is the most famous building in Venice, the tour guides often starts their excursions from this place. The cathedral is decorated with numerous mosaics made in Byzantine style. There are the relics of Mark the Evangelist and variety of art objects taken from Constantinople during the Crusades in basilica.
Entrance to the cathedral is free for everyone.
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St. Mark's Basilica on the mapLocation: St. Mark's Square
from 9:45 am to 5:00 pm
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Burano island is situated near Torcello at the northern end of the Lagoon and is known for its colorful houses and lace.48
Piazza San Marco
St. Mark's Square it the main square in Venice. It is one of the most beautiful square in the world.51
Rialto Bridge is the first and most famous bridge in Venice, it emblazoned on every postcard and souvenir magnet around the city.41
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
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
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 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
This gelateria has very unusual concept - here you can try to make your own ice cream.2
Murano glass is appreciated all over the world, and it is produced in only one place - on the Murano island, where you can still find small shops, concealing the spirit of old times.25
Doge's Palace is the brightest monument of Italian Gothic architecture, is considered one of the main attractions of the city.33