Saint Mark's Basilica In-App Audio Tour Without a Ticket: Venetian Pearl

About this activity

Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 2 km
Instant confirmation
Duration 1h
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
All audio tours and tickets can be downloaded to your device anytime

Tour preview

Hosted by St Mark's Basilica
  • Explore the tallest tower in Venice with your own in-app audio tour
  • Listen to the incredible story of the Basilica's creation
  • Learn the stories behind Basilica's incredible golden mosaics
  • Feel the power of one of the greatest religious centers in Italy
  • Admire the grandeur of Byzantine artistic heritage
Discover the Treasure of Venice with this official self-guided audio tour of the Saint Mark's Basilica! Note! This tour DOES NOT include a ticket! Buy it at Located in St. Mark Square, right next to the Doge's Palace, the Saint Mark's Basilica has always been the center of Venice's public and religious life. Today it is open both for prayer and for the opportunity to admire its extraordinary artistic heritage. Starting with an incredible journey, the Basilica's story is a tale like no other. Venice brought Byzantium's spiritual and material heritage to the West and preserved it till now so travelers from all over the world could experience its grandeur. Be lucky to see 8000 square metres of mosaics covering the Basilica walls, vaults, and cupolas. Marvel at a unique architectural collection consisting of masterpieces of different types, epochs, and origins. Visit the Saint Mark's Museum, which houses precious exhibits such as Persian carpets, liturgical vestments, and illuminated manuscripts. There are only a few places in the world so rich in their history and heritage. Be sure not to miss it!

What's included

  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Step-by-step navigation through the Basilica
  • Offline functionality, audio narration, photos, and written text explanations
  • Entrance ticket to St. Mark's Basilica. Buy it at
  • Earphones – please bring your own
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide
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Meet the host, St Mark's Basilica
On WeGoTrip since 2022
The Basilica of Saint Mark welcomes worshippers and visitors. Every day it is open both for prayer and for the opportunity to admire its extraordinary artistic heritage.

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