Venice Historical Centre and Accademia Gallery Private Tour
- Tour main features:
Through the explanations of an expert guide you will admire Piazza San Marco - acknowledged as "the finest drawing room of Europe", a landmark of the Venetian state; the Basilica of San Marco, the city’s main church, home of the Patriarch and ancient residence of the city Doge and judiciary. This Gothic masterpiece is the principal attraction of the city of Venice.
While walking, you will listen to the legendary stories surrounding the Ponte dei Sospiri (Bridge of Sighs) and the Venetian Prisons.
The tour ends with a visit to the Academy Gallery (Galleria dell’Accademia).
The museum houses the richest collection of Venetian and local artists paintings, from Byzantine fourteenth century to the Gothic and Renaissance masters such as Bellini, Carpaccio, Giorgione, Veronese, Tintoretto and Tiziano up to Giambattista Tiepolo and the eighteenth-century landscape painters such as Canaletto, Guardi, Bellotto, Longhi. An unmissable opportunity to appreciate the famous Venetian painting history.
Venice Historical Centre + Accademia Gallery Walking Tour
Duration: about 3 hours
Availability: from Tuesday to Monday morning
Language: Any language of your choice
Starting time: from 8.30 am to 04.00 pm
The order of the stops on the tour could change based on the Museum's availability.
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