Questions? (888) 651-9785(888) 651-9785

Top Venice Architecture Tours

Category
Select Dates
Filter




Clear Filters
Clear Filters

31 Tours and Activities

Sort by:Featured

Free Cancellation:Get a full refund up to 24 hours in advance on most experiences.See Details

Doge’s Palace with Hidden Secret Itineraries & Prison Skip the Line Tour

Discover the mysteries of the Doge’s Palace in Venice with this secret itineraries tour. Skip the long line and head straight inside to explore the palace’s opulent public chambers adorned with masterpieces of Renaissance art. Learn how the powerful doges ruled the Venetian Republic with an iron fist, and gain rare entry into shadowy quarters of the Piombi attic prison, where Casanova was once locked up. Walk across the famous Bridge of Sighs and wander the dark dungeons of the New Prison network.
  • Duration: 1 hour 25 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 25 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$55.91
From  
$55.91
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Skip the Line St Mark's Basilica & Terraces Guided Tour

Explore Venice’s main attraction in just 1 hr on this express, special access tour. You’ll start by bypassing the long general entry line with the help of your expert guide. Inside, you’ll explore gilded mosaics, byzantine architecture, and gain rare access to the 1st floor terraces, with views overlooking the Venetian lagoon.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$33.09
From  
$33.09
See Details

St. Mark Basilica Exclusive Evening Access with Restricted Access

See Venice at its most atmospheric as you explore St. Mark’s Basilica on an exclusive after-hours tour. Catch glimpses of the Doge's Palace as you meet your guide at Ponte della Paglia, learn about St. Mark the Evangelist as you discover beautifully illuminated mosaics on frescoes, and enjoy access to artifacts and areas off-limits to most visitors. This 1.5-hour tour offers the chance to explore St Mark's Basilica with fewer crowds accompanied by a local guide.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$86.72
From  
$86.72
See Details

Inside Venice: Skip the line Doge's Palace & St Mark's Basilica Tour

The Doge’s Palace and Saint Mark’s Basilica are two of Venice’s most beloved destinations, but the two landmarks can have ticket lines to match. See both landmarks with a private guide on a 2-hour tour that includes skip the line access, so you can make the most of your time in Venice. 
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$74.17
From  
$74.17
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

VIP Venetian Island Tour by Luxury Water Taxi: Murano, Burano & Torcello

Explore a side of Venice that few people get to see as you board a private, luxury boat and travel to three of the lagoon’s most famous islands: Murano, Burano and Torcello. With small groups of 15 or less and complimentary prosecco for your journey, you’ll feel like a VIP as you island hop to discover world-famous glass masterpieces, lush gardens, and artisan lacemakers.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$55.91
From  
$55.91
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Murano glass and art private tour by boat and on foot

This is the perfect tour if you desire to spend half day in the quite island of Murano and admire the most beautiful artistic glass that made famous Murano during the centuries. After a short trip by private boat you will arrive to Murano island to discover the art of glass making together with a local Venetian high qualified guide. You will learn about the history of glass and Murano and have the opportunity to admire a real glass master working in the factory. You will see the differente Technic that made Murano so famous all over the world. You will explore the small island and visit the church of San Pietro martire with paintings of Venetian master like Veronese and Tintoretto.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$295.54
From  
$295.54
See Details

Private Guided Tour: Venice Gondola Ride Including the Grand Canal

Enjoy a private ride through Venice’s iconic canals aboard a traditional gondola! On this classic Venetian experience, soak up famous sights like the Rialto Bridge and the ornate Ca’ d’Oro palace while your expert gondolier navigates the beautiful handmade boat through the Grand Canal and other watery ways. A friendly local guide will accompany you on the 1-hour ride to share interesting facts about Venetian history and architecture along the way.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$398.24
From  
$398.24
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Venice Combo: Doge's Palace & St. Marks Basilica Tour

The Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Basilica are two of Venice’s top attractions, and the admission queues can be long. With this combo tour, enjoy skip-the-line entry to both sites and save valuable sightseeing time. With a radio system to hear your guide clearly, explore the Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Basilica, and discover secrets of the historic treasures that independent visitors miss.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$82.16
From  
$82.16
See Details

Expert Led Private Tour of the Doge's Palace in Venice

A private walking tour of the Doge's Palace with a scholar
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$109.00
From  
$109.00
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Skip the Line Doge's Palace & After Hours Access to St Mark's Basilica Tour

Spend a few hours at two of Venice’s top landmarks after hours on this guided excursion. Enjoy skip the line access to Doge’s Palace and marvel at its collections of paintings and mosaics with an informative guide. Then head to St. Mark’s Basilica and marvel at its exquisite interior. Enjoy an experience exclusive to the after-hours crowd and descend into the crypt where the bones of St. Mark were brought.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$128.37
From  
$128.37
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Hidden Venice Tour

We are licensed Italian freelance tour guides with a background of art history and tourism studies. We are originally from here, but we have decided to settle in here.We have different interests but all our greatest passion of all is.Living room, living room, living room, living room, living room, living room. , but we like to tell you something more about the local culture. Real estate, making it a real Venetian, making you life easier even if you are staying here.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$74.17
From  
$74.17
See Details

Private Tour: Venice Art and Architecture Walking Tour

Explore Venice’s lesser-known artistic and architectural treasures on this 2-hour private walking tour. Your local guide will lead you through a labyrinth of narrow backstreets to discover fascinating churches, squares and other landmarks that lie off the beaten path. Learn the history of these sites and admire their stunning artistic elements while you enjoy the personalized experience of a private tour.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$262.45
From  
$262.45
See Details

Private Tour: San Polo Walking Tour - Merchants, Courtesans and Painters

Discover the fascinating history of Venice’s San Polo neighborhood on this private walking tour. Led by a local guide, explore the narrow streets and historic squares that once formed the heart of Venetian commerce. Learn about the daily lives of merchants back when Venice was a medieval maritime superpower, and hear the scintillating stories of the famed courtesans that use to inhabit San Polo. You’ll also visit the extraordinary Frari church to admire paintings by Renaissance masters Titian and Bellini.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$239.63
From  
$239.63
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Hidden Venice private tour, art and craft

The huge crowds in Venice can make sightseeing an overwhelming experience—especially in large groups. Opt for the stress-free alternative of exploring a less crowded part of Venice, on a private tour with just your party and a guide. Benefit from a guide’s navigation skills when exploring a labyrinth of narrow streets in the Castello area. It’s a great way to see local craftsmanship—watch a glass-making demonstration, and visit a mask maker too.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
From  
$306.95
From  
$306.95
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Up and down the bridges, Venice as an insider

This tour offers the possibility to see Venice outside the most common tourist routes, but without forgetting the most important monuments. Crossing the "sconte" (secondary alleys where tourists usually get lost) we reach places otherwise difficult to find. This is authentic Venice, where citizens live, work and bring their children to school.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$159.75
From  
$159.75
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Tur ghidat Bazilica San Marco in Venetia cu Cristina Caragia in Roman limba

Eu am terminat 2 facultati de arhitectura, a Bucuresti one in Italy.Profesorii mei restaureaza Bazilica San Marco, unde va invit sa facem a tur guidat. O sa va lamuresc 8000 meters of mosaics in Byzantine style.O sa vedem unde se pastreaza moastele Sf. Marc.Daca doriti putem sa vizitam Treasure, yes Muzeul Bisericii cu trofeele de la Constantinopol dupa IV crusade.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$22.82
From  
$22.82
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Day Photo Tour

I am a landscape, urban and portrait photographer with a degree in art history.I thought to create this route because of the different ways in which I could find my way to learn about street photography. Venice walking tour.A cultural Venice tour through photography, opening up lesser known areas through glimpses of Venice: the real one. How to learn the basics of street photography, off the beaten track, taking in distinct areas full of local character and tranquility.An ideal service for families and groups that love photography, who wish to spend a day discovering the hidden beauties of this city with the opportunity of immortalizing these memories. Technical assistance and advice provided by a local photographer.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$114.11
From  
$114.11
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Biennale Arte Venice 2019 private guided tour

The tour will guide you to discover the central Pavilion curated by Ralph Rugoff and some important national Pavilons. It's possible to choose the visit to the Arsenale venue when you book. Two hours Guided tour, either to the exposition of Giardini or Arsenale or a selection of the two venues of Biennale Arte 2019.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
From  
$251.04
From  
$251.04
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Palladian villas, Foscari La Malcontenta, Emo, Barbaro, UNESCO World Heritage

This day excursion is to visit 3 masterpieces of the most important Venetian architect of the Renaissance: Andrea Palladio. The tour is focused on 3 villas that are included in the UNESCO World Heritage list and they can be visited today.
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
From  
$150.62
From  
$150.62
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Padua, Venetian villas along Brenta riviera private full day tour with driver

Private tour to visit the town of Padua and one of the Venetian villas located along the Brenta riviera between Padua and Venice with a professional English speaking driver and a licensed tour guide. Cultural tour to retrace the mainland of Venice.
  • Duration: 7 to 8 hours
  • Duration: 7 to 8 hours
From  
$220.23
From  
$220.23
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

The best of Venice in a day

This is the perfect Venice tour for you. This walking tour in Venice will save your day, starting with the train station we will give you the chance to enjoy everything you need.We have put together a private walking tour. You will be able to enjoy a complete Venice tour, but also to take advantage of the secret areas.Feel like a local for one day, the true soul of Venice, and head off the beaten tracks through unique neighborhoods. Walk the atmospheric streets of the hidden Venice, admire its main highlights and treasures, and taste local, traditional food and drink with a professional tour guide. The perfect way to get a taste of what Venice has to offer in a single day.
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$490.67
From  
$490.67
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Tur ghidat Palatul Ducal Venetia in limba romana cu Cristina Caragia

Am terminat universitatea de arhitectura la Bucuresti si pe urma a doua facultate tot in arhitectura a terminat-o la Venezia. Am obtinut licenta de ghid turistic in 2012. O sa va arat cu placere acest minunat palat, o sa vedem cel mai mare tablou din lume, de 25X7 m, al pictorului Tintoretto.De asemenea o sa vizitam Sala cu Arme, Inchisorile, o sa povestim despre istoria Republicii Veneziane La Serenissima si legende curioase despre Casanova.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$22.82
From  
$22.82
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Venice Combo: St.Mark Basilica & Gondola Ride Tour

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS• Walk in the footsteps of Marco Polo and discover where the great explorer lived and worked• Discover the city and its picturesque as you glide down small canals and into the larger Grand Canal• Embark on a 2.5-hour tour with a professional experienced guide -When you’re visiting Venice don’t miss the opportunity to take an enchanting gondola ride along the city’s Grand Canal and its inner canals. On this special tour, you’ll also visit the interior of St. Mark’s Basilica to admire its priceless treasures.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$70.75
From  
$70.75
See Details

NEW TO VIATOR

Venice in one day

Visit all the major attractions of the city, on a great panoramic tour that ends with a wonderful cruise on the Grand Canal. Your Venetian tour guide will meet you at the train station and take you to the heart of the city through the most authentic and intact areas of Venetian culture.The tour ends with a fabulous cruise on the Grand Canal to choose between a vaporetto or water taxi, which will take travelers back to the starting point, in front of the railway station.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
$433.62
From  
$433.62
See Details


Book online or call
(888) 651-9785
(888) 651-9785