Prices and Conditions 2018

Private Tours

Our private tours are only for you and your family or friends and run all the year long. They can only be booked using the forms in the our Private Tours page or by email at

You can pay in cash on the day of the tour or pre-pay with PayPal (+PayPal commission). We are sorry, we do not accept Credit or Debit cards for our Private Tours


  • Walking tours:
    • up to 3 people or family groups: €75 per hour (minimum 2 hours)
    • from 4 to 8 people: €80 per hour (minimum 2 hours)
    • for more than 8 people contact us for quotations
  • Private boat tour (1 hour):
    • up to 6 people: €205
    • from 7 to 10 people: contact us for quotations
  • Island of the lagoon tour:
    • up to 6 people 3-hour tour, 2 islands €540, boat included
    • up to 6 people 4-hour tour, 3 islands €720, boat included
  • Art & Craft lovers:
    • Please contact us for quotations
  • Contemporary Art tour
    • €160 for two hours

Prices shown do not include entrance tickets to museums and churches.

If your group is larger please contact us for quotations, special offers available!

Meeting point

  • Your meeting point will be agreed with your guide.

If you have any further question please contact us at

Small Group Tours

Our Small Group Tours allow you to join a small group of max 6 to 8 people. They can only be booked online using the online Booking form. Payments must be completed at the time of booking via PayPal / Debit or Credit card.

  • Our Small Group Tours run from 1st May to 31st October, every Monday from 11:15am to 1:15pm, and every Wednesday and Friday from 2 to 4pm, according to availability
  • Meeting Point: We will meet you in Saint Mark’s square, between the two big columns in marble on the waterfront (one column has a winged lion on top, the other has a statue representing St Theodore on a dragoon). Please get to the meeting point 5 minutes prior the departure of the tour.
  • The tours are formed by max 6 to 8 people (kids under 6 not included)
  • Prices:
    • Adult price: €49 per person
    • Students up to 24: €30 per person
    • Kids from 6 to 12: €15 per person
    • Free for kids under 6!

    The price includes the booking fee, the skip-the-line ticket to the Basilica and the entrance to the Pala d'Oro

  • In case of high tide ("high water") the skip the line ticket will not be accepted
  • The Basilica could be exceptionally and unexpectedly closed due to religious services
  • Shoulders and knees must be covered to enter the Basilica
  • Backpacks are not allowed inside the Basilica
  • The tours will run rain or shine

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation up to 7 days prior to the tour departure: No charge
  • Up to 6 to 3 days: 50%
  • Less than 3 days and no show: 100%

If you have any further question please contact us at