Things to do in Venice

Glide through Venice's magical waterways on gondola rides. Experience the enchanting beauty of St. Mark's Basilica while unlocking secrets with Venice City Cards.

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Doge's Palace Venice

Explore the heart of Venetian history with a walk through its stunning Gothic palace

4.7 (6,324 reviews)

St. Mark's Basilica

Marvel at golden mosaics and Byzantine art in the iconic symbol of Venetian power

4.6 (2,933 reviews)

Venice Gondola Rides

Drift through the dreamy canals of Venice on a gondola ride

4.3 (1,131 reviews)

Venice Islands Tours

Discover the charm of Venice's islands with scenic tours of enchanting waterways

4.3 (680 reviews)

Venice Public Transport

See more and save more with this convenient public transport ticket in Venice

4.6 (3,198 reviews)

Venice Concerts

Whether it's the opera or an orchestra, experience a musical night in Venice

4.8 (744 reviews)

Marco Polo Airport Transfers Venice

Get to and from Venice with a hassle-free airport transfer service

4.5 (1,181 reviews)

St Mark's Bell Tower

St. Mark's Bell Tower (Campanile di San Marco) is attached to St. Mark's Basilica in Venice, Italy. At 98.6 m tall, St. Mark's Bell Tower is the tallest structure in Venice, and was rebuilt in 1912 after its collapse in 1902.

4.7 (1,788 reviews)

Venice City Tours

Experience the magic of Venice: explore the city of canals!

4.3 (738 reviews)

Venice City Cards

Cover all your Venice essentials with multiple city card options. Get onto the water with a classic gondola ride in the Venetian canals, or enjoy public transport around the city for the duration of your pass. Combine admission tickets to enter the world-famous St. Mark’s Basilica, the majestic Doge's Palace, in addition to a number of Venetian hotspots.

4.5 (2,904 reviews)

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The Venice Pass

  1. St.Mark’s Basilica Premium Ticket
  2. Doge's Palace
  3. Venice: Murano and Burano Boat Tour

+ 1 other top thing to do

4.4 (519)
From $96.85 $89.81

Venice Discovery Pass

  1. Doge's Palace
  2. Venice Public Transport Ticket
  3. Chorus Churches Circuit

+ 2 other top things to do

3.5 (116)
From $101.71

Points of interest in Venice

Venice guides and itineraries

The Perfect Venice 2-Day Itinerary

Italy’s floating city will capture your heart and melt it like a bucket of gelato. Venice’s blue-hued canals, graceful gondolas and romantic architecture were all designed to wow, and with this 2-day itinerary you’ll never run out things to do in Venice. From losing your friends in the narrow alleyways, to posing on picturesque bridges, to eating your bodyweight in pizza, Venice has it all.

Your Guide to Venetian Craftsmanship

Venice is a city known for its exquisite craftsmanship. Keep reading for what to do in Venice to get a feel for the art, craftsmanship, and food that makes this city so special.

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