- The Tour
The most complete tour of the Doge’s Palace, we’ll take you to special access areas not usually open to the public – including Casanova’s prison cell!
- The Sights
You’ll see torture chambers, secret offices & secret passages, then visit general access areas of Palazzo Ducale to admire stunning artworks by Veronese & Tintoretto.
- The Experience
Traveling in small groups of max 12 people throughout, your journey through the secret underbelly of the palace will be intimate, while privileged access means you won’t queue at all.
- City: Venice
- Start Time: 12.45PM
Discover the Doge’s Palace in the most complete and rewarding way possible. With an expert local guide you’ll embark on an in-depth exploration of what few visitors never get to see. We’re talking, of course, about the Doge’s Palace secret passages, the palace’s hidden labyrinth of secret meeting halls, offices, torture chambers and top-security prison cells!
Before you travel, please read our important notes about possible disruptions & site entrance requirements
Please note that the Doge's Apartments are currently closed for an exhibition and are not expected to re-open until late July (date not yet confirmed).
Due to Doge's Palace regulations, children under the age of 6 are not permitted inside the secret passages and therefore cannot take this tour.
The prisons and secret passages are not wheelchair-accessible, nor is the route suitable for those with walking disabilities or for pregnant women. Please contact us at [email protected] if you have walking disabilities or if you are in a wheelchair to discuss alternative tours.