Visit to San Giorgio

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LUNCH

[available all day except Wedsneday]
  • SUN (MORNING)

  • 50/per person
    • h. 11am audio tour of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini
    • h. 12am audio tour in the “wood” of the island, with the Vatican Chapels
    • h.1pm lunch at the San Giorgio Café

  • SUN (AFTERNOON)

  • 50/per person
    • h.12.30am lunch at the San Giorgio Café
    • h. 2am audio tour of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini
    • h. 3am audio tour in the “wood” of the island, with the Vatican Chapels

FAMILY & HAPPY HOUR

[available all day except Wedsneday]
  • FAMILY

  • 100/per 3 persons
  • (valid for 3 people with at least one person under 18 years of age; for each additional person there is an extra cost of €25)

    • h.11am tour in the “wood” of the island, with the Vatican Chapels
    • h.12.30 lunch at the San Giorgio Café

  • HAPPY HOUR

  • 35/per person
    • h. 2am audio tour of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini
    • h. 3am audio tour in the “wood” of the island, with the Vatican Chapels
    • Venetian Aperitif with table service (available from 4.00pm until 7 pm)

DESCRIPTION EXPERIENCE

SUN (MORNING)

Sun (MORNING)

The experience begins with the tour of the Vatican chapels and the Giorgio Cini foundation and continues with a lunch either in the charming outdoor area of the San Giorgio Café facing onto the quay, or in the inside dining-room.

  • h.11am departure of audio-guided tour of the monumental complex of the Giorgio Cini Foundation, including the two cloisters, the Palladian refectory with the Wedding in Cana, the hotograph room, the Main Staircase and the Longhena Library, the Nuova Manica Lunga and the Borges Labyrinth.
  • h 12am departure of audio-guided tour in the “wood” of the island, with the Vatican Chapels, the ten chapels designed by architects from Italy, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, USA, Australia, Brazil, Japan, Chile/Serbia and Paraguay. The tour includes the introduction by H.Em. Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, the presentation of the drawings and model of the “chapel in the wood” by Asplund in the pavilion at the beginning of the itinerary, and the commentary on the ten chapels by the architects who designed them
  • h1pm lunch at the San Giorgio Café, which includes: 1 “Chef’s pasta dish” or a salad of your choice + a bowl of ice-cream + a glass of wine (or Spritz or fruit juice) + water + coffee.

N.B. Your times can be modified on request by telephoning +39 041 2710237 (Giorgio Cini Foundation Ticket Office) or using the form below, specifying the request in the “Message” box.

The tour can be done every day of the week at fixed times. Choose the time which interests you, and you will receive a video guide included in the cost of the tour. The video guide is available in Italian, English, Spanish, French, German and Russian.

For security reasons, the Foundation and the Vatican Chapels can be visited in groups of 25 people maximum, accompanied by an authorised operator.

The visit to the Vatican chapels and the Giorgio Cini Foundation is available hourly on the hour. The tour lasts about 2 hours.

The times for the visit are:

  • From 6 November to to 20 December 2020: every day except Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the hour (last departure 3 p.m.)
  • from 21 March to 5 November 2020: every day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the hour (last departure 6 p.m.)

More info: www.cini

Sun (AFTERNOON)

Sun (AFTERNOON)

The experience begins with lunch in the atmospheric outdoor eating area of the San Giorgio Café which faces onto the quay, or in the inner dining room. It continues with the tour in the “wood” of the island, with the Vatican Chapels, and the Giorgio Cini foundation.

  • 12.30 a.m. lunch at the San Giorgio Café, which includes: 1 “Chef’s pasta dish” or a salad of your choice + a bowl of ice-cream + a glass of wine (or Spritz or fruit juice) + water + coffee.
  • h2pm departure of audio-guided tour in the monumental complex of the Giorgio Cini Foundation, including the two cloisters, the Palladian refectory with the Wedding in Cana, the hotograph room, the Main Staircase and the Longhena Library, the Nuova Manica Lunga and the Borges Labyrinth.
  • h3pm departure of audio-guided tour in the “wood” of the island, with the Vatican Chapels, the ten chapels designed by architects from Italy, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, USA, Australia, Brazil, Japan, Chile/Serbia and Paraguay. The tour includes the introduction by H.Em. Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, the presentation of the drawings and model of the “chapel in the wood” by Asplund in the pavilion at the beginning of the itinerary, and the commentary on the ten chapels by the architects who designed them

N.B. Your times can be modified on request by telephoning +39 041 2710237 (Giorgio Cini Foundation Ticket Office) or using the form below, specifying the request in the “Message” box.

The tour can be done every day of the week at fixed times. Choose the time which interests you, and you will receive a video guide included in the cost of the tour. The video guide is available in Italian, English, Spanish, French, German and Russian.

For security reasons, the Foundation and the Vatican Chapels can be visited in groups of 25 people maximum, accompanied by an authorised operator.

The visit to the Vatican chapels and the Giorgio Cini Foundation is available hourly on the hour. The tour lasts about 2 hours.

The times for the visit are:

  • From 6 November to to 20 December 2020: every day except Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the hour (last departure 3 p.m.)
  • from 21 March to 5 November 2020: every day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the hour (last departure 6 p.m.)

More info: www.cini

FAMILY

FAMILY

An experience tailored to the family on the island of San Giorgio, for a special day of art and relaxation. The proposal, suitable for families with children over 6 years of age, begins with the tour of the “wood” of the Island of San Giorgio in Venice and the audio-guided tour of the Vatican Chapels. It continues with lunch in the atmospheric outdoor eating area of the San Giorgio Café which faces onto the quay, or in the inner dining room. It ends with the ascent of the San Giorgio Bell Tower, from which you can enjoy the splendid high-up view over Venice and take awesome souvenir photos!

  • h 11am departure of audio-guided tour in the “wood” of the island, with the Vatican Chapels, the ten chapels designed by architects from Italy, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, USA, Australia, Brazil, Japan, Chile/Serbia and Paraguay. The tour includes the introduction by H.Em. Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, the presentation of the drawings and model of the “chapel in the wood” by Asplund in the pavilion at the beginning of the itinerary, and the commentary on the ten chapels by the architects who designed them
  • h12.30am lunch at the San Giorgio Café, which includes: 1 “Chef’s pasta dish” or a salad of your choice + a bowl of ice-cream + a glass of wine (or Spritz or fruit juice) + water + coffee. For children from 6 to 18 years of age: pasta with tomato (or with butter and parmesan), bowl of ice-cream and water or soft drink.
  • Access to the bell tower of San Giorgio, one of the tallest in the town (75 metres) and easily visitable thanks to a lift which takes you up to the bell chamber. From here you enjoy a unique view over the town, St. Mark’s basin and the surrounding lagoon. (no fixed timetable but in compliance with Bell Tower opening hours)

N.B. Your times can be modified on request by telephoning +39 041 2710237 (Giorgio Cini Foundation Ticket Office) or using the form below, specifying the request in the “Message” box.

The tour can be done every day of the week at fixed times. Choose the time which interests you, and you will receive a video guide included in the cost of the tour. The video guide is available in Italian, English, Spanish, French, German and Russian.

For security reasons, the Foundation and the Vatican Chapels can be visited in groups of 25 people maximum, accompanied by an authorised operator.

NOTES: Some areas of the complex may be closed during activities, concerts or other events

The visit to the Vatican chapels and the Giorgio Cini Foundation is available hourly on the hour. The tour lasts about 2 hours.

The times for the visit are:

  • From 6 November to to 20 December 2020: every day except Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the hour (last departure 3 p.m.)
  • from 21 March to 5 November 2020: every day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the hour (last departure 6 p.m.)

More info: www.cini

HAPPY HOUR

HAPPY HOUR

The experience ends with cocktails and “cicchetti” (Venetian starters/appetizers) in the atmospheric outside eating area of the San Giorgio Café which overlooks the quay, or in the inner dining room.

  • h2pm audio tour of the monumental complex of the Giorgio Cini Foundation, including the two cloisters, the Palladian refectory with the Wedding in Cana, the hotograph room, the Main Staircase and the Longhena Library, the Nuova Manica Lunga and the Borges Labyrinth.
  • h3pm audio tour of the Vatican Chapels, the ten chapels designed by architects from Italy, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, USA, Australia, Brazil, Japan, Chile/Serbia and Paraguay. The tour includes the introduction by H.Em. Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, the presentation of the drawings and model of the “chapel in the wood” by Asplund in the pavilion at the beginning of the itinerary, and the commentary on the ten chapels by the architects who designed them
  •  Cocktails at the San Giorgio Café (1 glass of wine or 1 beer or 1 spritz, with a rich selection of typical seasonal “cicchetti” (Venetian starters/appetizers) – available until 7pm)

The tour can be done every day of the week at fixed times. Choose the time which interests you, and you will receive a video guide included in the cost of the tour. The video guide is available in Italian, English, Spanish, French, German and Russian.

For security reasons, the Foundation and the Vatican Chapels can be visited in groups of 25 people maximum, accompanied by an authorised operator.

NOTES: Some areas of the complex may be closed during activities, concerts or other events

The visit to the Vatican chapels and the Giorgio Cini Foundation is available hourly on the hour. The tour lasts about 2 hours.

The times for the visit are:

  • From 6 November to to 20 December 2020: every day except Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the hour (last departure 3 p.m.)
  • from 21 March to 5 November 2020: every day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the hour (last departure 6 p.m.)

More info: www.cini

Info & booking


INFO & BOOKING :

Please complete this form , specifing in the message date and tour you are interested, or contact us:

Tel: +39 041 2710237(Ticket Office Fondazione Giorgio Cini)