San Marco

San Marco is one of the six sestieri of , lying in the heart of the city as the main place of Venice. San Marco also includes the island of San Giorgio Maggiore.

Landmarks in the Area

The Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo is a small palazzo in , , best known for its external…

Teatro La Fenice is an opera house in , Italy.

The Rialto Bridge is the oldest of the four bridges spanning the Grand Canal in , .

The Patriarchal Cathedral Basilica of Saint Mark, commonly known as St Mark's Basilica, is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Venice, northern .

Ca' Farsetti is a palace in , . It is located in the sestiere of San Marco, and faces the Grand Canal, not far from the Ponte di Rialto.

Localities in the Area

San Polo is the smallest and most central of the six sestieri of , northern Italy, covering 86 acres along the Grand Canal.

Dorsoduro is one of the six sestieri of , in northern Italy.

Santa Croce is one of the six sestieri of , northern Italy.

Cannaregio is the northernmost of the six historic of .

Castello is the largest of the six sestieri of , Italy.

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