Venice islands boat tour: Murano, Burano and Torcello

4 hr, 10 min

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Amazing Venice islands boat tour to Murano, Burano and Torcello.
Join to a guided excursion to discover the three gems of Venice lagoon with its history and natural beauties.

The first stop is Murano, worldwide celebrated for the glass-making art.
You’ll enter in authentic glass furnace to enjoy a demonstration by a local glass artisan that creates a glass artwork in front of your eyes!

Then, you will see Burano island with multicolored houses and...
Amazing Venice islands boat tour to Murano, Burano and Torcello.
Join to a guided excursion to discover the three gems of Venice lagoon with its history and natural beauties.

The first stop is Murano, worldwide celebrated for the glass-making art.
You’ll enter in authentic glass furnace to enjoy a demonstration by a local glass artisan that creates a glass artwork in front of your eyes!

Then, you will see Burano island with multicolored houses and the delicious local cakes “bussolai”. Enjoy 1 hour free to visit the picturesque island and have lunch.

The last stop is Torcello: the first center of civilization in the estuary. On this green and quite islands you can learn about birth of Venice and visiting by yourself the most ancient Venetian churches, the Cathedrals of Santa Maria Assunta and Santa Fosca.

At the end you’ll come back to Piazza San Marco crossing the most charming part of the Northern lagoon.
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Pass By: Laguna di Venezia, Venice Italy

A qualified tour guide will reveal some curiosities about the island and explain its interesting history while you enjoy the wonderful landscape sitting on a comfortable Grand Tourism motor-boat.

Murano, Burano and Torcello are the most beautiful islands of the lagoon.

Enjoy the panoramic boat from where you can take marvelous pictures of Venice and its lagoon


Stop At: Isola di Murano, Isola Di Murano Piazzale Roma o Fondamenta Nuove, 30141 Murano Italy

The first destination is Murano, famous worldwide for its glass-blowing art. You will visit a real furnace and see a local artisan create glass artworks using antique techniques. During the visit, you will have the opportunity to buy an authentic Murano glass souvenir.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Burano, Burano, Veneto

Next, this tour will take you to Burano, the island...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Laguna di Venezia, Venice Italy

A qualified tour guide will reveal some curiosities about the island and explain its interesting history while you enjoy the wonderful landscape sitting on a comfortable Grand Tourism motor-boat.

Murano, Burano and Torcello are the most beautiful islands of the lagoon.

Enjoy the panoramic boat from where you can take marvelous pictures of Venice and its lagoon


Stop At: Isola di Murano, Isola Di Murano Piazzale Roma o Fondamenta Nuove, 30141 Murano Italy

The first destination is Murano, famous worldwide for its glass-blowing art. You will visit a real furnace and see a local artisan create glass artworks using antique techniques. During the visit, you will have the opportunity to buy an authentic Murano glass souvenir.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Burano, Burano, Veneto

Next, this tour will take you to Burano, the island celebrated for its lace-making tradition and for the multi-colored houses. Get off the boat and, after a few meters, you will be in the magnificent main Square of the island.

On the right side of the Square, you will see San Martino’s Church which houses the “Crucifixion” painting by Tiepolo, and the famous leaning tower. Walk along the narrow streets and picturesque canals of the island, buy lace products to keep as special mementoes of this experience or go into a pastry store and try local sweets– the “Bussolà” and the “Esse” biscuits.


Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Torcello Island, Venice Italy

The last stop is Torcello: the first center of civilization in the estuary. On this quiet and sparsely populated island, you can see the most ancient churches of the lagoon: The Cathedral of “Santa Maria Assunta” with its magnificent mosaics and the church of “Santa Fosca” a testimony of the island’s former glory.

At end you will come back on the Grand Tourism boat and return to St. Mark’s Square.


Duration: 30 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Guided tour on board with a qualified and experienced tour guide
  • Glass demonstration and a Murano Furnace
  • Transportation by panoramic boat with toilet.
  • Entry/Admission - Isola di Murano
Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel Pick-Up
  • Entrance fees to churches in Torcello
Departure Point
Shore Excursion tour desk, Riva degli Schiavoni, 30122 Venezia VE, Italy
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • It is mandatory to be at the meeting point 20 minutes before the departure time, upon arrival at the redemption location you should present your printed voucher to the representative, once verified you obtain the ticket and can join the tour.
  • The tour will not take place in case of exceptionally bad weather, boats are completely covered, the tour operates regularly in case of rain (in these cases it can be postponed the days after).
  • The afternoon of the Burano Regatta (September 16th) the tour does not stop in Torcello.
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.