Discovering the gems of the lagoon

Tours & Sightseeing in Italy

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An exciting tour (about 4 hours and half) to discover the most spectacular islands of the Venetian lagoon: Burano & Murano!  A breathtaking boat tour along the northern lagoon where you can admire these picturesque islands: Murano, worldwide famous for its glassblowing art, here you will see a real glass furnace with local artisan at work. Then you will get off to Burano with its multicolored houses.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Venice Tours, VenetoAn unforgettable boat tour along the northern lagoon where you will admire the most famous islands of Venice: Murano and Burano. A multilingual guide aboard will explain everything about the history of the lagoon and its worldwide famous artisan arts: the Murano Glass and the Burano laces. Stop At: Isola di Murano, Murano, VenetoThe first stop is Murano: the glassmaking art is the island excellence that all the world recognizes as synonymous of beauty and elegance. You will have the opportunity to visit a real glass furnace with local craftsmen at work. During the visit you can buy some local souvenir on the spot as memory of this incredible experience. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Piazza Baldassarre Galuppi, Burano, VenetoThe visit proceeds to the picturesque Burano: island of the multicolored houses and celebrated for its exclusive lace-making art. Do not miss the chance to visit the Main Square and the Church of San Martino with the “crucifixion”: one of the most famous painting of Tiepolo. You will have time to have an unforgettable lunch on the island.An amazing excursion to live the real soul of the Venice lagoon.Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Guided tour on board with a qualified and experienced tour guide
  • Return Grand Tourism motor-boat
  • See glassmaking art in Murano after a fascinating boat ride (You will spend 1 hour in Murano Island)
  • Visit Burano, an island famous for its lacemaking history and brightly colored fishermen's houses (You will spend 1 hour and 30 minutes in Burano Island)
  • Wander along picturesque canals and try the local sweets
  • Entry/Admission - Isola di Murano
  • Entry/Admission - Piazza Baldassarre Galuppi

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup