Murano, Burano and Torcello

venice, italy

Tours and Walks , Speed Boating , Glass Making , Modern Buildings , Offbeat , History and Culture
A diversion from Venice, Murano , Burano and Torcello displays beautiful line of colorful buildings making these islands picture worthy. Tourists can also witness live glass making in Murano.
About Contact Location
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event_available When to visit: april - october .
access_time Timing:
00:00 - 23:59 Everyday
hourglass_empty Duration: 4 hours
account_balance_wallet Entry Fee: € 20
Murano and Burano are small islands at a distance of 20 kms from venice. These islands are famous for their glass making and colorful buildings. Visitors can watch the glass making and also admire the cathedrals. 
The Venice Lagoon boat trip starts a few steps from St Mark's Square, near the Ponte della Paglia, at the desk of Serenissima Motoscafi.
The first stop is to the Venice island of Murano, known throughout the world for its ancient tradition of glass making. The stop will last about 40 minutes and includes an optional visit to a glass factory with a demonstration of the art of glass blowing.
Second stop is island of Burano, the bustling island famous for its colourful houses and the hand-crafted lace work. This stop is for 35 minutes.
Last stop is Torcello which has many examples of great historical and artistic importance. This break is of 45 minutes.
 

Location

Murano Venice Venice Metropolitan City of Venice Veneto Italy 30141
City center: Venice
Nearest airport: Venice Marco Polo Airport

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