Venice Islands Day trip: Murano, Burano and Torcello

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Departs: Venice, Venice

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

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Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Enjoy the Panoramic Venice islands tour: an excursion to see the islands in all their beauty.

After a fascinating boat ride in the Lagoon dominated by nature, you will stop in Murano, the glass island, known throughout the world for its glassmaking art. You will visit a Furnace, where you will admire a glass blowing demonstration and learn about the ancient glass-blowing technique.

The tour will then continue towards Burano, the jewel of the Venetian Lagoon, famous all over the world for its lacemaking and for the brightly colored fishermen’s houses.

The last, but not the least is the quiet and sparsely populated island of Torcello, the first center of civilization in the estuary. On these island you can admire the oldest churches of the lagoon and discover how Venice was born!

You will come back to the islands crossing all the lagoon admiring the fascinating St. Mark’s Basin from the boat.

What's Included

1 hour and 15 minutes on Murano and 1 hour in Torcello

1 hour and half on Burano

Audio guide with digital map to discover the history of the islands (downloadable on mobile phone)

Guided tour on board with a qualified and experienced tour guide

Transportation by panoramic boat

Visit to a Murano Furnace with a live glass demonstration

What's Not Included

Hotel pick up

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 5
  • ADULT: Age: 6 - 99

Additional Info

  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • 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.
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • 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).
  • We only ask the kindness to bring the own mask in case you need to wear it.
  • All customer touchpoints are frequently cleaned, and the tour will leave with small groups.
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • The customers health is the most important matter for us, the tour operates in according to the Covid-19 National directives in order to guarantee the experiences in a safe environment.
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Laguna di Venezia
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.

• Admission Ticket Free

Isola di Murano
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.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

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.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Isola Torcello
Admire Torcello, the first center of civilization in the estuary. On these island you can admire the oldest churches of the lagoon and discover how Venice was born!

1 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Enjoy the audio guide by mobile app to discover the highlights of the Islands: the automatic narration will tell you tales and history of these marvelous islands!

• Admission Ticket Free


A Murano Island Tour with Viatour
lcarambola, 08-06-2022
Do it. You learn so much about the Venetian islands, Murano, Burano, Torcello and many more. A visit to the glass blowing factory,
Is really interesting. Despite my initial misgivings, I attended and I was enchanted with the display .great attention and great tour guide .

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