Boat Trip to the Islands of Murano, Burano & Torcello

288 reviews

Highlights

  • Admire the mosaics in Torcello

  • Discover the art of glass blowing in Murano

  • See the delicate lace produced in Burano

  • Boat trip with tour guide

Essential info*

  • Instant confirmation

Duration 4hrs30 mins

Tour with Commentary

Languages
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

Starting time 9:30 AM, 2:00 PM, 2:30 PM

Departure point/location

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* All details will be sent to you upon reservation

Description

Murano, Burano and Torcello are all renowned for their history and their charm. On board a boat cruise, discover the three islands of the Venice Lagoon in one afternoon!

Leave Venice by boat to discover the lagoon, passing the island of San Giorgio Maggiore to admire the 16th-century Benedictine church on the way to your first stop: Murano.

Accompanied by your tour guide, you will visit a family-owned glass-blowing workshop where you will learn all about the ancient craft.

You will then climb back on board the boat to travel to Burano, a fishing island dotted with colourful houses. You'll be able to catch sight of the fishermen as well as discover the history behind this island which specializes in the production of fine lace.

The last stop of your boat trip will be at Torcello island to discover the Santa Maria Assunta cathedral’s magnificent mosaics and the Santa Fosca church, before returning to Venice.

Good to know

  • Availability: every day (excluding exceptional dates)
  • Departure point: Palazzo delle Prigioni
     
  • Depending on the nationality of participants, the tour may be conducted in more than one language
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Entry to the Torcello churches are not included in the price of this activity
  • This excursion includes a tour of every island, the visiting time at each location is therefore limited
  • The boat is covered, therefore the trip will still go ahead in the event of rain or snow. In the event of extreme weather conditions this activity may be cancelled
  • This activity is not accessible for participants with reduced mobility or wheelchair users 
Cancellation Terms & Conditions
No charges will be levied for cancellations made more than 7 days before the date of the activity (excluding special dates). After this, the following charges will be levied:
Between 7 and 4 days prior: 50% of the price
After this time and in case of a no-show: 100% of the price
Any reservation made for special dates cannot be cancelled, modified or refunded.

Price includes

  • Boat trip
  • The services of a multilingual tour guide on board
  • Guided visit to a glassblowing workshop on Murano
  • Discover Burano
  • Discover Torcello

Not included

  • Entry to the monuments
  • Lunch
  • Tips (optional)
  • Any other extra

Customer reviews

288 reviews
  • Les commentaires de la guide sur le bateau ne sont pas assez audibles et sont totalement inexistants sur les îles hors mis les commentaires très intéressant à la soufflerie de verre sur Murano et il faisait nuit sur l’île de Torcello, dommage.
    Jean L.
    Nov 18, 2018
  • Très bonne excursion! On aurait du rester plus longtemps sur l’ile de Burano! Murano vite démonstration de la fabrication des pièces en verre! Attention les prix sont beaucoup plus chers dans l’île que directement à Venise!
    Sophie D.
    Nov 6, 2018
  • Dommage que nous ayons visiter Burano de nuit en 3e visite. Nous n’avons pas pu apprecier les belles façades. Peut être que 2 visites seulement (Murano et Burano) seraient suffisantes pour les apprécier pleinement en prenant un peu plus de temps. Sinon super !
    Armelle V.
    Nov 6, 2018
    Response from Ceetiz
    Merci pour votre avis. Nous allons faire remonter le message à notre prestataire local. Nous espérons que vous avez passé un agréable séjour à Venise ! A bientôt sur Ceetiz ! L'équipe Ceetiz

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