Day trips & excursions

Murano, Burano and Torcello islands day trip

Availability: Every day
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover the picturesque villages of Murano, Burano and Torcello
  • Visit one glassblowing factory during your stop in Murano
  • Get advantage of a qualified guide that will provide information on board
What to expect

Experience a new way of discovering the Venice Lagoon with a suggestive cruise to three picturesque and charming villages. You will visit Murano, Burano and Torcello which are the traditional destinations among the islands located in the northern part of the Venetian Lagoon.

After sailing past the marvelous lagoon, admiring Piazza San Marco from the water, you will reach the famous Murano; known throughout the world for its glass manufacturing industry. Here you'll visit one glassblowing factories.

The second stop is on the picturesque island of Burano, famous not only for its lace but also for its fishermen's houses painted in bright colors.

Then, after a short sailing trip, you will reach the quiet and sparsely populated island of Torcello, the first center of civilization in the estuary.

The tour includes the service of a specialized official tour leader who will provide information on board and assistance on the islands.

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What's included
  • Shared guided tour on board with a qualified and experienced tour guide
  • Return Grand Tourism motor-boat
  • Visit to a glassblowing factory in Murano
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Infant (0-2): free of charge
  • Child (3-5): reduced
Where
Shore Excursion tour desk, Riva degli Schiavoni, Venezia, VE, Italia
Meeting point:

Murano, Burano and Torcello indication on yellow box in front of the Prisons’ Palace, close to Ponte della Paglia (between Doge’s Palace and Hotel Danieli).

What to remember
  • The tour is every day in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian (the tour could be multilingual)
  • Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities
  • The entrance inside the churches in Torcello is not included
  • Comfortable shoes suggested
  • The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party
  • The tour will not take place in case of exceptionally bad weather, boats are completely covered; the tour operates regularly in case of rain or snow
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When
  • Every day at 2:00 PM
  • Duration: 4 hours and 30 minutes approximately (roughly 30 minutes each island)
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Provider
Venice City Tour
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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