- Boat and Local Tour Guide
- Glass Factory visit
No trip to Venice is complete without visiting Murano & Burano! Discover the traditional glass factory and the colorful houses with their unique history and personality during a full day boat tour with a local guide!
6 hours, total duration varies
The private Murano and Burano Island boat tour offers a delightful excursion through the picturesque islands of Murano and Burano in the Venetian Lagoon. This exclusive tour allows visitors to explore the unique charm and rich cultural heritage of these two islands in a personalized and intimate setting.
As you cruise along the tranquil waters of the lagoon, your local guide provides informative commentary about the history and significance of Murano and Burano, the world’s most famous islands. You can enjoy the stunning views of the Venetian skyline and the lagoon’s natural beauty along the way.
The first stop on the tour is Murano Island, renowned for its centuries-old tradition of glassmaking. Here, you have the opportunity to visit a traditional glass factory and witness skilled artisans in action, shaping and blowing glass into exquisite pieces of art. You can observe the intricate techniques and learn about the island’s legacy, glassmaking, a tradition passed down from generations, which has made Murano famous worldwide.
Next, the private boat tour will take you to the enchanting island of Burano. Known for its vibrant and colorful houses, Burano exudes a charming and idyllic atmosphere. The island is also famous for its lace making tradition, and you can visit a local lace workshop to see the intricate craftsmanship and delicate designs created by skilled artisans.
During your time on Burano Island, you can take a leisurely stroll through its narrow streets, capturing the beauty of the colorful houses and picturesque canals. You can also browse through local shops and boutiques offering lace products, handmade crafts, and souvenirs, while enjoying the laid-back ambiance of this charming island.
Upon conclusion we relax and enjoy a delicious traditional lunch at our chosen venue! After this amazing day trip it is time for the return trip to Venice!
The private Murano and Burano Island boat tour offers a memorable and intimate experience, allowing you to immerse yourself in the artistic traditions and unique atmospheres of these two enchanting islands in the Venetian Lagoon.