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Murano Glass Experience plus Visit to a Burano lace island

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    What to Expect
    Meet your private guide in San Marco Square in time for a 9.30am departure and head to the pier to board your private boat. Set sail around the UNESCO-listed Venice Lagoon and admire the views as you glide past San Giorgio island, Certosa island, and Sant Erasmo island.

    Arrive at Murano Island and jump off for a walking tour of the tranquil island, pausing to admire the 12th-century Church of Santi Maria e Donato. Then, discover the island’s claim to fame – Murano glass – as you visit a glass factory, enjoy a traditional glass-blowing demonstration, and perhaps purchase some exquisite hand-made souvenirs.

    Back on the boat, it’s a short cruise to Burano Island, where the multi-colored houses and picturesque fishing port make for some striking photo opportunities. After taking in the scenery, pay a visit to a lace factory to discover the island’s rich lace-making heritage.

    After returning to the mainland, your tour ends back in San Marco Square.
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    Departure Point
    Chiesa di Santa Maria della Pietà, Riva degli Schiavoni, 4152, 30122 Venezia VE, Italy
    Duration
    5h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Local guide
    • Glass factory
    • 1 glass of wine
    • 20% discount at Colleoni glass factory
    • Entry/Admission - Vetreria Artistica Colleoni
    • Entry/Admission - Isola di Burano
    Exclusions
    • Tips
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed today via mobile

    Murano is a beautiful little village. The glass blowing was great to see and the show room was huge. Would highly recommend getting the esse cookies! Best I've had in all of Italy. The guide and boat driver were nice and friendly.

    Thank kayliegh s
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We took the actv boat there... It made too many stops. We got there a bit late, they left without us...bummer.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Laura W
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Excellent host and demonstration. Discounts were offered in sales room, following the glass blowing. Prices for some items were better in Murano jewelry stores.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank DaveL4441
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Kind of rushed, visited one glass making factory and sales showroom without any opportunity to shop at others. The glass pieces were average not special we saw others in the windows of shops that were more creative

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank btriggs1941
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Had a great trip with guide Keely. Glassblowing demo amazing as were the works of art on display on Murano. Burano was a so colourful and the lace beautiful. Such a pity there is no one to continue the art of lacemaking on Burano in...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Dagbmg2019
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    Juan M
    5 October 2019|
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    Response from Don S | Reviewed this property |
    Our guide spoke several languages, but presented the tour in English
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    MississippiSadie
    20 September 2019|
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    Response from Don S | Reviewed this property |
    We did it on Sunday and yes it was available
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    Explorer64140586842
    26 August 2019|
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    Response from Don S | Reviewed this property |
    Our tour left from the Santa Maria della Pieta. We also got a note that gave us all the details with the place to meet and directions, if memory serves with GPS coordinates
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