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Venice islands boat tour: Murano, Burano and Torcello

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Shore Excursion tour desk
Riva degli Schiavoni, 30122 Venezia VE, ItalyDeparture Point: Yellow box in front of the Prisons’ Palace, close to Ponte della Paglia (between Doge’s Palace and Hotel Danieli) Address: GPS co-ordinates (Decimal degrees DD): 45.433750, 12.341528 GPS co-ordinates (Degrees, minutes and seconds DMS): 45°26'01.5"N 12°20'29.5"E Directions: ARRIVING BY PUBLIC VAPORETTO Take line #1 and get off at “S. MARCO-S. ZACCARIA (Danieli)" stop. Once you get off turn left and you find a yellow desk by the Prisons’ Palace on your right just before the bridge called Ponte della Paglia. ARRIVING BY PRIVATE WATERTAXI Ask the driver to take you to the Prisons' Palace. ARRIVING ON FOOT The yellow desk is located by the Prisons’ Palace in Riva degli Schiavoni near St. Mark’s Square. Once by the Bell Tower, leaving the Basilica on your left, proceed straight on to the two columns, then turn left. Cross one bridge, called Ponte della Paglia, and you find the yellow desk by the Prisons’ Palace on your left.
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  • Pass by Laguna di Venezia
  • 1
    Isola di Murano
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Burano
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 3
    Torcello Island
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Shore Excursion tour desk, Riva degli Schiavoni, 30122 Venezia VE, Italy
    Duration
    4h 10m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Guided tour on board with a qualified and experienced tour guide
    • Transportation by panoramic boat with toilet.
    • Glass demonstration and a Murano Furnace
    • Entry/Admission - Isola di Murano
    Exclusions
    • Entrance fees to churches in Torcello
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel Pick-Up
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • 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.
    • 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).
    • The afternoon of the Burano Regatta (September 16th) the tour does not stop in Torcello.
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    19Reviews0Q&A
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    Our first experience of buying a tour via trip advisor was easy to do. Murano glass blowing demonstration really gives an appreciation of of the skills involved and Burano is a fascinating island with lots to see. In hindsight I’d have preferred more time at Murano and Burano to
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    Response from VENICETOURSS, Director of Sales at Venice islands boat tour: Murano, Burano and Torcello
    Responded 31 Jul 2019
    Dear, thank you very much for your review. Best regards
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    For a first visit this is a great way to see 3 fabulous places. You do only get about 45 minutes at each location which sounds okay but when you are there and looking around it passes very quickly. Murano stop was excellent with the demonstration and time to visit the shop but
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    Response from giuseppemR5262EZ, Direttore vendite at Venice islands boat tour: Murano, Burano and Torcello
    Responded 22 May 2019
    Many thanks for your kind review, we take note for you comments to improve our services. Regards
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    Called to confirm our meeting point/time as per our voucher instructions and was told it was “impossible” and that I needed to “read better.” Absolutely zero help and offensive to top it off. Would not recommend as customer service obviously don’t want to do their job.
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    Response from giuseppemR5262EZ, Director of Sales at Venice islands boat tour: Murano, Burano and Torcello
    Responded 11 May 2019
    Thanks for your review, we actually have 5 people speaking several languages in charge to help all our customers to find meeting points. We’re really surprised are you sure to have dialed the right number that is 041 4761926? Anyway we’ll check again our procedures to improve our service. We suppose that you enjoyed your tour, no comment on the matter. Best
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    About the operator
    By: Venice Tours
    305 reviews
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    Bentot77
    10
    Mr
    A good way of seeing the different islands. Well worth the money. Would recommend it as you will definately enjoy
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    elizabethleong
    Singapore, Singapore
    97
    Great experience
    Thoroughly enjoyed making our masks and learning about Venetian culture. The hosts were very friendly,
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    666vallerion
    Rome, Italy
    10
    Exciting!!
    Dark and realistic atmosphere. Very nice courtroom. Prepared and sympathetic guide. An unexpected tour I couldn't
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    lenamelli
    London, United Kingdom
    10
    UNIQUE IN THE WORLD!
    Wonderful! This Tour gives you the chance to experience even the darkest side of this magnificent city! The guide
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    Ambermac123
    Sydney, Australia
    9922
    Don’t bother
    I was excited to see something was wasn’t included in the other tickets or tours. Yes you do see 2 cells, one male
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    Serah K
    New York City, New York
    20
    Fun!
    My daughter and I enjoyed the experience, she really liked the glass blowing demo and the colors in Burano and had
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    ElenaDit
    Rome, Italy
    240126
    Mask experience when in Venice 🎭
    This lab was the highlight of our trip, ideal for both adults and children. Located behind St Mark's Square , in
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    acadenterprises
    Chesapeake, Virginia
    50
    Truly delightful
    This was one of the highlights of our trip. We learned so much and had a great time cooking and eating.
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    X7750EQchrisw
    Venice, Italy
    455
    Frequent casual traveler
    Murano is A Must boat Ride. The Glass blowing Tour is Quite experience. This being my 2nd trip so not buying
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    KEBPJB
    Jacksonville, Florida
    65
    Don’t waste your time or money!
    Although we paid for commentary, not one word was uttered to the occupants of the gondola. The gondoliers spent
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    jarheadz
    Kansas City, Missouri
    6126
    Cancel - last minute
    If you aren't available, don't allow those dates to be purchased. The business waited until days before our trip
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    Mandi G
    Sydney, Australia
    51
    Amazing experience, loved every minute!
    We did this activity today with my three children (7, 12 & 13 years) and they all loved it. The owner is amazing
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    marnieruth
    Sydney, Australia
    30
    Poor set up for activity
    The activity itself was great and the organisation and helpfulness of the company was good. However the news stand
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    Alan85aa
    6449
    Exceptional painting experience
    Our family of three spent four days in Venice several years ago, so we were interested in a different experience
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    Henisha9
    10
    Delicious and fun!
    This was such a great experience! Chef Carolyn is so friendly and made us all feel so welcome. We made desserts,
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