Murano, Burano and Torcello Guided Tour: an excursion by boat to discover Islands of the Lagoon of Venice.
A trip to Murano, Burano and Torcello by boat: bookings at best price, the meeting point, hours, fares and prices, seasonality and useful information.
Murano, Burano and Torcello Guided Tour - Murano, Burano and Torcello - Venice Lagoon
Murano, Burano and Torcello Guided Tour: € 20 per person.
This tour permits to take a ride on a boat starting from Saint Mark's Square to reach the most famous islands like Murano, Burano and Torcello.
Comfortably sitted on a Grand Tourism motor-boats driven by an highly qualified crew you'll be able to experience the visit of the northern islands of the lagoon; the first ones to be inhabitated after the invasions of Goths (410), Huns (452) and especially Longobards (569).
This tour includes a specialized official tour leader which provides information on board and assistance on the islands.
The tour is multilingual being available in 5 languages: English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.
Murano, Burano and Torcello Guided Tour's Price
Price per person: € 20; children from 3 to 5 years € 10; infant from 0 to 2 years free.
Route of Murano, Burano and Torcello Guided Tour
The starting point is in front of Prisons nearby Saint Mark's Square. Then the boat sets sail for the island of Murano by passing by San Michele Island, where there's the monumental cemetery of Venice. In Murano it begins the first visit: 30 minutes to see a factory with glass craftsman at work.
With a second stop the boat will reach Burano famous worldwide for the production of the lace but above all for its multicoloured houses. Then, with a short ride, the boat will reach the magic island of Torcello, once the first episcopal seat of the lagoon, where you can sit on the famous Attila's throne, actually the seat of the first tribunes of the lagoon community.
Meeting Point of Murano, Burano and Torcello Guided Tour
– The meeting point is in front of the Prisons’ Palace, close to Ponte della Paglia (between Doge’s Palace and Hotel Danieli). Here you'll see Murano, Burano and Torcello indication on a yellow box.
– The ending point also is beside Saint Mark's Square.
Duration of Murano, Burano and Torcello Guided Tour
– 4 hours and 30 minutes more or less. Every island's visit is 30 minutes.
Hours and days of Murano, Burano and Torcello Guided Tour
Hours: from March 1st to November 3rd: every day at 9.10 a.m. or 2.10 p.m.
From November 4h to February 29th: every day at 1:40 p.m.
Meeting time: 15 minutes before.
You should have the voucher where is written “service provided by Venice Tours Srl”. By presenting the voucher upon arrival - mobile voucher are accepted - to the representative you'll receive ticket to get on board.
Cancellation policy for Murano, Burano and Torcello Guided Tour
Reservation can be cancelled with no charge up to 24 hours before the tour.
Accessibility and useful information for Murano, Burano and Torcello Guided Tour
– This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities.
– Comfortable shoes suggested.
– The tour could be shared with guests not belonging to the same party.
– No maximum participants.
– The entrance inside the churches in Torcello is not included.