The tour forecasts the visit of the three most famous islands of Venezia, crossing the lagoon in a unforgettable findings and emotions.
The first island visited is MURANO, recognized worldwide as the capital of blown glass, it preserves today like once upon a time, the precious secrets of the antique glass manufacture, passed down from generation to generation by the master glassmakers that with skilful techniques and skilled hands, have been in centuries transforming the simple matter in artworks. A stop by an historical factory to watch the heat manufacturing of glass –duration about 45 minutes.
Following, the second island is BURANO, a “multicoloured palette”. The island of fishermen and of “tombolo” embroiderers, ancient instrument with which beautiful bobbin lace and lace artefacts are nowadays still realized. It is said that the bright colour that distinguishes the houses served for the fishermen returning after the fishing battue to recognize their homes and therefore the wrong wife ! wal through the streets of the small town –duration about 50 minutes.
At the end, the third island is TORCELLO or as it was said, “Turricellum”, the most ancient and prosperous settlement of the lagoon up to the rise of Venezia. Today it counts only 15 inhabitants resident ma its priceless archaeological heritage, that it still preserves, makes it a very popular tourist place.
Do not miss this Island Tour to the 3 Island!
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Meeting Point: Piazzale Punta Sabbioni, 1, 30013 Punta Sabbioni VE, Italia; Please be at the pier 10 minutes in advance.
Morning Tour: at 10.30 am from Punta Sabbioni
Duration: 6 hours
Murano visit + the glass factory (1h30min)
Burano's visit (1h40min)
Torcello's visit (1h)
At the end of the islands tour, you can decide to continue for a stop in Venice with returns at 18.30/19.30 (Punta Sabbioni) or you can directly go back to Punta Sabbioni at 3.30pm.
-Guided Tour (Italian, English, German),
-Glass factory entrance
- parking 5 euro
Dogs: are allowed and free of charge