Murano, Burano & Torcello


Availability: Every day
Duration: 4 hours
Type: Small-group
Price: From 105 AUD per person
Best for: Discovering Italian life and culture on three of the most famous islands in the Venetian Lagoon

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Enjoy island hopping in the Venetian Lagoon with visits to the quaint and beautiful islands of Murano, Burano and Torcello, where you can discover the secrets of Italian lace making and glass art.

This half-day sightseeing tour takes you from St Mark’s Square on an enjoyable motorboat cruise on the Venetian Lagoon to the island of Murano, where you will spend time discovering the antique art of making glass, which the island is famous for. You will then head to the colourful island of Burano, where you can marvel at the pretty canal-side villas, which are painted in vibrant and joyful colours, and learn about Italian lace making. The tour then continues with the short journey to Torcello, which is home to just 20 people! It has a glorious ancient cathedral and a charming atmosphere that evokes thoughts of time gone by.

Included in this tour:

  • Motorboat transport from Venice to Murano, Burano and Torcello
  • Multi-lingual assistant
  • Time on each island to discover the local attractions

How to book

If you have booked a holiday package to Italy with us and want to reserve this tour to complement your vacation, please call your personal adviser on 61 2 9056 7018 or email us at Alternatively, to enquire about our personalised holidays to Italy, click here to send an online enquiry and we’ll get back to you within 24 hours.