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Discovering the gems of the lagoon

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    Pass By: Piazza San Marco, 31024 Venice Italy

    Meeting point

    Stop At: Isola di Murano, Isola Di Murano Piazzale Roma o Fondamenta Nuove, 30141 Murano Italy

    The first stop is Murano, renowned all over the world for its glass making. Murano’s art of glassmaking is considered to be a synonym of preciousness and beauty. You will have the opportunity to visit an authentic glass furnace with local craftsmen at work. During the visit you can buy some local souvenirs to keep as a memento of this incredible experience.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Isola di Burano, San Martino dx 961, 30142 Burano Italy

    Then, this visit will take you to the picturesque Burano: the island world-known for its multicolored houses and celebrated for its unique lace-making art. Do not miss the chance to visit the Main Square and the Church of San Martino with the “Crucifixion”, one of the most famous painting of Tiepolo. You will have time to have an unforgettable lunch on the island.

    An amazing excursion to live the real soul of the Venetian lagoon.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: Laguna di Venezia, Venice Italy

    An unforgettable boat tour of the northern lagoon. You will admire the most famous islands of Venice: Murano and Burano. A multilingual guide will be with you during the visit and will explain everything about the history of the lagoon and its famous local craft productions: Murano Glass and Burano laces.

    Enjoy the panoramic boat, from where you can take marvelous pictures of Venice and its lagoon
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Shore Excursion tour desk, Riva degli Schiavoni, 30122 Venezia VE, Italy
    4h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Guided tour on board with a qualified and experienced tour guide
    • Transportation by panoramic boat with toilet.
    • See glassmaking art in Murano after a fascinating boat ride (You will spend 1 hour in Murano Island)
    • Visit Burano, an island famous for its lacemaking history and brightly colored fishermen's houses (You will spend 1 hour and 30 minutes in Burano Island)
    • Wander along picturesque canals and try the local sweets
    • Entry/Admission - Isola di Murano
    • Entry/Admission - Isola di Burano
    • Hotel pickup
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities
    • It is compulsory to be at the meeting point at least 20 minutes before the departure.
    • Upon arrival at the redemption location you should present your printed or digital voucher to the representative, once verified you obtain the ticket and can join the tour.
    • The tour is not considered private but it is shared with other guests not belonging to the same part
    • The visit could be multilingual.
    • 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).
    • Mobile vouchers are accepted.
    • 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 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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    This tour is worth it for the boat ride around the islands of Venice. If you look at it this way, you will enjoy the tour. It was a very large tour group and the tour guide was trying to cover 4 different languages, so you tended to switch off to what they were saying. The
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    Response from giuseppemR5262EZ, Director of Sales at Discovering the gems of the lagoon
    Responded 13 Feb 2019
    Thanks for your review and suggestions, we'll take note of your comment in order to improve our service. Regards
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    It’s a good tour to see Murano and Burano, if you are already in Venice it’s almost compulsory. The tour started off a bit late and the meeting point got overcrowded quick. But once we were on the boat it was great. The Murano glass blowing ‘show’ was like 20 mins long with no
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    Response from Venice C, Director of Sales at Discovering the gems of the lagoon
    Responded 6 Aug 2018
    Thanks Liza for your kind review and all suggestions, your opinion is very important to improve our activities. Regards Giuseppe
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 4h 30m
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
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