The Art of Glass in Venice Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

448681


Categories

Shopping, Local Experience, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 9

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Italian (fluent), Japanese (fluent)

Learn the secrets of the Blowing of Glass and buy some unique pieces


Murano is one of the closest islands of Venice. Since the end of the 13th Century, Murano has always been called the "Glass Island". This tour has been designed to be an exclusive occasion to see how the expert Masters work and blow the Glass and visit one of the rare Outlets of Glass, where it is possible to find unique pieces, refined design and real Venetian Glass.
It is a good chance to buy an exclusive piece for yourself or your friends and relatives in case of a special Anniversary, a Wedding, Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, Christmas. . .
Glass can become an object that you will pass through generations in your family.

Itinerary

A private boat will take us to Murano to visit the glass factory and the outlet. According to time it will be possible a walk into the island and the visit to one or two churches with masterpieces by Bellini and Veronese.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Venice Train Station
St. Mark's Square

End location: Venice Train Station
St. Mark's Square

Duration: 4 hours

In case of tide and acqua alta could be not possible to reach Murano

Transportation

Watertaxi and walking

What’s Included

Other: Guided tour from Venice to Murano, glass blowing demonstration, private boat from and back to Venice.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euro - In case of shopping

What’s Extra

Other: Personal shopping
Food
Drinks

Restrictions

No restrictions

Private tour guide Deborah

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