Venice and its main islands tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

294532


Categories

Local Experience, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

Italian (fluent), English (fluent)

Explore Venice ad its main islands in one day!


If you have only one day in Venice this is the perfect tour for you.
Get on a public water bus and reach the most important islands of Venice: Murano and Burano.
Murano is home to a great number of factories making all kinds and styles of glass objects and local craftsmen have been renowned for the art of blowing glass since the Middle Ages. You will enjoy a glassblowing demonstration and learn the basics of glass production. Then cruise to the next island: Burano, famous for its beautiful, colourful houses lining the streets and lace production.
What's next? A walking tour to discover the most important landmarks of Venice: Rialto and Saint Mark's square.

Itinerary

After meeting we will get on a public water bus (vaporetto) and reach the island of Murano, where you'll enjoy a glass blowing demonstration in a local furnace.
We will get on the water bus and visit the little island of Burano.
After that you'll enjoy a walking tour through the most famous areas of Venice, admiring Sant Mark's square and Rialto.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Venice Santa Lucia train station, Piazzale Roma, Cruise ship port gate, your hotel in Venice

End location: Venice, at the foot of the Rialto bridge

Duration: 7 hours 30 min.

Transportation

walking and public water bus (vaporetto)

What’s Included

Other: My assistance as your private tour guide
A map of Venice

Estimated Local Cash Needed

45 euro - 24-hour ticket for vaporetto ( public water bus).
Food, drinks, souvenirs

What’s Extra

Other: Lunch
Any personal purchase
24-hour-pass for vaporetto

Restrictions

I'm not a driver but I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange a car and driver if you want to visit the mainland.

A Recent Review of this tour

Giovanni is one of the best tour guides we ever had. She is very helpful, knowledgeable and has a great personality.
Marleen Chan

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Private tour guide Giovanna

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