Murano and Burano
Venice
(419)

Murano and Burano excursions and tours

A memorable trip in the romantic city of Venice is not complete without a visit to the islands of Murano and Burano, which are part of the municipalit...

In the top 5 attractions for Venice
Read more
Find experiences for these dates:
Filter by:
All
Free cancellation
Guided Tour
From Venice: Murano glass factory tour with blowing demo and workshop
Excursions & day trips
(35)

From Venice: Murano glass factory tour with blowing demo and workshop

Enjoy a guided tour with an expert glass master and a workshop where you will create your own handmade object in Murano glass.

free cancellation
Flexible

en, it, fr, es 

Available in:

en, it, fr, es 

Instant Confirmation
Guided Tour
Murano Glassblowing & Burano Lace-making Excursion in Venice
Excursions & day trips
(20)

Murano Glassblowing & Burano Lace-making Excursion in Venice

Get off the beaten track with this tour and visit the enchanting islands of Murano and Burano. Don't miss live demonstrations of glassblowing and lace making.

free cancellation
Duration up to 5 hours

en, de 

Available in:

en, de 

Instant Confirmation
Guided Tour
Morning tour of Burano and Murano
Activities
(19)

Morning tour of Burano and Murano

Visit the enchanting islands of Murano and Burano. Experience a Murano glassblowing demonstration and learn more about lacework tradition.

free cancellation
Duration up to 4 hours

en, it, fr, es 

Available in:

en, it, fr, es 

Instant Confirmation
Guided Tour
Afternoon tour of Murano, Burano and Torcello
Activities

Afternoon tour of Murano, Burano and Torcello

Book your afternoon tour of Murano, Burano, and Torcello and discover the history of the oldest inhabited island of Venice

free cancellation
Duration up to 5 hours 30 minutes

en, it, fr, es 

Available in:

en, it, fr, es 

Instant Confirmation
Guided Tour
Murano glass and Burano lace experience with prosecco wine
Activities
(2)
free cancellation
Duration 5 hours

en, it, fr, es 

Available in:

en, it, fr, es 

Instant Confirmation
Murano Glass Working Demonstration at The Glass Cathedral
Must see
Excursions & day trips
(13)

Murano Glass Working Demonstration at The Glass Cathedral

Join the Glass Masters of The Glass Cathedral - Santa Chiara for a unique glass working demonstration and an introduction to the history of the famous Murano Glass.

Instant Confirmation
Duration up to 30 minutes

en, it 

Available in:

en, it 

Instant Confirmation
Murano, Burano and Torcello 1-day tour
Activities
(6)

Murano, Burano and Torcello 1-day tour

Discover the 3 islands of the Venice Lagoon in one day, participate in a glass-making demonstration on Murano Island, and visit Burano, famous for the lace and the coloured houses, and Torcello

free cancellation
Duration up to 8 hours

en, it, fr, es, de 

Available in:

en, it, fr, es, de 

Instant Confirmation
Skip The Line
Six-hour lagoon tour in Murano, Burano and Torcello
Activities
(5)

Six-hour lagoon tour in Murano, Burano and Torcello

Visit Murano, Burano and Torcello during this six-hour boat tour. Start your tour from Venice and discover the best hidden spots of the lagoon

free cancellation
Duration up to 6 hours

en, it, fr, es 

Available in:

en, it, fr, es 

Instant Confirmation
Half-day boat tour to Murano and Burano from Venice city center
Activities

Half-day boat tour to Murano and Burano from Venice city center

Enjoy a tour of Murano and Burano island, visit the Venetian glass museum and see a live demonstration with your tickets booked through Musement.

free cancellation
Duration up to 4 hours

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Venice with Murano and Burano 1-day tour
Activities
(2)

Venice with Murano and Burano 1-day tour

Get the best of Venice in one day, visit a typical glass factory in Murano and discover colorful houses and handmade laces in Burano.

free cancellation
Duration up to 8 hours

en, it, fr, es, de 

Available in:

en, it, fr, es, de 

Instant Confirmation
Skip The Line
Murano, Burano and Torcello day trip
Excursions & day trips
(11)

Murano, Burano and Torcello day trip

Enjoy a 4-hour guided tour discovering the gems of the Venice lagoon: Burano, Murano and Torcello.

free cancellation
Duration 6 hours

en, it, fr, es, de 

Available in:

en, it, fr, es, de 

Instant Confirmation
Skip The Line

You might also like

Skip-the-line ACTV Public Transport Pass up to 7 days
Top seller
Attractions & guided tours

Skip-the-line ACTV Public Transport Pass up to 7 days

Buy your ACTV Public Transport Tourist Tickets to see the most of Venice.

Validity Flexible
Instant Confirmation
Skip The Line
Classic Venetian gondola ride
Activities

Classic Venetian gondola ride

Buy your Classic Venice gondola ride. Discover the canals of the city and experience how was the Venetian public transportation in the past!

free cancellation
Duration up to 30 minutes
Instant Confirmation
Tickets for La Fenice Theatre with audio guide
Top seller
Tickets and events

Tickets for La Fenice Theatre with audio guide

Buy your La Fenice Theatre Tickets with audio guide with Musement. Visit one of the most famous opera houses in Europe.

free cancellation
Duration up to 24 hours
Available in:

en, it, fr, de, pt, +1  ru

Historical walking tour of Venice
Top seller
Activities

Historical walking tour of Venice

Buy your historic walking tour of Venice and explore what this wonderful city has to offer now!

free cancellation
Duration 1 hour 30 minutes
Available in:

en, it, fr, es, de 

Venice private tour with skip-the-line St. Mark's Basilica
Must see
Activities

Venice private tour with skip-the-line St. Mark's Basilica

Discover the best of Venice on a 2-hour guided tour and enjoy a skip-the-line ticket to visit the stunning St. Mark's Basilica!

Duration up to 2 hours
Available in:

en, it, fr, es, de 

Instant Confirmation
Venice authentic food experience and moonlight gondola ride
Activities

Venice authentic food experience and moonlight gondola ride

Discover the incredible cuisine of Venice as you visit the bars and restaurants in a local neighborhood and end the night with a 30-minute gondola ride under the stars.

free cancellation
Duration up to 3 hours 30 minutes
Available in:

en 

Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Basilica with skip the line access
Activities

Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Basilica with skip the line access

Buy your walking tour with expert local guide to admire Venice, visit St. Mark's Square, the Rialto Bridge, Doge's Palace and the Bridge of Sighs.

free cancellation
Duration up to 2 hours
Available in:

en 

Private gondola tour discovering secret places in Venice
Activities

Private gondola tour discovering secret places in Venice

Enjoy the day aboard a private gondola, and let yourself be fascinated by the treasures of Venice.

free cancellation
Duration up to 30 minutes
Available in:

it 

Doge's Palace Iconic Insiders private tour with a local guide
Excursions & day trips

Doge's Palace Iconic Insiders private tour with a local guide

Discover Doge's Palace in Venice with your private local guide! Join a fully personalized experience with a flexible itinerary, enter the Venetian prisons, and admire the gold staircase.

free cancellation
Duration up to 2 hours
Available in:

en, it, fr, es, de 

Venice city and islands tour with Hop-On Hop-Off
Activities

Venice city and islands tour with Hop-On Hop-Off

All the best Venice attractions to visit how and when you wish: Murano, Burano and Torcello islands, The Grand Canal and 5 other amazing walking tours! Hop on Hop off ticket valid for 48 hours is included in the experience!

free cancellation
Duration up to 24 hours
Instant Confirmation
Concordia Sagittaria and local market guided tour with aperitif
Activities

Concordia Sagittaria and local market guided tour with aperitif

Discover the charming Roman colony of Iulia Concordia with an expert local guide, have a look through the traditional market with the opportunity of a convenient open-air Italian shopping and enjoy a relaxing and delicious aperitive with typical Venetian 'Cicchetti'.

free cancellation
Duration up to 2 hours
Available in:

en, it, fr, de 

San Vito al Tagliamento guided tour with aperitif

San Vito al Tagliamento guided tour with aperitif

Immerse yourself into the past in a picturesque medieval village, discover the history of the charming village of San Vito al Tagliamento and see the magnificent castle,and enjoy a delicious aperitif with typical Friulian products.

free cancellation
Duration up to 1 hour 30 minutes
Available in:

en, it, fr, de 

Original Venice ghost and legends walking tour by night
Activities

Original Venice ghost and legends walking tour by night

Enjoy a night tour featuring Venice ghost and legends: you'll stop by back alleys and secret passageways of this enchanting city.

free cancellation
Duration up to 1 hour 30 minutes
Available in:

en 

The inside story

A memorable trip in the romantic city of Venice is not complete without a visit to the islands of Murano and Burano, which are part of the municipality's most famous Italian lagoon. You will need only a half day for this excursion, but our advice is to dedicate an entire day to fully enjoy the charm of these islands.

The name of Murano echoes around the world thanks to the art of its master glassmakers. The glass came to Venice around the year 1000 and, thanks to commercial relations with the East, the techniques of glassmaking reached the highest level. However, around the year 1100, due to pollution and the danger of fires, furnaces were banned from Venice and moved to the nearby island of Murano. Here families handed down the secrets of glass art from generation to generation. Nobody in the world has managed to equal them and still today the Murano Glass brand is a guarantee of excellence and creativity. On the island you can visit the kilns and the Glass Museum and see artisans at work, as well as buy nice souvenirs to take home in memory of your trip.

The spectacular island of Burano became famous for handcrafted lace making in the 16th century. Although lacemaking on the island declined in the 18th century, it was revived in the 19th century when a school of lacemaking opened. Today, craftswomen sit at the doors of their colourful houses and weave the most impressive lace. Enjoy strolling through the picturesque streets as you admire the colourful houses or stop at one of the islands famous restaurants, specialising in fresh seafood. The island is also home to the Lace Museum and many shops selling beautiful lace but make sure to check the authenticity if you decide to buy. Real Burano lace takes a long time to make and even the smallest piece can take weeks to finish so it usually much more expensive.

Read more

How to get there

Murano and Burano Murano Venice