Learn about the history of glass on a visit to the source. A private boat will take you from Venice to the island of Murano with your tour guide. Admire the work of some of Venice’s master glass craftsmen on this island that’s been world-famous for its glassblowing for hundreds of years. On this 3-hour tour, learn about the island’s traditions and visit a traditional glass factory.
After the glassmaking demonstration, your guide will bring you around Murano, narrating secrets and histories of the Island. Visit the marvelous Church of San Donato. At the end of your tour, return to Venice historical center by boat, crossing the northern lagoon.
What to bring
- Comfortable shoes
- Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
- Unfortunately, this tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with limited mobility
- The pickup service is available for accommodation in Saint Mark or Rialto area It is recommended to wear comfortable walking shoes
• Private tour guide
• Skip-the-line admission to the glass factory
• Private boat from Venice to Murano and return
• Walking tour of Murano
• Lunch in Murano
Murano, traditional glass factory, Church of San Donato
Campo San Gallo, San Marco 1093/B