Free Tour Murano and Burano from Venice

Duration: 4h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on September 04, 2020

We are a group of tourist guides, accredited in Venice and Madrid, with extensive experience in the city, both historically and culturally, as well as in leisure and gastronomy. We will be delighted if you visit Venice or Madrid with us.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

On this tour we are going to visit the two most famous and interesting islands near Venice: Murano and Burano. The Island of Murano is known for the manufacture of blown glass. On the tour we will visit the Canal dei Vetrai, full of shops where they exhibit and sell the best samples of Murane glass. In addition to glass, Murano offers us an important artistic and cultural offer, highlighting the Basilica of Santa Maria and San Donato, a masterpiece of Italian Romanesque or the Church of San Pedro Mártir, famous for its blown glass lamps. We will also go to a glass factory where, whoever wishes, will be able to see an exhibition by a master glassmaker on how glass is blown. On the island of Burano we will find a small and beautiful fishing village characteristic because its inhabitants paint their houses in very cheerful and striking colors, giving the island a very picturesque appearance. There we will find the Tower of San Martín, with an obvious inclination or the peculiar House of Bepi, an interesting and beloved inhabitant of Burano. The Bhutanese streets are full of shops where the elaboration of merletto, bobbin lace, is carried out. There will be no shortage of gastronomic and cultural recommendations on the tour. IMPORTANT: Aspects to take into account on the tour: 1. Transport is not included, it would be necessary to previously purchase the 24-hour vaporetto ticket (€21) at any pier or tobacconist. 2. THE ENTRANCE TO THE GLASS FACTORY HAS A PER PERSON COST OF €3. The tour ends next to the factory so that people who want to pay and access can do so. 3. Groups of more than 6 people are not allowed, EVEN IF THEY COME WITH DIFFERENT RESERVATIONS, the guide may refuse the admission of these groups on the tour. For groups of more than 6 we have private tours of 150 that can be contracted directly with the guide.

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  • Meeting point:
    Campo dei Gesuiti, 30121 Venezia VE, ...
    Campo dei Gesuiti, 30121 Venezia VE, Italy
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    You will find us in the Campo dei Gesuiti, next to the Church of Santa Maria Assunta (Jesuit Church) You will recognize our guides because they carry a RED UMBRELLA and an official tourist guide accreditation.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Marisol 06 Feb 2023

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Travelled in group - Feb 2023
Muy buena experiencia. La guia genial.
Merc... 03 Feb 2023
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Travelled in couple - Feb 2023
Excelente tour guiado por Cris, que fue empática, profesional y con muy buena información y disposición a hacer el recorrido muy completo. Nos encantó.
Este... 02 Feb 2023

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Travelled alone - Feb 2023
Two days before the tour, they (wrongly) informed me it had been rescheduled for the afternoon, so of course I didn’t show up in the morning. I cancelled other plans to make time for the tour later in the day, missed the real tour in the morning…a waste of time :/
Pedro 01 Feb 2023

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2023
Cristina nos dio mucha información de lo lugares visitados y muy atenta
Rosa 23 Jan 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
It was a really lovely tour, thank you so much Jasmine it was amazing!!!
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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