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"Private Excursion by Typical Venetian Motorboat to Murano
"Private Excursion by Typical Venetian Motorboat to Murano Burano and Torcello""Get on board on a typical Venetian motor boat named ""topetta"" and start discovering the lagoon of Venice.Departing from the city center enjoy a ride through picturesque canals and the lagoon and visit the islands of Murano Burano and Torcello.Murano is famous since the XII Century for the artistic glass production. If you wish you can visit a glass factory and watch an expert glass master in action. The island is also rendered for San Donato Cathedral San Pietro Church
From EUR110.00
 
Murano by Private Watertaxi Including Glass Blowing Demo with Hotel Pickup
"Meet your private local guide at your Hotel ReceptionVisit and explore Murano with an exciting surprise! First you will ride in a private water taxi on the Grand Canal while admiring the most beautiful landscapes of Venice. Once we arrive at Murano Island you will walk through the historical center and visit the Cathedral of Santa Maria e Donato a VII Century Church of rare Romanesque style with original mosaics. After a 15-minute walk through Murano's quiet streets you will reach the designed glass factory. Here you will spend about 20 minutes observing the glass masters at work. Performing for you with their famous technique for glass-blowing and sculpture you will see how they make the two different objects.Would you like to try the glass slipper?If your foot fits
From EUR45.00
 
Private Tour: Murano Glass Workshop
"Visit one of the biggest glass factory on the Murano Islands and enjoy a 2-hours Murano glass beads workshop with a real craftsman.Enjoy a private water taxi transfer from your hotel (pick up from selected and centrally located hotel only) until with the supervision and help of a local craftsman. You will be able to take home your own creation!At the end of the workshop board the private water taxi transfer to your hotel.""""Visit a Murano Glass Factory enjoy a workshop and create your own jewels with real Murano Glass beads."title=Highlights&1=Private+tour+and+jewelry-making+workshop+in+Murano&2=Cruise+across+the+Venetian+Lagoon&3=See+where+the+world%27s+most+beautiful+glass+is+blown&4=Make+and+take+home+a+unique+piece+of+jewelry+using+Murano+glass+beads&5=Get+instruction+fro""
From EUR54.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Isola di Murano

BLOWN GLASS BEADS

Murano isn't a big island. The biggest issue why you travel to Murano is because of the Glass manufacturies. As soon as you go off the boat you find the bigget Murano glass factory in front of you....
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Calle Conterie 21, Murano Island, Venice, Veneto, 30141, Italy
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Fondamenta Vetrai, 77, Murano, 30141, Italy
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Fondamenta Madonna dell'Orto 3500, Cannaregio, Venice, Veneto, 30121, Italy
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Cannaregio 5039/B, Venice, Veneto, 30131, Italy
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Fondamenta Della Sensa, Cannaregio 3319, Venice, Veneto, 30121, Italy
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Cannaregio 5835, Venice, 30131, Italy
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Basilica dei SS Maria e Donato - Church of Santa Maria e San Donato

The beautiful colonnaded exterior of the apse of this church are the architectural highlight I found most memorable from my brief visit to Murano. The exterior of this church is very attractive, but...
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Museo del Vetro - Glass Museum

Housed in the Palazzo Giustinian on the Fondamenta Giustinian (a short step from the Murano Museo vaporetto stop) is the Glass Museum dedicated to Murano's long-standing connection with glass making....
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Chiesa della Madonna dell'Orto

[…] Tintoretto's six large canvases and four smaller ones are in Madonna dell'Orto. Eight of them are in the Chancel – all of the four smaller – allegorical figures representing Strength, Prudence,...
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Ca' d'Oro

In addition to current exhibitions, there is a very nice view from the balconies. Also there is another point of view to the Grand canal from the inner yard. It's easy to imagine how it was many years...
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Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Miracoli

The church of Santa Maria dei Miracoli takes you by surprise as you round the corner and get confronted with the elegant and spectacular marble facade. The campo around the church is actually very...
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Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo

In the local dialect the Basilica of Santi Giovanni e Paolo (Saints John and Paul) is better known as San Zanipolo. This huge church is home to the tombs of no less than 25 Venetian Doges and many...
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Top 5 Isola di Murano Writers

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Applelyn

"Murano...Master of Glass"
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royalempress

"Murano Island"
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Jerelis

"Largest island in the lagoon."
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calcaf38

"Heart of Glass - Murano"
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mardaska

"Murano"
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