Murano Island, Murano, Italy

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  • 4 mentions in Florence, Venice & Milan: Day Trips & Local Hangouts (food & music)?

    • Jaclyn R.

      Jaclyn R. said, "...known for the food- well, I guess if you like fish it could be good. What I loved was going to Murano Island. Sadly a lot of the Murano glass near Saint Marks is made in China so buyer BEWARE. When..." See More

    • Russell G.

      Russell G. said, "...You cannot bring this stuff home so eat all you can while you are there. While in Venice please do see Murano Island. What they do with glass is spectacular. Also, Harry's is a must stop for the first time tourist..." See More

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...David, and Ponte Vecchio. As for Venice, I would say the must sees are San Marco Square and the Doge's Palace. Murano Island for glass blowing, if that intrigues you. I also really enjoyed Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Scuola Grande Di San..." See More

    • Kathy W.

      Kathy W. said, "...views and wine! In Venice, just wander the streets and enjoy! You can also take a short water taxi out to Murano Island and see the glass factories. Very fun trip for your second day...." See More

  • 2 mentions in First time in Italy. Advice please.

    • Stuart W.

      Stuart W. said, "...from the airport from the hotel is easy. Travel by vaporetto: 20 euros for a 24-hour pass, even to Lido and Murano Island. Walk everywhere; surprises await even down the narrowest alley. Make a list by artists (Bellini, Vivarini, etc.) of..." See More

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...would recommend would be staying around Basilica di San Marco. Some highlights I would not miss are a day trip to Murano Island, Basilica di San Marco, Campanile di San Marco, Grand Canal, Rialto Bridge,Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Cà d'Oro, Scuola Grande..." See More

  • 2 mentions in 24 hours in Venice. What would you do, see, eat and go?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...the ferry over to Cimitero di San Michele . It's a very old and beautiful cemetery island.From there, sail over to Murano Island. The island is most famous for its glass art. There are plenty of free galleries to look at..." See More

    • Marie A.

      Marie A. said, "...you can get day passes etc. We got the 48hr pass which allowed us to visit the two nearby islands of Murano and Burano which were well worth the visit!..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Free things to do in Venice?

    • Maria O.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Maria O. said, "...one day Vaporetto ticket - this can be used for 24 hours and will take you to all of the islands: Murano Island Burano Torcello Island - are the most popular. The ticket will cost you €20 but, as each 60min trip..." See More

    • Riccardo C.

      Riccardo C. said, "...Rialto Bridge, Grand Canal using the line n.1 (better that you invest in a 3 days ticket for public boat service), Murano Island, Burano and Torcello Island islands (using the same 3 days ticket). After seen these very classic places, you..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Must sees in La Spezia, Florence, and Venice????

    • Polly B.

      Polly B. said, "...In Venice, I'd spend one day visiting churches and museums, one day just walking around, and one day visiting Murano Island, Burano, and (maybe) Torcello Island.The clubs in Venice are on Lido, which is also the beach island (but I wouldn't..." See More

    • Kim S.

      Kim S. said, "...you may not have time to squeeze that in this short trip. Eat the Bistecca alla Fiorentina somewhere! In Venice, visit Murano Island& Burano. Visit San Marco Square during the day and at night! Walk around, get lost and then look..." See More

  • 1 mention in Visit Venice or spend more time in Positano?

    • Ieva S.

      Ieva S. said, "...when I discovered the islands! It feels like time travelling, like transferring to another Universe after only 15mins on a boat! Murano Island, Burano and Torcello Island are an absolute must-see for everyone visiting Venice. Especially Burano with the amazing colors..." See More

  • 1 mention in Planning a one week trip to Italy with 10 yr olds.

    • Krista R.

      Krista R. said, "...of St.Callixtus. If you do go to Venice, the kids might like to see a glass blowing demonstration at Burano or Murano Island! If your kids are active, consider visiting Cinque Terre, for lots of hiking and beautiful beaches! Have fun!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to visit in Italy

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...:)Take the ferry over to Cimitero di San Michele. It's a very old and beautiful cemetery island.From there, sail over to Murano Island. The island is most famous for its glass art. There are plenty of free galleries to look at..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best itinerary to visit Europe - 15 days

    • Renate F.

      Renate F. said, "...and beautiful). See Basilica di San Marco and the Doge's Palace. Perhaps, take a short vaporetto ride to the island of Murano Island to see the glassblowers.Days 10: Fly to Paris from the really good Venice Marco Polo Airport. Check in at..." See More

  • 1 mention in Which places are must go to places?

    • Julie S.

      Julie S. said, "...Hi Kichi, it's ages since I was there, but I loved the coloured houses of Burano; and the glass craftwork of Murano Island. Just catch a boat to either...." See More

  • 1 mention in What is your best travel selfie?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...in the rearview/side mirrors of this tuk tuk in Bangkok: And my reflection in wall of shattered mirrors at Glasstress on Murano Island .Can't wait to see others!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Italy Trip Advice?

    • Alex G.

      Alex G. said, "...visit the Fortress Venezia: climb that tower, get enough vaporetto in your system, get lost while walking away from the center, Murano Island -- blow your own glass Florence: aka best place on Earth; Duomo, the market, ravioli, the jewelry bridge, the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Honeymoon Itinerary -- To stay in Siena or Cinque Terre?

    • Sondra S.

      Sondra S. said, "...you get there- rides will stop if weather not good. You can walk Venice to see highlight- do not go to Murano Island unless you want to spend thousands on a chandelier. 2 nights in Florence is a must- book tickets to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Nice places to visit with kids in Venice?

    • Flavian C.

      Flavian C. said, "...Try the Murano Island, but on an organised trip. There are glass molding and sculpting demonstrations. Also there is a nice park in the south of Venice: Parco delle Rimembranze. If you visit the Doge's Palace, Cathedral or other famous attractions..." See More

  • 1 mention in Any "Off the Beaten Path" places to go in Venice?

    • Taylor G.

      Taylor G. said, "...Hey Aerin, While in Venice I really enjoyed taking a day trip to the outer islands of Burano and Murano Island. Many people overlook a visit to these islands, especially Burano. But Burano is simply amazing! The colorful houses are beautiful,..." See More

  • 1 mention in First trip to Italy, where should we stay in Rome and Venice?

    • buard i.

      buard i. said, "...stay anywhere as it's small. you can walk from one point to an other, take the boat and visit islands ( Murano Island, Burano). I rent an appartment which is very practical (homelidays, AirBnB, abritel...). you have to walk to the..." See More

  • 1 mention in 4 days in London 4 days in Venice

    • Polly B.

      Polly B. said, "...to do in Venice! Return to the Piazza San Marco after dusk for a romantic stroll.DAY 8 visit the islands of Murano Island, Burano, and Torcello Island..." See More

  • 1 mention in One week in Italy for the first time, where to go?

    • Ihsan T.

      Ihsan T. said, "...the Archangel and Saint Magnus and the Spanish Steps A gondola ride for an hour in Venice and a tour in Murano Island In Florence there is a lot to do actually... a trip to Pisa and museums trips and vineyards ...." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do with 24 hours in Venice?

    • Sabine S.

      Sabine S. said, "...you can "squeeze" it in, book a boat trip (starting at Riva degli Schiavoni, down Piazza San Marco) to the islands Murano Island and Burano in the lagoon of Venice. Great tips for a short stay you'll find at https://quickvenic e.com/ You..." See More

  • 1 mention in Venice for free

    • Maria O.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Maria O. said, "...a 48 or 72 hour Vaporetto ticket you can travel along the lagoon and visit some of the interesting islands like Murano Island Burano (for the pretty coloured houses)and maybe Isola di San Michele There are many great little hidden cafes off..." See More

  • 1 mention in Should I stay in Venice or visit Lecco and other surrounding cities?

    • Ieva S.

      Ieva S. said, "...islands which are 15-20mins by boat from the historical center. You'll be amazed, guaranteed...after only 15mins on a boat you'll reach Murano Island, Burano and Torcello Island. Especially recommended are Burano with the amazing colors (each house painted in a different..." See More

  • 1 mention in 15 days in europe, Rome as anchor what other cities should include for mix

    • mona j.

      mona j. said, "...tickets. Rome->Florence->Venice->Paris From Florence plan a day trip to Pisa ...and in Venice plan day trips to the outer islands of Murano Island, Burano and Torcello Island. They are worth it, much different than Venice...." See More

  • 1 mention in 48 hours in Venice

    • Bianca S.

      Bianca S. said, "...If glass blowing interests you at all, you should ferry over to Murano Island. So pretty! You can watch glass being blown and pick up some souvenirs. And you HAVE to go to Boutique Del Gelato . I waited in line..." See More

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