If you are looking out for day trips from Venice. Then, Murano and Burano is must visit.
These are two famous islands, Murano and Burano. They are just around 30 to 45 minutes journey from Venice.
Murano is famous for Glass factories, where you can get a free demo on how glass show piece is made. They blow glass and make a beautiful horse from it within 5 minutes. It’s worth going there and seeing the craftsmen ship. After you finish seeing the demo, you can walk around the shops where you get a lot of these glass items which would make a wonderful souvenir
How to go to Murano island?
Murano is a 30 minutes ride from Venice’s Trochetto stop. The stop name at Murano is “Murano Colonna”.
In Burano, you will see houses of different colors on the banks of the canals and it is a photographer’s or artist’s paradise. You need to go to this place just to enjoy the beautiful colors. The other attactions here are the lace shops and the face masks.
How to go to Burano island?
Take Laguna Nord boat from the stop Murano Faro. It is the next stop from where you arrived at Murano. Journey is half an hour.