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Visit Burano on a cruise departing from Venice

The small and charming island of Burano, with its many boats, its bridges and its colorful houses is a perfect destination to visit both individually and as a route on a cruise departing from Venice.

The city of Venice is considered as a real reference point for travel on a cruise in the Mediterranean: its port, extended and modernized in recent years, provides terminals generously developed for maximum efficiency in the management of the process of embarking and disembarking passengers on numerous cruise ships.

The cruises that depart from Venice are a real spectacle not only for the trip itself: in fact, the port is a place for young and old, ideal to spend some time to admire the input and the output of the big names signatures international cruise.
Costa Cruise and MSC Cruises in the first place, but also names such as CroisiEurope, a company proud to boast a huge fleet of 27 cruise ships.
The latter offers a visit to the island of Burano in cruise aboard its ships and Vasco de Gama Symphonie, respectively cruises "Venetian Lagoon" and "Venice, the Lagoon and the Po Delta". Your excursion to the island of Burano lasts a whole day.

What to do once you get off the ship?

In addition to the picturesque colored houses, with their bright colors that form the backdrop to the serene world of fishermen, on the island stand the St. Martin's Church, which became a symbol of the island itself with its leaning tower, and the Lace Museum in Piazza Galuppi.

From the Venice's harbor are also within easy reach of all the other local attractions.

Your cruise line, CroisiEurope offers comfortable ships designed to provide maximum space and comfort.
The warm colors, light and delicious cabins provide a pleasant atmosphere, thanks to a young fleet renewal and where safety are the two watchwords.

CroisiEurope is today regarded as the shipping company leader in European river tourism, for its dynamism, sense of innovation and excellent value for money.

Visiting Burano with a budget tour

It's also possible to get to Burano starting from the beautiful Piazza San Marco in Venice, taking an organized budget boat tour. The boat trip to Burano takes about half a day, it's cheap, and it will take you through the various islands of the lagoon near Burano, as Murano and Torcello. The half day excursion by boat can be booked online at this page: budget boat tour to Burano, Murano and Torcello.

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Venice Accommodation

We hope to please suggesting some facilities such as hotels, inns and bed & breakfast in Venice in order to help you find accommodation or rooms in Venice or nearby. Try out our Venice accommodation deals finder.

Hotel Frari 1 Venice

Frari 1

Location: Venice

Frari 1 offers accommodation in Venice. Frari 1 boasts views of the city is 700 metres from Grand Canal. The kitchen features a microwave. A TV is fe...

Frari 1, online reservation: you can book your room at the hotel "Frari 1" by clicking on its name and visiting its own page.

room rates starting from 236,00 €

Hotel Casa Pisani Canal Venice

Casa Pisani Canal

Cannaregio 6105

Location: Venice

This small and comfortable guest house is situated in the heart of Venice, overlooking the Santa Marina Canal. It provides elegant accommodation and a...

Casa Pisani Canal, online reservation: you can book your room at the hotel "Casa Pisani Canal" by clicking on its name and visiting its own page.

room rates starting from 119,00 €

Hotel Alloggi Barbaria Venice

Alloggi Barbaria

Castello 6573

Location: Venice

Alloggi Barbaria is 10 minutes' walk from St. Mark's Square. It is ideal for visiting Venice Lagoon's islands at only 450 metres from the Fondamenta N...

Alloggi Barbaria, online reservation: you can book your room at the hotel "Alloggi Barbaria" by clicking on its name and visiting its own page.

room rates starting from 115,00 €

Bed and Breakfast Sarah Sun Island Venice

Sarah Sun Island

Isola Della Giudecca

Location: Venice

Sarah Sun Island is a Boat and Breakfast created into a splendid yatch docked docked in Giudecca island, Venice.

Sarah Sun Island, online reservation: you can book your room at the Bed and Breakfast "Sarah Sun Island" by clicking on its name and visiting its own page.

Bed and Breakfast Le Guglie Venice

Le Guglie

Cannaregio

Location: Venice

The bed and breakfast Le Guglie overlooks the Cannaregio Canal which is directly connected to the most famous Grand Canal and is located in the neighborhood of the ancient Jewish Getto.

Le Guglie, online reservation: you can book your room at the Bed and Breakfast "Le Guglie" by clicking on its name and visiting its own page.

Bed and Breakfast Venice Resorts Venice

Venice Resorts

Santa Croce

Location: Venice

The Bed and Breakfast Venice Resorts is a place where guests can feel at home, rooms where they can read, think and relax after a day spent in the heart of Venice.

Venice Resorts, online reservation: you can book your room at the Bed and Breakfast "Venice Resorts" by clicking on its name and visiting its own page.

Eating out in Venice

Any suggestions about where eating out can never do harm, too. We tried to make a selection of the best restaurants, pizzerias and wine bars typical of Venice


Estro - Vino e Cucina Venice

Estro - Vino e Cucina

"Estro - Vino e Cucina" in Venice offers Cicchetti and typical Venetian cuisine with a slight oriental reinterpretation of its Japanese chef.

Location: Venice

Estro - Vino e Cucina, online reservation: you can make your reservation by clicking on the name "Estro - Vino e Cucina" and visiting its own page.

Ogio Ristorante Contemporaneo Venice

Ogio Ristorante Contemporaneo

The Contemporary Restaurant Ogio offers a revisited Venetian cuisine for romantic dinners, theme nights and Murder by Death in Venice.

Location: Venice

Ogio Ristorante Contemporaneo, online reservation: you can make your reservation by clicking on the name "Ogio Ristorante Contemporaneo" and visiting its own page.

Il Caffè Gelato e l'Atelier della Pizza Venice

Il Caffè Gelato e l'Atelier della Pizza

Coming back from Burano, the ideal place where to eat one of the best pizzas in Venice, naturally with a icecream no less good.

Location: Venice

Il Caffè Gelato e l'Atelier della Pizza, online reservation: you can make your reservation by clicking on the name "Il Caffè Gelato e l'Atelier della Pizza" and visiting its own page.

Where to buy local handicraft products around Venice

In the globalized market has become very difficult to buy local crafts in places that you go to visit. Let us, therefore, to suggest the reliable shops where you can buy the authentic pieces and not imported.

New Arte Fuga Burano

New Arte Fuga

Location: Burano

The New Arte Fuga shop in Burano offers exclusively original Murano glass objects of its own manufacture.

New Arte Fuga, buy online: you can send your enquiry to "New Arte Fuga" by clicking on its name and visiting its own page.

Burano Tours and Venice Tours

Boat tours to Burano Murano Torcello Venezia

Boat Excursion to Murano, Burano and Torcello

Duration: about 4 hours

Period: available all year!

This fascinating boat trip in Venice islands offers you a Murano, Burano and Torcello half-day sightseeing tour without taking too much time away from visiting Venice: this Venice lagoon trip has, in fact, a total duration of four hours and includes short stops on all three islands. A pleasant and economical way to make a trip to Burano, Murano and Torcello, departing from the central San Marco Square. For your Burano tour's reservation, please click on the button below.


Boat Trip to Murano and Burano

Duration: about 4/41/2 hours

Period: from 1st April to 31st October

This boat trip in the lagoon will allow you to concentrate the 4 hours at your disposal to visit Murano and Burano, the two most famous islands of Venice. The stops on the islands will be about an hour in Murano, where you can admire the glass working in a glass factory and an hour and a half in Burano, where you can visit a typical lace shop. The guided tours to these places will still optional and you can choose how to manage your visit to the islands. Also this tour departs from Piazza San Marco.


And if you prefer the same excursion, but having lunch in Burano:


Discover Burano's Secret Corners

Duration: 45 minutes

A tour to visit Burano with a tourist guide who will accompany you to the most beautiful spots. Thanks to this guided tour in Burano, you can admire both the famous corners of the island and its hidden corners that only local people know.


An alternative option of this tour is the half-day excursion to Burano and San Francesco del Deserto.


These tours start from the island of Burano, so you need to reach the scene with the line 12 ACTV water bus.


Gondola Tours in Venice

Duration: variuos

In our section about the gondola tours in Venice, you can book the gondola ride you like directly online, starting from 31,00 €. If you are looking for a romantic evening in Venice and unforgettable, we recommend you the Venice Redentore in private gondola, the Historical Regatta in private gondola, or the gondola serenade.


Week end in Venice

Plan your weekend in Venice: take a ride in our section dedicated to museums, events, tours, attractions and hotels in Venice and lagoon islands.
Compose online your holiday package in Venice, adding to cart individual services and booking them all at once!

All these services are offered by a venetian tour operator.

Local Handicrafts

Murano glass shop

New Arte Fuga - Lume Glass Factory

Via Giudecca, 132 - 30142 Burano (Venice Italy)

The New Arte Fuga shop in Burano, which is also a small glass factory, offers exclusively original Murano glass objects of its own manufacture.

Inside this shop it's possible to enjoy for free the "glass lume processing", typical of the area around Murano.

Download the coupon for "New Arte Fuga" by clicking on the button below: showing it in the shop you will be entitled to a discount or a freebie.

Burano Accommodation

Laguna Blu Bed and Breakfast in Burano

Burano Bed and Breakfast

Calle Daffan, 379 - 30142 Burano

Book your room in Burano, in the heart of the Venice Lagoon. Stay directly in the quiet Piazza Baldassare Galuppi of Burano.

holiday lettings homes and apartments in burano

Holiday lettings, homes and apartments in Burano

Would you like to stay in a typical colorful house of Burano, once inhabited by fishermen and lace-makers?

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