Private day trip in a houseboat to Murano, Burano and Torcello

Duration: approx. 6 hours 

Location: Venice


Why choose this experience?

1 For a different day to the usual and to discover Murano, Burano and Torcello
2 Because you will relax on a fully equipped boat at your disposal for a comfortable time on board
3 To enjoy the beautiful scenery that the Venice lagoon gives from this unique perspective

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Important information


all year (subject to availability).

Departure point:

you can choose between two different points of embarkation

  • Venice, Rio delle Guglie, Fondamenta San Giobbe (near the location of San Giobbe of the University Ca' Foscari)
  • Venice Lido, Canale del Casinò, Via Domenico Selvo.
Departure time

Every day

10.00 am

Languages available

no explanations; the skipper speaks Italian and English.


The total price for the service is €600.00, for up to a maximum of 7 passengers. 

approx. 6 hours
  • Navigation as planned
  • Skipper
  • Diesel
  • Any stops not covered by the program
  • Lunch
  • What is not specified under "Inclusions"
Additional information:

Before booking, please be advised that it is compulsory to print a paper copy of the voucher issued at the end of the online reservation and bring it with you the day of the tour.

No credit or refunds will be given in the case of a NO SHOW (if you don't show up at the meeting point at the time indicated on your voucher).

The houseboat can accommodate up to a maximum of 7 people.

Programmed stops: Murano (approx. 1 hour); Burano (approx. 1 hour and a quarter); Torcello (approx. 45 min.); bathing at S. Erasmo near Massimiliana Tower.

To check the availability of the service, requests must be made at least 15 days in advance.

PLEASE NOTE: in case of cancellation after payment (see Terms and Conditions of the contract > Cancellation Policies), from any refund will be deducted 30% of the amount paid to cover administrative expenses.

In exceptional cases and/or reasons of force majeure (i.e. acts of nature, strikes, exceptional closures,serious unexpected events or health problems experienced by the person in charge with the service after which it is really impossible to find a substitute) the service you booked might be cancelled. If this should happen, you will be informed as soon as possible and, according to the type of service you booked, you will have the possibility to choose between postponing the service on the first date available or receiving a total refund of the price paid, if the cancellation policy of the service itself allows a refund.

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Full description

Discover the three main islands of Venice with an exclusive private houseboat tour in Venice! Our Murano, Burano and Torcello islands tour will allow you to get in touch with the soul of Venice and its enchanting lagoon...

Houseboat rentals in Venice, Italy are in high demand: the peculiar shape of these vessels and their light weight makes them ideal to navigate the low and fragile canals around Venice. The houseboats are motor boats that are easy to steer and fully equipped for a comfortable experience.

Our Murano, Burano and Torcello tour will allow you to relax on board of the houseboat, while an experienced skipper will take you on an unforgettable Venice lagoon boat trip!

Murano Burano Torcello Venice islands tours are one of the most exciting experiences that Venice offers... Three beautiful islands immersed in a charming atmosphere of times gone by, keepers of ancient traditions, art and history.

This new Murano, Burano, Torcello tour includes a stop at each of the three islands to enable you to visit them and to appreciate the differences and similarities.

Murano (approx. 1 hour) is known around the world for its artistic glass. The island is home to numerous kilns, the Glass Museum and several beautiful religious buildings; at Burano (approx. 1 hour and a quarter), you will be able to admire the famous brightly coloured houses which the island is famous for, visit the Lace Museum and taste the typical bussolai; Torcello (approx. 45 min.) is one of the greenest and most savage islands of the lagoon and during the stop you will be able to visit the beautiful Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, the Province Museum and the legendary Devil's Bridge. The total duration of the Venice houseboat tour will be about 6 hours, starting at 10am and returning around 4pm.

Weather permitting, during the houseboat tour in Venice, you will also have the possibility to have a dip in the lagoon near the island of St. Erasmus.

The houseboat hire Venice for the Venice lagoon tour – price includes the boat with skipper in Venice rental and fuel for the entire navigation route which can accommodate up to 7 people.

A new way to tour Murano, Burano and Torcello in Venice and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of these islands on board of a houseboat in Venice at your complete disposal.

Are you staying at Venice Lido and do not know how to get to Murano, Burano and Torcello? The Venice Italy boat tours can also start from there!

The meeting point of the houseboat hire Venice at Cannaregio or Venice Lido, will have to be agreed at the time of booking your boat tour in Venice.

Ask for availability for this unique houseboat tour in Venice and be enchanted by the islands of the lagoon: Murano, Burano and Torcello are waiting for you!

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