Tour by boot of the Islands of the Venice Lagoon: it is easy and comfortable from Jesolo Camping Village
If you would like to give a boost to your holiday in Lido di Jesolo you cannot miss the trips to Murano, Burano and Torcello, the so called "tour of the Islands of Venice".The tour of the Islands near Venice is one of the most evocative trips in the Lagoon of Veneto, because it makes you see all the peculiarities of the three islands in a few hours and plunges you in the Lagoon's eternal atmosphere.
Venice Lagoon Tour: Stop in Murano
The first stop of the tour is Murano, known since 1291 as the “glass city”. The tour includes a stop at a furnace where you can admire the mastery of the local artisans in the art of the blown glass. You will attend the production of glass and see how the artisans realise masterpieces of various forms and sizes!
Venice Lagoon Tour: Stop in Burano
The Isle is defined as a “colourful palette” and with its multi-coloured little houses looks like a painting made with watercolours. According to the legend, the gaudy colors were of use to the fishermen who came back from the fishing to identify their home. Whether you believe in the legend or not, you will take a lot of pictures, for example of the canals with the boats, the colourful facades and the flowery balconies. But not only: the Isle of Burano is also known for the embroideries, produced with the old “tombolo”. The tour includes also a visit in the studio of lace.
Venice Lagoon Tour: Stop in Torcello
The Isle of Torcello is the littlest and oldest of the Islands of the venetian Lagoon. With only 15 inhabitants, the Island is a peaceful oasis with a calm and quiet atmosphere where you can relax yourself and take a walk through the uncontaminated nature, or admire the artistic and historical masterpieces, such as the Maria Assunta Cathedral, the legendary Bridge of the Devil and Attila’s throne.
How to make the tour of the Islands of Venice from Jesolo Camping Village
Lagoon Tour: full day
With departure from Cavallino-Treporti, circa 20 kilometres away from Jesolo Camping Village, the trip includes a guided tour of the three islands and at the end a stop in the city of Venice, in San Marco Square, with a visit of Rialto Bridge, the Bridge of Sighs and Canal Grande.
Lagoon Tour: half day
With departure from Punta Sabbioni (circa 20 kilometers away from Jesolo Camping Village) the tour by boot will let you find out the peculiarities and the magic of the three Venice Islands, where time seems to have stopped.
The trip is available every Thursday and lasts 4 hours. You can book it at the reception of Jesolo Camping Village!