The Islands of Venice by Private Bora Cruiser

COUNTRY Italy
REGION Veneto
AVAILABLE FROM Venice,
INTEREST Art & Culture, Romance, Luxury & Exclusive, Family Friendly,

Get ready to experience Venice in the most spectacular of ways as you board a Bora cruiser and get away from the bustling crowds to explore the most famous Venetian islands. Delve into Murano, world renowned for its old world glass blowing art. Journey along tothe post-card perfect island of Burano famed for exquisitehandmade lace knitted by locals. Head on to Torcello, the first human settlement in the lagoon established around the 5th century. Keep an eye out for the canals’ banks that have been reconstructed here as they were originally, with poles all around these small islands to keep the ground secure. On this captivating island, you will have the opportunity to see the small byzantine church of Santa Fosca with its beautiful portico as well as the bigger Basilica of Santa Maria Assunta with its famous mosaic that inspired Dante Alighieri’s Divine Comedy. Make sure not to miss the ruins of the original baptistery positioned right in front of the Basilica.