Burano Island

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BURANO

Burano is one of the greater centers of the lagoon of Venice, with its 7,000 inhabitations around , a flourishing activity of fishing, laces and tourism. The characteristic of the motley houses attracts immediately the attention of the visitor, remembering him other forms of polychrome that can be find in other islands of Italy, for exemple in Pantelleria. To visit the church devoted to S. Martin where you could admire the "Crocifissione" a painting made by G.B. Tiepolo.  It is worth tasting, in one of the many restaurants of the island, the typical local dishes, all made with fish, among which the most appreciated for its originality is the "risotto" with "nero di seppia" or the "schie", shrimps of the lagoon that, together with "polenta", represents a unique speciality. Here in Burano you could admire a lace working demonstration

Choose to visit the island by boat or water taxi!
If you wish you can also ask for a guided excursion


Possibility of joining (with/without guide) full day mini cruises to the islands  

 




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