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Laguna di Venezia

Venice, Italy
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Many famous and fascinating islands can be found on this large body of water located between Venice and the Adriatic Sea. Murano, Burano, Torcello
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Venice, Italy
San Marco
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We used the vaporetto which, at 20€ for a 24 hour ticket, was great value to travel around Venice and the islands. You just work out which number takes you to your desired destination and hop on and off. We travelled to the Lido and...More

Thank sme20162016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveled to Venice in summer 2017. Went up on a gondola ride on the Laguna and enjoyed the experience tremendously. The water does have a bit of a smell closer to land, especially during summer months. However, you get the best views from the water...More

Thank Anjella T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many people book tour water busses and taxi's- when for only 20 euros you can visit all the islands in the Lagoon and if you have the energy use it for trips around the main parts of the city. You can buy the tickets from...More

Thank Denis_McQuade
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge Laguna of Venice which is home of 200+ islands.. where most of the island are empty... Many of them were habitant earlier however now have remains of old buildings..

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a boat from San Marco’s square through the laguna to Murano which is famous for their glass making & Burano which is famous for their lace. On the way we passed by the Lido island and a few more. On Moreno we saw...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We (my friends and I) love everything about my trip to Venice. This lagoon is full of life, and full of beauty. Make sure to gaze out onto the blue and everything next to it, for as long as you can. It is worth taking...More

Thank Titus D
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Take one of the many affordable water taxis to the outer islands like Burano & Murano. See the fishing villages & glass making factories. Real Venetians live here & they run some good restaurants & shops. Alternatively, think about taking a water taxi to/from the...More

Thank Joan H
Reviewed 5 October 2017

If you like travelling around on boats visit Venice. Our weekly water bus (ACTV citypass) took us everywher from Torcello to Choggia, Mestre to Lido.

Thank 982sue
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The lagoon is a mesmerizing place, and its history fascinating. The local people were driven further and further from solid land into the marshes and ended having to build this city on piles driven into the marshes. Their misfortune proved the worlds gain as Venice...More

Thank hfulton32
Reviewed 26 September 2017

While he Canal is the star, the Laguna is a well represented second act. Great views of Venice from this vantage point. We used the Vaporetto to get his vantage point, saving a lot of money hiring a boat.

Thank Jerry R
San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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17 June 2017|
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Response from jeannie g | Reviewed this property |
about half hour by ferry
26 May 2017|
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Response from ebcnaz | Reviewed this property |
I'd prioritize them and do the one I am most interested first and then just see how it goes. My philosophy, even thought you didn't ask is that my vacation means not adhering to a schedule. Having a list of options and just... More
22 May 2016|
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Response from UK_Badger88 | Reviewed this property |
I think the master glass blowing demonstration in one of the factory on the island of Murano is free. But you need to check the time when demonstration is given to the public.