The pearls of the lagoon
Murano, Burano and Torcello are undoubtedly the most famous islands of the Venetian lagoon. Murano is a world famous island where the finest glass objects are still produced with a six-centuries old technique. If Murano glass made a name for the island of Murano, Burano and Torcello are equally considered two of the most charming islands of Venetian lagoon. Burano island, famous for the production on Burano lace (merletto), will captivate you with the bright colours of its houses. After visiting the islands of Murano and Burano,Torcello island will reward you with the unexpected quite and silence which surround the museum and the basilica of Santa Maria Assunta, dating back to early Middle Ages.