Located in Santa Croce, this romantic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Tolentini and St. Mary of the Friars. Rialto Bridge and Ca' Rezzonico are also within ...
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Murano is a romantic neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Many visitors come for its beautiful outdoor settings, especially the island views. Book your hotel or B&B now and use Murano as your home base for exploring the sights in and around Venice.
The monuments and historic sites offer insight into the area's history, while the museums add a sense of refinement. Browse the collections at Museo del Vetro, Galleria Giorgio Franchetti alla Ca' d'Oro, or Wagner Museum. For cultural attractions, head to Church of San Pietro Martire, Piccolo Teatro Delle Melodie Veneziane, and Teatro Malibran. San Michele Island, Madonna dell'Orto, and Sant Alvise are monuments worth a look. Swing by Palazzo da Mula, Palazzo Giustinian, and Scuola Grande di San Marco to learn about local history. Aqualandia, Jesolandia Amusement Park, and Kartodromo Pista Azzurra are family favorites.
Shopping and boating are a couple of popular activities in the area. Local parks like Giardini della Biennale, Giardini Pubblici, and Papadopoli Gardens are peaceful spots. If you have some more time, pay a visit to Fondamenta Nuove Marina, Ca' D'Oro Waterbus, or San Marcuola Waterbus Stop.
A few of the most popular sights in the area include Rialto Bridge, St. Mark's Basilica, and Basilica di San Giovanni e Paolo. Cometa di Vetro, Church of Santa Maria e San Donato, and Bartolomeo Colleoni Monument are other must-sees.
You can inquire about options for water travel at the marina.
Murano is 3.3 miles (5.3 km) from the airport in Venice (VCE-Marco Polo). Treviso (TSF) is the next closest airport, 15.3 miles (24.7 km) away.