Murano Glass Maker Private Excursion

  • Discover Murano and the ancient tradition of glass blowing
  • Take a private boat to Murano island
  • Enjoy centuries-old history

Embark on a captivating journey into the world of glassmaking by experiencing a day as a skilled glassmaker on the colourful island of Murano. Renowned for its rich tradition of glass craftsmanship, Murano offers you the opportunity to partake in a private lesson, immersing yourself in the artistry of glass creation. Witness the mesmerising spectacle of master glassblowers shaping molten glass within the fiery depths of the furnace and become a glassmaker for the day.

The workshop unfolds with the meticulous production of a glass piece, crafted with precision and care. Completed works are promptly dispatched to customers' homes after the class.

Your journey begins with your dedicated guide meeting you at the hotel and escorting you to Murano via a private motorboat. Along the scenic route, your guide provides insight into the ancient tradition of glassmaking, setting the stage for the live demonstration you are about to witness. Glassblowing, a transformative moulding technique involving the inflation of molten glass using a rod, is skillfully executed by the artisans known as glassblowers.

Murano glass boasts a centuries-old legacy, symbolising both artistic and artisanal excellence. Each handcrafted piece reflects a meticulous attention to detail, with production techniques passed down through generations, ensuring the unparalleled uniqueness of every creation. As your immersive experience concludes, your guide will facilitate your return to the hotel, leaving you with incredible memories of Murano's timeless glassmaking heritage.

Prices: From £300 per person (maximum of 3 guests)

Operates: Daily, on request

Start time: TBC when in resort

Duration: 3 hours

Included: Professional guide, private boat transfer, Glassmaker class

Not Included: Lunch and snacks

To book this excursion, please call one of our Italy Experts. Please note that excursions operate seasonally from April – October and are subject to availability and minimum numbers. Start times and departure points shall be reconfirmed once in resort.

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