Venice if full of hidden places that are as charming as the famous landmarks. non-touristy things to do in venice ~get lost ~boat tour on canal grande: vaporetto buy a travel card ~rialto market!!! ~murano island for glass blown workshops ~eat on Murano at Osteria La perla Ai Bisatei ~Burano Island 40mins by water bus. Colorful buildings. Capital of finest laces+doilies. Lace Museum at night, after dinner, or early in the morning is best time for Venice!