It is situated near to Torcello at the northern end of the Venetian Lagoon.

It is widely known for having small and brightly painted houses, which give the place the aura of being in a fairy-tale. If you are visiting Italy, do not forget to come and see this small cute island.
As it is only situated 7 kilometers from Venice, you can simply take a “vaporetto” and visit it. The trip lasts approximately 40 minutes trip.
Have in mind that it is an island, so it is normal to be linked by bridges. Mazzorbo is for example a place that is linked to the island by a bridge!
Its current population is estimated to be about 2,800. The residents do not choose the colors, with which the houses will be painted.
Colors follow a specific system originating from the golden age of its development. If you want to paint your home, you must send a request to the government.
If you are about to visit this colorful destination, do not forget to include the following attractions to your list.
The Church of San Martino having its leaning campanile and a painting by Giambattista Tiepolo is the first thing that is worth a visit!
The Oratorio di Santa Barbara and the Museum and School of Lace making are the other two thins that are worth sightseeing and you should not lose!
The tourists have only one way to explore the town and that is by foot. So, grab your comfortable shoes and start walking!