This island just near Burano is a small
green oasi inhabitated only by 9 friars and is visitable every day
from 9.00-11.00am to 15.00-17.00pm.
It is possible to visit the church
and its wonderful gardens where, as people say, there is a tree
germinated from the stick of S. Francesco d'Assisi.
Monastery: Phone 041-5286863
reach San Francesco
del Deserto Island:
time is good, from the dock of Burano near the church with a small
rowing boat called "santolo".