Experience the best of Florence in one day on this private tour of Florence. The tour starts with a private transfer by air-conditioned vehicle and an English speaking driver from your cruise ship at the port of Livorno ( Leghorn ) to Florence. Upon arrival you will soak up Florence’s must-see sights on a complete half-day tour of the city. With the live commentary of your expert local guide, describing Florence’s architectural, artistic and cultural attractions, answering your question as you go along. The tour will begin with a photo-stop at one of the most popular observation spots of Florence: Piazzale Michelangelo, driving past the Basilica di San Miniato al Monte, the finest Romanesque structure in Tuscany. Then, you will head to the historic city of Florence for a panoramic tour of the main monuments before delving deeper into Florence with a walking guided visit of the Duomo Complex. You will admire the Cathedral , notable for its dome designed by Filippo Brunelleschi, the Baptistery and Giotto’s Belltower before finishing the tour on Signoria Square dominated by the massive Palazzo Vecchio and by the beautiful Loggia dei Lanzi. A mid-day stop for a light lunch or snack (not included) followed by some free time. At the end of your Florence day tour, the driver will take you back to your cruise ship in Livorno.
Basilica of S. Miniato al Monte
Duomo ( inside visit – free entrance)
Giotto’s Belltower (outside)
DEPARTURE FROM THE PORT OF LIVORNO TO FLORENCE BY MINIVAN