Florence Tour from Rome- day trip from Rome. Including: hotel pick up, round trip transportation, skip the line for Academy Gallery and Michelangelo’s David, walking tour and lunch.
If your vacation is Rome-based and you don’t want the hassle of making travel arrangements on your own and you want to see as many of Florence top sights as possible in a day, then this Florence Tour from Rome is perfect for you!
You won’t have to worry about how to get to and return from Florence as you travel comfortably on the a/c equipped coach.
Once in Florence, you will meet the expert local guide that will take you to the first stop of this Florence Tour: a visit to the Academy Gallery.
The Accademia is home to the grand works of Michelangelo (the David) and Botticelli (Madonna and child), as well as many others.
The walking tour continues through the iconic streets of Florence and soon reaching the Duomo (Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore) with its beautiful dome by Brunelleschi, the Baptistry and Giotto’s Bell Tower.
Florence is as famous for its art as for its cuisine and as you will probably be hungry by now, what better than reaching its heart, Piazza della Signoria, and stop for a lunch of traditional local delicacies.
The Florence Tour from Rome will resume with a visit to the Basilica di Santa Croce where Michelangelo and other great artists are buried.
Next on the menu, a visit to a number of craftsmen workshops to see local masters at work with leather product, gold and other jewellery.
At around 5pm, hop back on the coach for the return trip to Rome where you will arrive just in time for dinner, with the opportunity of a drop off in central locations.
Discount for children 3 to 7 years old. Free for children aged 2 and below.
This tour runs on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
A mimimum of 8 participants required for the tour to be confirmed.
Free pick up
Relax on the coach
Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore
Giotto’s Bell Tower
Piazza della Signoria
Via dei Calzaioli
Piazza della Repubblica
Fontana del Nettuno
Loggia della Signoria
Basilica Santa Croce
Masters at work
Back to Rome
Piazza della Repubblica
Navigate through the tuscan countryside in a modern a/c coach
Reach Florence, the birthplace of Renaissance, and meet the expert local guide
Visit the Accademia Gallery and let your jaw drop in front of the famous David of Michelangelo
Walking tour around the major sights: Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore, Battistero, Giotto’s Bell Tower
Head to Piazza della Signoria to enjoy a lunch of tuscan delicacies
Visit the Basilica of Santa Croce where Michelangelo is buried
Watch Florence’s craftsmen at work with leather, gold and jewellery as per secular tradition
Relax on the journey back to Rome
ENTRANCE TO CHURCHES CAN BE DENIED IF KNEES AND SHOULDERS ARE NOT COVERED
A minimum of 8 participants required for the tour to be confirmed.