Discover the "Cradle of the Renaissance" at your own pace on an 11-hour trip from Rome. Explore the city and take a guided tour to see Ponte Vecchio, Duomo and many other sights.
What to Expect
Explore the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance and one of the most romantic cities in Europe on a full-day trip to Florence, driving across Italy to walk along medieval streets and admire art and architecture by Michelangelo, Brunelleschi and more.
Relax on the transfer from Rome. Upon arrival you are free to explore to see sights such as the impressive Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, topped by Brunelleschi's majestic dome. Go to Piazza della Signoria to see Renaissance sculptures in the square, including a copy of Michelangelo's “David” in the courtyards of Palazzo della Signoria, Duomo and more.
Stroll along the banks of the Arno River, crossing the covered Ponte Vecchio for some of the best views of Florence. Florence is also a great city for shopping, and there will be plenty of time to discover leather markets and stores selling Italian and international goods.
- Tour escort / guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off for hotels within the Aurelian walls
- Small-group tour
- Round-trip shared transfer
What's Not Included
- Gratuities (optional)
Know Before You Go
• It is suggested to wear comfortable clothes and shoes. In summer, bring a bottle of water; in winter, don't forget an umbrella.