Explore the cradle of the Renaissance on a full-day tour of Florence by car. See spectacular sights, such as the Santa Croce Church, Duomo, Piazza Signora and more. Take in the magnificent art of Michelangelo, with a visit to his famous statue of David.
What to Expect
The spiritual home of the Renaissance, the aristocratic city of Florence is home to more famous paintings than anywhere else on earth. On this full-day excursion by luxury, chauffeur-driven vehicle, you will explore the heart and soul of the city as you travel through graceful piazzas, stop off at world-class museums and stop of the enjoy panoramas that will leave you breathless.
You will have a personal driver/guide, with an in-depth knowledge of Florence that will give you a private citizen’s view of its magnificent art and architecture. You will be picked up from your hotel to tour sights such as Santa Croce Church to see Michelangelo’s original statue of David.
Move on to the Duomo and Baptistery, 2 of the most iconic buildings in the world. Allow yourself to feel as if you are standing between medieval and Renaissance times as you pause at Piazza Signora and watch the world go by.
Drive up to Piazzale Michelangelo to enjoy fantastic panoramas of the art-filled city below. Take in some of the Medici palaces, and stroll over the lively Ponte Vecchio, perhaps one of the most beautiful bridges in the world.
You will pause to take an optional lunch in a typical trattoria, while soaking up the rich culture and beauty of this most exquisite of cities. Your guide will be happy to share their local knowledge for you to use during the rest of your day or vacation in Florence.
At the end of the 7-hour excursion you will have a much greater depth of knowledge about the city that once made Stendhal so giddy with pleasure that they named a syndrome after him.
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees to attractions
Pick-up and drop-off from Florence hotels