FULL DAY FLORENCE PRIVATE TOUR for cruise ship clients (option 2)
For clients taking free bus service from ship to train station in Livorno Port, arriving Florence by train and returning to Livorno Port by train; about 50 minutes ride each way; about 15 Euros train tickets total per person (there is a train to Florence and back to Livorno every 15/20 minutes).
You will then arrive to the center of Florence to meet your private guide at Santa Maria Novella Train Station (guide with a sign of your name) to start the tour at the Piazza Duomo, main religious centre of Florence, to see the Duomo (outside, to see the famous Dome by Brunelleschi), then to the Battistero (outside, to see its famous bronze gates); we’ll continue with a visit to the Gallery of the Academy of Florence that house the famous David by Michelangelo; then to Santa Croce Church, where Michelangelo, Galileo and other Italian glories were buried. After lunch in a typical restaurant we’ll visit to the Uffizi Gallery, one of the most important Italian museums, it holds a collection of priceless artworks, particularly from the period of the Italian Renaissance. We’ll then walk the Signoria square, with its open air collection of famous statues, and Palazzo della Signoria; last stop will be at the Old Bridge, Ponte Vecchio, over the Arno River, then your guide will walk you back to train station.
We’ll prepay your entrance fees in advance in order to avoid the long queues.
Since the tour is private, for your party only, further customization of the tour is possible in order to accommodate special needs and desires.
Itinerary: Piazza Duomo, Academy Gallery, Santa Croce Church, Uffizi Gallery, Piazza Signoria, Ponte Vecchio
Duration: approx. 8 hours (including 1 hour break for lunch);
Meeting point: Florence Santa Maria Novella Train Station (guide with a sign client’s name at Train platform);
Meeting time: approx. 9:00/9:30 AM;
Private guide (7 hour service): included;
Entrance fees with priority access: included;
Meals and drinks: not included;
Drop off at Florence Train Station (to get the train back to port).
The tour is private: for your party only!
No lines to get in to the Accademia Gallery and Uffizi Gallery!
Contact us for a quotation.