Hosted Florence Tour

4 Days / 3 Nights

Day 1 Florence. Independent arrival at your 4* hotel. Day at leisure or enjoy one of your preselected activities.

Day 2 Florence. (B) Day to explore on your own or enjoy one of your preselected activities.

Day 3 Florence. (B) Day to explore on your own or enjoy one of your preselected activities.

Day 4 Florence. (B) Depart from hotel after breakfast.

 

Package includes: 3 nights hotel with breakfast and taxes daily and your choice of 2 activities from the list below.

 

*Morning Tour of Florence -

Viale dei Colli - Piazzale Michelangelo (stop) - Duomo complex (visit): the Baptistery, Gates of Paradise - the Cathedral (visit): Brunelleschi’s grandiose cupola, Giotto’s bell tower – Gallery of the Academy (visit)*: the original David by Michelangelo

(*) Gallery of the Academy: Closed on Monday. Replaced with visit to the Bargello Museum or the Medici Chapels.

 

*Afternoon Tour of Florence -

Fiesole - the Santa Croce Church (visit): tombs of Michelangelo, Machiavelli, Galileo and Rossini - Piazza Signoria: Palazzo Vecchio, Loggia del Lanzi – The Uffizi Gallery (visit)*: Botticelli, Michelangelo, Leonardo Da Vinci,

Raffaello, Giotto, Cimabue, Masaccio. The tour ends inside the museum.

(*) The Uffizi Gallery: Closed on Monday. Replaced with visit to the Museum of Palazzo Vecchio

 

*Full Day Tour of Siena & San Gimignano -

Off Season departs: Mon, Wed, Fri and Sat
Rest of year departs: daily
An excursion through the countryside of the Chianti area among delightful hills, with an ever-changing scenery of vineyards and olive trees. Upon arrival in Siena, a guided tour of the old city centre: walking along the small medieval streets, with the Cathedral, with the Piccolomini Library, the Opera Metropolitana Museum. The tour proceeds to Piazza del Campo, one of the most beautiful squares in Europe, the Town Hall. Free time for lunch (not included). Departure for San Gimignano, famous for its numerous towers, frescoes and other art treasures; free time to explore this city. On your return journey, admire the old medieval village of Monteriggioni enclosed by its famous walls, still intact. Return to Florence at approx. 17:45.

 

*Afternoon Tour of Pisa - An excursion through the picturesque Tuscan countryside towards the historical city of Pisa, famous for its architectural beauty. After the panoramic drive by bus along the Arno embankments, the tour proceeds on foot with a guided visit of Piazza dei Miracoli to find the celebrated Leaning Tower, the Baptistery, the Cathedral (visit), an unequalled masterpiece of Romanesque art carried out between the 11th and 12th centuries. Our assistant will walk you to Piazza dei Cavalieri, where the historic Scuola Normale resides, one of the most famous universities in the world. Return to Florence approx. at 19:30.

Departs: Daily from May 3 to Oct 18

Price: 399 EUR per person
Price From: 1120 EUR pp including air from NYC