A day in Florence
This day excursion is designed for those who wish to focus on the best sites in Florence and enjoy a day without having to rush.
You will be greeted at the Port of La Spezia*. by our driver, and make your way to the most famous city in Tuscany, Florence! Here you can explore the Church of Santa Croce, the Duomo and Baptistery, the Ponte Vecchio, the Pitti Palace, and the Ufiizi Gallery, rich in unique artworks and masterpieces from the Reinessance period, prior to lunch. Moving on, you will stop at the Accademia, which houses Michelangelo's famous sculpture of David, among many other masterpieces which belonged to the powerful Medici family. After the Accademia, it will be time to head back to the port to board your ship.
We can also offer you a private licensed guide for the day to meet you in Florence for a walking that lasts min 4 hours. For rates, please contact us.
Please book your tickets for the Uffizi and the Accademia yourself. The best option is to call them and book the tickets directly over the phone: 011 39 055 294883.
You can book both museums on the same phone call. Please book the Uffizzi at 10:30am and the Accademia at 1:30pm in order to fit into the rest of the schedule for the day.
Please note that the Accademia and the Uffizi museum are closed on Mondays!
All rates are payable in cash (Euros only) at the end of the tour. Traveler's checks are also accepted with an additional commission fee of 10%. We do not accept credit cards.
Services include pickup from and drop-off back at your cruise ship in one of our luxury vehicles by an English-speaking driver
Lunch, gratuities, and any entrance fee to attractions is not included. Also please note that we may change the order of the itinerary at our discretion.
*Note: Because of security and lack of space in the port of La Spezia, all vehicles are forbidden from entering the port.
You would need to take a shuttle to exit the port and your driver will meet you where the shuttle stops.