August 10, 2018 – Florence, Pisa and Chianti Wine in Villa tour from Livorno
from 119,00 €
Date: 10 August 2018
Port: Livorno port
|Category:||Shared Shore Excursions From Livorno|
Shared Tour To Discover Tuscany and Enjoy Pisa and Florence
Please, do not choose us if you like crowded tours.
From the Port of Livorno directly to the Leaning Tower of Pisa
Our tour leader will wait you just outside your cruise (we have pass to reach the cruises inside the port) with our comfortable minivan, ready to start your Day Trip.
We will drive you to the university town of Pisa, where you will have a brief stop by the Field of Miracles for photographs and to admire the famous Leaning Tower.
The famous Bell Tower leans about 16 feet out of perpendicular. Efforts to stabilize the building are made constantly together with a continued monitoring process of the structure.
Also you will visit the Duomo’s Square of Pisa, Piazza dei Miracoli with his Baptistery and the Cathedral. Then we will pass through Piazza Dei Cavalieri, which has a stunning facade designed by Giorgio Vasari. After that, you will see the picturesques Arno river streets called “Lungarno” with their historic buildings and their shops.
Florence Tour with a Personal Experience
Then we will leave the Town of Pisa in direction of the Tuscan countryside towards Florence. We will drive around the city up to the hills and passing before from the old gate to the city, the Porta Romana, with his Pitti Palace, which hosts many galleries and museums and a magnificent park called the Boboli Gardens.
We will continue to learn about Florence’s rich cultural history during your sightseeing tour. Will see Piazza della Signoria with its impressive sculptures and imposing palazzi: the multi-coloured Marble Duomo and Baptistery, famous for its bronze doors that Michelangelo dubbed “the Gates of Paradise”.
The Uffizi Gallery and the Gallery of the Academy: the heart of the Florence Art
Visit the Uffizi Gallery (skip the line option), is not so far from Piazza della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio, where you can admire the unique magnificent paintings of Michelangelo, Botticelli, Raffaello, Leonardo Da Vinci. Also you have the opportunity to visit Accademia Gallery wich is another important museum, where it’s conserved the original statue David of Michelangelo
You will be amazed by the magnificence of Santa Maria del Fiore, Giotto’s Bell and the Basilica of Santa Croce.
A walking tour into the centre gives the opportunity of enjoying the charm of the City. Walking along the Arno River and across Ponte Vecchio, the old Bridge famous for the beautiful jewellery shops.
After that you cannot to miss the amazing views from Piazzale Michelangelo (named after the artist who sculpted the original David statue). Here there is a fantastic and panoramic terrace that faces on the city, from where you can take the most beautiful pictures better than a simple postcard.
Your free Time for Lunch and Shopping in Florence
Free time is fundamental to make your visit really exclusive and tailored. For shopping lovers or the hungry people, there are also many shops and “trattoria” to have a lunch into, so everyone can satisfy their desires whether it be a charming souvenir, an handmade jewel or to taste the authentic flavour of a plate of italian pasta! Our driver, completely at your disposition, will lead and will advise you for some good place for eating and shopping.
Exclusive Wine Tasting in Chianti Area: Taste the Tuscany!
Our exclusive daily tour will finish inside an old and historic Villa in the Chianti Area, where you will be fully transported into the world of the winery and wine making. You will discover all the secrets of the Chianti wine and an expert will teach you how to identify and better appreciate authentic italian wines. With a glass of good Chianti wine, you will enjoy also the unique taste of the Tuscan Extra Virgin Olive Oil, an authentic explosion of italian flavour.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Cruise Port of Livorno|
|SUGGESTED WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|