Tour of Florence

Tour of Florence

Information about Tour of Florence

Location:
Rome City Centre
Florence
Rome City Centre
Duration:
12 Hours

Start From €500.00

General Information

This tour is designed for passengers that want to enjoy a day at a relaxed pace, admiring the immense and incomparable artistic and cultural heritage that Florence, has to offer.

Our local professional driver will accompany you in discovering the most important and famous sites and monuments of the city unmatched in the world,. You can also decide to hire an officiale tourist guide, Coliseum Skip the line Tickets (€ 20 pp), Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel Skip the line Thicket (€ 22 pp), Router Mobile Wifi (€10 per entire tour) 4 LG unlimited up 10 connection or organize a lunch break in a typical Italian Restaurant. The tour can be customized as you like or you can use the standard solution below.

About Florence: An important University center and UNESCO World Heritage Site, is considered the birthplace of the Renaissance and is universally recognized as one of the cradles of art and architecture and renowned as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, thanks to its numerous monuments and muses. During the Middle Ages Florence was an important cultural, commercial, economic and financial center. In the modern age it has served as the capital of the Grand Duchy of Tuscany. Florence is known as the cradle of the Renaissance. Signs of the city’s extraordinary literary, artistic and scientific developments that took place in the fourteenth and sixteenth centuries are seen everywhere.

Florence, with its artists, thinkers, writers, world-renowned scientists (just think of Leonardo da Vinci that created here many masterpieces such as the Mona Lisa, Michelangelo, Raphael, Botticelli, Niccolo Machiavelli, Filippo Brunelleschi, Galileo and many others) benefited in all respects, materially and spiritually of this great social change and became one of the catalysts of current thought, constituting one of the most important centers of rebirth of world culture.

The heart of Florence is located in Piazza della Signoria, with its majestic Palazzo Vecchio, the gallery of sculptural masterpieces in the Loggia dei Lanzi and the nearby Uffizi Gallery which is one of the most famous art museums in the world. Nearby is the cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore religious center, with its majestic dome, the largest ever built. The enormous Cathedral is beautifully adorned by the Bell Tower of Giotto, one of the most beautiful in Italy, and the Baptistery of San Giovanni, with its famous bronze doors amongst these is the golden gate of heaven.

The center of Florence with its hundreds of businesses is a paradise for shopping and entertainment, from the chic fashion boutiques and cafes, the lively historical open markets, as well as host to numerous nightclubs, discos, American -bar, lounge bar and meeting places for cocktails. It is difficult to condense a secular history and the thousands of tourist attractions to visit in this unique city, where the beauty and wonders of the place leave the visitor with an indelible memory over time.

TOUR DETAILS: Our professional English speaking chauffeur will pick you up at the hotel or apartment in Rome, at an agreed upon time which is generally 8:00am. The drive to Florence takes about 3 hours depending on traffic. Upon arrival in Florence the fantastic city tour begins where you will be introduced to all the highlights and many secrets of this wonderful city, a worldwide tourist destination that hosts millions of visitors annually. At the end of the tour, about 5:00pm, you will be driven back to Rome and dropped off at point of pick up or desired location in the city center.

DURATION: 12 HOURS

THE TOUR INCLUDE: English speaking driver and its vehicle available for the duration of the tour, fuel, tools, passenger liability insurance that is required by law and fuel.

THE TOUR DOES NOT INCLUDE: Entrance fees to sites, museums etc. , meals, official tour guide and everything not previously agreed upon.

NOTE: The driver is not an official guide and he is only able to provide information from within or near the vehicle.