If this is your first time in Tuscany, you simply cannot miss out on Florence. You also deserve a proper introduction! Our trips to Florence are a perfect opportunity to get to know this city.
You will travel to Florence in one of our comfortable air-conditioned minivans. Our expert guides will wait for you in the center, ready to take you on a guided walking tour of Florence. As you walk you will retrace the city's Roman origins, see the 15th century Pitti Palace, lovely Ponte Vecchio, the imposing Uffizi courtyard, as well as Brunelleschi's Dome. Besides all that, you have the option to enrich your experience with tours of the Accademia Gallery and the Uffizi Gallery, and a delicious authentic Tuscan lunch in a local restaurant. The landmark tours and lunch are optional and not included in the price.
Florence carries a heavy load of history on its shoulders. It's almost impossible to count all the things to do in Florence! Many of the travelers who are visiting the city for the first time find that choice overwhelming.
Booking trips to Florence from Siena with us will save you from lengthy decision-making and planning, you would otherwise have to undergo. With our expert yet entertaining guide, you will catch all the main highlights of the city as well as learn all about the most important events in its history.
If you want to plunge even deeper into the experience, you have the option to add a tour of Accademia Gallery, a tour of Uffizi gallery or a typical lunch in a local restaurant. If not, feel free to organize your own time and explore the lovely city center.
The online booking is really easy! Plus, if you change your plans, you can cancel up to 24 hours before the start of the tour and get a full refund!
The historic city of Florence resides in the green Tuscan region. It's most famous for being the birthplace of Renaissance as well as home to the impressive Statue of David. However, Florence's story is much more complex and intriguing than this.
In fact, the city is over 2000 years old! Julius Caesar himself established the settlement in year 59 BC. He wanted it to serve as a refuge and a place of rest for military veterans. However, the settlement had a much brighter and more eventful future ahead!
Sitting so conveniently on an incredibly fertile land as well as crucial travel route between Rome and the north of Italy, Florence won the advantage lottery. Actually, by the time 10th-century came around, it was on an upward trajectory to power and prosperity.
The economic prosperity created a perfect ambiance for the pursuit of discovery and art. Hence, Florence attracted all the grand scientists and artists of the time. A few of the notable characters to make a mark on Florence are Botticelli, Ghirlandaio, Leonardo da Vinci, and Michelangelo.
You will learn this and much more! Book one of our trips to Florence today and let us serve you the city and its history on a silver plate. No hassle, just comfort!