Meet our assistant at the railway station and reach the city of Florence by high speed train. Enjoy a morning city tour among art, landscapes and Renaissance masterpieces. This discovery tour begins from one of the most beautiful and romantic spots in the world: PIAZZALE MICHELANGELO, where you can drink in the sights and historic panorama of Florence lying before your eyes. Your professional guide will be at your disposal for the whole morning, pointing out the main monuments of the city from this magnificent panoramic terrace: the unmistakable Brunelleschi’s Cupola, the Palazzo Vecchio and the countless Romanesque-style churches that dot the whole city.
Then you plunge into the city itself: fist stop, the ACCADEMIA GALLERY, famous for its David of Michelangelo, the unfinished works of art Prigioni, San Matteo, la Pietà di Palestrina and other masterpieces by the great artist. You will learn some interesting facts about the tormented life of Michelangelo and why his masterpiece has become the symbol of Florence during the centuries. The tour ends with a stroll through the historic streets of the city to arrive in PIAZZA DUOMO, where you will learn the secrets of Giotto’s Bell Tower, and discover the beauty of the Baptistery with its golden, bronze doors (including the famous Porta del Paradiso). Last but not least, there is the breathtaking Cathedral itself.
-pick up from centrally located hotels
-assistance at the railway station
-multilingual guided tour