The following itinerary can be differently matched and personalized
according to your needs, desires and preferred historical sites.
|Tour Pisa and Florence
After meeting at the port we will reach Pisa (30 min drive) through the old Aurelia
Way flanked with hundreds of “umbrella” pine trees and a striking
view of the Alpi Apuane and the white marble quarries. We will visit Piazza dei
Miracoli & The Leaning Tower (opportunity to climb the Tower, takes 30 min
pre booking recommended). We will drive through Piazza dei Cavalieri where the
famous Scuola Normale Superiore founded by Napoleon is located, and then we will
go straight to Florence. Here, the first stop will be at Piazzale Michelangelo,
from which you can enjoy a breathless panorama of the city while we will tell
you about some of the churches, palaces and bridges you are seeing.
We will then drive downtown and visit the Academia Museum with the statue of David
by Michelangelo (pre booking recommended) and/or the Uffizi Gallery with some
of the greatest painting masterpieces (pre booking recommended). After visiting
the museums you will have time for your favorite lunch and to explore the historical
center: Piazza del Duomo with S.Maria del Fiore Cathedral and the Baptistery,
Piazza della Signoria and the Old Palace, the Old Bridge with its jewel and gold
shops, Via Tornabuoni for exclusive shopping. Finally after visiting Piazza S.
Croce and its famous church, we will head for the ship driving through some countryside.
Other places of interest: The Synagogue, Pitti Palace and the Palatine Gallery,
Note: some itineraries may require extensive walking activity
with steps, inclines,
cobblestones or rough ground.