For any art lovers, Florence is the ultimate treasure. In this special tour with our expert guide, you will not miss a moment of this city's delight. You can choose either to visit the famous Uffizi Gallery or the classical Accademia.
Once in Florence, you will meet a private guide for a 3-hour tour of the standout attractions for which the city is famous of. Amongst the many wonders of Florence, including Piazza della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio, you will be given the chance to enter one of the city’s world-renowned galleries, either the Uffizi Gallery or the Galleria dell’Accademia, the flagship centers for art in the city and essential parts of any Florentine itinerary.
Piazza della Signoria
Strolling in the 13th century Piazza della Signoria will leave you a deep impression of the Renaissance time. The L-shaped Piazza is the center of social life and politics of the city. The intimidating Palazzo Vecchio is the town hall of the city. Piazza della Signoria is famous for its monuments, fountains and impressive marble statues. Many have termed the square as an outdoor gallery with collections of impressive Renaissance sculptures. To name a few of the masterpieces is the "Fountain of Neptune" or the "Biancone".
In Uffizi Gallery, you will marvel at masterpieces by Donatello, Giotto, Raphael, Michelangelo, Cimabue, Botticelli, and further Renaissance era masters. Indeed, the Uffizi Gallery contains a wide range of artistic works, ranging from the 12th to the 18th centuries. Add to your experience with the useful snippets of information provided by your professional tour guide who will explain the stunning artistic heritage on show in the museum, making sure you do not miss a thing once inside, especially world-famous paintings like the "Birth of Venus" and "Primavera."
However, should you decide to visit the Galleria dell’Accademia, this unforgettable experience will be rounded off with the unmissable David by Michelangelo, a true masterpiece of the Renaissance Art. That said, once inside, you will discover that there is much more to enjoy in this prestigious gallery. At the end of the private tour, you will board on the minivan or coach again to return to Livorno Port on time to board your cruise ship.
Other tours to visit Florence from Livorno
If you are looking for a more exclusive tour from the port of Livorno, take a look at our Private Shore Excursion from Livorno Port to Visit the Centre of Florence.