Immerse yourself in the world of the Renaissance and see the best that Pisa and Florence have to offer. Marvel at Michelangelo's David and the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Tour the Duomo, Baptistery of Santa Maria del Fiore, and Ponte Vecchio in Florence and the Square of Miracles in Pisa.
Explore the great Renaissance cities of Florence and Pisa on this pleasant day-long tour from Rome. Admire famous artistic masterpieces such as Michelangelo's David and the Dome of Santa Maria dei Fiori by Brunelleschi. Savor the flavors of Tuscany while sampling local products and fine regional wines. Visit the unique bridge, Ponte Vecchio, in Florence and stroll through Piazza dei Miracoli, the Square of Miracles, in Pisa. Tour the Giotto's Bell Tower in Florence and the renowned Leaning Tower in Pisa.
We will come to pick you up at your central Rome hotel. Depart Rome in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle and head toward Florence, the Cradle of the Renaissance. Glance out the window and delight in the lovely landscapes of the Italian countryside. Get ready to meet your knowledgeable and experienced guide.
In Florence, begin the tour from Piazzale Michelangelo and enjoy its famous panoramic views of the city. Marvel at the Ponte Vecchio, which literally means "old bridge." This interesting bridge over the Arno River is actually lined with built-in stores - a sight sure to be unlike any you've ever seen before! Continue on to the Baptistery of Santa Maria dei Fiori and appreciate its ornate Dome, designed by Brunelleschi. Stroll through the notable Piazza della Signoria, the seat of government in Florence.
See Giotto's Bell Tower, a stunning showpiece of Florentine Gothic architecture, as your guide weaves together stories of historic Florence and its treasured landmarks. Next, approach the Gallery of the Academy to revere Michelangelo's masterpiece, the sculpture David. Still reveling in the artistic spirit of the Renaissance, pause for a sampling of local products and fine regional wines.
Still savoring the remnants of rich Tuscan flavors, depart for Pisa at 15:00. Here, visit the enchanting Cathedral and the Romanesque-Gothic Baptistery of St. John, as well as the walled Square of Miracles - an important center of medieval art and world-famous architectural complex which has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once in this square, turn your attention to the riveting Leaning Tower of Pisa, where your expert guide will explain how the famous tower got its tilt.
Depart for Rome around 17:30, still reeling with historic and artistic Renaissance enthusiasm.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest you wearing comfortable clothes and shoes. In summer, bring a bottle of water; in winter, don't forget an umbrella.
The pick-up is provided only for the hotels located in the centre of Rome, so it is important to communicate the name and address of the hotel where you are staying, to organize the service in the best way. The pick-up service starts 1 hour before the starting time of the activity: the exact time of your pick-up will be communicated after the booking.