Shore excursion by vespa from Livorno, visiting Florence and Pisa.
Come and experience this Vespa Panoramic tour of Florence, departing from Livorno Port right from your cruise ship and getting the most out of Italy by riding through small lanes where all the cultural excitements are.
Vespa Panoramic Tour, with tour escort, of Florence with Free time in Pisa highlights:
- Depart from Livorno Port for a Vespa ride in Florence
- Discover the beauty of Florence by riding on a Vespa with a professional tour escort.
- Get the ultimate Italian cultural experience in Florence
- Explore like no other tourist to the outskirts of Florence to Fiesole
- Breath taking view that will be one of the unforgettable moments in life
In this tour departing from the Port of Livorno, you can see the Cathedral Duomo, the replica statue of David at Piazzale Michelangelo and the churches of Santa Maria Novella and Santa Croce. Instead of walking, ride over to Boboli Gardens and up the Florentine hill to San Miniato al Monte to catch the spectacular view of Florence.
And later, head over to Piazza Della Liberta to catch a glimpse of San Marco. Not forgetting the lovely historic town of Fiesole for a better panoramic view of Florence and its rolling hills. You will be back in time for your ship to sail back.
Florence from Piazzale Michelangelo
Choose a beautiful day to drive around town with a Vespa scooter, following a special itinerary that offers you the most amazing views of Florence.
The tour starts at the Santa Maria Novella Station where you can head to Piazzale Michelangelo which is the city's most famous sightseeing spot.
Here you can admire the breath-taking view of Florence and you will see the replica of Michelangelo's statue of David in the centre of the square.
A couple of minutes away you will find the San Miniato al Monte convent, yet another incredible panoramic spot that is also famous for its ancient medieval history and its beautiful historic cemetery.
You can also choose to get to Fiesole in just a few minutes ride outside the city center.
This small town that overlooks Florence and the surrounding hill has one of the most spectacular panoramic views.
Don't forget to take your time and enjoy the sceneries and the beauty of Italy. Fiesole is famous for its ancient Roman history, in fact, it still holds an original Roman amphitheatre that is still in use to this very day.
Free time in Pisa
Continue to ride towards Pisa, to capture the magnificent building of Pisa's Cathedral, famously known as the "leaning Tower of Pisa" in Piazza del Duomo.
The facades at the Piazza dei Cavalieri are impressively built in the 16th century along with Santo Stefano dei Cavalieri.
The grand 16th century Palazzo della Carovana was modernised in Renaissance style is decorated with sgraffiti. It is a must visit to the Palazzo Reale, where Galileo Gallilei showed to the Grand duke of Tuscany the planets he discovered with his telescope, where some of his tools are preserved in Museo Nazionale degli Strumenti per il Calcolo.
You might also like our 500 Wine Tour in Bolgheri from Livorno or our Private Shore Excursion to visit Florence, Pisa and Lucca.
- San Miniato
- Professional tour escort
- Original Vespa Scooter (automatic transmission)
- Third party insurance for liability
- Helmet, fuel and taxes
- Lunch (optional) - 20 € per person, 10 € per child
- Tips (optional)
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
HOW TO BOOK: If you intend to ride the Vespa, select the ADULTS field. If you want one of our guides to lead the Vespa for you select ADULTS + DRIVER FEE. To book for two people sharing the same Vespa, select ADULTS + PASSENGER.
Please note that a valid driving license is required and drivers must be at least 18 years old.
A valid credit card is required at time of booking as guarantee.
Clients must be confident driving a scooter. In case our local partner considers insufficient the driving skills of the customer, the company can cancel the reservation.
This tour departs with a minimum of 4 participants.
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.