Your driver will pick you up from the port of La Spezia and drive directly to Florence. where you will meet our professional walking guide to start a 2 hours walking tour that includes the visit to the Michelangelo’s David Sculpture in the Academy of Fine Arts Museum (This Museum usually takes 1 hour)
This world-renowned city, designated a World Heritage site by UNESCO, offers thirteen state museums* housing over 300,000 works of art and exhibits dating from pre-historic times to the 20th century.
The majority of the masterpieces have origins from the Florentine Renaissance and the Medici period.
As well-known as it is for its Art and Museums, Florence also provides wonderful and countless shops and markets. Every main street and small alley provides hidden treasures full of Florentine traditions – wonderful jewellery, leather goods, clothing, mosaics, authentic foods, wines, olive oils …… the list is endless.
*Highlights: Duomo, Santa Croce, Ponte Vecchio, Pitti Palace, Leather School, Academy of Fine Arts, Medici Chapels but also Galileo’s Museum, the Synagogue, Santissima Annunziata Church, San Mark Church and Museum the Boboli Gardens.
Later on, around lunch time, you will be driven towards the Tuscan countryside, and driving between olive grooves and vineyards and little villages we will arrive at a family owned farm where light lunch and Chianti wines will be served!
A great opportunity to compare our cities to the enchanting italian countryside!
Later in the afternoon you will be driven back to la Spezia.