Enjoy the best full-day shore excursion departing directly from La Spezia Port to the amazing cities of Pisa and Florence. Experience art, culture, history and food in Tuscany with our experts of travel.
After a relaxing drive in our luxury air-conditioned minivan, our first stop will be in the birth town of Galileo Galilei: Pisa. Here you will have the chance to explore at your own pace the breath-taking Miracles Square, with imposing monuments like Baptistery, Cathedral or Dome, and of course the most important, the Leaning Tower. Once in Pisa, you will discover that all white buildings are leaning, due to the composition of the soil. If climbing the Tower of Pisa in on your personal list of things to do, tell us in advance and we will book the entrance tickets for you! In this way, you will not have to queue and you will enjoy your free time in Pisa to the fullest!
Our next stop is the enchanting Cradle of Renaissance, the amazing city of Florence, where your personal English-speaking driver will show you some of the best restaurants to enjoy the best traditional Tuscan lunch (not included). You will then meet your private guide to start a special guided walking tour to discover the most important sites of Florence, together with hidden corners away from the crowds. The Dome complex, a true Renaissance treasure, with the breath-taking Cathedral, the famous Bell Tower and the incredible Baptistery will definitely amaze you. You will admire the renowned bronze doors, so called “The Gates of Paradise”, of the Baptistery full of relief details of the Old Testament. You’ll continue to get to the Old Bridge, Ponte Vecchio, full of jewelry shops. Once they belonged to fishmongers, tanners and butchers.
You will then reach Piazza della Signoria filled with realistic statues and Neptune fountain, where you will admire the famous Palazzo Vecchio, the city hall of Florence. If you would like to enter and visit the Accademia Gallery, tell us in advance so that we will provide you with the important Skip the line tickets! In this way, you will quickly enter the renowned art gallery and see some of the most famous and beautiful statues in the world, like the David Statue of Michelangelo.
We will then make sure to get you in time back to your ship, you will just have to relax and enjoy the views of the beautiful Countryside areas of Tuscany and Michelangelo square!