3 Night Un Gusto Della Toscana
3 Night Un Gusto Della Toscana Ref: 3FGDT
Private Car Transfer from Florence Station to Hotel.
3 nights Corona D’Italia Hotel 3* or similar, Florence
1 x Double/Twin Standard Room
Full Breakfast daily
Start Time: 08:15am or 14:15pm
Duration: Half Day
Have you ever wanted to climb all the steps up to the top of the Leaning Tower of Pisa? Well, this half day tour from Florence gives you the opportunity to enjoy the city of one of the symbols of Italy. We start our excursion with a walk alongside the medieval walls up to the old entrance gate, the Porta Santa Maria.
From here an extraordinary view will take your breath away! You will be in front of a unique panorama, the Piazza dei Miracoli with its marble architecture and neat grass lawns. Your guide will accompany you on your visit to the precious interiors of the Cathedral, an unchallenged masterpiece of Romanesque art.
Once outside you can admire the Baptistery, the Monumental Graveyard and, finally, the world famous Leaning Tower, discovering all its secrets. Selecting the optional admission ticket to the Leaning Tower, you don't just see the Tower but you also get to climb up it without waiting and queuing. Before heading back to Florence you will have free time for an ice cream and for the inevitable photo memories.
Start Time: 8:30am
Duration: 8 Hrs 30 Mins
The tour crosses the beautiful Chianti hills. The first town we will visit is San Gimignano, also known as the medieval Manhattan for its many towers.
We will then reach the picturesque medieval village located on the top of a hill, Monteriggioni, where you can drink a glass while taking and relax!
Before reaching Siena we will stop in a characteristic winery immersed in the hills where you can relax and enjoy a typical local lunch and taste 3 local wines as well as many other typical products such as olive oil, balsamic vinegar, Cantuccini and Vinsanto.
The tour continues towards the beautiful Siena, famous for its splendid examples of Gothic architecture and for the Palio.
Start Time: 11:00am, 15:30pm or 16:15pm
Duration: Half Day
Thanks to a wonderful woman, Anna Maria Luisa de' Medici, this incredible collection of artworks that originally belonged to the most powerful dynasty of the city, is nowadays open to visitors from all over the world. This is a unique experience for those who want to immerse in Florence artistic background and history: your guide will create a comprehensive and fascinating itinerary that will catch the attention of first time visitors and art lovers’ alike.
The museum is huge but thanks to your guide, you will have the chance to admire all the main masterpieces and what is more, to understand the development of Italian art during the centuries. Starting from Giotto and Masaccio, the real innovators of our history, you will be involved in an exciting celebration of beauty, admiring such masterpieces as Botticelli's Birth of Venus, Leonardo's Annunciation and Michelangelo's Doni Tondo, to name a few.
You will be guided through the huge rooms and bright hallways of the museum, stopping from time to time to take in the breathtaking sights of Florence that you can admire from the panoramic windows and terraces of the museum.
At the end of the guided tour you can remain in the Uffizi Gallery until closing time.
Duration: 24 Hrs
In the romantic region of Tuscany lies the jewel city of the Renaissance, Florence. Surrounded by the Apennine Mountain chain it lies in a fertile valley surrounded by the charming Tuscan vineyards and olive groves. The art galleries and museums of Florence are renowned throughout the world and holiday makers flock to admire the superb David of Michelangelo, the Venus of Botticelli or the stunning Duomo with its marble facade. The city is not only culture, however it is also home to many elegant boutiques, tiny craft shops and tempting ice cream parlours with gelato served in every flavour under the sun.
You can hop on and off as many times as you like aboard this open top double decker bus. Two routes are included in the price and your ticket is valid for 1 calendar day.
Private Car Transfer from Hotel to Florence Station.
Prices From: AUD $785.00 per person (Based on Twin/Double Share)
* Local City Tax not included. Prices and availability subject to seasonality.