Save your time and board the high-speed train to reach the Capital of Tuscany: Florence. With an Monolingual local guide and a small group, discover all the beauties of Florence such as the Cathedral of the “Dome”, the Baptistery, the Signoria Square, the Uffizi Gallery, the Old palace and one of the most famous and oldest bridges in the world: “Ponte Vecchio” which you’ll be able to admire overpassing while heading over to one of the most known restaurants in Repubblica Square. Here you will be delighted with tastings of a typical Tuscan platter of cheese and cold cuts and sipping a good glass of Chianti wine.
• Enjoy riding on a Frecciarossa high-speed train returning to Milan with plenty more time to explore • Meet up with a “meet-and-greet” local host at the Milan railway station • Meet your tour leader on arrival at Florence Railway Station- Walking monolingual small group tour (max 18) : Brunelleschi’s Dome, The Baptistery, Signoria Square.- Palazzo Vecchio (Old palace), Ponte Vecchio (old brige), Repubblica Square and much more.... • Glass of Chianti wine with a platter of Tuscan Salumi and Cheese • Possibility to add a last minute small group tour to Uffizi or Accademia GalleryExplore the historical centre of the iconic city of Florence, the Capital of Tuscany, that boasts an historical- artistic legacy known throughout the world. Its historical center is a living archive of both European and Italian culture, and your guide will lead you to discover its unforgettable highlights: Florence Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and its Brunelleschi’s dome, and the Baptistry Doors by Ghiberti. See the Palazzo Vecchio, dominating Piazza della Signoria, symbol of the power of Florence during the medieval and Renaissance times and, nearby, the Loggia della Signoria, an authentic open-air art gallery. Adjacent to Piazza della Signoria, you’ll see the building of the Uffizi, hosting the famous art gallery, and its Vasari corridor that leads to the famous Ponte Vecchio. After the aperitif, if you would like “to meet” the famous David, you have the possibility to reach the Accademia Gallery (not included) with our skip the line entrance or, if you prefer, you may dip into a journey through the Italian art and history by visiting the Uffizi Gallery and its unforgettable masterpieces by Leonardo, Botticelli, Raphael and many other Renaissance artists. At the end, board your high speed train and relax while reaching Milan after your amazing trip through history, art and tradition. NOTE: the Accademia and Uffizi tour is not available on the first Sunday of the month and on Mondays.