Florentina Boat Tour

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in Florence

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On the great Arno River, all yourself the pleasure of seeing Florence in a totally different perspective through the water’s surface. Join this romantic and unique cruise on the Arno river along with a guided walk through the city center before boarding a historic boat.HIGHLIGHTS• Ride along the Anor River of Florence with a professional and friendly guide• Hear fascinating facts about Florence's history and culture from your local guide• Glide down the river in a vintage Barchetta with a cool Prosecco wine "Aperitivo"
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Piazzale degli Uffizi, Florence, TuscanyDiscover Florence with a relaxing and leisurely cruise down the Arno River. After meeting up with the guide in Signoria Square, you will walk through the historic city center, passing the Uffizi courtyards, as the guide will explain you the importance and history of this historical, museum.Continuing through the courtyard, you will arrive at the banks of Ponte Vecchio of the Arno River, and the guide will escort you to the docks at the embarcadero.Here you will hop on to a barchetto, an original traditional wooden boat out of which four boats left in Florence. The boat will be steered by a traditional Florentine rower. On your way, your guide will reveal the hidden secrets and history of the River Arno that you never knew.Admire and also learn about the Uffizi and the charming Ponte Vecchio from the water. Do not miss the chance of passing under the Santa Trinita Bridge and the amazing Corsini.In this one-hour ride on a Fiorentina Gondola, hop aboard to see and experience a unique side of this renaissance city, while sipping on a glass of Prosecco.Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Official certified guide& escort
  • One glass of chilled Prosecco per person
  • Barchetto boat ride
  • Entry/Admission - Piazzale degli Uffizi

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • We do not visit the inside of monuments and museums.