Venice to Florence Day Trip by High-Speed Train, Chianti Wine

Day Trips & Excursions in Venice

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Save your time and jump on the high-speed train to reach the Capital of Tuscany: Florence. Discover with an English Monolingual local guide and a small group the beautis of Florence: The Dome, The Batistery, Signoria Sq. with the Uffizi Gallery,  The Old palace and one of the most famous bridge in the Word: Old Bridge “Ponte Vecchio” before to arrived in one of the oldest Restaurant in Repubblica Square for tasting a good Chianti glass of wine and a platter of typical Tuscan cheese and Salami.
• Enjoy riding on a Frecciarossa high-speed train and returning to Venice with plenty more time to explore • Enjoy a meet-and-greet on departure with a local host at Venice railway station • Meet your English speaking tour leader on arrival at Florence Railway Station • Walking English monolingual small group tour ( max 18) : Brunelleschi’s Dome, The Baptistery, Signoria Sq., 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 Uffizi or Accademia Gallery English small group tour at last minute  Explore the historical centre of the iconic city of Florence, the Capital of Tuscany that boasts an historical- artistic legacy known throughout the world. Its historic center is a living archive of both European and Italian culture, and your english speaking guide will lead you to discover its unforgettable highlights: Florence Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and its Brunelleschi’s dome, the Baptistry Doors by Ghiberti. See the Palazzo vecchio, dominating Piazza della Signoria, symbol of the power of Florence during the medieval times and Renaissance and close to it the Loggia della Signoria, an authentic open-air art gallery. Adjacent to Piazza della Signoria, you’ll see the building of Uffizi, hosting the famous art gallery, and its Vasari corridor that leads to the famous Ponte Vecchio. After the aperitif, if you like you have the chance to meet the famous David in the Accademia Gallery (not included) with our skip the line entrance  or if you prefer, you may dip in a journey through the Italian art and history visiting the Uffizi Gallery and its unforgettable masterpieces by Leonardo, Botticelli, Raphael and many other Renaissance artists. At the end, board again on your high speed train and relax while reaching Venice after your trip through History, Art and Tradition. At the end, board again on your high speed train and relax while reaching Venice after your 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

What’s included

  • Greeter on departure at Santa Lucia Railway Station in Venice
  • Greeter on arrival at Santa Maria Novella Railway Station
  • Best of Florence : 2hrs monolingual guided small group walking tour
  • A glass of Chianti wine and Tuscan snack with cheese and salami- Audio headsets if needed
  • Alcoholic Beverages

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Tour of the Accademia Gallery
  • Tour of the Uffizi