Florence day-trip by high-speed train from Rome: Walking tour + Accademy Gallery

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
    
icon13 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Overview

Meet our assistant at the railway station and get to Florence by high-speed train.
Once arrived, enjoy a small group walking tour with an expert local guide, that will take you to discover the most beautiful squares and monuments of Florence, the “Cradle of the Renaissance”.
You will visit the elegant Repubblica Square, the bustling market at Loggia del Mercato Nuovo, the suggestive Ponte Vecchio, Signoria Square with the imposing Palazzo Vecchio, and finally San Giovanni Square, home of the wonderful Duomo and Brunelleschi’s Dome, as well as the Baptistery and Giotto's belfry.
In the afternoon our guide will disclose the secrets of the Accademia Gallery and the creation of Michelangelo’s world-renowned masterpieces. At the end of the guided tour you can stay in the museum as long as you like.
Back to Rome in the evening by high speed train (times and information given in the morning by the assistant).

Assistance at the railway station in Rome
Round-trip high-speed train from Rome to Florence and back
Small-group guided walking tour in Florence (duration 1h 30')
Skip-the-line ticket to the Accademia Gallery
Guided tour of the Accademia Gallery (duration 1h 30')
Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Food and drinks

Departure Point

Via Marsala, 27, 00185 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

7:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Itinerary
Pass By:  
Duomo - Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore
Stroll through the historic streets of the city to arrive in Piazza Duomo and admire the cathedral
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Piazza della Signoria
We walk up to Piazza della Signoria, heart of the city's social life, to admire the architecture of Palazzo Vecchio.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Mercato del Porcellino
Follow your guide through the most characteristic streets and alleys until you reach the Loggia del Mercato Nuovo, home to a delightful leather market, where you will discover how to win good luck caressing the nose of the famous Porcellino (wild boar) bronze statue.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Galleria dell'Accademia
Your guide will reveal the secrets of the Accademia Gallery and the creation of Michelangelo’s world renowned masterpieces, such as the original version of David, I Prigioni and San Matteo. This is a must and will be a discovery for anyone interested in Michelangelo. It really is a once-in-the-life experience to stand in front of David. At the end of the guided tour you will have the possibility to stay in the museum for as long as you like.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 4 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers

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