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A Day in Florence - Tour from Rome

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Key Highlights

  • Discover the magic of Florence in this fantastic day tour.
  • This tour included the spectacular Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Giotto's Bell Tower, Piazza Santa Croce and much more!
  • Discover the Galleria Della Accademia home to one of the most famous sculptures in the world, Michelangelo’s David.
  • This Florence sightseeing tour is a must for all art enthusiasts
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday


    Approx 13 hours

    Start time


    Meeting Point

    From Cental Rome hotels (within the Aurelian Walls) between 06:30am and7:15am.
    (Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)
    If you are not staying in central Rome the tour also starts from Via G. Amendola 32 at 07:30am

    Ending Point

    You will be dropped in the vicinity of your hotel or Via G. Amendola 32.

  • Overview & Itinerary


    Leave Rome for the day to another of Italy's great cities; Florence. This sightseeing tour of Florence provides you with the perfect introduction to a city which is rightfully considered to be the cradle of renaissance in Europe. See the works of famous renaissance masters such as Michaelanglo and be enthralled by the architectural marvels of the city. The Florence sightseeing tour is a must for the art enthusiasts who can wonder at the sheer majesty of the human genius immortalized in paintings, sculpture, buildings and monuments.


    You will be picked up from your hotel if it is located in the centre of the city.You will travel by coach to Florence accompanied by a guide.The drive to Florence takes you though the green valley of Tevere, the vineyard covered slopes of Apennines and Chianti and will take approximately 4 hours.

    On arrival in Florence you will visit The Galleria Della Accademia: See the work of rennaisance masters and the magnificent statue of David by Michelangelo.

    Continue for a walking tour of the historical centre of Florence which will include:

    Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore: Admire the beautiful dome of the cathedral which has been designed by Brunelleschi.

    The Baptistery: Standing in front of the famous Duomo, this is one of the oldest buildings in the city. It is renowned for Ghiberti's 15th century bronze Gates of Paradise.

    Giotto's Bell Tower: The bell tower by Giotto is one of the most striking landmarks of Florence.

    In this area you will stop for lunch in a traditional Florentine restaurant. After lunch continue to:

    Piazza Santa Croce: See the church where great artists like Michelangelo are buried.

    Visit a leather shop to admire the typical crafts of the city. Also, see the works of the local goldsmiths and other traditional craftsmen.

    You will depart from Florence at around 1700h (5:00pm), will be dropped in the vicinity of your hotel or Via G. Amendola 32.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Complimentary Hotel pick up (from centrally located hotels)
    • Coach Transportation
    • Guide (English, Spanish, French & German speaking)
    • Visit to the Galleria della Accademia
    • Lunch
    • Guided sightseeing in Florence


    • Hotel Drop-off
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.

    Hotel pick up available from hotels within the Aurelian Walls.

    Knees and Shoulders must be covered for entrance to the Religious Buildings.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher contains the contact details for the local activity operator, they will be able to answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Reviews
    • excellent

      excellent, well planned out. However, there was very little time for shopping!...

      Sarah Dilger
    • Good Experience

      Trip will take you 6hrs there and back. The city was very amazing with churches and town squares from the medieval ages. We visited museum with Michelangelo's statue of David....

      TAM M HA
    • Gorgeous tour of Florence!

      It was a wonderful experience. The transport was very comfortable and the content shared by the guide was very interesting. Overall enjoyed it fully. As area of improvement,...

      Sidra Tufail