Enjoy a fascinating excursion to some of the great artistic cities of Tuscany. Explore the historic walled city of Lucca, see the famous sights of Pisa and discover the coast of the Versilia Sea in just one day.
What to Expect
Discover some of Italy’s most artistic cities and beautiful coastal towns on this private tour from Florence.
Begin the day in Lucca, on the road from Florence towards the coast. This refined and artistic city is surrounded by medieval tree-lined walls and is home to wonderful churches and aristocratic palaces .
Take a walk into the dense historic center and discover Piazza San Michele at the heart of the city, featuring a splendid Basilica in white limestone and the impressive Palazzo Pretorio.
Pass along typical shops overlooking squares and narrow roads to reach Piazza del Mercato, a main destination for merchants dating back to the second century BC.
After a short journey, reach the splendid and flat Versilia coast in one of the most famous tourist seaside resort of the Mediterranean sea attended by aristocrats, celebrities and sports stars: the seaside town of Forte dei Marmi, which stretches along sandy beaches against the backdrop of the magnificent Apuan Alps. During your free time, admire the old town, with many elegant shops, high fashion boutiques and outdoor cafes and to walk in the shade of the palm trees on the waterfront, to admire the villas sprouting from the pine forest and the most beautiful beach resorts in the world. Don't miss the opportunity to try the fragrant seafood in one of the many restaurants along the coast, and during the summer, take an unforgettable swim in the warm waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea against the white marble of the Apuan Alps, sparkling in the sun.
In the afternoon, head inland to the famous city of Pisa, home of the Piazza dei Miracoli, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Visit one of the symbols of Italy, the famous Leaning Tower, as well as the magnificent Baptistery, Cathedral and historic Graveyard. From Pisa, return to Florence, where the tour ends.
- Transportation in a luxury minivan
- English speaking driver and guide
Know Before You Go
To confirm this tour we need to have a minimum of 4 passengers. Tour is subject to cancellation if this minimum is not reached. Please call at least 24 hours in advance to confirm schedule and departure times.