Explore the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance on a full-day trip to Florence from Rome. Stroll along medieval streets and admire art and architecture by Michelangelo, Brunelleschi and others. See highlights such as the Duomo and Ponte Vecchio.
What to Expect
Depart Rome and relax on the journey to Florence. Upon arrival, explore the sights at your own pace, and see magnificent monuments from the Renaissance, such as Brunelleschi's majestic dome on top of the Duomo.
Walk to Piazza della Signoria to look at the Renaissance sculptures in the popular square. Admire a copy of Michelangelo's “David” in the courtyards of Palazzo della Signoria, and get up close to the marble facades of the Duomo (Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore), Baptistery and Giotto's Campanile in Piazza del Duomo.
Stroll along the banks of the River Arno and cross the covered Ponte Vecchio for some of the best views of Florence. Discover superb shopping at leather markets and stores selling Italian and international goods.
- Hotel pick-up and drop off at hotels within the Aurelian Walls of Rome
- Round-trip shared transfer
- Tour escort/guide
- Small group tour
What's Not Included
- Gratuities (optional)
Know Before You Go
• Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Bring a bottle of water in the summer and an umbrella in winter