The birth of the Renaissance and home to some of the most significant buildings, paintings and sculptures in art history is just the beginning of what Florence has to offer. Stroll the world-famous leather markets, admire The David, take in amazing views from the top of the city, and indulge in a traditional Tuscan meal!
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The trip departs Rome from the Roma Termini train station. Meeting point is in front of the Nike Store. Please meet your trip leader 20 minutes prior to departure. Travel to Florence is by private, luxury coach bus with A/C, and DVD.
Once we arrive in Florence, your trip leader will give you a walking tour of Florence. We will see the Duomo, the historic Ponte Vecchio, the Uffizi Gallery, Piazza Republicca, Piazza Signoria, and more! We will finish the tour in Piazza Signoria and your trip leader will direct you to some delicious lunch spots. Florence is known for its cuisine, and you will not be disappointed.
The rest of the afternoon is yours to explore Florence. Your trip leader will walk you to the top of Piazza Michaelangelo, which overlooks the city.
For dinner we will meet at Il Gatto e la Volpe, our favorite restaurant in Florence, and have an included group dinner. The meal includes an abundance of wine, antipasta, and several different types of pasta. Following dinner, we will depart Florence for Rome and arrrive back around midnight.