Take a day out of your Lucca vacation to visit Florence and the Chianti region, and immerse yourself in Renaissance artwork and renowned wine. You will be leaded by van in the historical center to see monuments such as Florence Duomo. Tour finish on a high note with wine tasting at a Chianti winery. The perfect way to finish your day
If you booked the guided option, you’ll discover the piazzas and monuments of Florence’s centro storico on a walking tour. Visit Piazza della Signoria, with its sculptures and imposing palazzi; admire the colorful façade of Florence Duomo; and see the bronze doors of Florence Baptistery, which Michelangelo dubbed the Gates of Paradise. Other highlights include the Ponte Vecchio, Santa Maria del Fiore, Giotto’s Bell Tower, the Basilica of Santa Croce, and the Uffizi Gallery, which you’ll visit with your skip-the-line ticket.
After free time for lunch, meet back up with the rest of your group and guide for a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, a square famous for its views over Florence. Then, travel to a Chianti winery for a wine tasting before your journey back to Lucca.
Location: Southern Europe » Italy » Toscana » Toscana
Commences: Lucca, Italy
Duration: 9 hours