Florence's fabulous masterpieces with Academy Museum

Florence, copyright Delos Holidays

A full day excursion to discover Florence and visit the Academy Museum

 

 

Meet your assistant at the Livorno port and transfer to Florence

Visit the  Academy museum with Michelangelo’s David (original one), a masterpiece of Italian fine Arts.

A short walk and you are at the Piazza del Duomo: Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, commonly known as the Duomo, the magnificent Brunelleschi's dome, the frescoes and paintings of the inside, The Baptistry with its bronze Gates of Paradise and Giotto's Bell Tower; these are just some of the wonders concentrated on the square.

Then you stroll along the elegant Via Calzaiuoli, a street lined with shops and cafés and you reach in few Minutes the political heart of the city; Piazza della Signoria;  an open air art gallery of sculptures spanning from The Roman period through the 19th Century. Free time for lunch. In the later afternoon transfer t Piazzale Michelangelo to admire an unforgettable panoramic view over Florence city and back to Livorno Harbour.  Note: Churches cannot be visited on Sunday Morning. When entering in churches legs and arms must be covered