Explore Tuscany’s two most famous cities in just one day, with a private expert guide in Florence, skip the line tickets to the Academy museum and a private English-speaking driver who will pick you up at either La Spezia or Livorno port.
If you’re docking at Livorno or La Spezia cruise ports, don’t miss the opportunity to visit Tuscany’s two most famous cities of Florence and Pisa. You will enjoy skip the line tickets to the Academy Museum to see Michelangelo's David, an English-speaking driver throughout and an expert private guide in Florence. The best way to maximize your time and make sure your visit is stress free is with RPG’s private Florence and Pisa Shore Trip.
As this shore trip is private you will be able to tour at your own pace, without rush. Our English-speaking private driver will pick you up in a car or minivan at your cruise dock, either in Livorno or La Spezia port. You will travel in comfort, avoiding the large tour buses, and be able to make stops when you need.
The first stop on your itinerary will be the city of Florence. Packed with art and history, Florence is one of the major Italian cities all should visit in their lifetime. Enjoying a private tour is the ultimate way to visit this culturally rich city. When you arrive in Florence our licensed private guide will be waiting for you for a 3 hour walking tour to discover all of Florence’s must-sees. You will visit the Academy Gallery where you will admire the famous David by Michelangelo. Our shore trip to Florence and Pisa is a VIP experience, so of course we will provide you with skip the line tickets to enter the Academy Gallery so that you don’t waste any time! Your private tour of Florence will continue to Florence’s Duomo, the Straw Market with its unique bronze pig, the Old Bridge (Ponte Vecchio) and the unique Signoria Square adorned by beautiful Renaissance statues. For families with children we will provide a child-friendly private guide, to show your kids Florence’s treasure in a way which is relatable to them.
Your Florence and Pisa Shore Trip will continue with your private English-speaking driver who will take you to Pisa to see the truly unique Leaning Tower of Pisa. On request we can get you skip the line tickets to climb the Leaning Tower of Pisa. In Pisa you will also be able to enjoy some free time to stroll around the town, do some shopping and take pictures. If you would like a private guide for the Pisa leg of your shore trip too then just ask!
At the end of your Florence and Pisa Shore Trip our driver will drop you back at your port in order to rejoin your cruise. You’ll be the envy of everyone on board!
La Spezia Port or Livorno Port, at your dock
OPTIONAL: Tickets to the Leaning Tower of Pisa on request
DRESS CODE: in order to enter religious sites, such as Churches, every participant must make sure they cover their shoulders and knees.
We also suggest you wear comfortable shoes, as a moderate amount of walking is involved in this tour.