This one day visit offers you a sampling of the city's treasures. You'll visit the beautiful Basilica of Santa Croce and get an up-close look at the statue of David, magnificently carved by Michelangelo. All the main attractions in Florence are centrally located and ideally suited for a walking tour. As you approach Florence, you'll stop at the Piazza Michelangelo for an overview of the city's tiled roofs, steeples and domes. First, you'll visit the Galleria Dell'Accademia where you can see Michelangelo's famous Statue of David. Best of all, you’ll have a reserved time for entering so you won't have to stand in long lines!
You'll visit Piazza del Duomo, the religious center of Florence in front of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Continue on to the Piazza della Signoria, the Basilica of Santa Croce and then walk to the Ponte Vecchio for a photo opportunity. After lunch, enjoy some free time to explore further or do some shopping before returning to Livorno.