How lucky to visit the Tuscan region, Florence & Pisa, resplendent in art and history. What's even more fortunate is that all the main attractions in Florence are centrally located for the perfect walking tour. See Santa Croce, Piazza del Duomo and Michelangelo's David. Explore more of Florence & Pisa on a European cruise!
Port Name & Location Port of Livorno Ship will DOCK at this port.
Time Zone CET (Central Europe Time) UTC/GMT +2 hours
Language The local language is Italian. Say "good morning" in Italian: "buongiorno."
Currency & Shopping European Currency (EUR) Designer label clothes, jewelry and leather goods.
Best Way to Get Around Organized Shore Excursions for sightseeing, museums, foodies, wine tasting. Taxis, shuttles and buses are available.
Famous For Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance, symbolizes the wealth and power of Italy's golden age more than any other city in Italy. It offers much more than the famous leaning tower.
Fun Fact #1 The Leaning Tower was designed many centuries ago as a Campanile - a free-standing bell tower of Pisa Cathedral. Although designed to be standing vertically, the tower started to lean the southeast direction shortly after its construction began.
Fun Fact #2 Cathedral of Santa Marla Del Flore is the second largest cathedral in the world, capable of holding 3,000 people. Begun in 1296, it took 140 years to complete.