Florence Sightseeing Tour
English-speaking guide for a walking tour of Florence on its main features of history, tradition and art culture.
Visit to the Uffizi Gallery & Palazzo Pitti
The visit to the Uffizi Gallery is considered a must when you are in Florence. The Uffizi is the oldest public art gallery in the world and perhaps the most famous. The Pitti Palace houses several important collections of paintings and sculpture, works of art, porcelain and a costume gallery, besides providing a magnificently decorated historical setting which extends to the Boboli Gardens, one of the earliest Italian gardens famous also for its fountains and grottoes.
Breath some fresh air on the occasion of a romantic walk through the Boboli Gardens.
The 'Florentine Barchetto'
A leisure cruise down the river Arno with its secret and the beautiful Palazzos you can admire from the water. The boat is conduted by the 'renaioli', true tradition holders that will guide with their long-reaching sweeping-oars.
Shopping around the exclusive boutiques of Via Tornabuoni and Via Vigna Nuova or even in the company of a personal shopper, who can take you to the main shopping areas or just away from the beaten track.
An English-speaking private driver for a half-day tour to the three main famous outlets around - Prada, the Mall and Dolce & Gabbana - which offer designer clothes at a discount.
Taste of Tuscany Tour
Siena and the Chianti Wine Region
Day tour of Tuscany and the Chianti wine region, with an excursion to the towns of Siena and San Gimignano, private car and driver, guided tour of a vineyard with wine tasting if requested.
Wine Estate in the Chianti Rufina area
Day tour to the Frescobaldi's Family estate of Nipozzano and learn the ancient secrets of the wine producing process. Wine tasting and private traditional Tuscan-style lunch.
Pisa and Lucca Tour
Day tour with an English-speaking private driver through the fertile and picturesque Tuscan countryside to the historic university city of Pisa, passing through the elegant and refined Lucca.
Fresco painting: You will experience a professional approach to the real Florentine art of painting. In his personal Florentine studio, Mr. Roberto Guarnieri will guide you through a private painting class and will assist you in creating your own painting, which, once completed, will be for you to keep.
Sculptor course: In partnership with the historical Galleria Romanelli you will have the opportunity to obtain a degree in 'The Art of sculpture'. You will learn the great maestri techniques to work on clay and acquire the essential skills to reproduce a masterpiece.
Watercolours: A personalized drawing and painting instruction offered by former Walt Disney Animator Mike Wiesmeier.
The historical Villas with Italian gardens
On the outskirts of Florence, you will have the opportunity to visit these beautiful villas and their Italian gardens famous throughout the world. Villa I Tatti / Villa Corsini / Villa La Pietra / Villa di Castello / Villa Gamberaia.
The Castels of the Chianti
area Situated in enchanting country side between vineyards and olive trees, you can spend a magical day and visit some of the treasures of Chiantishire: Castello di Meleto/Brolio/Tornano
Leonardo Da Vinci Museum
More than 50 reproductions of Leonardo Da Vinci machines models are displayed. They are divided in civil, flying and war machines. Most of the models are real working machines. A documentary on Leonardo Da Vinci’s life and works is displayed on large screen monitors.
Galileo Galilei Museum
Has a unique collection of famous historical scientific objects shown in a very elegant, aesthetic display, which emphasises the quality of the objects and underlines the attentively balanced integration between traditional display techniques and multi-media. is an ideal combination of activities, research, a documentation centre which includes a library and a sophisticated multimedia laboratory.
Florence guided segway or cycling or tour
Have fun gliding through the timeless streets of Florence and discover all its wonders by Segway. An experienced Tour Leader will take care of you throughout the tour as he shares entertaining informations about the history and culture of Florence.The final destination of this memorable tour will be one of the most famous gelateria of Florence to taste an Italian Ice Cream.
Segway tour at night is also available
Florence is perfect for biking, you will ride through the narrow streets of the city center and of the Oltrarno reaching the most amazing monuments of Florence and unknown spots. Along this pleasant stroll, you will stop at several historical sights and your guide will tell you stories and fun facts about the city.
Pizza or ice-cream cooking class
Make pizza in the oven with a professional pizza chef, called "pizzaiolo". With the pizzaiolo, you’ll make your very own pizza, you’ll stretch it, sauce it, bake it, slice it. It will be the best pizza you ever tasted, and you made it yourself. You will get to know the basic ingredients, how to select the best products available and you will have a presentation and tasting of some of the flavors used in gelato making. You will learn about the heating and freezing techniques and how they have different effects on ingredients.
Hot air baloon (subject to weather conditions)
Experience the magic of flight . There's nothing like flying in a hot air balloon over the Florentine hills. A hot-air balloon ride over Chianti, Florence, Siena, to experience the beauty of Italy from a unique perspective. A balloon pilot and his crew will guide your flight, lifting off from the fields of South of Florence, bringing serenity and wonder, “the experience-of-a-lifetime”.
Vincigliata Adventure Park
Competitiveness and physical activities experienced in a context of fun and absolute safety; far from the chaotic cities and immersed in the beauty of nature.Thanks to the variety of paths all the physical "adventures" are suitable for all ages and can satisfy all personal endurance levels.