Lucca to Florence panoramic day tour

Discover Florence's Renaissance Beauty & Lesser-known Attractions on this Day Tour from Lucca

Type: Shared mini-van tour, with free time in Florence
Duration: Full day (Florence tour is two hours)
Availability: Thursdays and Saturdays
Special information: This is an outdoor walking tour; however, you will have free time in Florence if you would like to visit inside the art galleries or Cathedral (entry tickets not included in the standard tour price but can be arranged as an optional extra to enjoy after the tour)


See one of Tuscany's favourite cities with a day trip from Lucca to Florence

The iconic city of Florence is known as one of the most beautiful cities in the world and a true gem of the Renaissance. It features glorious architecture, such as the Duomo and Ponte Vecchio, as well as famous art galleries, including the Accademia and Uffizi.

This day trip from Lucca to Florence gives you ample time to discover the Renaissance attractions and also includes a two-hour guided tour of the top attractions, so that you can be sure you don't miss out on the main sights, as well as the hidden gems, such as Fiesole. It can be added to any of our Lucca holiday packages - simply speak to your travel expert when you book your Lucca vacation with us.


Tour itinerary

This day trip from Lucca to Florence begins with a shuttle bus transfer from central Lucca to Florence in the morning. After a short amount of free time, you will then be able to enjoy a panoramic tour of Florence by mini-van, which includes:

  • Piazzale Michelangelo with an amazing view over the city
  • Fiesole, the wonderful town of Etruscan and Roman roots situated on a hilltop overlooking Florence
  • Fortezza da Basso
  • Piazza della Libertà
  • San Domenico Church
  • Piazzale Donatello
  • Piazza Cesare Beccaria
  • Piazzale Michelangelo
  • Santa Croce Church
  • Palazzo Medici Riccardi
  • Piazza San Marco

After the two-hour panoramic mini-van tour of Florence, you will have plenty of free time to enjoy the city at your own pace; the shuttle bus back to Lucca departs around 8.30pm (note that lunch and dinner are not included in this package but we can arrange restaurant reservations for you as an optional extra).

If you would like to book this Lucca to Florence day tour or you would like us to arrange any customised tour or class for you, please call one of our dedicated team on 01223 637331 or Click here to send us an enquiry.