Shared Boat Tour on Arno River

Location: Florence
Duration and Type: Half Day Tour, Boat/Gondola Tours
Experience Florence from a different perspective as you cruise down the Arno River, soaking up the views while enjoying your ride in a vintage gondola-style boat -- the Barchetto -- rowed by traditional renaioli. This shared boat tour is the perfect way to view Florence in a different light, admiring the beautiful palaces and the people dining in nice restaurants along the river. The guide will make sure you are entertained...
Experience Florence from a different perspective as you cruise down the Arno River, soaking up the views while enjoying your ride in a vintage gondola-style boat -- the Barchetto -- rowed by traditional renaioli.

This shared boat tour is the perfect way to view Florence in a different light, admiring the beautiful palaces and the people dining in nice restaurants along the river. The guide will make sure you are entertained by telling you many tales about the city and its famous inhabitants.

The riverside palazzi you will pass are silent witnesses of the past and guardians of many secrets. A different perspective of the Uffizi Gallery and the celebrated Vasari Corridor is seen, and you will float by the Santa Trinita' Bridge and Palazzo Corsini, too.

The boat tour will be preceded by a small walking tour of Florence leading to the point of embarkation, while to finish off this spectacular excursion, you will get a taste of the famous Prosecco in the shadows of Ponte Vecchio.

Not to mention how fascinating it is to pass under the Ponte Vecchio; this is an exhilarating experience that you will remember for many years to come!

Pricing & Booking
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Pricing at a Glance:

$52.00 per person

Additional Information

Participants of this tour are both Select Italy and non-Select Italy clients. Maximum number of participants is 15; there is NO minimum.Service Duration: Approximately 1.5 hours

Sites Included

Uffizi Gallery Vasari Corridor Ponte Vecchio Santa Trinita' Bridge Palazzo Corsini

Customer Reviews

Florence from a different angle
LeeAnn (New York, NY USA)
This tour was the perfect ending of a wonderful day in Florence! Not only extremely interesting to see the city from...

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