Livorno Cruiseship Shore Excursion: Florence Uffizi Gallery Private Tour

See one of the most famous museums in the world with a direct return transfer from  your cruise ship in Livorno to Florence and enjoy a private guided tour of the Uffizi galleries.

Cruise Ship in Livorno – Visit Florence!

Let us help you make the most of your stop in Livorno port by showing you all the jewels of Florence in one day.

Fastest transfers to Florence

Enjoy a comfortable private transfer direct from your dock to the city of Florence

Uffizi – in-depth & up close

While you’re here we’ll skip the line at the Uffizi galleries and take you directly along the most fascinating parts of the enormous galleries. We assure you you’ll be glad our guides will explain the highlights to you so you don’t get lost in the enormous maze of amazing art!


Questions about your cruise ship stop in Livorno? Read our frequently asked questions here and if you still have questions, contact us!

What to do if your cruise ship docks in Livorno?

Livorno is a port city in on the coast of Tuscany in Italy, which has recently become a common stop for cruise ships to visit Italy. If your cruise ship stops in Livorno we recommend you take this opportunity to visit one of the jewels of Italy, the spectacular city of Florence! Tuscany has magical countryside, sumptuous food, wondrous hilltop towns and stunning coastlines – it deserves a dedicated trip to really enjoy everything it has to offer. But while you’re docked in Livorno, we know how to help you make the most of it!

Can you visit Florence from Livorno?

Visiting Florence from Livorno is a great way to make the most of your cruise ship stop in Italy. Florence is 90 kilometers from Livorno and is best reached with a private transfer for the quickest connection.

How much time do you need to visit museums in Florence?

Florence is a magnificent city filled with endless treasures to discover, but if you only have a limited time, we can show you how to make the most of it with our deep knowledge of the city.

The highlights of the city can be discovered on our Original Florence Walk in 3 hours or an express version of it in 2 hours if you want to fit in other activities. In addition, Florence is famed for its monumental art collection at the Uffizi galleries, housing masterpieces by Botticelli, Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci to name a few which can be visited on ourunique 2 hour tour. Those wishing to see Michelangelo’s famous David statue in the Accademia gallery can do so in our quick 1 hour tour with an enigmatic expert guide!

How far is Livorno from Florence?

Florence is about 90 kilometers from Livorno. By car this takes 1.5 hours although we allow 2 hours for the journey to take into account traffic and diversions.

How long does the transfer take?

Please consider that your cruise ship arrival and departure times do not include the time needed to disembark and embark from your cruise ship so you must allow an extra hour for this. For transfers from Livorno port to Florence city center we allow 2 hours each way although this can be less according to traffic. By travelling with our VIP private transfers you can ensure optimum comfort and the most efficient journey times.

Can you take a train to Florence from Livorno?

There are regular trains between Florence and Livorno central station, however, reaching the central station from the port and the highlights of Florence from the main station can take up your valuable and limited time. With a direct transfer you can make sure you take advantage of all your time during your trip and go exactly where you need to go without dealing with the stresses of the Italian public transport system!

What to do with 1 day in Florence?

With 1 day in Florence, there’s plenty to explore and our carefully crafted tours and packages can help you make the most of it. We have packages combining the Original Florence Walk with guided Uffizi gallery tour or Accademia David tours so you can choose what you want to see and do with your time. Don’t forget to take into account time you want to have for lunch or other breaks or shopping as we need to allow 2 hours each way for travel plus 1 hour before your ship departure time to board.


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