The Black Duke of Florence 2025


Group Size: 4-6 People

Cost: $2500

Dates: 6-13 March 2025

8 days touring the splendor of Tuscany (including a tour regarding the first (and Black) Duke of Florence, Alessandro de Medici.

We will begin in Florence and have a 5-day visit to the home of the Medici, learn about the Black Duke of Florence, see all the major Ren frescoes the Uffizi has to offer, and sojourn with David before departing for a thermal springs in the Tuscan countryside for 2 days of relaxing.

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What’s Included:
  • 5 Nights lodging in bella Florence
  • 2 Nights lodging at a thermal spa (Saturnia, Bagno Vignoni, Chianciano, or Venturina)
  • Entrance Fees prepaid for:
    • Duomo of Santa Maria del Fiore, Uffizi, Galleria dell’Accademia
  • Train Tickets between itinerary cities
What’s Not Included:
  • Airfare – Air/Train transportation to and from Venice is not included
  • Porterage – Please note that you’ll need to carry your own luggage up and down stairs at hotels and across cobblestone and bridges
  • Food – Breakfast, lunches, dinners, and drinks are not included
  • Optional Photoshoots – With an experienced photographer in Florence
  • Optional 1/2 day Tour of the sites of Alessandro de’Medici
  • Optional Visits – To any sites you choose in your free time

Exploring Tuscany

  • Day 1: Arrival in Florence
  • Day 2: Alessandro di Medici
  • Day 3: Duomo & Palazzo Pitti, Palazzo Davanzati
  • Day 4: Photoshoot, Ponte Vecchio, Santa Maria Novella
  • Day 5: Uffizi
  • Day 6: Travel to thermal springs
  • Day 7: Spa day!
  • Day 8: On-your-own Travel Day