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Florence River Cruise on a Traditional Barchetto

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1 hour 15 minutesMobile & paper tickets accepted

Cruise along the Arno River and under the incredible Ponte Vecchio, Florence’s famous bridge, on a barchetto, a small traditional boat! Florence’s answer to the Venetian gondola, your barchetto is one of only 4 originals still operating in Florence. Savor this unique experience with a glass of chilled Tuscan rosé or white wine, while passing beautiful Florence attractions like the Corsini Palace and the Santa Trinita Bridge.

What's Included

  • Guided short walk of the city center to the embarcadero
  • Mini Cruise on the Arno River aboard a Florentine Gondola (approx. 50 min)
  • Cool Wine "aperitivo"
  • English speaking fully licensed History guide
  • Only in English for the highest quality
  • Gratuities
  • Food

What to expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: FlorenceTown, 50123, Florence Italy

meeting point

Pass By: Piazza della Signoria, 50122, Florence Italy

they pass through these location and learn its history walking to the embarcadero

Pass By: Ponte Vecchio, 50125, Florence Italy

the see the ponte vecchio from below cruising

Pass By: Corridoio Vasariano, Piazzale degli Uffizi, Florence Italy

the see the corridoio vasariano from below cruising

Pass By: Palazzo Corsini, Via del Parione 11,

The Location

Where To Go

Florencetown - Booking Office, Piazza Mentana, 2, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy


Firenze, Italy

Return details

Returns to original departure point

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • The tour departure might be cancelled due to rain.
  • We will do our best to proceed with the tour. However rain or adverse weather conditions could prevent us from being able to offer an enjoyable and fully safe experience.
  • In case we cancel the tour (and only in this case), guest options are:

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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