5 days in Florence & Lucca Itinerary

5 days in Florence & Lucca Itinerary

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1
Florence
— 1 night
2
Lucca
— 2 nights

1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 23rd (Tue), admire the masterpieces at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, and then take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte. Keep things going the next day: get a sense of history and politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, and finally pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip planner.

New York City, USA to Florence is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Florence is 6 hours. In June, daytime highs in Florence are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to drive to Lucca.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Church and Museum of Orsanmichele ©
Church and Museum of Orsanmichele
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte

2
nights
Lucca

Lucca ©
Lucca, famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, remained an independent city-state until the end of the 18th century.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tau Touring. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of San Michele in Foro, catch a ride with Tau Touring, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of San Frediano, thenexamine the collection at Puccini Museum - Casa Natale, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Pisa.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Lucca itinerary planning site.

Drive from Florence to Lucca in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Florence in June since evenings lows in Lucca dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lucca

Historic Sites Transportation Museums

Side Trip

Duomo di Pisa
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Tau Touring ©
Tau Touring
Basilica of San Frediano ©
Basilica of San Frediano
Puccini Museum - Casa Natale ©
Puccini Museum - Casa Natale

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