Livorno By Day

Livorno by day

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Arrival in Livorno in the morning.
Visit of the «Modigliani and the adventures in Montparnasse » exhibition at the Museum of the City of Livorno.
Free time for lunch.

1 tour of choice from the following options:

Tours

Tour of the «Fortezza Vecchia » fortress with a guide

Guided tour of The Old Fortress , which represents one of the city’s most significant monuments Its strategic position at the Medicean Darsena or old dock of the port of Livorno, built by the Medici family, gives us an opportunity to see and feel Livorno’s military history, regardless of the Second World War bombings and destruction.

(1 h 30 min approx)*

Guided tour of the Fattori Museum

The museum houses the masterpieces of Giovanni Fattori and other important works of the « Macchiaioli» movement The museum is located inside a 19 th century villa «Villa Mimbelli».

Opening hours: Tuesday Sunday 10 00 am 1 00 pm and 4 00 pm 7 00 pm, the last admission is 30 minutes before closing time

(1 h 40 min approx)

Visit of the Acquarium of Livorno

We recommend a visit of the underwater world at t he Acquarium , located at the seafront promenade, just where the beautiful Mascagni Terrace begins, a perfect spot for taking stunning pictures. There is a vast variety of marine species for you to discover , personalised educational paths for adults and the little ones.

Saturday and Sunday (Exception: from 26 December to 6 January inclusive will always be open) 10.00 – 18.00, last admission at 17.00.

(1h approx)

City Sightseeing

Enjoy the city’s lively spirit a mix of cultures and traditions on board of a Hop On Hop Off bus Marvel at the stunning Mascagni Terrace and the old central market.

First departure of the day starts at 11 am the last departure starts at 2 pm on prearranged days Activity may be subject to variations based on weather conditions.

(1 h 30 min approx)*

Visit of the Natural History Museum and of the Mediterranean

Located in the 18th century villa «Villa Henderson», the museum offers its exhibitions in a modern building inside the park.
Visit the fascinating Hall of the Sea, dedicated to the biology and evolution of whales, with an exposition of skeletons and sea animals in the Mediterranean reproduced in dioramas. The itinerary includes The Hall of Man, the Hall of Invertebrates and the botanic garden.

Opening hours: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 9.00am 7.00pm, Wednesday and Friday 9.00am 1.00pm, Sunday 3.00pm 7.00pm.

(1h approx.)*

Boat Tour in the « Quartiere Venezia» neighbourhood

A charming boat ride through the heart of Livorno, along the unique system of ancient canals, called «Fossi Medici». The tour will allow you to discover picturesque churches, ancient residences, waterways and fortresses of the Medici family.

Activity may be subject to variations based on weather conditions.

(40 min approx)*

Walking tour through the streets of the «Quartiere Venezia» and the Central Market with a guide

Walk along the «Fossi Medicei» canals while a professional guide will be engaging you in stories and secrets of the picturesque corners and hidden gems of the neighbourhood Quartiere Venezia. You will learn the history of «via della Madonna» , a street where three different religious cults shared peacefully the same space for centuries . The tour will end inside the covered historic Central Market, where you will taste the  famous 5&5 sandwich with chickpea cake.

Opening hours: Monday Thursday, 5.30am 3.00pm, Friday and Saturday 5.30am 3.00pm and 6.00pm 11.00pm.

(1h30min approx)*

Special Modigliani itinerary with a private guide

Walk through the streets and secret places of the center of Livorno, while a private guide tells you stories about Amedeo Modigliani’s life. The starting point is at the New Synagogue, proceeding to the Central Market, Piazza Cavour, the Niccolini Guerrazzi High School in Via Rossi, Piazza Magenta, arriving at the “Casa Museo Modigliani”, with a short stop at the Gnesi chocolate parlour to taste their special chocolate.

(1h30min approx)*

* Reservation required
– The price doesn’t include: lunches, transfers or other extras
– For minors under 18 and seniors over 65 there is a price reduction of 5 euro

Price per person

Price per person: €33,00

Special group rates (over 10 people)

Price per person: € €30,00

Infopoint

Comune di Livorno Via Pieroni, 18
+39 0586 894236
infotur@comune.livorno.it

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