By: Umberto On: 22 March 2019 In: Shore Excursions Comments: 0

Livorno cruise shore trips. Private shore excursions from Livorno with English speaking driver to Florence, Pisa and Lucca, Cinque Terre, Chianti, Siena, and San Gimignano, Carrara marble quarries.

Shore excursions are those kinds of day trips that are organized when a cruise ship docks in Livorno, here below you find all the cruise ship excursions available from the port of Livorno.

CTTours provides exclusively private shore excursions, but if you like to arrange a shared shore trip, feel free to do it and inform us once you created your own group.

Livorno is a cruise port called also “the port of Florence” or “the port of Tuscany” because it is very easy to reach most of the tourist attractions of the region in a fair amount of time.

florence shore trips from livornoSo you will have enough time to enjoy a private shore trip to Florence, to admire the Renaissance paintings exhibited in the most famous museums like Uffizi, or the original copy of the Michelangelo’s David in the Accademia Museum. Or just enjoy the architectural beauties of Florence by strolling among gorgeous squares, intimate alleys and imposing palaces. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you have been to Florence already, don’t miss a Livorno cruise tour to the Chianti wineries where arrange a Chianti wine tasting and car sightseeing in the Tuscan countryside: rolling hills dotted by farms, parishes, and charming villages.

 

Tuscany chianti shore excursion from livorno

If you don’t want to go too far from Livorno, you can reach in your Livorno cruise shore trip some place in the neighborhood like the two wonders of northern Tuscany: Pisa, where trying to “hold up the leaning tower” and Lucca, a charming walled town where enjoy its unique ambiance and have some good shopping.

A chapter apart must be dedicated to the amazing, Carrara marble quarries. This Livorno shore excursion to these unique mountains, will make you discover the “white marble mountains” that have been supplying the most famous sculptirs and architects since the Roman for carving thier mastercpieces like Michelangelo or finding their favorite marble for constructions, tables, floors, kitchen counters. Carrara has been recently included in the UNESCO Heritage List for the Creative Cities in Marble Crafts.

marble sculptor at work, carrara shore trip from livorno

Livorno private shore trip to the Cinque Terre National Park is one of the most requested shore excursions. The cruise trip to the 5 Terre, included in the UNESCO World Heritage List, will bring you to visiting those five tiny villages hanging on the cliffs and surrounded by terraces used throughout 1000 years  for the grapes cultivation.

cruise tour from livorno to 5 terre

East from Livorno, there are other two gems immersed in the Tuscan countryside Siena and San Gimignano. These two charming towns bring you back to the middle ages with their imposing walls, their gothic architectures, and shady alleys.

From Livorno cruise port are available day shore trips to the main tourist attractions of the region easy to reach in the range of maximum three hours drive round trip:

  • Cinque Terre shore excursion 3 hrs round trip
  • Florence full-day shore excursions 2 hrs round trip
  • Florence and Pisa shore excursion 2,5 hrs round trip
  • Carrara and marble quarries shore excursion 2 hrs round trip
    Pisa and Lucca shore excursion 1,5 hrs round trip
  • Chianti wine region shore excursion 2,5 hrs round trip
  • Siena and San Gimignano shore excursion 3 hrs round trip

In case you are looking for a destination not listed above, or you wish us to arrange a custom made tour from the port of Livorno, don’t hesitate to contact us

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Dear Client,

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An authentic N.C.C. will bear a distinctive plaque on the rear bumper of the vehicle, bearing the number of their license and the name of the municipality that granted it, and will display the initials “N.C.C.” in the windshield.