Discover Florence from the river !
Rafting in Florence is a new way to admire the charm of a city built and developed on the banks of its river, the celebrated Arno.
An unforgettable experience that can also give surprising points of views, as Florence, a real open air museum, will disclose its countless treasures.
A panoramic excursion through the Florence city center that let you admire the Uffizi Gallery, the Pontevecchio, the Vasari Corridor and the beautiful Santa Trinità bridge from a unique perspective. Shoot unforgettable pictures and enjoy an exclusive aperitif under the arches of the world’s most famous bridge!
Looking for a day of absolute fun in Florence? Look no further!
IN THE HEARTH OF FLORENCE ON THE ARNO RIVER – THE CITY AS YOU NEVER HAVE SEEN
The Tour Includes
- Availability : from March until November
- Duration : 2 Hours (Welcome, Briefing and River Trip)
- Max : 6 Pax per Boat
- Includes: Aperitif under the Pontevecchio’s arches
Tour Code TH0070101
PLEASE NOTE PRIVATE BOAT TOUR AVAILABLE ON REQUEST
Minimum 4 Pax
Fun on the Arno River
Paddle through the center of Florence to enjoy a truly unique perspective of the city. The Arno river is ideal to take pictures of the major historical sites such as the Pontevecchio bridge with the Vasari Corridor, the Uffizi Gallery and much more. Following the thrilling descent of the dam of San Niccolò the guides will entertain you with anecdotes and curiosity about the Arno river and the city. A really unconventional way to visit Florence!
This is not an extreme sport since the river is quiet overall. The passage on the waves at some points, however, gives an unforgettable thrill. Through our partners we are proud to offer the best outdoor and rafting experiences in Tuscany. All our activities do not require any previous experience, therefore are certainly suitable even for absolute beginners.
Recommended for families, tourists, school trips, scouts, business team buildings, birthday celebration, bachelor/bachelorette parties and for who wants to get closer to the river’s world in complete safety.
Each participant is provided with a life jacket and a paddle and, after a brief technical explanation by the guide, you are ready to go.
All our Rafting, Kayaking, River trekking, SUP and Trekking excursions are also for beginners and children. No experience and no special skills are required to participate. The activities of Hidrospeed and Canyoning are forbidden to children under 16 years.
For all the urban and soft rafting excursions, we will provide you with a lifebuoy and paddle as well as a telephone/camera bag. For all the adrenaline rafting excursions, River trekking, Kayak, Hidrospeed and Canyoning we will provide you with life jacket, helmet, wetsuit, neoprene boots and any paddle.
Apart from the desire to have fun … for all urban rafting excursions and soft, we recommend dressing comfortable and sporty with slippers / sandals / shoes to get wet and bring a phone / camera on board. For all the adrenaline rafting excursions, River trekking, Kayak, Hidrospeed and Canyoning we recommend wearing a swimsuit, a thermal shirt and shoes to bathe. For trekking excursions we recommend to come comfortable and sporty clothes with trekking shoes.
Yes, certainly, every occasion is good for a river trip. Birthday parties, corporate events, stag and hen parties and school trips are just a few examples. We are open to any request to customize the excursions according to your needs.