Delhi, the capital city of India, is a massive metropolitan area in the country’s north. Indira Gandhi international airport serves as primary civilian aviation hub for Delhi. Delhi is popular for its culture and festivals. Florence is the cradle of Renaissance, the romance is utterly irresistible. The entire city center is a UNESCO world heritage site. The city’s main attractions are chapels, frescoes in churches, marble basilicas and world Class art museums brimming with paintings and sculptures by Botticelli, Michelangelo etc.
Florence is a living city with a vibrant restaurant nightlife scene, classical music and contemporary art. Historic, full of quirky shops and quality crafts, and close to the vine covered hills of Chianti, it’s one of Europe’s most civilized long weekend destinations. The churches Santa Croce, San miniato, Santa Maria, Novella and San Lorenzo house some of the important tombs, mosaics and frescoes while the museums will delight you with artwork, bronze and marble statue and many treasures. Florence offers many unique experiences and events that will create memories which will live with you after your holiday in Tuscany are over. Italian food enthusiasts find a generous example of what is best in the Italian cuisine while visiting Florence. Tuscan cuisine has been deemed poor and of peasant origin, but the quality and combination of the ingredients the vegetables, cheeses, meat, seafood and high quality exceptional wine have become increasingly known and appreciated by people all over the world.
Around every corner in this enchanting city, one will be able to discover Italian culture at its finest. Various transportation options available are given below to know how to reach Florence from Delhi:
Florence’s small but busy Amerigo Vespucci airport, also known as Peretola, after its location, is only three miles north- west of the centre. Most low cost carriers use Pisa Galileo airport that is 62 miles west of Florence. It is connected to Florence via a bus service. There are frequent trains also to reach Florence. Distance between Florence and Delhi is 5994 km and average flight time will be 10 hour 35 Min. Most popular flight from Delhi to Florence is Lufthansa. The other flights are Air France, Qatar airways, British airways etc. There will be a layover at any of the cities like Dubai, London, Doha, etc. Book your tickets in advance for good deals.
To reach Florence from Delhi is a time consuming and expensive and non-viable option. So, booking a flight will be the best option. You can use the local train transportation after reaching Florence to explore popular tourist places.
Delhi to Florence via road is an adventurous trip. But it may take days to reach Florence. So flight will be convenient to reach Florence. After reaching there, one can hire a taxi or rent a car and you can opt for an unforgettable scenic drive. The other option is using public transportation. Florence has a well-organized public transportation which connects to all major attractions.