Basilica of Santa Maria Novella and Basilica of Santa Croce are the most popular Basilicas one should cover in the Basilica visit of Florence. These two Basilicas have got beautiful architectural examples and are have the most charming arts by the masters retained and exhibited in them. Traveler can easily find how to reach for Basilica visit at these two beautiful sites.
To Reach Basilica of Santa Maria Novella
Basilica of Santa Maria Novella is the one which is located next to the Santa Maria Novella train station. If one reaches the airport, they can make use of the bus facility from there to reach the SMN station. SMN station is in close proximity with the city center. If one reaches the train station Basilica visit to Santa Maria Novella and many other major tourist spots of Florence are close by and can be visited just by walk.
If one takes a train from another part then can get down at the Santa Maria Novella train station and can walk to the Basilica. If the traveler is staying in a place near to the city center then one can reach the Basilica by walk. Taxis are available for rent so that the travel can be smooth from any other part to city center. The SMN train station has parking lots near to it so that one can get down there and walk to the Basilica.
To Reach Basilica of Santa Croce
Santa Croce can be reached by boarding to the small electric buses C1, C2 and C3 which takes the traveler near to the church. The tickets of the buses are available from tobacco sellers, newsstands etc. It is also possible to buy the ticket by sending a message with world Ataf to number +393399941264.
The South Florence Motorway is the nearest to Santa Croce and if one is planning to drive to the place, it is important to remember that Florence city center is the restricted traffic zone and can drive only with a permit.
Taxis are also good options for one to reach Basilica of Santa Croce but the traveler would be dropped at a nearest place from where they have to stroll to the Basilica.