FLORENCE - Highlights Tour

Departure Date

Daily

Duration

1.30 hour

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1170

Maximum Seats

25

Price

€30

Price

from €30

Florence Walking Tour

Take an unforgettable journey to discover the most beautiful squares and monuments of Florence

Start your tour in  REPUBBLICA SQUARE, one of the most elegant and historically important “piazzas” in Florence, refined cafés and luxury shopping. Follow your licensed guide through the picturesque streets to the LOGGIA DEL MERCATO NUOVO, where your guide will demonstrate a symbol of good luck by caressing the nose of PORCELLINO (wild boar) STATUE.
Right around the corner, your guide will lead you to the intriguing PONTE VECCHIO – a true icon of the city. This bridge is famous for its exclusive jewelry stores, unique structure, and for being the only bridge spared during the bombings during the Second World War.

Then, follow your guide discovering the heart of Florence – SIGNORIA SQUARE. This true open-air museum is dominated by the PALAZZO VECCHIO and the magnificent LOGGIA DEI LANZI, home to fascinating statues such as PERSEUS by Cellini and the RAT OF THE SABINE WOMEN by Giambologna.

Your journey will end to DUOMO SQUARE, home of the wonderful FLORENCE CATHEDRAL and BRUNELLESCHI’S DOME, as well as the Baptistery and Giotto’s Bell Tower.

If Florentine art is of particular interest to you, you may like to also take our Galleria Accademia Florence Tour — this gallery boasts the greatest collection of Renaissance art from Florence, with many of Michelangelo’s sculptures, including his legendary work: David. 

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. Start planning your Florentine adventure with Citywalkers!

 

TOUR INFO

Meeting Point

Via Cavour 12

When

Everyday

Time

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Language

English

 

Walking tour
Private tour
Certified guide
Historic centre
Reservation needed
Rain or Shine

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HOW THE PAYMENT WORKS:

Your debit/credit card will not be charged until the tour will be confirmed.

  • Adult: 32€

  • Infant - Child (0-6 years old): 0€

  • Fully licensed guide

  • 1.30-hour tour of Florence historic Center

  • Headsets (if needed)

  • Meals

  • Tips/Gratuity

You may cancel your booking any time before the tour date by writing an email to us.

24 hours before the tour: full refund

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Tour Description

Stop 1

Piazza Repubblica

Explore Piazza della Repubblica, one of the most elegant and historically important “piazzas” in Florence
Stop 2

Mercato Nuovo and Porcellino

The Porcellino Lodge was built in the 16th century. It was used and continues to be used as a market where it is possible to find handicrafts products like bags, belts and leather accessories, silk objects, hats and much more. The Porcellino Lodge takes its name from the Porcellino, a bronze boar with a fountain.
Stop 3

Ponte Vecchio

Definitely the most photographed site in Florence, Ponte Vecchio is full of jewelry shops and was also the set of many movies. Listen to the story of how it survived the Germans and the Flood of Florence in 1966.
Stop 4

Uffizi

The Uffizi Gallery contains one of the oldest and most famous art collections in the world. Built in 1560 by Giorgio Vasari, following the orders of Cosimo I de Medici, it had the initial purpose of housing the offices of the Florentine magistrates, as the Palazzo Vecchio was at one point too small.
Stop 5

Piazza della Signoria

This piazza is just like it has been for centuries with its medieval houses and its old stone pavement. You can imagine just how it has been for all the people walking here before you. The majestic Uffizi Gallery stands close and add an air of elegance to the surrounding.
Stop 6

Piazza del Duomo

Admire the beauty of this UNESCO world heritage square and its buildings. It took only 140 years to complete the Duomo! The Duomo, Giotto's Bell Tower and the Baptistery of San Giovanni are in fact the main tourist attractions of Tuscany's main city.