Guided Walking Tour in Florence
Explore the enchanting city of Firenze, Italy, on a captivating 2-hour walking tour. Begin at the historic Basilica di San Lorenzo, where the Medici legacy unfolds through art and architecture. Traverse the regal halls of Palazzo Medici Riccardi before arriving at Piazza del Duomo, home to the resplendent Florence Cathedral and Giotto’s Campanile. Meander through the lively Piazza della Repubblica, where old meets new in a bustling harmony. Discover the political heart of the city at Piazza della Signoria, adorned with iconic sculptures and the majestic Palazzo Vecchio. Finally, immerse yourself in artistic brilliance at the Gallerie Degli Uffizi, where timeless masterpieces await. Embrace the spirit of the Renaissance as you delve into the wonders of Firenze on this unforgettable journey.
Price / 29 USD
You can pay online
English & Italian
10:00 / 16:30 hrs
Included / excluded
Local tour guide
2-hour guided walking tour
Food and drinks
Explore Firenze, the cradle of the Renaissance, where artistic wonders and historical splendors await your discovery. Lace up your walking shoes and prepare to embark on an unforgettable journey through the city’s cultural gems. Our 2-hour walking tour will lead you through iconic landmarks, hidden alleys, and bustling piazzas, allowing you to immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Florentine history.
Our adventure commences at the Basilica di San Lorenzo, a magnificent church steeped in Medici history. As we step inside, marvel at the breathtaking architecture and the exquisite sculptures that adorn the interior. This sacred place served as a burial site for the Medici family, whose influence on the city’s artistic heritage was profound.
Next, we move onward to the stately Palazzo Medici Riccardi, a grand palace that served as the Medici family’s residence. The building’s design embodies Florentine elegance, and its serene courtyard is a testament to the city’s architectural prowess.
Our journey then takes us to Piazza del Duomo, the beating heart of Florence. Behold the awe-inspiring Florence Cathedral, with its iconic dome designed by Brunelleschi, and the elegant Giotto’s Campanile. The Baptistery’s gilded bronze doors, including the famous Gates of Paradise, will leave you mesmerized by their intricate beauty.
As we stroll towards Piazza della Repubblica, we are transported to the vibrant center of modern Florence. This bustling square is surrounded by charming cafes, luxury boutiques, and street performers, creating an electric atmosphere that blends history and contemporary life.
Heading towards Piazza della Signoria, we encounter Florence’s political and cultural epicenter. Gaze upon the imposing Palazzo Vecchio, the city’s town hall, and the remarkable sculptures in the Loggia dei Lanzi, including the renowned Perseus with the Head of Medusa. It is a true open-air museum that brings the past to life.
Finally, we conclude our journey at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, a treasure trove of art that will leave you awe-struck. Home to masterpieces by Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Botticelli, and countless others, the Uffizi Gallery is an unmissable destination for art lovers and history enthusiasts alike.
As the tour comes to an end, you will carry with you the essence of Florence – a city that encapsulates the finest achievements of human creativity and innovation. So, come with an open heart and curious mind, and let us explore the magic of Firenze together. Unravel the stories of the past, immerse yourself in the beauty of the present, and cherish the memories of this unforgettable journey through the Renaissance wonderland.
Meet your guide at Piazza di San Lorenzo, 11.
This tour will take place rain or shine.