Immerse yourself in the world of Italian art with this full day Florence walking tour. You will be accompanied by an expert guide who will explain everything about this city and its many marvels! You will have also the chance to visit two of the most famous museums in the world: the Accademia Gallery and the Uffizi Gallery. You will have priority access to both, thus avoiding the long queues at the entrances.
The day of your tour, please be at the arranged meeting point 30 minutes before your scheduled departure time. Make sure to have your voucher handy. You should already have received this by email. Present your voucher (either printed or e-voucher) and prepare yourself for an amazing journey through the city of Florence!
The tour starts at the Uffizi Gallery where your guide will explain everything you ever wanted to know and more about Italian Renaissance Art. Once inside the Gallery, you will get to explore such popular highlights as the Giotto Hall, the Michelangelo Hall, the Leonardo da Vinci Hall, the Caravaggio Hall, and the Botticelli Hall, this last being a large room displaying some of the greatest works by Sandro Botticelli including The Birth of Venus.
Following your visit to the Uffizi Gallery, your walking tour of Florence starts. Your guide will take you to the city's most iconic sites such as the Piazza della Signoria, il Ponte Vecchio, the Piazza del Duomo ("Cathedral Square"), while providing a running commentary on the city's history and culture as well as pointing out the many elements of artistic expression that are found throughout the city. Your tour culminates at the Accademia Gallery, home to Michelangelo's iconic sculpture David. It also has other sculptures by Michelangelo and a large collection of paintings by Florentine artists, mostly from the period 1300-1600, including the Trecento (14th century) right up to the Late Renaissance.
If you believe that an open-air walk is the best way to visit somewhere new, then this is the tour for you! Walking through the backstreets and alleys of Florence, you will discover all the marvels of the city that is the very symbol of the Renaissance period.
Step 1 - Go to the meeting point
Step 2 - Go to the Galleria dell'Accademia
Step 3 - Go to the Uffizi Gallery
Please be at the meeting point 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time.
Good walking shoes are recommended.
For safety reasons, no luggage or large backpacks are allowed inside the Uffizi and Accademia Galleries.
The tour price doesn’t include lunch
The tour lasts approximately 7 hours.
All ticket sales are definitive and no refunds can be given.
January 18, 2019
Une visite agréable et avec un guide de qualité. J'ai apprécier le service merci.