Florence Tour: Duomo and Skip the Line at Accademia Gallery

Cultural & Theme Tours in Florence
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Tour description

Take a small group tour of the Accademia Gallery to see Michelangelo's famous statue of David and afterwards enjoy your walking tour of Florence. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 25 people ensuring you'll receive personalized attention and audio headsets guarantee that you'll hear the guide clearly. And by booking ahead, you won't waste any time waiting in line at the Accademia Gallery!

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence, TuscanyMichelangelo’s ‘David’ is a must-see for every visitor to Florence, resulting in lines as mind-blowing as the statue itself. This tour includes Skip-the-Line Access to the Accademia Gallery, so you can appreciate ‘David’ and still have time to see all Florence has to offer. Your expert guide will give you the back on Michelangelo’s sculpture, and explain what sets it apart from thousands of imitators. You’ll also see Michelangelo’s unfinished ‘Slaves’ and learn what this work in progress reveals about the artist’s technique.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Piazza del Duomo, Florence, TuscanyHow do you follow a sight like ‘David’? Towering over Duomo Square, the red dome of Florence Cathedral has become the emblem of the city. Its architect, Filippo Brunelleschi, invented entirely new construction processes to realise his vision, as your guide will explain. You’ll also hear about the cathedral’s interior; it’s open for free to the public, so you can come back any time to appreciate these features in full.As the tour continues, you’ll see iconic sights like the Ponte Vecchio bridge and discover overlooked delights like the leather market. All the while, your guide will share tales of Florentine industry and artistry through the ages.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Piazza della Repubblica, Florence, TuscanyPassing byDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Ponte Vecchio, Florence, TuscanyPassing byDuration: 10 minutes

What's included

  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Group size of 25 people
  • Guided tour with in English
  • Headsets to hear your guide's commentary
  • Entry/Admission - Galleria dell'Accademia
  • Entry/Admission - Ponte Vecchio
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off