Florence Walking Tour Including Uffizi and Accademia Galleries

Cultural & Theme Tours in Florence

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If it is your first time in Florence, our tour is the best way to have a total vision of the center of this historic city. Join our Monolingual Small group walking tour to visit the Brunelleschi’s dome, the Baptistry Doors, Palazzo Vecchio, Ponte Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria and admire the building of the Uffizi Gallery and Vasari corridor before relaxing in Repubblica Square with an excellent glass of Chianti wine and Tuscan salami snack. Continue the tour skipping the line with our guide to discover the secrets behind Botticelli’s masterpieces and the story of the Uffizi Gallery before admiring the imposing statue of Michelangelo’s David, the symbol of the Republic of Florence, and other important sculptures
•  Monolingual Small group tour- Visit Florence’s best-known treasures, including the Duomo, Ponte Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria and more. • Skip the line in Uffizi and Accademia Gallery • Hear about the history, culture, and Michelangelo’s David, I Prigioni and much more... • Take pleasure sipping Chianti wine and tasting typical Tuscan appetizers (cheese and salami) • Groups are limited to 18 people making sure you receive proper attention 1st PART :Come to our meeting point, in the heart of Florence, the Capital of Tuscany that boasts an historical- artistic legacy known throughout the world. Here just at a few steps from the Brunelleshi’s Dome we will start our walking city tour by our English monolingual guide in a small group tour. Together walking through the historic alleys, we will have the opportunity to hear the history of famous monuments such Florence Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and its Brunelleschi’s dome, the Baptistry Doors by Ghiberti. See the Palazzo Vecchio, dominating Piazza della Signoria, symbol of the power of Florence during the medieval times and Renaissance and close to it the Loggia della Signoria, an authentic open-air art gallery. Adjacent to Piazza della Signoria, you’ll see the building of Uffizi, hosting the famous art gallery, and its Vasari corridor that leads to the famous Ponte Vecchio. At the end of the tour enjoy a glass of Chianti Classic wine and Tuscan snacks (cheese and salami).  2nd PART: After the aperitif and a little free time our guide will wait you at our meeting point to continue the tour skiping the line with our guide to discover the secrets behind Botticelli's masterpieces and story of Uffizi Gallery. Here you can admire works by the great artists: Giotto, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, Caravaggio and many others. Our guided tour will let you discover the secrets behind Botticelli's masterpieces, such as Primavera (Spring) and the Birth of Venus, hosted in a special room dedicated to one of the most appreciated artists of the Renaissance. The Uffizi art gallery offers you a wide range of gold-background panels, refined paintings, ancients sculptures, but also an insight into the Medici family. From the Uffizi terrace you will enjoy a panoramic view of the Palazzo Vecchio (Old Palace) and the key monuments of Florence.  3rd PART: Returned at the meeting point our guide will wait you at our meeting point to continue the tour skiping the line with our guide to discover more about this imposing statue of a young hero, which became the symbol of the Republic of Florence. This museum displays other important sculptures by Michelangelo, such as I Prigioni (The Incarcerated) and San Matteo (St Matthew), together with an interesting collection of religious paintings and panels. 

What’s included

  • Best of Florence : 2hrs monolingual guided small group walking tour
  • A glass of Chianti wine and Tuscan snack with che-ese and salami
  • Audio headsets, if needed, so you can hear your guide
  • Snacks
  • Alcoholic Beverages

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off