Secret Florence: A Late Afternoon Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Florence

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A 2 hours tour with a local private guide through the secrets of the city of Florence. Santa Felicita, Ponte Vecchio, Signoria square and Uffizi Square are some of the highlights you are going to visit and behind which mysteries and secrets are hidden. Take our tour and discover a new face of the city of Florence!
Meet our guide in Piazza Santa Felicita where we are going to start our walking tour discovery the secret corner of Florence and her beauty.The church of Saint Felicita is linked directly to the secret corridor built by a great architect Giorgio Vasari for the Grand Duke of Florence.We will follow this secret passage way crossing the famous Ponte Vecchio and walking along the Arno river in the area of the Georgofili street place of a terrible mafia Attack on the 1993.The tour will continue in the Piazza degli Uffizi and the Signoria Square where each statue has a secret to disclosure and a story to tell. Michelangelo drawing on the wall it is still there witnesses of this. We will continue into the medieval part of the town to see the Chestnuts tower and the church of the famous poet Dante. After this quick stop our walking tour will proceed toward the majestic cathedral of Florence where there are so many story regarding the construction, the family who did not want to sell the space and the mysterious falling of the Gold globe.The Baptistery is our next building where interesting inscription and decoration are hiding hold history behind. From here there is a visit of Santa Maria maggiore and his famous “Berta” that watches people passing by.The tour will end In the heart of the city  at Republic square when once upon a time artist of various nationality and origin used to meet to discuss important issues of life.

What’s included

  • Private guide for 2 hours
  • Local guide

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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