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$101.62 Cultural & Theme Tours

Florence Half Day Guided Tour Experience

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Piazzale Michelangelo, Florence, TuscanyPanoramic bus tour to Piazzale Michelangelo with stop for explanation and photos.This discovery tour begins from two of the most beautiful and romantic spots in the world: PIAZZALEMICHELANGELO and FIESOLE, two unmissable destinations for landscapes lovers! Here you can drink in the sightsand historic panorama of Florence lying before your eyes. Your professional guide will be at your disposal for thewhole morning, pointing out the main monuments of the city from these magnificent panoramic terraces: theunmistakable Brunelleschi's Cupola, the Palazzo Vecchio and the countless Romanesque-style churches dotting thewhole city as well as Florence rolling hills.Pass By: San Domenico Fiesole, Fiesole, TuscanyPanoramic bus tour of Fiesole before returning to the historic centerThis discovery tour begins from two of the most beautiful and romantic spots in the world: PIAZZALEMICHELANGELO and FIESOLE, two unmissable destinations for landscapes lovers! Here you can drink in the sightsand historic panorama of Florence lying before your eyes. Your professional guide will be at your disposal for thewhole morning, pointing out the main monuments of the city from these magnificent panoramic terraces: theunmistakable Brunelleschi's Cupola, the Palazzo Vecchio and the countless Romanesque-style churches dotting thewhole city as well as Florence rolling hills.Stop At: Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence, TuscanyEntrance to the Accademia Gallery at 10.30 am and walking tour to the Duomo Complex.Then you plunge into the city itself: fist stop, the ACCADEMIA GALLERY, famous for its David of Michelangelo, theunfinished works of art Prigioni, San Matteo, la Pietà di Palestrina and other masterpieces by the great artist. Youwill learn some interesting facts about the tormented life of Michelangelo and why his masterpiece has become thesymbol of Florence during the centuries.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Duomo - Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, Florence, TuscanyCathedral: explanation from the outside of the monuments.The tour ends with a stroll through the historic streets of the city to arrivein PIAZZA DUOMO, where you will learn the secrets of Giotto’s Bell Tower, and discover the beauty of the Baptisterywith its golden, bronze doors (including the famous Porta del Paradiso). Last but not least, there is the breathtakingCathedral itself.Duration: 15 minutes

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The Accademia Gallery in Florence with your private guide

Begin your 2 hour tour by meeting your private guide at your hotel,if located in the center of Florence.Your guide will take you to the Accademia Gallery where you will enter and skip the line!You will be given a set of earphones to hear your guide perfectly and then your tour will start. The Accademia Gallery was founded in 1784 by Pietro Leopoldo it is a famous museum located in the heart of Florence, it is the home of the Michelangelo’s David. In this museum you will get the chance to see many paintings and Renaissance sculptures such as works by Paolo Uccello,Sandro Botticelli and Andrea del Sarto.The most important sculptures your guide will show you will be the original plaster model by Gianbologna for the marble scultures of the Rape of the Sabines, The Slaves(originally for the tomb of Julius II),The Saint Matthew and the Pietà from Palestrina,one of four compositions of the same subject who acts as a guard of honor to Michelangelo’s David.If you want your tour to last longer you can combine it with a walking tour making last 3 hours instead of 2.