Tour Code: P3
Welcome to Florence! A private guided tour is the best way to unveil the very heart of the Renaissance’s Capital. Follow our expert guide in a private experience designed to get the most of Dante’s town, journey to the past and discover the highlights of Florence and two thousand years of Florentine history!
During the twelfth and thirteenth century rich bankers and merchants ruled the city, attracting artists, authors, and philosophers from all over Europe who were going to contribute to Florence's new identity as the most important cultural melting pot of the Western world. Today, Florence is a fascinating and elegant little metropolis in which famous museums and monuments sit side by side with exclusive fashion boutiques, bars, and restaurants. The perfect place in Tuscany to enjoy art, culture, food, wine and a shopping afternoon.
Our guide will let you explore the historical centre with its renowned treasures. We will start in the morning with a downtown walk with an introduction to the most celebrated landmarks such as the medieval Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore (the Duomo) with its golden globe, St. John's Baptistery with Ghiberti’s bronze portals, Palazzo Vecchio, and the jeweller’s bridge of Ponte Vecchio.
Thereafter, the guided tour continues to the Accademia Gallery to take a close look at the statue of David. After a short break for lunch we will continue at the Uffizi Museum for a sample of the several masterpieces created by artists such as Michelangelo, Leonardo, and Raphael. Your experienced guide will stay with you during the entire day.
Since our guides are also local residents here in Florence, they are all happy to provide you with suggestions, tips, and any advice that will help you get the most out of your stay in this beautiful location. An unforgettable day that will undoubtedly inspire you to return to the homeland of Brunelleschi over and over again!
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