Explore some of the most famous sites in the ancient city of Florence while learning about the mysteries of its past. We will visit, the old center of the city, where the most interesting secrets of Florence are hidden.
Starting, around the Baptistery and the Cathedral, in front of its elaborate marble facades. Thus you will know both the history and various anecdotes of the most imposing site of the city, among them “The miracle of the flowering tree” and “The history of the bull and the baker”. Then we will walk near the house of Dante and we will discuss the defamed church of Dante and Beatriz. Later we will stop to see the Palazzo Vecchio (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palazzo_Vecchio), famous for its civil architecture; for having been the main headquarters of the guilds; and site from where the Medici family exercised their political power.
Once here, in front of Piazza della Signora we will see an open-air museum, composed of a number of statues including the copy of Michelangelo’s David, and the very well hidden profile sculpted by Michelangelo. We will then walk through the wings of the Galleria degli Uffizi. Bordering the Arno river, we will cross the Ponte Vecchio, famous for its jewelry shops. Before finishing the tour, that ends in front of Palazzo Pitti, you will have discovered much more than you imagined during your stay in Florence.
Then, this walking tour is perfect for those who do not settle for the typical guided tour that only tells part of the story. With two hours accompanied by our expert guide, you will have satiated all your curiosity and you will see the city with different eyes.
THE TOUR INCLUDES:
• Guided walking tour of Florence.
WHAT THIS UNIQUE TOUR DOES:
• Small groups
AVAILABILITY and LANGUAGES:
English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Romanian. A minimum of 2 participants is required.
Availability: every day
PRICE: € 41.00 (ADULTS)
Children from 0-10 years old: free
Meeting point: Via Cavour, 21 Rojo
Start time: 18:00 pm (please arrive 15 minutes before).
Duration: 2 hours.
* Customers must wear comfortable shoes.
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