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Florence Walking Tour With Russian Speaking Guide
Florence Walking Tour With Russian Speaking Guide
2 hours

Our tours are conducted by Russian-speaking guides who have official licenses. They will show you not only the most popular places, but also secret addresses that only locals know about. You will learn the most useful and interesting about the past and present of Florence. You will see iconic sights of the city Church of Santa Maria Novella, Medici Chapels and Church of San Lorenzo, Duomo, Baptistery, Republic Square, City Hall, Uffizi, Santa Croce Church, Signoria Square, Old Bridge, New Market, Pitti Palace.

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From US$ 23.40
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Cinque Terre full Day Tour From Florence
Cinque Terre full Day Tour From Florence
12 hours

Enjoy the most beautiful Ligurian views with our amazing day tour from Florence. This wonderful place is protected by UNESCO. Here water and land create a unique landscape, which covered by rocks, sands, caves and lots of walking paths. Our driver will pick you up in Florence and bring you first to Manarola, where you will see a medieval castle and make a walking tour. Then, on your day tour, you will reach Vernazza. Here you will find a tower and will have some free time to see the place. In Monterosso, you will enjoy your time swimming in the sea on a wonderful beach with perfect water. This adventurous day tour will finish with a boat trip in the open sea.

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From US$ 111.15
From US$ 111.15
Siena, San Gimignano And Pisa With Lunch From Florence
Siena, San Gimignano And Pisa With Lunch From Florence
12.5 hours

Visit the most picturesque places of Tuscany, Florence during a wonderful trip with traditional local lunch. The tour, which includes lunch, starts at Siena, where used Palio Horse Race is being organized. Our guide will show you the best monument, as well as Piazza del Campo, Piazza del Duomo with a magnificent Cathedral. Then you will visit San Gimignano, where youll try a fantastic lunch, made of fresh local products, such as bruschetta, salami, tagliatelle, and many other things. Your trip will finish at San Gimignano, where you will have a nice walk, enjoying a great local architecture. Lunch tour in Pisa, were you can see Piazza dei Miracoli. San Gimignano in Siena.

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From US$ 88.92
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San Gimignano, Siena And Chianti With Lunch From Florence
San Gimignano, Siena And Chianti With Lunch From Florence
11.5 hours

The village of San Gimignano, the Chianti area and the Medieval town of Siena are situated in the heart of our beautiful Tuscany Florence. They are all compelling stops for those who want to learn about the history and traditions of the region. Meet our staff in Florence and from there youll depart. During your lunch tour, the first stop will be San Gimignano, a magnificent example of a Medieval urban town, in fact, it is a UNESCO world heritage site. Here you will have free time to visit the village and its splendid squares, palaces, churches, magnificent towers, or try their world-famous Gelato. The tour continues to the splendid area of the Chianti Classico. WOn your lunch tour, we will stop by a typical Tuscan winery where you will visit the cellars and vineyards. Afterward, you will taste the wine produced, which will be accompanied by a delicious Tuscan lunch consisting of typical food such as pasta, cured meats, cheeses, and local pastries.

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From US$ 70.20
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Pisa Half Day Morning Tour From Florence
Pisa Half Day Morning Tour From Florence
5.5 hours

Pisa is a famous landmark in Italy. This sloping tower is located in the Tuscany region. Miracoli is a very beautiful square in the world. In the 12th century began the great construction of the city. This can be seen in the center of Pisa. Almost all the buildings, squares, alleys have retained their original appearance. The Arno river flows nearby. At the mouth of the river was formed in this city. In Roman times it was a very important naval object. In this place, there was trade in the Mediterranean sea. In the city of Pisa is one of the most famous higher educational institutions in Europe, Scuola Normale Superiore. If you book a morning tour of the city from Florence the guide will tell you about the history of the Cathedral, tell you how the falling tower was built, visit the monumental cemeteries. If you wish, during your morning tour from Florence, you can go up to the bell tower and look at the fascinating view of the Park of wonders.

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From US$ 57.33
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Pisa Morning Tour With Leaning Tower From Florence
Pisa Morning Tour With Leaning Tower From Florence
5.5 hours

See the most visited city in Italy during our morning tour. Pisa is known for its tower, wonderful Piazza Dei Miracoli and many other things It was built in the 12th century around river Arno, which played an important role in past times. Due to this city the Mediterranean trade was developed. Here you will find the best educational institutions in the country as well as fantastic cathedrals and towers. On your tour, our guide will show you the best local places and you will also have free time to have a walk.

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From US$ 87.75
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Chianti Half Day Wine Tour Florence
Chianti Half Day Wine Tour Florence
5.5 hours

Explore the beautiful wine region of Chianti on a half-day tour scenic tour from Florence, and enjoy a Tuscan landscape of gently rolling hills and vineyards, studded with cypress trees. On a half-day tour from Florence taste superb Chianti wines and Tuscan products. Visit the beautiful region of Chianti and immerse yourself in the picturesque Tuscan scenery that you have always imagined. The beautiful ruby-red color and the characteristic bouquet with scents of violet are the special features that reveal the identity of one of the most famous wines in the world Chianti. This wine comes from the wise blend of Sangiovese, Canaiolo, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes, and originates from the hilly area from which it draws its name.

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From US$ 51.48
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Full Day Chianti Wine Tour With Badia A Passignano From Florence
Full Day Chianti Wine Tour With Badia A Passignano From Florence
9 hours

When you are in this country, be sure to take a tour of the Chianti wine region. You will be picked up from the center of Florence, you will drive in a comfortable car for the one and only road Chiantigiana. Here you will see different things. You will be looking for a real gem that is well hidden in the hills of Chianti. On your tour you will have the opportunity to visit the Abbey of San Michele Arcangelo Passignano. This is a very beautiful complex, which is located in the mountain, where it is surrounded by tall cypresses. Passignano is famous for its frescoes. Here you can see the legendary fresco by Domenico Ghirlandaio. After visiting the Abbey, if you like to drink delicious wine. You will be able to taste the most delicious wines in Chianti Classico during your tour. Do not miss this opportunity to try unique wines with a local host. Here you will be served a barbecue lunch Tuscany. Lunch includes leaven and barbecue of meat and vegetables.It will be all in the morning.

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From US$ 175.50
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Pienza And Montepulciano Wine Tour From Florence
Pienza And Montepulciano Wine Tour From Florence
11.5 hours

The tour begins with a visit to a cellar near Montalcino, where you will taste a sampling of wines produced with a delicious snack consisting of local products. In the afternoon, one of our brilliant tour leaders will show you around Montalcino, where you will visit the village and its fortress. Then you will visit Pienza and Montepulciano, two artistic jewels that represent the landscape of Val dOrcia. Pienza is a perfect combination of architectural beauty and harmony. The numerous lanes bearing impressive names overlook the breathtaking landscape of Val dOrcia. Unique tastes, smells and flavours support this natural and artistic heritage. The tour ends with the visit to Montepulciano where the impressive Renaissance buildings and the refined beauty of its churches are intertwined with the ancient tradition of its wine. This tour will give you an unforgettable wine experience you could find nowhere else in the world.

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From US$ 81.90
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Dinner In The Chianti Vineyards From Florence
Dinner In The Chianti Vineyards From Florence
5.5 hours

A unique opportunity to visit the Chianti region, where the guide will tell you about the history, you will admire the scenery, taste the wine, learn about the culinary traditions. You will enjoy a delicious dinner in the Chianti vineyards. with local products. You will be fascinated by the magnificent and charming landscape of the vineyards that characterize the Chianti region so whimsically departing from Florence. The dishes you are sure to try are all made with fresh local ingredients. To get the fruits - it is very hard work of local producers. This is a very responsible job in the land. When you arrive at your destination, you can try a glass of wine. Then you will visit the winery farms departing from Florence. The place for dinner is chosen to take into account the quality of products and a cozy atmosphere. Dinner in the Chianti vineyards will be decorated with candles and torches.

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From US$ 87.75
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Assisi - San Francesco Full Day Tour From Florence
Assisi - San Francesco Full Day Tour From Florence
12 hours

Discover the art and architecture and the religious sites of Tuscany and Umbria on a full-day tour to Assisi. Admire spectacular landscapes, explore medieval hilltop towns, and full day tour Etruscan ruins with a knowledgeable guide. Discover a religious pilgrimage site join our full day tour through the rolling green hills of Tuscany and Umbria and discover the artistic jewels of Assisi. Depart early in the morning from Florence and youll first reach Assisi, San Francescos birthplace, a village that stands on the top of a hill overlooking a picturesque valley surrounded by gentle slopes and vineyards. Following in San Francisco and Santa Chiaras footsteps, you will be guided along winding streets and alleyways to the historical and artistic treasures of this Medieval town. In the superb Basilica of San Francesco dAssisi, gazing Giottos frescoes of San Francescos life, you will learn the history of this important spiritual center.

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From US$ 105.30
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Chianti E-Bike Tour From Florence
Chianti E-Bike Tour From Florence
8.5 hours

Discover the natural beauty of the Tuscan countryside by bike on a guided e-bike tour from Florence. See the Chianti region from a different perspective. Enjoy lunch and a wine tasting as part of this unique experience. Ride your e- bike under the guidance of an expert tour leader and enjoy this wonderful experience riding across the Chianti countryside. You will be picked up from Florence and taken to the Chianti where the adventure will start. From here, you will ride your e-bike through beautiful olive groves and past fertile vineyards, you will also see and visit Chianti castles and hillside villa estates until you stop for a light lunch at a local Chianti winery, where you will taste some of the local wines. Continue your afternoon e-bike tour riding in the Chianti area and after youll be driven back to Florence with our transportation where the tour will end.

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From US$ 152.10
From US$ 152.10
Special Event Sienas Palio Horse Race From Florence
Special Event Sienas Palio Horse Race From Florence
10 hours

Palio is famous horse races held twice a year in Piazza del Campo in Siena. It lasts 4 days, and all this time you will experience a huge number of emotions. You will see all the traditions of these races the blessing of horses, the parade in costumes of the Renaissance. You will take away all the memories of this bright event and a piece of Siena with you. Experience the world-famous Palio horse race, the most exciting event in Siena, on a day trip from Florence. Youll enjoy a guided tour of Siena, watch the race from the Piazza del Campo, and later have dinner at a restaurant in the piazza as well.

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From US$ 117.00
From US$ 117.00
Cooking Lesson Small Group Tour Florence
Cooking Lesson Small Group Tour Florence
5.5 hours

When you return to your Homeland from a tour from Italy. You can boast of your family and friends with beautiful photos. You can surprise your loved ones with a delicious Italian dinner by attending the cooking lessons. In this tour with small group in Florence will learn how to cook healthy and nutritious food. By attending the cooking lessons you will take note of the best advice from the chef. You will start the tour with small group in Florence with a visit to the market, where the chef will tell you what products you need to buy to prepare a dish. After shopping, you will go to the kitchen, where you can prepare an Italian dish. The tour will take about four hours. During your tour in Florence, you will be able to go to some cooking lessons and learn how to cook the first, second course and dessert. When you prepare the products, before you cook you will wash and cut them. Our chef will help and tell you the secrets of how to cook delicious pasta with a special sauce.

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From US$ 92.43
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Pizza And Gelato Making Class From Florence
Pizza And Gelato Making Class From Florence
3 hours

During your pizza making class you will learn how to cook two of the most favorite Italian dishes Pizza and ice cream near Florence. You will meet with our chef, like learn the methods. All write down and try to make them at home. The chef will start the lesson with an introduction to the history of these wonderful Italian creations. After that, during your pizza making class you will learn how to make the original Italian pizza and gelato step by step, you will learn the secrets of how to make a gentle flexible yeast dough, as well as a delicious tomato sauce. Our chef will tell you how to stretch the dough, and you will have the opportunity to do it yourself. During your making class you will pass three stages preparation of dough and sauce, spread the products on the dough layer, bake it.

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From US$ 63.18
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Vespa Tour In Chianti Area From Florence
Vespa Tour In Chianti Area From Florence
6 hours

Have enjoyment riding a Vespa along the panoramic and peaceable roads on the Tuscan hills. An variant way to wonder the sights of Chianti, wrapped in the perfumes of the Tuscan landscape and the sound of the working farms. You can appreciate this Vespa tour from Florence with our guide, who will be showing you around little medieval villages located in the heart of Tuscany. Those who do not touch confident enough about riding on their own can opt for riding with our professional escorts. The excursion along the Chianti hills lasts all day. You will be stopping in a famous farmhouse for a light lunch and a wine tasting

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From US$ 150.93
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Panoramic Tour Of Florence On A Vespa
Panoramic Tour Of Florence On A Vespa
5 hours

Take an exciting Vespa tour to the most incredible and beautiful places of Florence on a Vespa scooter. You will see the Piazzale Michelangelo, from where you will have a breathtaking view of this old city. Then you will visit the Monastery of San Miniato, from where you also have a beautiful view. Then you will ride across Florence and you will have many opportunities to make incredible photos.

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From US$ 87.75
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Buongiorno Chianti Wine Tour - Simple The Best Wine Tour In Tuscany
Buongiorno Chianti Wine Tour - Simple The Best Wine Tour In Tuscany
8 hours

We offer you the best wine tour in Tuscany. We will pick up you from your hotel and will go on a comfortable motor bus with air conditioning, with large windows so that you can enjoy the landscapes of Tuscany. On our wine tour we will also make a stop at Piazzale Michelangelo, from where there is a beautiful view of Florence. Visit a winery in Chianti. Experience the true flavor of the Tuscan countryside on this Chianti wine tour from Florence. Led by a professional tour escort, the tour includes visits local wineries set in scenic village. Chianti wine tasting tour from Florence, led by a professional tour escort and a wine-expert guide.

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From US$ 152.10
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500 Vintage Tour And Chianti Roads Small Group Tour From Florence
500 Vintage Tour And Chianti Roads Small Group Tour From Florence
6 hours

Enjoy the most beautiful places of Tuscany driving FIAT 500 on your tour with a small group. This is a wonderful possibility to try this fantastic vintage car and admire the nature, local towns and villages full of history. During driving FIAT 500 on your tour with a small group we will show you the most interesting roads which will help you to discover this wonderful Chianti wine region. During driving FIAT 500 on your tour with a small group have a traditional lunch made of fresh products and try best Tuscany Chianti wine region. Its a good chance for you to see alive this Italian dream and feel unforgettable emotions.

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From US$ 175.50
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Treasures Of Florence Monolingual Tour
Treasures Of Florence Monolingual Tour
5 hours

On your monolingual tour see one of the most famous treasures of Florence David statue at Accademia Gallery. Enjoy the masterpieces of Michelangelo and get the answers to your questions about the art in Florence. See timeless treasures of Florence and works of the best Italian artists and have your lunch after excursion, which is not included in price. One hour later you will be guided to introductory trip for the most curious of you, as you will discover ancient secrets of the city, getting acquaintance with its rich history.

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From US$ 108.81
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Florence Walking Tour And Uffizi Gallery Monolingual Tour
Florence Walking Tour And Uffizi Gallery Monolingual Tour
4 hours

Earphones will be provided only for groups with over 15 participants during your walking tour.Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs. Spend some quality time admiring the exquisite collection of art at the Uffizi Gallery in Florence on your monolingual tour, one of the worlds most important art museums. Enjoy priority access with your monolingual and walking tour. Take a deep dive into the art with a guided walking tour, or explore on your own to see famous works by Botticelli, Michelangelo, da Vinci, Caravaggio, Giotto, Raphael and more. Enjoy the great Uffizi gallery.

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From US$ 73.71
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Florence Accademia Gallery Monolingual Tour
Florence Accademia Gallery Monolingual Tour
1.5 hour

You cannot, visiting Florence, do not see the most famous work of Michelangelo - the statue of David and the Accademia Gallery . The young Michelangelo made the statue of David from a solid block of marble in three years. This statue became an icon of the ideal of the Renaissance and a symbol of power and invincibility of the Florentine Republic during its hey day. Skip the line to see Michelangelos David on this tour of the Accademia Gallery in Florence. Accompanied by a professional guide during your monolingual tour, head straight inside the world-famous museum with your priority access ticket and learn about the impressive collection of artwork inside. Witness Michelangelos masterpiece and hear about its fascinating history from your guide. Have the chance to check out the artists unfinished Prigioni, as well as works by Renaissance greats like Lippi and Botticelli.

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From US$ 46.80
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Florence Accademia Gallery And Walking tour
Florence Accademia Gallery And Walking tour
3 hours

Our walking tour begins at the entrance to the Academy Gallery in Florence. Our guide will tell you all the secrets of the creation of Michelangelos most famous work, the statue of David, and how important this statue was at that time in Florence. You will get acquainted with the life of Michelangelo and his works, on which time has no power. After the walking tour you will have a little time to walk on your own and have lunch lunch is not included. On a walking tour, thanks to which you will learn many interesting facts and stories about Florence.

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From US$ 58.50
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Florence Uffizi Gallery Monolingual Tour
Florence Uffizi Gallery Monolingual Tour
2 hours

The Uffizi Gallery is one of the most famous museums in the world. Our guide, during our monolingual tour will tell you about the works of such great artists as Simabu, Giotto, Botticelli, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Titian and others. During our monolingual tour you will see their pictures, which you have seen many times in magazines and films. During our monolingual tour you will learn all the secrets of their creation and understand why Florence has become the birthplace of the Renaissance. After the tour, you can walk through the museum until its closure.

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Florence Walking Guided Tour
Florence Walking Guided Tour
1 hour

During our walking tour, you will get to know more closely the two thousand year history of Florence, ranging from Roman cities to the Renaissance. During our walking tour, you will learn all the most interesting facts about the creation of architectural monuments, including the Ponte Vecchio, the famous Uffizi courtyard and the Brunelle skis dome.

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From US$ 18.72
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Florence Electric Bike Tour
Florence Electric Bike Tour
2.5 hours

On electric bike tour visit amazing Florence with our professional guide. Meeting point is at our office, where you will have a short breeding with our team and get some important instructions. On electric bike tour see Bargello museum and follow Arno river, which will lead you to mystical spots of the city and the most famous sightseeings, such as Piazzia Signoria, Gallery of Uffizi, Palazzo Vecchio and many other famous buildings. On electric bike tour visit Santo Spirito place and ancien district of Oltrarno. This area is known for its rich nightlife and numerous bars and pubs. Continue with Piazzale Michelangelo and behold the views of Florence during a short stop, where you could also take fantastic pictures of this great the panorama. Turning back to the tour office you will see Michelangelo Buonarrotis house in Florence.

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From US$ 52.65
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Florence Bike Tour
Florence Bike Tour
2 hours

Enjoy your bike tour in Florence city of Medici. See its long, tiny streets, unusual paths and places, difficult to reach by foot. During your two hours bike tour you will be guided by our experienced professional guide who will show you the unknown places of this city with their monuments and historical buildings and places, such as San Ferdiano, Palazzo Pitti, Ponte Vecchio, Santa Croce, visit Piazza della Republica and amazing Medieval district, Duomo and many other historical places. During your bike tour taste famous Italian gelato and bistecca fiorentina. Visit numerous incredible artisan areas, full of art and creation. Be ready to discover funny locations and new historical facts about Florence.

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From US$ 33.93
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Tour Secrets Of Florence
Tour Secrets Of Florence
2 hours

Discover all mysteries of secrets of Florence during this amazing guided tour in Florence. You will see its historical center full of enigmes, Baptistery, Duomo, Cathedral and learn about Flower tree miracle. Take a walk near Dantes house, as well as Dante and Beatriche church, and behold Palazzo Vecchio, known for its amazing architectural composition. Here famous guilds seated. See its famous Cathedral, whose facade is made of marvel and discover secrets of the ancient Baptistery. Visit Piazza della Signoria and the Bull and Baker. Visit an open air museum of famous masterpieces copies, such as David of Michelangelo and even the replicas of the most rare works, like Michelangelos Profile. Walk through Uffizi Gallery, finishing your tour at the bank of Arno river.

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From US$ 47.97
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Florence Segway Small Group Tour
Florence Segway Small Group Tour
2 hours

If you are looking for a dynamic vacation this is your segway tour of Florence. Visit the city having a unique experience with our Segway tour in Florence, during which, with small group, you will discover its most beautiful places and see its typical streets and buildings. The tour lasts 2 hours and you will have a short training before starting, so no worries about how to ride a segway. You will have possibility to visit Repubblica Square, Ponte Vecchio, Signorina Square and many other interesting spots, where the Renaissance was born This segway tour is for small groups.

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Florence Scooter Electric 1 Hour
Florence Scooter Electric 1 Hour
1 hour

Florence electric scooter with the leader of the tour at the Piazzale Michelangelo meeting in Piazza di San Benedetto of Florence, go to Piazzale Michelangelo and Basilica di San Miniato with the leader of the tout. Book your 1 hour tour to electric Scooter and make your tour more interesting.

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From US$ 22.23
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Top 11 Florence Attractions

1. Uffizi Gallery

In the wonderful city of Florence there are many attractions that delight the eye of tourists, and also cherish their sense of beauty. One of these buildings - the Uffizi Gallery - is located in the center of Florence between Piazza Della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio bridge, voluntarily and unwittingly attracting many tourists. The Uffizi Gallery, which occupies a total area of 13,000 square meters, provides true connoisseurs of art from one of the most important and large collections, which covers works by both Italian and foreign artists who worked from the 13th to the 18th centuries. Attention! From March 1, 2019, to October 31, 2019, the cost of a full ticket to the Uffizi: € 24 + € 4 advance booking fee. During exhibitions, the price may increase.

2. Accademia Gallery

The Academy Gallery in Florence is the first European art school. The collection of works of art of the Academy is one of the most valuable in Italy. Most tourists go to Florence in order to get to the Academia Gallery. The Gallery’s collection is replenished with works of art from other cities. During the wars with Napoleon, in order not to lose the artistic legacy, the Roman Church donated its treasures to the Academy.

3. David

Michelangelo's “David” sculpture is a five-meter five-ton statue, which was transferred to the gallery in 1873 from Signoria Square, where it stood for 400 years. If looking closely, David’s right hand is disproportionately large. It is believed that so the sculptor displayed the hero's nickname - “strong hand”. A piece of marble, from which Michelangelo created his masterpiece, was twice processed by his predecessors. There is always a big queue in front of the Gallery and they run in small groups of 30 people. Therefore, to buy a ticket at the box office on the side of the entrance, you will have to stand for 2-3 hours.

4. Palazzo Vecchio

The ancient palace, called the Palazzo Vecchio, gave the inhabitants of Florence one of the most prolific Italian architects of the 13th century. Palazzo Vecchio is the main decoration of Piazza Signor. Particular emphasis is given to the clock tower, towering above the main building. Palazzo Vecchio is the symbol of Florence. The Lion Gate, guarded by the statues of David and Hercules, opens the entrance to the inner courtyard of the Old Palace, also called the First. Having barely set foot on the stone slabs of the courtyard, the traveler pauses for a second, trying to absorb all his beauty. On Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday you can get inside the Palazzo Vecchio from 9:00 to 19:00. On Thursday, the palace receives visitors from 9:00 to 14:00. Visiting the halls of the museum of the Old Palace will cost you 14 euros.

5. Piazza della Signoria

Piazza Della Signoria is located in Florence in front of the Palazzo Vecchio. It was this residence, once called the Palazzo Signoria, and gave the name of the square. Piazza Della Signoria is a museum of open-air: here you can see the best works of famous masters of Florence. On the Lanzi Loggia, which was intended for republican assemblies, there are 15 statues, however, almost all of them are copies. Among them are Donatello's sculpture "Judith with the Head of Holofernes" and the composition of Baccio Bandinelli "Hercules, who defeated Cacus." The square can be viewed in 30-40 minutes, with the palace, so plan a visit for 2-3 hours. And in between - drink coffee in one of the old cafes on the square.

6. Florence Cathedral

The most beautiful and popular attraction of Florence is the Florence Cathedral - a symbol of the capital of Tuscany. Florence Cathedral makes an indelible impression. The symbolic first stone, the foundation of the cathedral was laid in September 1296 by the envoy of Pope Boniface VIII. Lacy knit exterior decor gives way to the laconic interior of the Catholic church. The most important relic of Santa Maria del Fiore is the urn with the relics of St. Zinovy of Florence, discovered in the ruins of the temple of Santa Reparata in the 14th century. Work Time: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday - open from 10:00 to 17:00; Saturday - from 10:00 to 16:45; Sunday from 13:30 to 16:45.

7. Ponte Vecchio

One of the main attractions of Florence can be called the Ponte Vecchio Bridge, which in Italian means “Old Bridge”. This is not just a ferry from one bank of the Arno to another, but also a unique architectural monument, which has not changed since the 14th century. The bridge was built in 1345. The architect changed the outline of the bridge, creating a solid and at the same time not devoid of grace construction consisting of three arches. The length of the central arch is 30 meters, and the side is 27. By the beginning of the 17th century, the bridge received its second name - “Golden Bridge”. In the center of the building are interrupted, forming two open panoramic platforms with a view of the river.

8. Pitti Palace

Walking through Florence, go to the southern bank of the Arno River via Ponte Vecchio. Then slowly stroll down the street Guicciardini. And you will not notice how the road will lead you to Pitti Square. The Pitti Palace is an artistic landmark on the other side of the Arno in Florence and is a magnificent palace that used to be the residence of the Medici. Today there are various museums here, including the costume museum, the Gallery of Modern Art and the Royal Apartments. From the top floor of the gallery of modern art offers stunning views of the city. The palace is open to the public daily, except Mondays, from 8-15 to 18-50. The entrance to the inside closes at 17-30. After all, only in the Palatine Gallery is not less than 500 paintings. And the inspection takes time, and not one hour.

9. Medici Chapels

Florence, like almost any Italian city, is literally flooded with landmarks, historical monuments and all sorts of priceless artifacts. Among all this abundance there are places that must be visited, and one of these places is the Medici Chapel. The central object in the Medici Chapel is the altar. On the right and left side of the altar are the tombs of the dukes Giuliano Nemursky and Lorenzo Urbinsky. Directly opposite the altar, on the opposite wall in the protruding basement rests the ashes of two more Medici - Lorenzo the Magnificent and his sibling Giuliano. Recommended visit duration is an hour. Buy tickets beforehand, in order not to stay in long lines.

10. Bargello Museum

Bargello Museum is often overlooked by tourists, contains an impressive collection of sculptures, including Michelangelo’s early works. On the ground floor, there are such masterpieces as the famous David Donatello, his Saint George, and the tiles created for the baptismal door contest. The situation itself is quite remarkable: Bargello was the first city hall of Florence, therefore it is saturated with the atmosphere of the Middle Ages. Opening hours: from Monday to Friday from 8:15 to 17:00, on Saturday and Sunday from 8:15 to 16:50. Ticket price for adults - 14 EUR, for pensioners and students - 6 EUR, for children - 5 EUR.

11. Boboli Gardens

Once in Florence, you will surely immerse yourself in the tourist bustle of this beautiful city. And if you want to pause without stopping to see the many sights, visit the Boboli Gardens. Boboli Gardens in Florence houses a collection of sculptures dating from the XVI-XVIII centuries and you can observe the history of Florence, surrounded by magnificent nature. Entrance through the Pitti Palace. Italian garden in the style of the Renaissance. The garden boasts many statues and panoramic views of the city. Especially beautiful in spring when the flowers bloom. For technical works, the gardens are closed to the public on the first and last Mondays of the month, on New Year, May 1 and on Christmas.