Half day walking tour with Accademia gallery (skip-the-line)
Discover the famous landmarks of Florence in half-a-day with expert licensed guide, PhD. Starting from the Ponte Vecchio bridge, we walk to the Uffizi, piazza della Signoria and Palazo Vecchio, the Old and the New markets, the Little Pig, Orsanmichele church, the Baptistery and the Bell Tower, the Cathedral of Florence with Brunelleschi's dome, Museo dell'Opera, the Medici palace. We talk about the history of Florence from foundations to this day, its artists, its treasures, the passions of people who lived here. We discover the story of David and admire Michelangelo's original in the Accademia museum. Other monuments of your interest can be added.
NB: This tour includes a church visit - please have with you clothing to cover your shoulders and knees. Comfortable footwear is advised.
Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi, Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio, Orsanmichele, Little Pig, piazza della Repubblica, Baptistery, the Duomo, Dome of the Cathedral of Florence, the Gates of paradise, Medici Palace, skip-the-line Accademia museum (Tuesday-Sunday) or Museo dell'Opera del Duomo (Monday).
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: At the reception of your hotel in central Florence or by the statue of Benvenuto Cellini in the center fo the Ponte Vecchio bridge.
End location: Inside the Accademia gallery (where we talk about Michelangelo's statues and you can explore the rest of the collections in the end of the tour - directions to your hotel will be given) or elsewhere on request.
Duration: 3 hours
guided tour by an experienced licensed guide PhD, booking of skip-the-line tickets, adjustment of tour to your interests and schedule
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 Euro - €15 per person museum tickets
€15 per person museum tickets
I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver. My Florence license is for English, Italian, Russian and French languages only.
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Anna was a delightful guide on an otherwise dreary day in Florence. My colleagues and I were pleased with her willingness to be flexible and accommodate our interests. She made our tour an engaging dialogue instead of a lecture-style introduction. Grazie mille, Anna.