Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, City
Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for children of any age and families are more than welcome!
Maximum travelers: 7
Portuguese (advanced), Spanish (fluent), Italian (fluent), English (fluent), German (basic), French (basic)
Visit the best of Florence following Michelangelo's footsteps
Florence, the home city of all major Renaissance celebrities such as Michelangelo. Discover his masterpieces: the original David, the Medici Chapels, and the square of Santa Croce Church, burial place of the great sculptor.
The tour starts at the Accademia Gallery to admire 6 Michelangelo's sculptures including David, which made Michelangelo the most requested sculptor of all times. Later we will visit the Medici Chapels in the district of S. Lorenzo, designed by Michelangelo as an architect for the most important family who ruled Tuscany for almost three centuries. We will end the tour in S. Croce district where the sculptor was raised and buried.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: In front of MyAccademy Bookshop/Cafè in Via Ricasoli opposite side to Accademia Gallery
End location: In Piazza Santa Croce
Duration: 3 hours
Time might extend in case of long line at the Accademia Gallery, although skip the line tickets are booked
All sights visited are walking distance on a flat ground. In case customers are tired of walking I can provide a taxi to pay on site.
The tour includes 3 hours guidance inside the Accademia Gallery and Medici Chapel museum and walking tour. A short break for bathroom and snack is considered.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
25 EUROS - To pay cash or credit card at the ticket office of the museums
"Skip the line tickets" will be reserved by the guide but need to be paid on site cash or credit card
Price Accademia € 12.50 per person adult or € 16.50 in case of exhibits
Medici Chapels € 8,00 per person
As a licensed guide and tour leader so I can guide you inside any historical monument in Florence and in all the major Italian cities.
I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.