Explore the roman origins of the city of Florence with an expert guide. Discover the marvel of Florence's Renaissance monuments and landmarks.
During the walking tour you will see the major sites of the city, where the Florentines used to live their daily life! You will walk along the streets of the old city to Piazza Duomo, Piazza della Signoria, and Ponte Vecchio. Visit the Uffizi Gallery and admire the works of the most renowned artists.
The tour starts in the early afternoon, when you will enjoy an excellent and complete introductory tour dedicated to those who want to know all the facts and secrets of two thousand years of Florentine history, from the city’s Roman origins to a 15th century palace. From Ponte Vecchio, through the famous Uffizi courtyard, to the architectural wonders of Brunelleschi's Dome towering over the gilded Baptistery 'Gates of Paradise'.
After the walking tour you will visit one of the most famous museums in the world: the Uffizi. Your knowledgeable guide will explain the works of the greatest artists from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance: Cimabue, Giotto, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, and many others. You will recognise original world-famous paintings you have seen in books, magazines, and on TV close up. You will learn the secrets of the artists’ craft, techniques and tools. By looking at the most famous artworks of the period, you will be able to understand why Florence was the birthplace of the Renaissance.
Personalize your museum experience. There is no need to rush off at the end of the tour. You can stay inside the museum until closing time.