Boboli Gardens guided tour
Attractions & guided tours

Boboli Gardens guided tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 1 hour
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Join a guided tour of the royal Boboli Gardens in Florence
  • Stroll through acres of gardens, trees, fountains and terraces with an expert guide
  • Learn the history of the 16th-century Italian gardens behind the Pitti Palace
What to expect

Visit the Boboli Gardens, a green oasis in the center of Florence and a marvelous design by Niccolò Tribolo on which Giorgio Vasari, Bartolomeo Ammannati and Bernardo Buontalenti worked in 16th century.

The tour starts from the central gate of Palazzo Pitti. The guide will tell you about the royal palace while walking you through the gardens. You can only get to know the history of the Boboli Gardens from a local guide who has a profound knowledge of the smallest details.

Take a relaxing walk through this amazing open-air museum full of fountains, temples, beautiful caves and sculptures by Michelangelo, Giambologna and many more. Admire its masterpieces such as the Grotta Grande, the Amphitheater, the Viottolone and the Isolotto, the Knights Garden and the Kaffehaus and enjoy a spectacular view of Florence.

Before the tour ends, don't forget to ask your guide any additional questions you may have. At the end of the tour, you can spend some time in the garden at your leisure, making this experience even more memorable.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Official local guide
    • Radio system to hear the guide
    • Tickets with reservation
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 6-18)
    • Infants (age 0-5): free of charge
    Where

    Piazza de' Pitti, 50125 Florence FI, Italy

    Meeting point:

    Central gate of Palazzo Pitti.

    What to remember
    • Private tour option: please confirm the language of the tour directly with the local operator. You can find the contact information on the voucher after booking
    • Number of participants: min 2 - max 15 people. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
    • The gardens don't operate on days with heavy rain. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
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    When
    • Every day at 9.00am, 10.45am, 3.00pm
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    StarFlorence
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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