Walking tours

Close-up Florence guided walking tour of the old town

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Portuguese , Russian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visit Florence’s best-known treasures, including the Duomo and Ponte Vecchio
  • Get to know the city’s origins and more than 2,000 years of Florentine history
  • Walk through some of the less crowded streets in the old town
What to expect

Learn why Florence became the birthplace of the Renaissance on a 90-minute walking tour of the city’s historic center. You’ll see the Ponte Vecchio, the Uffizi courtyard, Brunelleschi’s Dome, the golden Gates of Paradise, and more.

On this tour of Florence’s historic center, get to know the city’s origins and more than 2,000 years of Florentine history. You’ll be fascinated by what you see and hear as you walk through the city of Dante, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, and other important figures.

At the Piazza della Repubblica, your guide will tell you about the city’s Roman origins before you head towards the religious center of Florence, where you’ll see the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, the Baptistery of St. John, and Giotto’s Bell Tower.

You’ll walk past an ancient oratory that’s situated adjacent to the house of Dante Alighieri, and then walk through some of the less crowded streets of the city towards the Ponte Vecchio.

Finally, you’ll enter the Piazza della Signoria through the Uffizi courtyard. In this main piazza and civic center, you’ll come upon the impressive Palazzo Vecchio and see close-up the famous statues of the Loggia dei Lanzi.

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What's included
  • Certified tour guide
  • Earphones (from 15 participants)
Reduced price
  • Children (0-13): free of charge
Where

Via dei Brunelleschi 1, 50123 Florence FI, Italy

Meeting point:

Hard Rock Cafe, just off Piazza della Repubblica.

What to remember
  • Tours in Portuguese and Russian require a minimum of 4 participants to be activated
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When

April - October:

  • Every day (except Monday) at 1.45pm
  • Tour in English, Spanish, German and French: from Tuesday to Sunday
  • Tour in Italian: Saturday and Sunday (except in July and August)
  • Tour in Portuguese: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
  • Tour in Russian: Thursday and Sunday

November - March:

  • Every day (except Monday and Wednesday) at 1.45pm
  • Tour in English: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • Tour in Spanish, German, French and Portuguese: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
  • Tour in Italian: Saturday and Sunday
  • Tour in Russian: Thursday and Saturday
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Provider
FlorenceandTuscanyTours by Florapromotuscany Soc. Coop.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the activity begins.
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