Everybody has heard of the Renaissance, but reading about it in class and seeing it personally are two totally different things. Each turn reveals a fresh tale, a fascinating fact, and a stunning edifice or work of art that must not be overlooked. There is lots to do and see in this city being the cradle of the Renaissance. Numerous Renaissance treasures are preserved in one of the world’s greatest art galleries, which is located in Florence. Each year, thousands of people flock to Florence to witness the iconic works of legendary artists such as Raphael, Michelangelo, da Vinci, Botticelli, Giotto, and Titian, to mention a few.
For both first-timers and return visitors, this Florence Free Walking Tour is an interesting start to get to know the city. It includes the state’s popular sites as well as the area’s hidden treasures that are genuinely “off the beaten track,” as well as details you would still not realize or discover if you were roaming about alone. While being escorted through the cityscape, you will also be guided through three centuries of enthralling narratives about the Medici family, who shaped Florence’s history; the Renaissance will gradually come to life in front of your eyes. You will not be participating in a dull, impartial lecture, but rather in a pleasurable promenade through Florence’s central district, taking in anything before it happens while also learning a great deal about the city’s history in a welcoming and comfortable ambiance.
Our local guides will present you the sights of Florence across a journey that begins at Piazza Santa Maria Novella and leads us through the old center’s alleyways to Piazza Santa Croce, where the trip concludes. In this walking tour, we will be able to see all of Florence’s major sights from outside. Including t he stunning Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, Giotto’s bell tower, the spectacular Baptistery, and the stunning Brunelleschi Dome which may all be found at Piazza Duomo. We will also visit the exquisite Palazzo Vecchio and the Loggia dei Lanzi are located in Piazza della Signoria, t he Ponte Vecchio and the Uffizi Gallery. The tour concludes at the lovely Piazza Santa Croce, at the front of the majestic basilica you must see at the conclusion!
✔ Professional guide
✘ Food and drinks, unless specified
Departure Point: P.za di Santa Maria Novella, 18, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
Return Details: P.za di Santa Maria Novella, 18, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
Welcome the Florence Original free walking tour by real locals! A comprehensive tour of the city’s most important attractions. A walk led by only experienced and competent local guides who will present you to the area nicely. You will know about artwork, the Medici family, history, gastronomy, stories, mysteries, and the culture of Florence, as well as recommendations on the city, eateries, galleries, and nightclubs, as told by a local.
The gathering location is P.za di Santa Maria Novella, which is conveniently located near the main train station.
And we’ll take a stroll through one of the world’s most recognizable cities’ lovely roads and streets.
This experience requires good weather. If the tour is canceled because of poor weather, you’ll be offered or you can also choose a different date.
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If the tour is canceled because the minimum numbers of participants aren’t met, you’ll be offered or you can also choose a different date.