Florence City Walking Tour - TOP 10 Highlights
Is this your first time in Florence? Then you deserve a proper introduction! "Florence City Walking Tour - TOP 10 Attractions" is perfect for those interested in learning about the currents that shaped this city throughout history. The journey starts with the city’s ancient Roman roots, it continues through to the Duomo square where you will admire the exterior of the Cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore and admire the Brunelleschi’s dome. You’ll leave the beaten paths to step into the Medieval Florence and visit the district of Dante Alighieri. You’ll hear the stories about the sculptures in Piazza della Signoria and rub the snout of a little bronze boar in Loggia del Porcellino. You’ll admire Ponte Vecchio and get into the most Florenctine church of Florence. Our professional guide will not only teach you all about Florence’s incredible history but also offer you tips and information about contemporary city life. We guarantee there’ll never be a dull moment during the tour!
per adult from
1 hour 30 minutes
What's included :
- 90 minute guided walking tour led by a 5-star licensed local tour guide
- Headsets to hear the guide clearly
- Duomo, Dome, Baptistery and Dante's museum will be seen from the outside.
- Piazza della Signoria
- Orsanmichele (inside)
- Loggia del Porcellino
- Ponte Vecchio
What's excluded :
- Food and drinks
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Transportation to/from attractions
- Entrance tickets to the Duomo, the Dome, the Baptistery, Dante's museum are excluded.
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Duomo - Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, Via della Canonica, 1 Piazza del Duomo, 50122, Florence Italy
Admire the exterior of the magnificent Cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore which has a unique flower-shaped plan and the biggest masonry dome in the world – the marvel of the architect Filippo Brunelleschi. Even Michelangelo said “It would be difficult to equal…impossible to surpass.”
Pass By: Battistero di San Giovanni, Piazza San Giovanni, 50122, Florence Italy
Learn the stories about the Baptistery of San Giovanni – the oldest building of the city with its splendid Gates of Paradise.
Pass By: Museo Casa di Dante, Via Santa Margherita 1, 50122, Florence Italy
Stroll around Dante’s district and enter the 1,000-year old church where the father of Italian language met the love and muse of his life.
Stop At: Chiesa di Santa Margherita dei Cerchi, Piazza dei Giuochi, 50122, Florence Italy
Step into one of the oldest churches in Florence. Built more than a thousand years ago it became world famous for being the place where Dante met the love and muse of his life - Beatrice Portinari.
Duration: 10 minutes
Pass By: Torre della Castagna, Via Dante Alighieri 2, 50122, Florence Italy
Take a look at the splendid medieval tower called Torre della Castagna, which literally means "Chestnut Tower" and learn how the city was governed centuries ago.
Pass By: Fontana del Porcellino, Via Val di Lamona Piazza del Mercato Nuovo, 50122, Florence Italy
Rub the snout of a little bronze boar in Loggia del Porcellino and make a wish to come back to Florence.
Pass By: Church and Museum of Orsanmichele, Via Arte della Lana 1, 50123, Florence Italy
Visit Orsanmichele – the quintessential Florentine church, and learn why a market was transformed into a church.
Pass By: Ponte Vecchio, 50125, Florence Italy
See Ponte Vecchio – the symbol of the city and the oldest bridge in town famous for its jewelers' shops hanging over the Arno River.
Pass By: Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, 50122, Florence Italy
Take a look at the government palace – Palazzo Vecchio - a medieval fortress with the prison for the most dangerous criminals and the old residence of the Medici family.
Pass By: Piazza della Signoria, 50122, Florence Italy
Finish the walking tour in the political centre of Florence – Piazza della Signoria – a museum under the open sky with many original sculptures created by Renaissance artists.
Departure Point :Via Ricasoli, 45, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy
Departure Time :9:30 AM
Return Detail :Piazza della Signoria, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.