Insightful private tour to explore Florence's top sights
Skip-the-Line access to the Accademia Gallery
Michelangelo’s David revealed & explained by your guide
Chance to see Ponte Vecchio Bridge & Piazza della Signoria
Opportunity to learn about the city from an expert guide
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Guided walking tour of Florence
Skip-the-line entrance to Accademia Gallery
Live tour commentary provided in English
Visit the Duomo from outside
What you can expect
Discover the architectural and cultural marvels of Florence’s historic center on this private walking tour. See the famous Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi Square, and the leather market. Enjoy skip-the-line access to the Accademia Gallery, and marvel at Michelangelo’s David.
Meet your guide and begin a tour of Florence that's sure to make you feel more oriented within the city. Learn the rich history of the birthplace of the Renaissance as your expert, English-speaking guide reveals the hidden stories of the meandering streets and imposing architecture. Begin with skip-the-line access to the world-famous Accademia Gallery to see the magnificent David carved by Michelangelo. Walk toward the astounding Florence Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, where Brunelleschi’s dome dominates the Florence skyline and never ceases to impress.
Gaze at the Baptistery Doors by Ghiberti, coined the “Gates of Paradise” by Michelangelo, and marvel at the monumental Duomo. See statues by Donatello, Ghiberti, and Verrocchio in the city’s religious center. Rub the nose of the legendary boar, il Porcellino, and visit the Piazza della Republica before ending facing the famous Ponte Vecchio Bridge. Leave the tour feeling like you've discovered the historic beauty of Florence, as well as its many hidden gems.
*Please note that from 2020, the walking tour will be shorter and focused on the main highlights of the city to allow you more free time on your own.