Museums

Best of Florence walking tour with Uffizi and Accademia Gallery

Availability: April - October
Duration: 4 hours 15 minutes
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visit one of the most famous art galleries in the world, the Uffizi
  • See masterpieces of Michelangelo in the Accademia Gallery
  • Skip the long lines and save your precious time
  • Visit the best of Florence at a very special price
What to expect

In just one day you can admire the highlights of Florence’s old town along with must-see art masterpieces of all time held in the greatest museums of the city.

Uffizi Gallery guided visit - You can't leave Florence without visiting one of the most famous art galleries in the world. Here you can admire numerous works of art by Botticelli, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Raffaello, Giotto, Cimabue, Masaccio and many others. Among the precious exhibition halls of the Gallery, the most renowned one contains the absolute masterpieces Allegory of Spring and Birth of Venus by Botticelli.

Florence walking tour - The appointment with your guide is in the heart of the historic centre, the splendid gothic Loggia del Bigallo overlooking Piazza Duomo. From here you'll begin your discovery of the amazing complex of monuments of Florence religious centre: the Cathedral with its incredible Brunelleschi dome, the Baptistery of San Giovanni with the Porta del Paradiso (Gates of Paradise) and the elegant Giotto bell tower. The walk continues along Via Calzaiuoli, where you can admire the imposing and singular Orsanmichele Church, a masterpiece of Florentine gothic art. Then you'll reach the bustling Mercato della Paglia (Straw Market): don’t forget to rub the nose of the famous porcellino (pig) and toss a coin into the fountain to bring you good luck! Continuing on, you can admire the romantic, picturesque Ponte Vecchio, the oldest bridge in Florence, with its renowned jewellery shops. Finally you'll arrive in Piazza della Signoria, one of the most beautiful squares in the world and the political centre of the city. In this true outdoor museum, you’ll be amazed as you admire the beautiful Fountain of Neptune with the marvellous and imposing marble statue by Ammannati and the sculptural masterpieces of the Loggia dei Lanzi. Dominating all this is the majestic Palazzo Vecchio with its crenellated Arnolfo tower, one of the most famous symbols of Florence.

Accademia Gallery guided visit - Total immersion in the Accademia Gallery and in the art of Michelangelo to know his most renowned work, the David, and other important works of art such as Prigioni, San Matteo and the Palestrina Pietà.

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What's included
  • Caf Tour’s staff assistance at the meeting point
  • English-speaking guide
  • Accademia and Uffizi Galleries entrance fees with skip-the-line tickets
  • Earphones for a minimum of 15 people at the museums
  • Lunch (if selected)
What's not included
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
Reduced price
  • Children 0–6 years old: free of charge (lunch not included, to be paid on site)
Where

Uffizi Gallery, Piazzale degli Uffizi, 6, 50122 Florence FI

Meeting point:

The tour starts at 8.45 am at the Uffizi Gallery Museum (door n. 1, entrance reserved to the booking holders).

What to remember
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour departure
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When
  • From Tuesday to Sunday from 09:00 am to 01:15 pm
  • Uffizi Gallery: 1 hour and 30 minutes
  • Accademia Gallery: 1 hour and 30 minutes
  • Walking Tour: 1 hour and 15 minutes
  • Free time for lunch (if selected)
  • Check-in time: 15 minutes before departure
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Provider
Caf Tour & Travel - Gray Line Florence
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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