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Florence city center tour with Uffizi Museum and Accademia

Availability: From Tuesday to Sunday
Duration: 5 hours
Language: English
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Do this because
  • Dive into the Renaissance and explore the city of Florence
  • Spend your morning discovering the Duomo, the Uffizi Gallery and the city's historic center
  • Learn all there is to know about one of Michelangelo's masterpieces, the statue of David
What to expect

Spend your morning discovering the Duomo, the Uffizi Gallery, Florence's city center, and view one of the world’s most beloved statues, the statute of David by Michelangelo.
Inside the Accademia. Here you’ll learn all there is to know about the statue of David, carved by Michelangelo in the course of two years. Once Outside, you’ll hit the streets of the city center and visit all the main squares, like Piazza della Signoria and Piazza della Repubblica. Your guide will tell you the history of Ponte Vecchio, the only bridge over the Arno that survived World War II. Next, you'll learn the history of the noble Medici family before heading towards your next stop, the Duomo. listen to the stories about the church and its stunning bronze Baptistery Doors.

After a short lunch break, you'll immerse yourself even further into the art of the Renaissance when you'll enter the most visited museum in Italy, the Uffizi. Originally built as offices for the Florentine magistrates, in the 16th century it became home to the Medici family’s massive art collection. The structure has seen a lot of action over the years, including a mafia car bomb and severe flooding. Today Florence has brought the Uffizi into the 21st century, making it a world-class museum. As it overlooks the Arno River, the Uffizi is a photogenic marvel itself. However, the artists whose works hang on the walls are the real stars. The museum features more than 100 rooms with works by Caravaggio and Titian, among many other Italian masters. Your guide will tell you the secrets and stories behind several important works, like Raphael’s Self Portrait. You’ll witness first-hand Botticelli’s Primavera as well as his iconic Birth of Venus, a painting that has been a part of popular culture for years. Join the tour and make sure to get the most out of your Florentine excursion.

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What's included
  • Guided tour
  • Professional guide
  • Entrance fees
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Food and drinks
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  • Youth (10-17): reduced
  • Child (0-9): reduced
Where

Via Ricasoli, 60n, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy

Meeting point:

Meet you guide at the reservation door of the Academy Museum.

What to remember
  • Group size is never more than 8 guests maximum
  • The tour has a minimum requirement of 2 participants to run (an alternative date or full refund will be offered if the minimum is not met)
  • High / Moderate amount of walking is involved
  • The experience is not available for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
  • Occasional closures without previous warning from the museum management. When this occurs, guests will be provided with an appropriate alternative if the museum opening time is delayed more than 1 hour from the tour starting time. In these cases, the provider is unable to provide refunds or discounts
  • Some specific rooms inside the museum are subject to rules requiring quiet or restricted right to speak inside. Some collections may vary along the year
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When
  • Tuesday - Sunday
  • At 9:00 am
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Provider
Babylon Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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