A comprehensive private guided tour through the Medieval and Renaissance centre of Florence, where you can discover the most beautiful and interesting sights of the city.
You will be personally welcomed by your private guide at the Hotel, if centrally located
A thorough informative tour enhanced by your expert private guide in an unforgettable cultural context
Comprehensive medieval and Renaissance tour
The most complete, exclusive, and thrilling guided walking tour starts from the peculiar Central market zone, characterized by its workshops and multicolored stalls, where the Medici Chapels, and Basilica di S. Lorenzo, the church of Medici's Family, are located.
An expert private Guide will lead you to Piazza del Duomo, where you can admire the Cathedral (exterior) and its Dome by Brunelleschi, the bell-tower by Giotto, Saint John Baptistery with its Paradise Door. The tour continues by visiting the impressive medieval quarters where Dante Alighieri and Beatrice lived.
Further on you can find Palazzo del Bargello. Not too far, there is Piazza della Signoria, a great “open-air sculpture museum”, overlooked by the imposing Palazzo Vecchio. Next to it the Uffizi Gallery, one of the most important museum all over the world.
Then you proceed to the picturesque Mercato della Paglia (Straw market), where the famous Piglet Fountain is located. You walk along the street taking to Ponte Vecchio, the "jewels bridge". By crossing the bridge, you will reach the wonderful Pitti Palace where our tour ends.
This tour includes: pick up at your downtown Florence Hotel, local guide for max 3 hrs.