Best Experience of Florence and its famous Hills - Minivan Tour

Piazzale Michelangelo, Fiesole and the ancient centre of the town

One of the most popular tours of Florence around the charming Michelangelo square, Fiesole and the ancient centre of the town. Max 7 pax

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What Makes This Tour Unique

  • Comprehensive Grand Tour of Florence where you can admire the centre of the town and the surrounding hillsides (Piazzale Michelangelo and Fiesole).

  • Discover the wonders of Florence with our expert guide in the comfort of a luxury minibus, authorised to access the heart of the historical centre of the town.

  • You will be seduced by a mix of art, culture and history and you will enjoy unforgettable views of Florence framed by a hilly landscape.

Let yourself be seduced by the landscape and the atmosphere of Florence on this luxurious grand tour of the city: the fascinating commentary of a professional local guide will provide meaningful information and insight into the unique, hilly Tuscan landscape, surrounding the city, and the famous monuments of the historical centre.

Our expert chauffeur will drive you up the romantic Avenue of the Hills, until you reach the church of San Miniato al Monte (quick photo stop), a real jewel of Florentine Romanesque art, and Piazzale Michelangelo (stop), the wonderful terrace on the top of the hill, which provides an amazing view of the city.

On the way back to the city centre you will be able to admire the most famous and ancient bridges of Florence, the Ponte Vecchio and the Santa Trinita bridge, and the most beautiful Renaissance buildings, the Pitti palace, the Strozzi palace and the Medici-Riccardi palace.

You will be driven through the marvellous San Marco and Santissima Annunziata squares and then up the scenic, winding road leading to the three hills of Fiesole, where you will be able to admire the ancient Etruscan site overlooking Florence (stop).

Along the winding road back into the city centre you will be able to enjoy unforgettable views of Florence, framed by the olive and cypress groves, covering the hill-slopes.

In the ancient cloth dyers district, you pass the amazing Gothic Basilica of Santa Croce, where Michelangelo, Machiavelli and Galileo are buried, as you make your way through the medieval alleys to the world-famous Piazza della Signoria, a veritable open-air sculpture museum and the real heart of the city, surrounded by the impressive Palazzo della Signoria and the elegant Loggia designed by Orcagna, crowded with sculpture by Cellini, Giambologna and Pio Fedi, after which you will be taken to see the spectacular Cathedral with its majestic dome by Brunelleschi, the Baptistery and its gilded doors of Paradise, and the fabulous belfry by Giotto.

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Best Experience of Florence and its famous Hills - Minivan Tour (Code: S0)

A Guided Grand Tour of Florence by Minivan to discover the historic centre of the town and the surrounding hillsides. Our expert chauffeur will drive you up San Miniato al Monte, Piazzale Michelangelo, Ponte Vecchio, Pitti Palace, Santissima Annunziata, Fiesole, Santa Croce, Piazza della Signoria and the spectacular Cathedral.

Duration: 3 Hours

Start time: 09:30

Season: All year round - Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

Meeting point / Terminal: Central location in Florence (further details will be provided after booking).

This tour includes: pick up at your hotel*, a luxury air-conditioned minivan, a qualified driver and an English speaking professional local guide. *For those staying in hotels in the downtown