A complete afternoon tour of some of the best Masterpieces of Florence: Santa Croce Basilica and Uffizi Gallery with the "Birth of Venus" by Botticelli.
Guided walk past the Franciscan Basilica of Santa Croce (where Michelangelo, Machiavelli, Galileo are buried) to Piazza della Signoria and the Uffizi Gallery.
Guided visit of the famous Uffizi Gallery where you admire the superb works by Giotto, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Raphael. You will be overwhelmed by the incomparable beauty of this wonderful collection of paintings, frescoes, sculpture and fabulous views from the windows of the Gallery.
The pre-booked, skip the line ticket allows priority entry over the general admission long line
We drive up by coach or by minibus to Fiesole, a lovely town founded by the Etruscans on the hills overlooking Florence and the Arno Valley from the north and enjoy spectacular views, framed by the cypresses and olive groves covering the hill slopes.
After driving back into Florence, we get out near the river Arno and continue on foot through the medieval streets, to the east of the old city centre, as we walk past the Franciscan Basilica of Santa Croce (where Michelangelo, Machiavelli, Galileo and many other famous people are buried) on our way to the spectacular Piazza della Signoria, where we admire the imposing Palazzo della Signoria or Palazzo Vecchio and the harmonious Loggia della Signoria, as well as the many statues by Cellini, Giambologna and Ammannati adorning the square .
The tour continues with a guided tour of the famous Uffizi Gallery* where we can follow the development of Christian painting, admiring superb works by Cimabue, Giotto, Masaccio, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, etc.
The guided tour ends inside the museum, enabling one to explore a little further on ones own.
Please note that the order of the visits may change
Starting from March 1, 2019 the Tour itinerary will be updated as follows:
Santa Croce Basilica, Ancient City Center, Santa Felicita Church, Ponte Vecchio, Straw Market, Signoria Square and Loggia dei Lanzi, Uffizi Gallery small group guided Visit.
This tour includes: transport by luxury coach, professional guide, museum entrance fees with bookings - earphones are provided for groups of over 15 participants.
Florence afternoon Guided City Tour with Uffizi Gallery - High Season 2019
A fine afternoon tour to discover some of the best Florence's Masterpieces: the Franciscan Church of Santa Croce, the famous Piazza della Signoria with Palazzo Vecchio and Loggia dei Lanzi. The tour continues with he guided visit of the Uffizi Gallery.Includes