Duration: 3 hours (approx.)
Location: Florence, Italy
Take a small group walking tour of Florence and visit the Accademia Gallery afterwards, to see Michelangelo’s famous statue of David. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 20 people ensuring you’ll receive personalized attention and audio headsets guarantee that you’ll hear the guide clearly. And by booking ahead, you won’t waste any time waiting in line at the Accademia Gallery!
Delve into the historic center of Florence on a three hour walking tour including the Ponte Vecchio, the Duomo, Uffizi Square, the leather market and Accademia Gallery. Your local guide will identify architecture from the Middle Ages and Renaissance eras as you stroll the timeless streets of Florence.
Visit the former Ancient Forum, now Piazza della Repubblica and a popular meeting place for writers and artists. Glance Ghilberti’s Baptistry Doors, known as the ‘Gates of Paradise’ and be sure to rub the nose of legendary il Porcellino’ the boar, so that you may one day return again to Florence!
Dominating the Florentine skyline, Brunlleschi’s imposing Duomo never fails to impress. Enter inside the astounding Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore before devouring a delicious homemade Italian gelato or hot chocolate in winter if you prefer.
Next, skip the line into the Accademia Gallery and marvel at Michelangelo’s 17 foot David and enjoy the rest of the gallery’s artistic works at your leisure.