Offer 6: Florence morning & afternoon
FLORENCE MORNING (Tour 1)
FLORENCE AFTERNOON (Tour 2)
Tour 1: Florence morning
Our tour starts discovering the city from a panoramic point of view considered one of the most beautiful and romantic in the World: the Piazzale Michelangelo. From here we can have a complete view on the city and on the green landscape around it. The tour will resume going down into the heart of Florence to the Galleria dell’Accademia, where it will be possible to admire the original version of David by Michelangelo, the unfinished "I Prigioni", “San Matteo”, “Pietà di Palestrina” and other masterpieces.
The tour will continue through the historical streets of Florence, and will lead us in front of the Duomo where the guide will explain from the outside Giotto’s bell tower, the Baptistery with its golden bronze doors including the famous Porta del Paradiso and, lastly, the Cathedral, with its inner mosaics.
Tour 2: Florence afternoon
It’s by crossing the beautiful and green hills of Florence that we reach the picturesque Etruscan-Roman village of Fiesole that towers above Florence and the Arno Valley. Heading back to the city by bus, we will ride through the famous Lungarni (way along the Arno River) we will reach the Basilica di Santa Croce that contains the masterpieces of the main artists that determined the Late Medieval and Renaissance identity of Florence. Our walking tour will continue to Piazza Signoria, heart of the city social life. Here we will admire the architecture of Palazzo Vecchio and the famous statues of Loggia de' Lanzi. Our Guide will finish the tour inside the Uffizi Gallery, where we will enter without queuing to admire the impressive and magnificent paintings of Leonardo, Giotto, Michelangelo, Botticelli and Raffaello. Here you can stay as long as you please even after the guided tour is over.