Our tour guide Adele was great and very personable. We will definitely go again!
Do not miss this group tour that will allow you not only to explore the historic center of Florence, rich of artistic and historical treasures, but also to visit one of the most important museums of the city: the Galleria dell'Accademia, where is preserved the David, a masterpiece by Michelangelo.
With this group tour you will have the opportunity to visit the Galleria dell’Accademia, one of the most important museums of Florence, along with a professional guide: The best way to enjoy the numerous masterpieces that are shown, starting from the famous Michelangelo's David.
You will meet your guide directly at the Galleria dell’Accademia where you can access without having to get in line, so you can start the tour immediately. You will admire several masterpieces of Renaissance art, including priceless sculptures - as "the Prisoners" by Michelangelo - and paintings made by the great masters of the Florentine school.
Among all the works of art stored in the Galleria dell'Accademia, the most famous is without doubt the David, a colossal sculpture over 5 meters high, built by Michelangelo Buonarroti in the early sixteenth century. Originally located in Piazza della Signoria, at the end of the nineteenth century the David was moved inside the museum to be preserved in the best way. During the guided tour you will learn different things especially about Michelangelo and the fascinating period in which he lived.
After the visit to the Galleria dell’Accademia there will be a break for lunch. Later on, the tour continues with a walk through the historic center of the city and its treasures as the Duomo and the Baptistery of Florence; the Palazzo Vecchio and the beautiful Piazza Signoria; the streets along the Arno River and finally the Ponte Vecchio. You will explore the city from a unique perspective, and discover lots of legends and secrets about the ancient history of Florence.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
This is a combo tour divided into two parts: the first part, in the Galleria dell'Accademia, will begin at 11:15am; the second part, in the historic centre of Florence, will begin at 01:45pm. In between the two parts, you will have free time for lunch.
This tour is free for children under 6 years.