I would take this tour again. The guides were exceptional.
Thanks to this exciting guided tour you can visit in one day, two of the most important museums of Florence (and of Italy): the Galleria dell’Accademia, famous for the David, Michelangelo's Renaissance masterpiece, and the Uffizi Gallery, also full of masterpieces.
With this group tour in the heart of Florence, you will have the opportunity to visit, together with a professional guide, both the Galleria dell’Accademia and the Uffizi Gallery. A day in the name of classical and more sublime art, in a series of timeless masterpieces by the greatest artists of all time.
You will meet your guide directly at the Galleria dell’Accademia, where you can access with skip the line ticket to start the tour immediately. You will admire different masterpieces of Renaissance art, but above all the most famous is without any 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 it was moved inside the museum to be preserved in a better way.
In addition to Michelangelo's David, there are several other great works of art in the Gallery, including "The Prisoner" by Michelangelo, and several paintings of the masters of the Florentine school. During the tour you will also learn various facts about of Michelangelo’ life and the fascinating period in which he lived. After the visit to Galleria dell’Accademia there will be some free time where you can have lunch. The tour will leave again at 15:30 with a guided visit to the Uffizi Gallery, the most visited museum in Italy.
Within the Uffizi Gallery there are lots of the greatest artworks in the world. Together with our guide you will walk the halls of the museum, enjoying in person masterpieces as "The Birth of Venus" by Botticelli, "The Annunciation" by Leonardo Da Vinci, the "Tondo Doni" by Michelangelo and other works by Giotto and Raphael. In addition, during the tour you can visit the unique collection of statues, archaeological finds and medieval remains.
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 Uffizi Gallery, will begin at 3:30pm. In between the two parts, you will have free time for lunch.
This tour is free for children under 6 years.