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Florence Sightseeing Walking Tour with a Local Guide

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This 2 hour walking city tour will take you to the highlights of the city of Florence led by a local expert guide. 

This tour is a great introduction to the city and you will see Santa Croce Church, the Bargello Palace, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo Vecchio, the Cathedral, Giotto's Bell Tower, Uffizi Gallery's courtyard, the church of San Lorenzo (all from the outside) . The guide will give you also precious suggestions on how to spend your holiday in Florence and where to eat.

This is a small group tour up to 15 people.
  • Explore Florence with a local guide for insider info about the city
  • Enjoy a more interactive tour experience with just 15 people per group
  • Have the chance to take more photos than you would do on a coach tour
  • Hear the stories behind historical sites, such as the Basilica of Santa Croce
What to Expect
With your small group and guide, start your Florence tour with a visit to the Basilica of Santa Croce. Hear how the Franciscan church is the resting place of Michelangelo and Machiavelli, and admire its architecture with your guide. Pass through Piazza dei Peruzzi, home of the medieval Bargello Palace, and browse the stalls of Mercato del Porcellino, Florence’s bustling central market. Strike a pose for photos on the Ponte Vecchio, and hear the history behind the city’s iconic bridge. Continue through Piazza della Signoria, home to the Palazzo Vecchio and Uffizi Gallery, and then stand before Florence Duomo with its beautiful terracotta-colored dome. As you admire the duomo, learn about the piazza’s other significant monuments, including Giotto’s Bell Tower and Florence Baptistery. Your tour then ends at the Church of San Lorenzo.
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Departure Point
Piazza di Santa Croce, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • English Local guide
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We really enjoyed our walking tour of Florence. It's so much better going on a small group tour as your guide ( in our case Glenda ) can interact with you on a very personal level and can make the story of Florence come alive in a much more interesting way than when you are in
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We had a wonderful and very informative walking tour to see the major sites in Florence. Our guide was very knowledgeable and we learned a great deal.
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Our tour guide Glenda customized the walking tour to our interest. Great guide and 2 hours was the perfect amount of time. We covered many areas and Glenda keep the tour moving while relying interesting stories of Florence.
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We were lucky enough to be the only 2 on the tour, Daniel was a fantastic tour guide, very informative and very easy to talk too, would highly recommend him and the company for a tour
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Glenda, our guide was wonderful. Her English was good and her knowledge of the history of Florence exceptional. She showed us many interesting spots. Gave us an interesting history of each and answered every question we had. Very worthwhile experience. Thank you Glenda!
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