Florence with the Best Storytellers - Renaissance and Medici Tales
Overview of the tour in Florence
This tour is a funny and easy-going introduction to Florence, perfect either for beginners and experts, from children to seniors. With us, you’ll get a general overview of the city, passing by its main highlights, but you’ll also discover some thrilling stories, hidden gems and unknown fun-facts that will awake your curiosity and make you want to know the next chapter.
In an amusing walk by Florence’s wonders, you’ll understand why this city became the cradle of the Renaissance and changed our global history. You’ll also dive into the intrigues of one of the most powerful dynasties of all times, the Medici family, and you’ll realize their astounding impact. We’ll also give you useful information and tips about many different things: from how to avoid leather scams to how to choose the best gelato! You’ll feel and see Florence with the heart and eyes of a local.
The route includes the main attractions and landmarks of this town: San Lorenzo Square and Church, Palazzo Medici, Duomo square and Cathedral complex (Baptistery, Dome, Bell Tower), Dante Neighbourhood, Signoria Square, Loggia de’ Lanzi, Palazzo Vecchio, the outside of the Uffizi Gallery, and the Ponte Vecchio.
This activity includes:
- Palazzo Vecchio
- Basilica di San Lorenzo
- Riccardi Medici Palace
- Uffizi Gallery
- Piazza della Signoria
- Loggia dei Lanzi
- Ponte Vecchio
- Guided visit around the city with an local licensed guide
- tips about where to eat
- tips about the best panoramic points
- tips about typical food and drinks
- tips about coffee shops and ice cream
- tips about leather (if requested)
Piazza San Lorenzo
Meeting point: Piazza San Lorenzo, in front of the church. Our guides have a GREEN UMBRELLA.
Things to note
Hi! Thank you very much for booking! We’re Tour-Tale, a small group of local tour guides, and also an exclusive SANDEMANS partner in Florence. Our guided tour is currently the #1 on TripAdvisor, so we can guarantee you'll have a great experience!
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Due to the COVID-19 situation, we also recommend wearing a mask or keeping a social distance.
We’re looking forward to showing you this wonderful city!
See you there! ;)
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