HighlightsThe Best Of Florence City Center Accademia Gallery Uffizi Museum
ALL ABOUT FLORENCE The most popular and visited museums in Florence? certainly the Academy Gallery and the Uffizi Gallery, if moreover we take in consideration that the old city center that separates the two places can be definitely qualified as a real open air museum, here you go with your perfect guided tour.
Our tour starts from the Academy Gallery, where with our certified guide, you can admire the original statue of David and other masterpieces by Michelangelo Buonarroti, including his four unfinished “Prisoners”, the stunning “St. Matthew and the “Palestrina Pietà”. After leaving the Academy Gallery and reached Signoria square, your special day in Florence will carry on discovering the city centre, still in the company of our professional guide, who during the following two hours will show you various palaces, churches and few sites, that have earned for Florence since 1982 the title by the UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE. As a reward for this comfortable but extensive walk you can enjoy at the end of the itinerary an excellent Italian gelato.
After a refreshment break at lunch time, your perfect day in Florence will continue with a visit to the Uffizi Gallery, namely the richest art gallery of masterworks in Italy and one of the most famous in the world, especially thanks to the patronage of their founders, the “Medici” family. The incredible sequence of paintings by artists such as Giotto, Filippo Lippi, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raffaello, Tiziano, Caravaggio and many others famous painters will unravel in front of your eyes telling you, also thanks to the explanation of our authorised guide, about stories, styles and different eras. Important to know that at the end of the guided visit of the Uffizi, you could stay, if you like, inside the museum until closure time.
Our Advice: for those who never came to Florence before or for fans of short stays this is a tour dedicated to you! To capture the essence of Florence in a single day, A Special day in Florence is the perfect tour to discover iconic places and artworks of the city, the only risk you can incur is to suffer from stendhal syndrome...art and beauty overdose!