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  2. Tuscany
  3. Rome
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Florence Day Trip from Rome Including Uffizi and Accademia

Product ID: 192729
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Enjoy a special day in Florence visiting two symbols of this fascinating city, the cradle of the Renaissance, the Accademia Museum and the Uffizi Gallery.
About this ticket
Duration 13 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Host or greeter
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Pickup service is available at your accommodation in central Rome.
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 7 days in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Accademia Museum
  • See the masterpieces at the Uffizi Gallery
  • Learn the histories of the main Piazzas
Full description
Meet your guide in the afternoon and head to the incredible Accademia Gallery, which has treasured Michelangelo’s David over the centuries. Avoid the long queues at the entrance with your skip-the-line ticket. You guide will reveal the secrets of this incredible museum and of the creation of Michelangelo’s world-renowned masterpieces including the original version of David, I Prigioni, and San Matteo. Discover that he was not only a sculptor but also a painter, an architect, and a sensitive poet. 

Your guide will then take you on an interesting walking tour through Florence’s most famous Piazzas. Piazza San Giovanni houses an incredible wealth of majestic buildings including Florence’s green and white marble Cathedral and Baptistery, Giotto’s Bell Tower, and Brunelleschi ’s Dome, which is the symbol of Florence. The second piazza is Piazza della Repubblica, where the most elegant cafes of the city are. Last but not least, is the heart of Florence itself, Piazza della Signoria, an authentic open-air museum where the majestic Palazzo Vecchio stands as well some original statues by great artists including Giambologna and Cellini.

Be prepared for a real feast for the eyes and the soul at the incredible Uffizi Gallery, which offers one of the largest painting collections in the world as well as stunning views of Florence’s cityscape. Your guide will create a comprehensive and fascinating itinerary that will catch the attention of first-time visitors and art lovers' alike. The museum is huge but your guide will make sure you get to admire all the main masterpieces and understand the development of Italian art over the centuries. Start with Giotto and Masaccio, the real innovators of our history, and be involved in an exciting celebration of beauty. Admire such masterpieces as Botticelli's Birth of Venus, Leonardo's Annunciation, and Michelangelo's Tondo Doni. At the end of the tour, you can remain in the Uffizi Gallery until closing time.
Includes
  • Pick up at your accommodation in central Rome
  • Assistance at the railway station in Rome
  • Round trip ticket for the high-speed train
  • Guided visit of Florence with a licensed guide
  • Skip-the-line ticket to the Accademia Museum Gallery
  • Skip-the-line ticket to the Uffizi Gallery
What’s Not Included
  • Drop-off at your accommodation
  • Lunch

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Weapons or sharp objects
Know before you go
• In the event that the pickup service is not available, please reach the meeting point on your own at the following address: Destination italia Sightseeing Office, located in Viale dei Bastioni di Michelangelo 21, at 6:15 AM
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Gartour by Destination Italia

Product ID: 192729