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Explore the beautiful green heart of Florence on a skip-the-line guided tour of the historical Boboli Gardens. Marvel at the monuments of the Medici grounds, such as Pitti Palace and the Grotta Grande.
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Duration 2 hours
Skip the line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the open-air museum of Boboli Gardens
  • See the famous Neptune fountain and other water features
  • Relax in a beautiful outdoor space and enjoy stunning views of Florence
Full description
Journey back in time on a guided tour of the Boboli Gardens and get impressive views of Florence as you explore the formal 16th-century Italian gardens of the Medici grand dukes of Tuscany.

Learn how the noble, Luca Pitti bought land from the Borgolo family on the south side of the River Arno following construction of his palace. Explore aspects of the original design by Niccolò Tribolo and later features by Giorgio Vasari, Bartolomeo Ammannati and Bernardo Buontalenti.

Marvel at water features, including many fountains and little islands, along with temples, statues and beautiful caves built within the grounds. See the impressive Grotta Grande and beautiful Fountain of Neptune above the Amphitheatre, along with the Koffeehouse and Knight's Garden overlooking the surrounding countryside.
Includes
  • Skip-the-line entrance tickets
  • Local guide
  • Small group walking tour
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation

When you get there

Meeting point

Meet in front of the main entrance to Pitti Palace, Piazza de' Pitti, 1, 50125 Florence.

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