1. Italy
  2. Tuscany
  3. Florence
  4. Piazza della Signoria

Florence: 1.5-Hour Afternoon Walking Tour

Product ID: 6995
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Discover the old town of Florence on a 1.5-hour afternoon walking tour taking you to the main city sites; the Duomo of Brunelleschi, Giotto Tower, the Piazza della Signoria, and much more. Optional tours of Accademia & Uffizi galleries are also available.
About this activity
Duration 1.5 - 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the Gothic-style Florence Cathedral
  • Admire Orsanmichele, originally built as a grain market
  • Walk through the busy streets of Mercato della Paglia, the straw market
  • Stroll along the L-shaped Piazza della Signoria
  • Gaze upon the arched architecture of the Loggia dei Lanzi
  • Stop by Palazzo Vecchio, the town hall of Florence
  • Discover the masterpieces kept inside the Accademia or Uffizi Galleries (if options are selected)
Full description
Before embarking on your afternoon walking tour, you have the chance to begin your day with a guided visit of the Accademia Gallery in the morning, where you will discover the amazing art of Michelangelo (if this tour option is selected).

Spend your afternoon walking through Florence on a city tour that will hit up all the highlights in a mere 1.5 hours. Listen and learn as your guide leads the way, explaining the history and relevance of all that your come across. Admire the marvelous Duomo complex with monuments completely covered in polychrome marble, and view the imposing and singular stone building of the Church of Orsanmichele, in which the tabernacle of Orcagna, a masterpiece of the Florentine Gothic Art, is located. Then, reach the lively Mercato della Paglia, and discover the spectacular beauty of Piazza della Signoria. See the sculptural masterpieces of Loggia dei Lanzi and the imposing Palazzo Vecchio with the crenellated tower of Arnolfo, one of the most famous symbols of the city. 

After the walking tour is completed, you can also enjoy a comprehensive guided tour of one of the most famous museums in the world: the Uffizi Gallery (if option selected). Discover masterpieces by Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, Raffaello, Michelangelo, Giotto and many more.

Includes
  • Local professional guide
  • Assistance at the meeting point
  • Accademia or Uffizi Gallery Admission with skip-the-line ticket (if options are selected)
  • Headphones for groups of over 15 participants
  • Guided visit at the museums in a small group (if option selected)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point
Important information
Please bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Comfortable shoes are recommended