Florence Walking Tour

Discover the history of Florence and Uffizi Gallery masterpieces

Florence Walking Tour and Uffizi Gallery

Florence is one of the most beautiful cities in Tuscany, the richest of monuments and art masterpieces. A Florence Walking Tour is the best way to discover the wonders of this city so ancient and rich in history. Among the most beautiful tourist attractions in Florence we find the Duomo, that with its marble facade is the symbol of the city and one of Italy’s most famous churches.

Florence Walking Tour

The Duomo in Florence

To see absolutely the Brunelleschi Dome, the highest construction in Florence that with its bell tower designed by Giotto dominates the entire city. With our Florence Walking Tour you can see all these wonders, including the Ponte Vecchio in Florence, the most beautiful and most photographed bridge in the city. It was built in 1345 after a great flood destroyed the previous one. During World War II, the Germans burnt down all bridges except the old bridge.

Continuing for the historic centre, you may stop at Piazza Della Signoria, which once was the centre of Florence’s political life. The David located in the center of the square was built by Michelangelo and symbolized the power of Florence against Medici tyranny.
 

Florence Walking Tour and Uffizi Gallery

 

If you choose our Florence Walking Tour and you can admire the beauties of this city, including the Uffizi Gallery. Designed by Giorgio Vasari, the Uffizi Gallery is one of the most famous museums in the world for its extraordinary sculptures and paintings. Inside it you can admire numerous paintings of the ‘500 and Renaissance, masterpieces made by Giotto, Piero Della Francesca, Botticelli, Leonardo and Raphael. Without forgetting the collection of statues depicting the historic Medici family.
 
The Uffizi Gallery includes the Corrodioio Vasariano and Palazzo Pitti, where the masterpieces of the 500’th and baroque times are concentrated. In 2016, two million visitors were registered, the Uffizi Gallery became the fourth most visited Italian museum after the Pantheon, Colosseum and excavations of Pompeii.
 
Choose our Florence Walking Tour and you can discover the history and art masterpieces of the Uffizi Gallery. Discover the heart of the city of Florence with a professional guide that will explain you the history of Piazza Del Duomo, Piazza Della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio. With Get Our Tour you can buy all city tours of your favorite cities, day trips and city sightseeing to admire the most beautiful tourist destinations in the world. If you need more information about our Walking Tour of Florence or all other city tours, write an email to [email protected].
 
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