An insider's view of Michelangelo's David and Botticelli's Venus is what is offered in the Florence the Magnificent write-up.
Offering an unrivaled privilege, our signature tour grants you a private exploration of Uffizi and Accademia - the most breathtaking museums around. This exclusive experience provides an illuminating hidden view of the world-renowned artwork and architectural gems. You and your loved ones will have the opportunity to delve deeper into each painting, and trace the progression of Italian art throughout the ages, from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance period.
Explore the enchanting destination that was the birthplace of countless artistic masterpieces with the added benefit of a personal guide solely for your group! On foot, navigate through the compelling roads and behold awe-inspiring works of art housed within two of the most remarkable museums worldwide. This is truly the ultimate experience in the "cradle of the Renaissance.
Embark on a memorable walking tour with your lively and chatty private guide fluent in English. Florence is an irresistible, enchanting and romantic UNESCO World Heritage Site that has fascinated many legendary artists, including Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Brunelleschi, and Donatello. They lived, thrived and created some of the world's greatest works of art in this city steeped in surprise and wonder.
Admire the town center with an insider's perspective on a private guided tour. Major sights, including the Duomo, Baptistry, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio, and Orsanmichele, offer an authentic view of the city.
If you're looking for something to do in Florence, why not visit the Accademia Gallery? Inside, you'll find Michelangelo's legendary David sculpture - a stunning example of Renaissance art. This particular statue was crafted from marble by a young Michelangelo and stood for the ideals of civil liberties that the Republic of Florence symbolized. It stood as a beacon of hope against the overpowering control of the Medici family. You could even choose to check out some of Michelangelo's other masterpieces while you're there such as the unfinished works - St. Matthew, the Prisoners and the Pietà. Take your time admiring the stunning artisanship in this place.
Led by your own personal guide, you'll embark on an exclusive tour through one of Italy's most notable museums - the captivating Uffizi Gallery. With your expert guide at your side, you'll take in the masterpieces that make up this incredible collection. Behold the stunning pieces that helped shape Florence into the epicenter of the Renaissance Period, and experience the sculptures and paintings come to life before your eyes. Learn about the trailblazing art of Giotto, revel in the beauty of Botticelli's Primavera, and marvel at the brilliant intersection of logic and imagination in Leonardo's work. At the charming rooftop café of the museum, indulge in a cup of cappuccino or coffee and relish breathtaking views as you take a delightful break in the middle of your tour.
Following your guide, end your day with an invigorating stroll outdoors to witness the Vasari Corridor from a unique perspective. Built in 1564 by the ingenious Giorgio Vasari, this captivating pathway was created to provide a secure passage for Cosimo I and the Medici family, connecting their abode, Palazzo Pitti, with the government residence, Palazzo della Signoria, which lies across the Arno River.
Our signature highlights tour is an unforgettable experience that includes a private walking tour of historic Florence, priority access Uffizi and Accademia tickets, and an amicable guide with extensive knowledge. The memory of this tour will stay with you forever.
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- Speaking guide, licensed in English.
- Guide licensed in English, speaking.
- English-speaking guide who is licensed.
- Guide licensed and English-speaking.
- Licensed guide who speaks English.
- In Winter, try espresso/cappuccino or Gelato during the warmer months, the Italian version of ice cream.
(2 and 1/2 hours)
- Walking tour
- Skip the line ticket for entrance to Accademia Gallery
- The gallery's entrance that allows to bypass the queue (ticket)