Step into the birthplace of the Renaissance, and encounter masterpieces by the likes of Botticcelli, Leonardo da Vinci, and Caravaggio.
Things to know
Arty Farty, Culture Vulture, Friends, History Buffs
You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive
Uffizi Gallery: skip-the-line tickets
Type of tour:
Walking tour - your guide will meet you at your hotel
Knowledgable guide Customisable- please ask us Gratuities optional
Meeting points: Hotel Pick Up
What makes this tour special
Navigating hundreds of artworks, thousands of square metres of floor space and numerous chronological sections across three floors can prove overwhelming at the Uffizi, one of world’s finest and oldest art galleries. On your Private Tour of the Masterpieces of the Uffizi, discover why few troves of art stir the soul like the Uffizi.
Let your private guide take you straight to the Uffizi’s finest masterpieces
Revel in the magnificent 16th century splendour of this trove of Renaissance art.
Marvel at the iconic Birth of Venus by the Italian artist Sandro Botticelli
Pause to admire Italian Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci’s The Annunciation
Learn the context, the backstory and the impact of the Great Masters
Stand in awe of Titian's glorious oil painting, Venus of Urbino
Marvel Caravaggio’s masterpiece depicting the moment of Medusa’s execution
Since 1581, the Uffizi’s resplendent architecture has housed some of the most alluring of paintings, drawings and sculptural works a seductive prospect for art-lovers from all over the globe. An immersive exploration of the gallery’s major rooms and halls, that connects you with the masterpieces, your private tour will deliver some of the finest works of the Renaissance from Botticcelli and Leonardo da Vinci to Caravaggio.
Learn of key Renaissance art techniques and debate the sheer brilliance of Botticelli’s beautiful Birth of Venus. Study the unusual spatial compositions and bold, elongated figure of Parmigianino’s Madonna with the Long Neck. On the Masterpieces of the Uffizi Gallery Tour, gather around Annunciation to marvel at da Vinci’s creative transformation and transformation and discuss the lustre of Fra Angelico’s Coronation of the Virgin. The private lives of the Great Masters are a fascinating backstory; with your guide, learn how jealousies have intertwined with raw eroticism and religion - you can feel it in the Uffizi, read it in Dante, see it in Michelangelo and become engulfed by it in every Florentine church.
QWill there be other people on the tour or is it just us?
AAll of our tours are 100% private and exclusive, which means that it will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour.
Your tour will be completely tailored to your needs and we will make sure to find a guide that best suits your group.
QAre entrance tickets and transport included in the cost of the tour?
AIn the ‘Things to Know’ section at the top of this page you will find details of whatever entrance tickets and transport are included in the tour. If you have any questions about this, then you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to <firstname.lastname@example.org> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWhat is your cancellation policy?
AOn tours cancelled more than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are happy to offer our customers a full refund - minus a 5% credit card fee and the cost of any tickets that have been purchased.
For tours cancelled less than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are unfortunately unable to offer refunds. If you would like to reschedule a tour, this is usually possible if we are given enough notice, but we cannot guarantee the same guide.
Changes made to bookings may be subject to rebooking fees to cover the cost of tickets purchased, transport, guide rescheduling and administration.
To cancel or change your booking, please contact us at <email@example.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWho do I contact if I have any questions about this tour or if I want to make changes to my tour?
AAt Travel Curious, we provide a free concierge service to help you plan your time abroad and they will be able to answer any questions you may have about this tour or any other tours. We are normally able to customise or personalise tours to suit your needs.
Please do get in touch by either using the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, sending an email to <firstname.lastname@example.org> or calling 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QAm I able to book more than one tour?
AAbsolutely, you can book as many tours as you like! You can add them to your cart by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button or you can get in touch and we can put together an itinerary for you. To get in touch, you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to <email@example.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).