Uffizi Gallery & Accademia: Private Full-Day Walking TourPrivate Tour
Explore the Uffizi Gallery and Galleria dell'Accademia, home to Michelangelo's David, on this full-day walking tour including a stroll down the open-air museum of the historic centre of Firenze.
Adults: 2 Children: 0
Things to know
Couples, Family Friendly, Friends
You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive
Walking tour: no transportation is included
- Entrance Tickets to Uffizi Gallery - Entrance Tickets to the Accademia Gallery
- English Speaking Guide - Gratuities optional
- Food and drinks are not included
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off are not included
Meeting points: Your guide will meet you in front of Osteria Ponte Vecchio, Borgo S. Jacopo, 16 R, 50125 Firenze FI, Italy
What makes this tour special
Explore the best of Renaissance in Florence on this full-day tour including a guided visit to the Uffizi Gallery and to the Accademia Gallery where you will admire the world-famous "David" by Michelangelo.
On your private tour, you will:
Walk across the iconic Ponte Vecchio, the oldest bridge in Florence;
Get a crash course in Italian History of Art as you explore the Uffizi Gallery, home to many of Italy's most famous works of Art brilliantlyorganised in chronological order;
Learn about Renaissance Masters like Giotto and Leonardo da Vinci;
Admire Boticelli's most recognisable works, such as the 'Birth of Venus' and "Primavera" (Spring);
See the famous Doni Tondo by Michelangelo and Bacchus by Caravaggio;
Break for lunch. Your guide will recommend the perfect spot for a bite to eat (not included in the price).
Enjoy awalking tour of Florence's most popular highlights, including Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio, the Logga dei Lanzi, Piazza Della Repubblica, and of course the famed Duomo and its Baptistry;
Visit the Galleria dell'Accademia to admire Michelangelo's sculpture of David, and the "slaves";
End your tour inside the Accademia Gallery, where you are free to continue exploring at your own leisure;
Located in the very heart of Tuscany, in a basin crossed by the Arno River, the magnificent city of Florence stands as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, filled with historical relics and artistic masterpieces by the greatest masters of Humanism and the Renaissance. You can read it in Dante, see it in Michelangelo, or just be engulfed by it when you walk into a church.
Begin your day in the impressive Uffizi Gallery, one of the largest museums in the Western world, holding over 3,000 works of notable artists. The Museum complex is deeply bound to the history of the city and the House of Medici and echoes the splendour of a whole era. Masterpieces by Giotto, Masaccio, Piero della Francesca and Botticelli are waiting for you, along with the most recent Caravaggio, Tiziano and Tintoretto and the stunning Leonardo da Vinci’s Annunciation and Adoration of the Magi.
After, the walking portion of your tour highlights key Renaissance sites and masterpieces, including the chance to see the Duomo Duomo and its impressive dome designed by Brunelleschi, and the Baptistery of Saint John, one of the oldest buildings in Florence.
You will also visit the political centre, and enjoy a pleasant stroll through Piazza Della Signoria, surrounded by its ancient buildings and the Loggia Dei Lanzi.
In the afternoon, your guide will take you to the prestigious Accademia Gallery, where you will enjoy skip-the-line tickets to the museum, and explore stunning artwork, including Michelangelo's David. After an hour, your guide will leave you to explore the gallery at your own leisure.
Please note that there is often a long line to enter into the Duomo of Florence. If the line is too long you will not visit the interior of the Cathedral on tour, and your guide will give you tips on the best time to return to avoid standing in line.
QWill there be other people on the tour or is it just us?
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