Guided tour

The BEST Florence Walking tour-Renaissance and Medici Tales

Activity provider: Tour-Tale

The BEST Florence Walking tour-Renaissance and Medici Tales

Activity provider: Tour-Tale
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Discover highlights of Florence on this guided walking tour. Learn how the city became the cradle of the Renaissance and hear about the lasting impact of the powerful Medici family on the city.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Godfathers of the Renaissance
  • Why Florence became the city of the Renaissance
  • Secrets of the Dome´s Cupola
  • Hidden symbols
  • Origins of the Renaissance
Full description
In this tour you’ll get a general overview of the city, while passing by its main highlights and discovering thrilling stories, hidden gems and unknown fun-facts. In an amusing walk, you’ll understand why this city became the cradle of the Renaissance and changed our global history. You’ll also dive into the intrigues of one of the most powerful dynasties of all times, the Medici family, and you’ll realize their astounding impact, visible even in our daily lives. And many more! We’ll also give you useful information and tips about many different things: from how to avoid leather scams to how to choose the best gelato! All in a friendly and professional manner, with a good balance between information and humour, so that you’ll learn and enjoy at the same time.
Includes
  • Professional tour guide explaining with passion about Florence

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    Meeting point

    Arrive 5/10 minutes before. Look for the GREEN UMBRELLA.

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Camera
    • Water
    • Weather-appropriate clothing
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 /5

    based on 105 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.9/5
    • Value for money
      5/5

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    Our tour guide with the green umbrella was organised, professional, knowledgeable, and helpful. Sometimes, however, the information was a bit too detailed and not useful. The tour could have been shorter to be more enjoyable. An hour may have been enough since the audience had to stand up the whole time.

    June 8, 2022

    I really enjoyed the walking tour with Silvia. She was very informative, friendly and funny. We learned some interesting facts about Florence, Medici family and well-known artists such as Brunelleschi and also got some great tips for food and drinks from Silvia over the WhatsApp. This walking tour is a definite must! (:

    May 23, 2022

    Silvia is an amazing tour guide, she keeps it light, fresh and interesting all while explaining most important historical facts! Highly recommend!

    June 27, 2022

    Product ID: 414636