Private Tour: Florence Sightseeing Tour

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  • Location: Florence, Italy
  • Duration: 3 - 8 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 24281APRIVATE
A private tour is ideal for discovering Florence in the comfort of a private vehicle. Choose from a Morning or Afternoon Tour - or combine both as a full-day tour. Accompanied by your own private guide, you'll enjoy personalized attention on your luxury private tour of Florence.

Highlights

  • Hotel pickup included
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • All entrance fees included
MORNING TOUR:
Drive along the romantic Viale dei Colli to Piazzale Michelangelo and stop to admire panoramic views of the city. Proceed by car through the city center, followed by an outdoor guided tour of the Duomo complex: Giotto's bell tower, the Baptistery with its bronze doors including Porta del Paradiso and the exterior of the Cathedral with its magnificent Cupola del Brunelleschi. A short walk through the streets of Florence brings you to the Galleria dell Accademia (*) where you can admire David by Michelangelo and other works by the artist. End your tour inside the museum. You have the option to include a lunch at a restaurant in the town center.

AFTERNOON TOUR:
See the unparalleled beauty of Florence, taking in Fiesole, a delightful town set on the overlooking hills in the Arno Valley. Continue to the old city center to visit the Franciscan Church of Santa Croce (exterior). A short walk through historic Florence brings you to the Piazza Signoria, where you can admire the Palazzo Vecchio (exterior) and Loggia dei Lanzi. Continue with a guided tour of the Galleria degli Uffizi (**) and admire paintings by Botticelli, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael and Giotto. End the tour inside the museum.

FULL DAY TOUR:
A combination of Morning Tour with Lunch + Afternoon Tour.

Please Note:
(*) Closed Monday. Replaced with a visit to the Bargello Museum or Medici Chapels.
(**) Gallery is closed Monday and will be replaced with a visit to Museum of Palazzo Vecchio.

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Schedule details

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Tour will depart from centrally located Florence city hotels
Departure Time:
If you would like to request a departure time, please specify in the special requirements when submitting your booking. You will receive a confirmed departure time once your booking is confirmed.

We suggest morning tour departures at 9.30 am and afternoon departures at 2.30pm so that you get the most out of your private tour.
Return Details:
Concludes in the Museum

Pricing information

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Morning Tour
Code: ENAM

Half-day morning tour of Florence with Piazzale Michelangelo, Giotto's bell tower, Baptistery & Accademia Gallery

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$122.75
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Afternoon Tour
Code: ENPM

Half-day afternoon tour of Florence with Franciscan Church of Santa Croce, Piazza Signoria & Uffizi Gallery

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$122.75
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Full Day Tour with Lunch
Code: ENFD

Full-day tour - Franciscan Church of Santa Croce, Piazza Signoria & Uffizi Gallery in morning; Piazzale Michelangelo, Giotto's bell tower, Baptistery & Accademia Gallery in afternoon. Includes lunch

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$245.51
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Pricing information

Private Tour: Florence Sightseeing Tour

Visit the church of Santa Croce and original David by Michelangelo
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Inclusions:
  • Hotel pickup
  • Transport by private vehicle (Mercedes for 1 to 3 people or Minivan for 4 to 8 people)
  • Private guide
  • Lunch (if Full Day Tour option is selected)
  • Entrance fee to the Accademia Gallery (Morning Tour only)
  • Entrance fee to Uffizi Gallery (Afternoon Tour only)
  • Entrance fee to Accademia Gallery and Uffizi Gallery (if Full Day Tour option is selected)
Exclusions:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel drop-off
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • This private tour is hosted by an English-speaking guide. Please list any special interests you have (art, architecture, history, culture) at time of booking to alert our guide, so they can better prepare for your private tour
Itinerary:
Sample Lunch Menu for Adults:
(subject to change)
  • Appetizer: Toasted bread with tomato
  • First Course: Macaroni with Bolognese sauce or Penne with pesto sauce
  • Vegetarian option: Tomato and basil sauce
  • Desert or coffee
  • Drinks: half litter of water and a glass of wine (Chianti or Trebbiano)

Sample Lunch Menu for Children (2 - 8 years old):
(subject to change)

  • First Course: Macaroni with Bolognese sauce or Penne with pesto sauce
  • Vegetarian option: Tomato and basil sauce
  • Desert: Ice-cream or other dessert
  • Drinks: half litter of water or orange juice
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: children, July 2014

Excellent.. tour guide Somona was so nice and informative. She deserves a raise$$!!

Reviewed by: children, July 2014

Excellent.. tour guide Somona was so nice and informative. She deserves a raise$$!!

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