Exploring Florence and its ancient and artistic squares.

Ciao! Are you visiting Florence for the first time or do you live there and want to get to know it better? If the answer is yes this is the perfect visit for you. I will show you the most important places in the city walking through its main streets and crossing its ancient and artistic squares!
Highlights:

We will start our visit in the square of Santa Maria Novella, famous for a now forgotten tradition, the race with wagons. We will also admire the beautiful façade of the church, the work of the genius of Leon Battista Alberti.

Our visit continues in the religious center of the city, cathedral square, the famous cathedral surmounted by the majestic dome, by Filippo Brunelleschi.

We will then continue towards the square that is still the political center of Florence, Piazza della Signoria, where we will get to know Cosimo I de’ Medici better through the statues he wanted.

The last part of our itinerary will be dedicated to Ponte Vecchio and the river that flows under it, the Arno.
* Duration: 2 hours
* Starts: Firenze, Italy
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




Ciao! Are you visiting Florence for the first time or do you live there and want to get to know it better? If the answer is yes this is the perfect visit for you. I will show you the most important places in the city walking through its main streets and crossing its ancient and artistic squares!
Highlights:

We will start our visit in the square of Santa Maria Novella, famous for a now forgotten tradition, the race with wagons. We will also admire the beautiful façade of the church, the work of the genius of Leon Battista Alberti.

Our visit continues in the religious center of the city, cathedral square, the famous cathedral surmounted by the majestic dome, by Filippo Brunelleschi.

We will then continue towards the square that is still the political center of Florence, Piazza della Signoria, where we will get to know Cosimo I de’ Medici better through the statues he wanted.

The last part of our itinerary will be dedicated to Ponte Vecchio and the river that flows under it, the Arno.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, 50122, Florence Italy

We could dedicate days, even weeks to this square for all the details it contains, but we will focus above all on one person, Cosimo 1st de’Medici, the first Grand Duke of Tuscany, we will know him through some of the statues in the square and we will also take a look at the frescoes he had made in honor of his son’s wedding.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Duomo – Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, Via della Canonica, 1 Piazza del Duomo, 50122, Florence Italy

This cathedral represents the most important place in Florence, we will talk about it in detail, we will see how it was made and we will also focus on the dome, a masterpiece by Filippo Brunelleschi.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Ponte Vecchio, Ponte Vecchio, Province of Milan, Lombardy

One of the most beautiful bridges in the world, after 800 years is still standing and amazes visitors with its charm and its medieval atmosphere. But why are there all those jewelers? We will find out during the tour.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Piazza di Santa Maria Novella, Santa Maria Novella, Florence Italy

The magnificent square once used for the race with chariots, like in Rome. Why we had a race like this in Florence? Wi’ll find it out here.

Duration: 20 minutes