Florence Medici Mile Walking Tour along the path joining Medici Residences

Relive a unique era as you stroll through the history, the richness, and the secrets of the powerful dynasty which made possible the great Renaissance period, the Medici! Walk along the winding road to wonderful monuments and open-air works of art with your professional guide. Discover the city retracing the history and learn about the struggles during the political and economic power of the Medici dynasty. See the Cathedral and its Brunelleschi Dome, the stunning Palazzo Vecchio, second residence and the marvelous Piazza della Signoria, the Vasari Corridor, the enchanting Ponte Vecchio, the Pitti Palace, and so much more, all during this 2-hour walking tour.
* Duration: 2 hours
* Starts: Firenze, Italy
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours




Relive a unique era as you stroll through the history, the richness, and the secrets of the powerful dynasty which made possible the great Renaissance period, the Medici! Walk along the winding road to wonderful monuments and open-air works of art with your professional guide. Discover the city retracing the history and learn about the struggles during the political and economic power of the Medici dynasty. See the Cathedral and its Brunelleschi Dome, the stunning Palazzo Vecchio, second residence and the marvelous Piazza della Signoria, the Vasari Corridor, the enchanting Ponte Vecchio, the Pitti Palace, and so much more, all during this 2-hour walking tour.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Basilica di San Lorenzo, Piazza di San Lorenzo 9, 50123, Florence Italy

The Church of the Medici family

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Cappelle Medicee, Piazza di Madonna Degli Aldobrandini 6, 50123, Florence Italy

The mausoleum of the Medici family

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Palazzo Medici Riccardi, Via Camillo Cavour 1-3, 50129, Florence Italy

The first residence of the Medici family located in San Lorenzo district

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Piazza San Giovanni, 50123, Florence Italy

The wonderful square in which you can admire the magnificent Cathedral, with its imposing Brunelleschi’s Dome, the Giotto’s bell tower and the Baptistery

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Piazza della Signoria, 50122, Florence Italy

The famous square where you can find Palazzo Vecchio, the second residence of the Medici family

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Church of Santa Felicita, Piazza di Santa Felicita 3 Oltrarno, 50125, Florence Italy

Above this wonderful Church you can see the Vasari corridor, a secret and comfortable passageway used by the Medici Grand Dukes of Tuscany, to move between the Palazzo Pitti, their third residence, and their offices located inside the Palazzo Vecchio, without being seen by the citizens

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Ponte Vecchio, 50125, Florence Italy

The oldest bridge in Florence and also the most famous

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Giardino di Boboli, Piazza Dei Pitti 1, 50125, Florence Italy

The Boboli Gardens is a historical park in the city of Florence, born as the grand-ducal garden of Palazzo Pitti

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Palazzo Pitti, Piazza Dei Pitti 1, 50125, Florence Italy

This famous palace is the last Florentine residence of the Medici

Duration: 15 minutes