Renaissance Florence Free Walking Tour

Join us on a walk around the most artistic monuments, piazzas and spots where the Renaissance period left an indelible mark on this city during the 15th and 16th century. Explore the renowned city of Florence and discover its great cultural legacy with our guided visit.

What is a Free Tour?

It is about a walking visit with a qualified guides for free. Once the tour is finished, you can put a price according to your level of satisfaction.

Things to do Renaissance Florence Free Walking Tour

Come and discover one of the best-known cities in the world, famous for its history and for being the birthplace of Renaissance culture. If you´re an art lover and you wish to immerse yourself in the historical legacy of its piazzas and monuments then don´t think twice about booking a place on our Renaissance Florence Free Walking Tour.

As you know, the Italian city represents one of the most brilliant periods of human talent and hosts the most impressive artistic creations that we continue to admire even today. Accompanied by our English speaking guide, delve deep in its past and explore the main tourist landmarks left behind by the Renaissance period.

Florence, birthplace of Renaissance culture

To begin, visit Piazza Santa Maria Novella where one of the most striking basilicas in the city stands before continuing towards the Basilica of St. Lorenzo crowned by a majestic dome of the Medici Chapel. Only a few steps away stands the residence of the renowned family, the Palazzo Medici Riccardi.

Next, continue towards Piazza del Duomo and marvel at the striking Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, one of the largest domes ever built in the world, featuring one of the most picturesque façades. Admire Giotto´s elegant and slender bell tower and the Baptistry of St. John.

Take stroll along Via de´ Neri, the shopping street par excellence located right in the heart of the city, packed with shops and genuine traditional restaurants where we can stop to savour traditional Florentine food.

Afterwards, walk towards the River Arno and admire the Ponte Vecchio, the Vasari Corridor passageway which connects the Palazzo Vecchio with the Palazzo Pitti taking us as far as the Uffizi Gallery. It hosts the most famous art collections in the world including pieces from geniuses like Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael or Tiziano.

Lastly, bid farewell to our tour as we reach the fascinating Galileo Museum which hosts a collection dedicated to scientific instruments and the progress of science in particular those of Galileo and others gathered by the Medici.

This is the most enriching experience on Renaissance art that clearly left its mark in this beautiful city. Sign up to the Renaissance Florence Walking Tour and enjoy wandering around its cultural legacy.

Highlights to see in Renaissance Florence Free Walking Tour

  • Piazza Santa Maria Novella
  • Basilica of St. Lorenzo
  • Medici Chapel
  • Giotto´s Bell Tower
  • Baptistry of S. John
  • Via de´Neri
  • Ponte Vecchio
  • Uffizi Gallery
  • Galileo Museum
  • And much more!

Details

Duration
2 hours 30 minutes
Language
English speaking guide
Rates
Free tour
Time
You can check it on the calendar (on the right side) or on the Book button!
Outside guided visit
We will visit from outside all monuments and places of our tour description

Included

The best English speaking guides of Florence
Tasting of Florence traditional dishes
Covid-19 safety and protection regulations

Excluded

Transport (walking tour)

Meeting point

Piazza Santa Maria Novella, in the middle of the square (between the two obelisks).

Conditions

How to book?
Limited tickets. Do not miss it! Choose the date on the calendar and fill in with your details to complete the booking. Immediate confirmation.
Planning an activity for more than 15 people?
You may also consider booking a private tour to get your own private guide. For further information here.
Do the tours run despite bad weather conditions and public holidays?
Affirmative! Otherwise we will contact you in advance to inform you about it.
Can I modify or cancel my booking?
Are you unable to attend our tour? Let us know to reschedule your booking.
Super safe route! COVID-19 efforts

Our route takes the recommendations and key considerations of security and protection against Coronavirus.

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