Florence in a Day:Uffizi, Accademia Gallery, Brunelleschi's Dome Guided Tour
The tour offers 3 of the main attractions in Florence that covers a Full day. Starting from the Uffizi at 10:00 AM, the tour finishes in front of the David of Michelangelo at 16:30. For those who don't have enough time to spare in Florence, This tour will be a perfect option. You don't need to worry about organizing the day., Our hosts will be at the meeting points to assist you with the guidelines.
per adult from
3 hours 30 minutes
What's included :
- Audio Headsets for groups of more than 6 people
- All Fees and Taxes
- Entry/Admission - Gallerie Degli Uffizi
- Entry/Admission - Cupola del Brunelleschi
- Entry/Admission - Galleria dell'Accademia
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Gallerie Degli Uffizi, Piazzale Degli Uffizi 6, 50122, Florence Italy
Your professional tour guide will meet you at Uffizi Gallery in front of the Ticket Office (Gate 1) to begin the tour at the appointed time.
The small group 90-minute guided tour offers an intimate viewing of carefully curated pieces selected to give you the best insight into one of the oldest museums in Europe. Constructed as offices of the magistrate for Cosimo I de Medici in 1581 and gifted to the city of Florence by the last Medici heir Anna Maria Louisa, the museum houses famous works such as Botticelli’s Birth of Venus and Caravaggio’s Medusa, as well as other stunning masterpieces.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Cupola del Brunelleschi, Piazza del Duomo Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, 50122, Florence Italy
Once you’ve met your guide, you will be led to the ticket line and the group will head straight for the Duomo Cupola. The climb to the Cupola and the unparalleled views of the city from the top are the highlights of this experience.
Built by Filippo Brunelleschi, this red dome was the largest in the world in its time and soon became a symbol of Florence. Throughout your tour of the Duomo Cupola, you will be accompanied by a licensed English-speaking guide who will share fascinating insights about the Cupola, the Duomo and its jaw-dropping architecture. From your unique vantage point at the Cupola, you will be able to see the entire city of Florence. This trip to the top of the Duomo includes a 463-step climb to the top. On your way up, you will also get to marvel at the stunning Duomo interiors, including a chance to see Vasari’s Last Judgment up close.
While inside the Cupola, your guide will also give you first-hand information about the Cathedral which you can easily spot from inside the Cupola or from the access entrance itself.
After your guided tour of the Cupola, you are given free access to explore the Duomo at your own pace. The Duomo sits on the site of the 7th-century Church of Santa Reparata. This vast Gothic structure showcases the best of 13th and 15th-century architecture and took over 150 years to complete. A statue of each of the architects, Arnolfo di Cambio and Filippo Brunelleschi, can be found right outside the cathedral in admiration of their work.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Galleria dell'Accademia, Via Ricasoli, 58/60, 50122, Florence Italy
Your professional tour guide will meet you at Piazza San Marco in front of San Marco Basilica for your tour of the Accademia Gallery.
From there, you will walk 190 meters to the Accademia Gallery, where you will skip the lines and enter one of the most famous museums in Florence to view Michelangelo’s iconic David sculpture.
The museum also hosts important collections of Italian masters dating from the 13th through the 16th centuries which also includes the Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini. This less often seen treasure houses a marvelous collection of historical musical instruments which represent life at court for the Grand Dukes of Tuscany including a pianoforte by Bartolomeo Cristofori and an original Stradivarius violin from 1716.
Your guide will then lead you to explore the museum’s collection of Italian masterworks, including the powerful imagery of Michelangelo’s unfinished ‘Prisoners’ which were conceived to adorn the tomb of Pope Julius II.
Duration: 1 hour
Departure Point :1: Piazzale degli Uffizi, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy
2: Basilica di San Marco, Piazza San Marco, 1, 50121 Firenze FI, Italy
3: Lindt Chocolate Shop Firenze Duomo, Piazza del Duomo, 15R, 50129 Firenze FI, Italy
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 2/16/2021 - 7/28/2022
Thursday - Sunday: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.