Capture the spirit of Florence on this 3-hour walking tour that includes a 30-minute multimedia show. Learn about Florence’s early days as a city and its present-day structure during a surround-sound presentation at Santo Stefano al Ponte. Then, take a stroll through the streets and see famous sights such as Giotto's Bell Tower, Florence Duomo, and the Basilica of Santa Maria Novella. Before you part ways with your guide, stop to have a taste of ice cream from a local eatery.
Meet your guide and group at Piazza di Santo Stefano in central Florence at the time you chose for your tour.
Begin with a 30-minute multimedia presentation at Santo Stefano al Ponte. Get ready for an action-packed show that’s projected on big screens all around you as you stand, watch, and listen to the history of Florence in surround sound.
After, your walking tour begins in Republic Square (Piazza della Repubblica). Walk through the same streets where medieval poet Dante Alighieri did so many years ago. Spot famous sights such as Giotto's Bell Tower (Giotto’s Campanile), the Duomo, and the Florence Baptistery. Admire the Gothic architecture of the Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, and then see the Strozzi Palace (Palazzo Strozzi).
Keep moving to get a glimpse of the political center of Florence, Signoria Square (Piazza della Signoria), as well as the city’s town hall and Uffizi Gallery. Cross the Ponte Vecchio, a bridge over the Arno River that’s well-known for the little shops on it. Pass by the Pitti Palace (Palazzo Pitti) and Santo Spirito Square (Piazza Santo Spirito), and end your tour with a little taste of ice cream from a local seller.