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Best of Florence Walking Tour with Skip-the-Line at Michelangelo’s ‘David’

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Take a small group tour of the Accademia Gallery to see Michelangelo's famous statue of David and afterwards enjoy your walking tour of Florence. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 19 people ensuring you'll receive personalized attention and audio headsets guarantee that you'll hear the guide clearly. And by booking ahead, you won't waste any time waiting in line at the Accademia Gallery!
Highlights
  • Get a comprehensive introduction to Florence on a walking tour 
  • Explore hidden piazzas and winding streets inaccessible by car
  • Skip the line at Accademia Gallery, home to Michelangelo's David 
  • See sights such as Ponte Vecchio
  • Get architectural and historical background on popular attractions
What to Expect
Meet your guide and group of no more than 19 at San Marco Square (Piazza San Marco) for your walking tour of Florence. From there, you’ll head to Accademia Gallery, where you’ll bypass long lines and head inside to admire Michelangelo's iconic David sculpture. Upon leaving Accademia Gallery, you’ll continue your walk through the city, with your guide bringing Renaissance architecture and history to life. Stroll through the medieval Palazzo Vecchio, and see the exterior of the Church of Orsanmichele, Florence Duomo, and the Uffizi Gallery. The tour concludes facing the Ponte Vecchio bridge.
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Departure Point
Piazza San Marco, Firenze FI, Italy
Duration
3h
Return Details
Ponte Vecchio, 50125 Firenze FI, Italy
Inclusions
  • Guaranteed to Skip the Lines
  • Group size of 19 people
  • Guided tour with in English
  • Headsets to hear your guide's commentary
  • Entry/Admission - Galleria dell'Accademia
  • Entry/Admission - Ponte Vecchio
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance to Florence Duomo is Free of Charge
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Please note that from 2020 we wont visit Palazzo Vecchio and the Uffizi Courtyard. The walking tour will be shorter (2.5HRS)
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We can’t remember her name, but the tour guide we had yesterday was wonderful! She was so knowledgeable about everything she showed us, and we could tell she has a deep love for Florence and Michaelangelo. She made our experience seeing the David for the...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

I just completed the tour, led by Paul. Paul's style for touring was to ask the group questions. When he received a response, he would then criticize and berate whoever had answered. Within 5 minutes of the tour beginning (we left 6 minutes early) he...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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CityWondersCS, General Manager at City Wonders, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hello Never60742, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I sincerely apologize for your experience on our Best of Florence. At City Wonders, we are constantly looking for ways to improve. Client feedback plays an important role in the growth of our...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

Very, very charming and well-founded guidance by Matt through the gallery, competent knowledge about David and Michelangelo and the history of Florence, never tired or bored to answer questions and sweeping us through the culture of Florence, getting us hungry for more - well done...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Bettina P
CityWondersCS, Manager at City Wonders, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Dear Bettina P, Thank you for sharing your tour experience on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure for us to read you had a fantastic time with our guide Matt in Florence. We appreciate your review and thank you once again for giving us the opportunity...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Mel was a great guide and always ensured our group could have the best vantage point as she gave her very clear explanation. Very easy to understand and lots of patience with our questions. Well worth it!More

Thank Lori W
CityWondersCS, Manager at City Wonders, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Dear Lori W, Thank you for sharing your tour experience on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear that you found our guide Mel informative and that you thoroughly enjoyed the tour. We would be glad to be able to welcome you on any of our...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We had our teenager with us so we were nervous about keeping him interested. Vanessa engaged him and the group with excellent humour, extensive knowledge and a passion for her native city of Florence. She is one if the best tour guides we have had...More

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CityWondersCS, Manager at City Wonders, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Dear squeakyhiro1, Thank you very much for sharing your review on Trip Advisor. It is a pleasure for us to hear that you had a fantastic time in Florence with our guide Vanessa. We will pass on your comments to her as well as to...More

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Response from ericpI3561RE | Reviewed this property |
We started in around 4pm and finished about 7
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18 June 2019|
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Response from Z7687NEemmaj | Reviewed this property |
No idea. I google mapped the walk while I had wifi then just followed that to get to the meeting spot
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