We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Piazzale Michelangelo

Viale Michelangelo, 50125, Florence, Italy
0550450705
Website
Save
No entry fee. Enrich your experience with a tour or activity!
Popular ways to visit!
from US$ 38
More Info
Ferrari Test Drive in Florence
from US$ 76
More Info
Evening Tour of Florence with Visit to Piazzale Michelangelo and Dinner
from US$ 51
More Info
Florence Grand Panoramic Tour
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
More
This 19th century piazza has undoubtedly the best panoramic view of Florence. The square is decorated with copies of Michelangelo's sculptures, but it's the view people come here to see.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Viale Michelangelo, 50125, Florence, Italy
Piazzale Michelangelo
CONTACT
Website
0550450705
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (23,460)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 10,206 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

If you have the time and then spend an evening here. Super views of the city. After the crowded city, the open space makes for a nice break. If you have the time there are super restaurants within walking distance down the hill. We got...More

Thank Viraf P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great view of the whole city of Florence. Nice atmosphere and a great place to chill and take some great photos.

Thank meero26
Reviewed yesterday

We took a short stop after riding a hop on/hop off city sightseeing tour bus. Definitely worth it for the photos alone. Great views of Florence and the surrounding hillsides. Great to get the lay of the land. I also saw a Ferrari driving experience...More

Thank Kris R
Reviewed yesterday

One of those places you just have to go when you go to Florence, lovely views of the Duomo and the city.

Thank Jason W
Reviewed yesterday

Bring your camera here to take wonderful pictures over looking the Arno River and the City of Florence. It can get busy with tourists, however it is a large area and you will find that perfect spot for a wonderful photo!

Thank TorbayTraveller57
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We walked there at 7:30 after dinner and waited for about 1 hour to see the sunset, sitting on the stairs, where at around 8 no free spot was available anymore. For an impression on the view, see the photo below.

Thank Rahel B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great sunset view with live music. Worth to walk, sorry climb there 😂. You could sit on the stairs and enjoy the view. Very alive area.

Thank Youssef M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic starting or ending point of a visit to Florence. The view is simply breathtaking. It used to be free parking, but sadly no more. Too many parked here and walked to the centre fof the day.... best way in now is to park at...More

Thank Robsaway
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a lovely place! An absolute must visit when you're in Florence! Don't miss the sunset while you're at it! Enjoy :))

Thank Nader Z
Reviewed 2 days ago

Title says it all really. We went there once during the day and got some great pictures of the city and once at night which was even busier. You probably won't spend more that 10 minutes here.

Thank Miopyk
Nearby
Piazzale Michelangelo
Just outside the ancient walls of Florence, Viale
Michelangiolo starts. It is a winding road rimmed by
wonderful poplars and holm oaks. The long ascent opens
up to the most beautiful and famous panoramic
viewpoint of Florence: Piazzale Michelangelo, where an
elevated terrace offers visitors an incomparable and
breathtaking view of the entire city from above.
During good weather, Piazzale Michelangelo provides
...More
Nearby Restaurants
La Bottega del Buon Caffe
623 reviews
.20 km away
I' Pizzacchiere
1,572 reviews
.29 km away
Boccadarno
258 reviews
.29 km away
I Bastioni Di San Niccolo
491 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
4,570 reviews
.37 km away
Folon e il Giardino delle Rose
278 reviews
.14 km away
Oltrarno
167 reviews
.11 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Harry K
1 July 2017|
Answer
Response from fw37 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Harry we didn't drive no idea , enjoy it though its lovely.
0
Votes
Kirsty C
29 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from misterwiz | Reviewed this property |
Too far to walk - you could take a city bus Number 12 bus is the one that loops up to the park and back. We took it up, stayed for awhile and caught the bus back down to the city. Cost around 2 euros for seniors
0
Votes
Sam P
6 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from mnmcsls |
The Piazzale can be accessed by wheel chair. You can get there by ATAF bus #12 just outside Firenze Santa Maria Novella railway station (opposite Macdonald, google map coordinate 43.775963, 11.249282). The bus is wheelchair... More
2
Votes