Firenze, known as Florence, is a city that needs no introduction. It’s the cradle of the Renaissance and the place which hosts the greatest expression of art in the world. We’re talking about one of the most beautiful cities on the planet, and you can visit it with the aid of an english-speaking guide who, thanks to their experience, knows how to take you by the hand and lead you through the streets and monuments of this jewel of Italian culture.
Whether you’ve only seen it in films or you’ve already been, Florence is always worth a visit: provided, however, that you can count on the help of an expert guide. Florence is easy to love, but can be complicated to approach for those who don’t know it well. Let yourself get lost in the beauties of this timeless city, and we’ll take care of the itinerary and destinations. There is so much to see that it’s hard to make a list.
The Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, also known as the Duomo of Florence, is the main church in the Tuscan capital and represents one of the most immediately recognisable symbols of Italy in the world. The third largest church in the world, it has made its mark on the collective imagination especially thanks to a bell tower designed by Giotto, and by its famous dome, brainchild of the architectural genius Filippo Brunelleschi.
Florence symbolises the Renaissance, and you can find numerous traces of the city’s glorious past by simply walking through its streets in the company of our guide. Since December 17th, 1982, the historic city centre of Florence is counted as a UNESCO World Heritage site, with monuments like the Baptistry and Palazzo Vecchio as true icons — not to mention the Uffizi Museum. In fact, the city offers much in the way of museums, and you can choose with our guide which ones to visit to make your tour even more memorable.
A walking tour of Florence is the best way to encounter the city, and our itinerary will allow you to visit many historical places all within the span of three hours. Don’t worry about the organization. Holiday Planners will take care of all the details, including round-trip transfers. We are 100% Tuscans, but our staff speaks perfect English and will help to meet your every need.
Why choose the tour “Florence: The Capital of Renaissance”?Florence is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Holiday Planners will provide you with a dedicated guide to help discover the beauties of the city in just a few hours. Don’t miss this occasion.
- Museo dell’Opera del Duomo (Duomo museum)
- Florence Duomo
- The Crypt of Santa Reparta
- Florence Duomo Baptistery