The Beauty and Craft of Florence (Private Tour)

Magpie ID: TJAUNX
Reservation System:
API Provider: Rezdy
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Location: Florence
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 3.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Moderate
Max Group Size:
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights Commence your tour at the antique Florentine Quarter 
Explore Santa Maria Del Fiore
Cross over the Ponte Vecchio, towards Palazzo Pitti
Enjoy a short stop at the Church of Santo Spirito
Visit the incredible Leather School of Florence 
Summary
Explore the antique Florentine quarter, the magic of Dante and the history of authentic Italian craft
Description

What better place to start than the antique Florentine Quarter where the talented Dante Alighieri used to live. You will pay a visit to Piazza della Signoria, where you can not help but be captivated by the Palazzo Vecchio and the Loggia dei Lanzi.

You will also pass the celebrated Uffizi Gallery, and the world-famous medieval bridge Ponte Vecchio.

Your tour also includes a visit to the Church of Santo Spirito, initially drafted by the immensely talented Brunelleschi. You will complete your journey with a short stroll around the Quarter of Santa Croce, taking its name from the largest Franciscan church in the world. 

Visit the Leather School of Florence which was created after World War II by Franciscan friars of the Monastery of Santa Croce with the mission of teaching orphans of the war a practical trade with which to earn a living. You will also have the opportunity to visit Mannina, a family-owned Florentine cobbler that are still using traditional shoemaking techniques.

Commentary English: Audio
English: Guide
Included Entrance to Santa Maria Del Fiore, the beating heart of Florence
A visit to the historical Leather School of Florence
A friendly, professional tour guide for your own private group
Excluded Lunch, although your guide will recommend a delicious local restaurant along the way
Cost of hotel pick up/drop off. Your guide will accompany you in a taxi or by public transport
Know before you book Please bring comfortable walking shoes and lots of water.
Should you require a specific pick up location, additional fees may apply and are payable locally
Kids under 4 are free
Know before you go Please ensure you arrive at the meeting point at least 10 minutes prior to the tour start time
Please bring waterproof clothing in case it rains
Additional Information Not wheelchair accessible
Health Items Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 48 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 10 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Fixed Times

Season:

All year: From 01-01-2020 To 12-31-2020
Sunday
Monday 09:00
Tuesday 09:00
Wednesday 09:00
Thursday 09:00
Friday 09:00
Saturday

Locations

Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 44.494256, 11.342691
Address: Piazza Maggiore, Florence, Tuscany, IT
Notes: At the Fountain of Neptune just off the Piazza Maggiore
Start Location Notes Piazza Maggiore, Florence, Tuscany, IT
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 40.7025714, -73.99056
Address: 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Notes:
Start Location Notes Piazza Maggiore, Florence, Tuscany, IT
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States

Cancellation

Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund

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