Best of Florence Walking Tour With David & The Duomo

2219 reviews

3 hours

Max 15

Why take this tour?


  • Special skip-the-line access the Duomo di Firenze, designed by Brunelleschi, and stop by the Baptistry for a peek at Ghiberti’s golden ‘Gates of Paradise’.
  • Skip-the-line into the Accademia Gallery to see Michelangelo’s David with an expert local guide
  • Tour the streets of Florence with your expert guide
  • Uncover the fascinating history behind the Medicis - Florence's original crime family
  • With a small group of 15 people or fewer your experience will be relaxed and access to your guide easy.
  • Sites Visited
  • Accademia Gallery (Michelangelo's David)
  • Florence Duomo (inside)
  • Baptistery Doors (Gates of Paradise)
  • Ponte Vecchio
  • Piazza della Signoria
  • Palazzo Vecchio (exterior)
  • Orsanmichele Church (exterior)
  • Piazza Repubblica
  • Tour Includes
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour
  • Skip-the-Line ticket to Accademia Gallery
  • Skip-the-Line ticket to the Florence Duomo

Take a walk around Florence and see all the major attractions


Verified Customer Reviews

Overall Rating
4.9 /5
based on 2219 reviews
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Latest reviews
We really enjoyed walking through the museum with The David. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. She gave us some great recommendations along the way. This tour is a great way to get introduced to Florence.
Sarah · Dec 04, 2022 · United States · Female · 35 to 44 years
Would highly recommend this tour to anyone visiting Florence! We did a few of this company’s tours & it is obvious this company employs the most knowledgeable, passionate guides. See the highlights, skip the lines.
John · Nov 18, 2022 · United States · Female · 45 to 54 years
Our tour guide was superb and we learned so much about Florence that we could not have done without a guide.
Sally · Nov 06, 2022 · United Kingdom · Female · 55 to 64 years
Our guide Alma was superb and brought the history of Florence to life. Thoroughly recommend this tour and the company
Sally · Nov 03, 2022 · United Kingdom · Female · 55 to 64 years
Eleanore was an excellent guide. She was so knowledgeable and passionate about everything Florence and her enthusiasm kept our interest and kept everyone engaged in the tour. The tour went so fast. I wish I did the longer tour. Gracie Mille!!!
Dana · Oct 23, 2022 · United States · Female · 45 to 54 years

Meeting Point

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Meeting Point
We'll meet in Piazza di San Marco at the Monument to General Manfredo Fanti statue in the center of the square. Your guide will be holding a Walks sign. 

Please meet 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.


Can I bring my bag into Florence Duomo?
Larger backpacks are not allowed inside Florence Duomo. Please make sure to only bring small handbags on this tour.
Does the Florence Duomo have a dress code?
Yes. The Florence Duomo is a holy place and as such, you are expected to wear clothing that covers your shoulders and knees when you enter.
Can I use a wheelchair on this tour?
Yes, but we require advance notice in order to accommodate wheelchairs on this tour. After booking, please contact us so that we can organize a private tour for you. If we cannot find a guide to lead you that day we'll offer you the same tour on the next available date or give you credit for another tour anywhere else in the world.
What if the weather is bad (rain, snow, hail, etc.) on the day of my tour?
Our tours run rain or shine so please dress for the elements. We also ask you to please remember hats and sunscreen if you are taking this tour in the summer as it might be very hot.
Do I need to bring my ID with me on this tour?
Yes! This is especially important if you have purchased a student ticket because the museums will check when we arrive.

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