Best of Florence Walking Tour With David & The Duomo

2674 reviews

3 hours

Max 18

Why take this tour?

Highlights

  • Enjoy special skip-the-line access to Brunelleschi's masterpiece, the Florence Duomo, and stop by the Baptistery 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 and hear the stories hidden around every corner.
  • Uncover the fascinating history behind the Medicis, Florence's original crime family.
  • Explore in a small group of 18 people or fewer for a relaxed experience and easier access to your guide.
  • 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
  • Skip-the-Line ticket to Accademia Gallery
  • Skip-the-Line ticket to the Florence Duomo
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour

Check all of Florence's top sights off your list on a carefully curated walking tour.

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Total Customer Reviews: 2674

Verified Ratings
4.8 /5
based on 2674 Walks’ customer ratings
Rating summary by category
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Latest reviews
Excellent
Christiano was a fabulous guide! Offering cultural and historical understanding while keeping a fantastic speed of the tour. Would completely recommend!
Verified · Carly · Jun 20, 2024 · Spain · Female · 18 to 24 years
Excellent
Walks make it so easy to book and pay and the tours are outstanding with knowledgeable guides who have a sense of humour and good life experience. The small groups up to 20 make it easy to relate to other travellers if interested.
Verified · David · Jun 07, 2024 · Australia · Female · 65 to 74 years
Excellent
Our tour guide, Florinda, made this an exceptional city tour. She shared a great deal of historical context for the key Florence sites we saw in our half day tour. I highly recommend- one of the highlights of our Italian family vacation!
Verified · Patricia · May 29, 2024 · USA · Female · 45 to 54 years
Great
Some technology issues meant at times difficulties hearing the guide. Whilst Brenda was knowledgeable she did initially set off without an introduction or checking everyone was following. We nearly got left behind. I would also suggest Brenda uses a guides flag or similar as even with her hand up it was difficult to see her in a crowd.
Verified · Richard · May 20, 2024 · United Kingdom · Male · 55 to 64 years
Good
a little long
Verified · Kim · May 13, 2024 · USA · Female · 55 to 64 years

FAQs

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.
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.
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.
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 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.

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