Best of Florence Walking Tour With David & The Duomo

2190 reviews

3 hours

Max 15

Why take this tour?

Highlights

  • 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

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Verified Customer Reviews

Overall Rating
4.9 /5
based on 2190 reviews
Rating summary by category
Guide
4.9/5
Value for money
4.7/5
Latest reviews
Excellent
Our tour guide, Sarah, was a gem. She knows so much about Florence and the city’s history. She has a wonderful personality full of joy. The city is very crowded but she helped us navigate and see the highlights.
Lynn · Sep 22, 2022 · United States · Female · 55 to 64 years
Great
Our guide was passionate and very knowledgeable about the history of the city! If you like history-focused tours, this is a great one to take! We were hoping for less history and more fun facts, info on culture, a day in the life of a local, restaurants, etc.
Amber · Sep 15, 2022 · United States
Excellent
Wonderful tour and tour guide! Learning a little bit about the history of Florence added to our experience of visiting the city. Our tour guide was a local who was super knowledgeable, kept a great pace, and was passionate about the city and his job. Couldn’t recommend enough!
Carmen · Aug 31, 2022 · United States · Female · 25 to 34 years
Excellent
Oh how I would love Matteo’s passion enthusiasm and knowledge. He brought our tour to life in a way I did not think would be possible. Thank you from a very grateful Irish couple. Xx
Kevin · Aug 31, 2022 · Ireland · Female · 55 to 64 years
Excellent
The tour guide, Angela, was very knowledgeable and cheerful. She made the history come alive and was enthusiastic about the info she conveyed. We learned a lot in three hours!
Diane · Aug 27, 2022 · United States · Female · 65 to 74 years

Meeting Point

Meeting Point Map ⟶

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.

FAQs

Can I use a wheelchair on this tour?
Yes! However please be aware that guides can not push wheelchairs so do ensure that you can operate your own chair or have someone to operate it for you.
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.
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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