Your experience will start with the visit of the “”David’s Museum,” the Academy Gallery. Get a closer look at the famous masterpiece by Michelangelo and then fall in love with Florence and its best attractions!
– Academy Gallery
– Palazzo Vecchio
– Piazza della Signoria
– Ponte Vecchio
The David is 5.16 meters (almost 17 feet) tall and it’s made of a single block of marble from the Carrara quarries in Tuscany. Buonarroti’s genius exalts the small Republic (the David) versus the return of the Lordship, it’s a re”ection about humanity and the virtue of men. Before admiring the David in its museum, inside its specific tribune section, you will see the un#nished and fascinating “Prisoners Captives.”
Our guides will show you the techniques used by the artist and the legendary story of these sculptures. After a short break for lunch, we will continue in the afternoon with a walking tour of the historical center. During a charming itinerary you will discover the real soul of Florence, all the highlights and best attractions of the city, such as the Duomo (and Brunelleschi’s Dome), Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio (the Old Bridge) and many romantic hidden glimpses.
Departure: From Tuesday to Sunday at 11:15 am from April 1st to October 31st 2018 –
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 11:15 am Winter Season (till March 31st and from
November 1st to December 31st).
Wear comfortable walking shoes; during hot days wear a hat to protect yourself from the sun.
Food & Drinks are not included.
– 11:15 am Academy Gallery Visit
– free time from 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm
– 1:45 pm Florence Walking tour
In front of the Academy Gallery entrance, via Ricasoli 58/60
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