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Florence: Private Accademia Gallery Visit with Walking Tour

Florence: Private Accademia Gallery Visit with Walking Tour

From US$ 147.45 per person

Get up close and personal with Michelangelo’s David on a walking tour. Visit the Accademia and learn the history behind its making.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2.5 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • See the world-famous David at the Accademia Gallery
  • Visit beautiful sites in town
  • Indulge in typical Florentine ice cream
  • Hear the incredible story about the making of the David
  • Enjoy Priority Entrance
Full description
Uncover all the details of Michelangelo's David and walk through magnificent squares, as you make your way to the Accademia. Begin your tour in Piazza Della Signoria at Palazzo Vecchio where a copy of David now stands. Hear the story of how the original statue stood here for hundreds of years. Proceed towards the Cathedral Square to see beautiful sculptures along the way. Stop just below the magnificent dome to learn where David was supposed to be placed. Head to the Accademia Gallery and see the original David. Taste a delicious traditional Florentine gelato (ice cream). Enjoy priority entrance into the museum and step right inside to marvel at the original David and other works by Michelangelo. Enjoy the rest of the Gallery’s collection on your own at the end of the tour to discover Renaissance paintings, with works by Botticelli and his workshop.
  • Private tour
  • Expert guide
  • Walking tour and museum visit
  • Priority entrance with skip-the-line tickets and reservations
  • Florentine ice cream tasting with 2 flavours
  • Bottled water
  • Radio with headset
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants who are 12 years and older must present a Reinforced Green Pass that is valid in the EU and has a verifiable QR code. Reinforced Green Passes can only be obtained by uploading either proof of full vaccination or proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months to either the Green Pass or Covid Certificate app
  • All participants must also bring a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, etc)

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Meeting point

Meet the guide behind the Neptune Fountain in Piazza Della Signoria. Your guide will be there with a golden yellow-coloured Florence Specialist flag. Please be present at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour starts.

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card for children
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Pets
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October 27, 2021

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