Guided tour

Pitti Palace: Tour

Pitti Palace: Tour

From US$ 55.73 per person

Explore the former residence of the Medici family on this guided tour of the Pitti Palace in Florence. Explore a vast private collection of paintings in rooms with elaborate stuccos and frescoes.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Duration options: 2 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Italian, French, German
Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Flash photography
  • Discover Renaissance masterpieces in the Palatine Gallery
  • Visit the Royal Apartments in the Palazzo Pitti
  • See stunning frescoes and stucco work from the Renaissance
  • Skip the ticket line and spend more time inside
  • Admire paintings, ancient statues, and mosaics
Full description

Go on a guided tour through the Palatine Gallery in Florence, the opulent Renaissance palace that served as the Medici family's main residence after it was built in the 15th century. Marvel at the incredible collection of artwork surrounded by rich décor. 

Follow your local guide through the gallery and admire dozens of Renaissance paintings, including masterpieces by Botticelli, Titian, Rubens, Caravaggio, and many other Italian and European painters.

Explore the Planetary Rooms, which were designed by the great Baroque painter Pietro da Cortona to provide a stunning backdrop of frescoes to the paintings in the Medici collection. Finally, visit the Royal Apartments, once inhabited by the King of Italy. 

After your tour, enjoy free time to return to any rooms or paintings you want to take a closer look at. This is the ideal tour for art and history lovers alike, made all the better by your knowledgeable tour guide and skip-the-ticket-line access.

  • Palatine Gallery entry ticket
  • Access to Pitti Palace
  • Access to Palatine Gallery
  • Live tour guide
  • Headset to hear the guide better

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide on Piazza Pitti, outside Palazzo Pitti (Pitti Palace) central and main entrance.

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    4.6 /5

    based on 227 reviews

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    This tour was amazing. Ricardo was so informed and I was impressed with his knowledge. I highly recommend taking the tour!

    July 6, 2022

    Dannella (not sure if her names right) was excellent and was extremly talented at explaining the Palace items and history

    May 29, 2022

    We've booked small group tour, but apparently no one else booked the same spot, so we've got a private tour instead. Our guide, Roberta from Florencepass, is truly amazing. She's art historian, speaks 5 languages (I wish one day my English becomes as good as hers, initially I thought she was British) and knows everything about artworks in Palazzo Pitti, architecture of the palace and history of Florence. At the end of the tour, she gave us some very usefull tips about Boboli Gardens and other florentine museum. I highly recommend this tour.

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    May 19, 2022

    Product ID: 395917

    VA ID: 395917