Piazza San Marco, Florence
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Florence: Guided City Bike Tour

1. Florence: Guided City Bike Tour

Explore the heart of Florence on a guided bike tour around the city’s most unforgettable spots. Ride down characteristic streets, through popular squares, and across historic bridges. Learn about the city through commentary from your local guide. The itinerary begins where the Medici family began to wield their power in Florence. See their stately palace and the Basilica of San Lorenzo. Next, pass by the medieval baptistery on your way to Piazza della Republica, the site of the ancient forum where the city’s history began. Then, reach the Arno River stopping to admire the Renaissance architecture. Cross the bridge designed by Michelangelo and get a stunning view of the famous Ponte Vecchio. Continue on to explore the other side of town. Ride through Piazza Santo Spirito and stop to admire the grand Pitti Palace. Ride alongside the Arno to cross back over the river and proceed to Santa Croce and Piazza della Signoria. Later, head to Cathedral Square as the tour circles around the landmark site with its incredible dome.

Florence: Skip the Line Academy Gallery with Walking Tour

2. Florence: Skip the Line Academy Gallery with Walking Tour

Enjoy a special cultural experience in Florence with a tour of the Accademia Gallery and a walking tour of the historic city center. Visit the home to the famous David and one of the must-see museums in Florence and learn about the history of the city from your expert guide. Academy Gallery is admired and recommended by travelers and art history lovers, thanks to its exclusive collection, which includes; numerous works of Michelangelo as well as David, Paolo Uccello, Domenico Ghirlandaio, Sandro Botticelli, and Andrea del Sarto and an original full-size model of “Rape of the Sabine” by Giambologna. The walking tour will start at San Marco Square, you will meet with your expert guide in front of San Marco Basilica. As you continue, you will learn more about the Medici Family and Florentine history from your expert guide. Next, you will see the iconic landmark of Florence; Duomo where the Baptistery, Brunelleschi’s Dome, and Giotto’s Bell Tower are waiting for you. You will continue to Piazza della Signoria and Loggia dei Lanzi to admire the beauty of the Palazzo Vecchio. You will explore the history of the Palace and admire to open-air museum at the Loggia. Then you will continue Vasari Corridor to reach your last stop; Ponte Vecchio.

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Good bikes and a nice way to discover the city. Also had useful do's and don'ts. Recommended!!

The two hour bike tour was awesome with our English speaking guide Claude.

The tour was very interesting and the guide knowledgeable and nice.