Florence: Renaissance and Medici Tales Guided Walking Tour

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Discover the highlights of Florence on this guided walking tour. Learn how the city became the cradle of the Renaissance and hear about the lasting impact of the powerful Medici family on the city.

Highlights

  • Immerse yourself in tales of power and intrigue from the Medici dynasty
  • Engage with stories about the godfathers of the Italian Renaissance
  • Uncover the story behind iconic city sights like Brunelleschi's Dome
  • Discover the meaning behind symbols that you encounter along the way
  • Get advice from a local about where to eat, drink, and shop on your stay

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Uncover the secrets of Florence on this guided walking tour. See the city's top sites and decode its hidden symbols with the help of your guide and learn about the history of attractions like the iconic Dome of the Catedral de Santa María del Fiore.  Meet your guide in the elegant Piazza di San Lorenzo where you can see the distinct mixture of Renaissance and Romanesque architecture of the Basilica of San Lorenzo. Discover little-known, fun facts about the city and how it gave birth to the Renaissance. Be transported back in time as you hear about the intrigues of one of the most powerful dynasties of all time, the Medici family. Explore the traces of their astounding impact on the city, and admire several buildings related to various generations of the family. End your tour outside the famed Uffizi Gallery and get tips on how to eat, shop, and drink like a local with expert advice and recommendations from your guide.

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  • This tour takes place rain or shine

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