Florence: Skip-the-line David at the Accademia & Duomo Tour

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Enjoy a guided tour and skip-the-line access to both Michelangelo's David at the Accademia and the spectacular Duomo. Explore the streets of Florence including Piazza della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio.


  • Take in the top sights of Florence in just a few hours
  • Skip the long lines to the Accademia and see Michelangelo's David
  • Skip the long lines for quick access to enter The Florence Duomo
  • Discover the Piazza della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio on a guided walking tour


This Best of Florence Tour offers visitors the opportunity to see the city’s top sights in just a few hours. Your guided tour begins with a visit to see Michelangelo's David – the most popular man in Florence. Enjoy skip-the-line entrance and avoid the long queues. Once inside the Galleria, your guide will lead you by the Slaves, lining the corridor leading to David. Hear the story behind this iconic work of art and spot the details that make David one of the world's most captivating sculptures. With an expert art historian on hand and with a maximum of 18 people in your group, you'll be able to have all your questions answered. Next, you’ll feast your eyes on one of the city's architectural gems, the Florence Cathedral. Enter with skip-the-line tickets and hear the story of how its architect Brunelleschi recovered lost knowledge and expanded the realm of what was deemed humanly possible all in his pursuit of building it. The beauty of Florence isn't confined to its galleries and churches, as you’ll see in the streets and piazzas of the Renaissance city. Enjoy a guided walk to see the best of the rest for a fuller understanding of the history and culture of Florence. At Piazza della Signoria, you’ll admire magnificent sculptures in the open air. Hear about the notorious and influential Medici family at Palazzo Vecchio. Visit the Ponte Vecchio and enjoy the quirky architecture of the bridge. Before the end of your visit be sure to rub the nose of Il Porcellino to guarantee your safe return to Florence.


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Important Information

  • Only small handbags are permitted inside the Accademia. Large backpacks and large pointy umbrellas are not allowed. There is also no cloakroom inside the Accademia Gallery.
  • The walks comply with all local government regulations. You may need to wear a mask or provide proof of vaccination to enter certain venues. Please refer to Italy government guidelines for the most up-to-date information.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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