Footsteps of Medici tour in Florence
Activities

Footsteps of Medici tour in Florence

Language: English
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the story of the most elite families of the time
  • Walking tour through the most important streets and palaces
  • See the stunning architecture of the historical buildings
What to expect

Our guide will start the tour from Palazzo Medici Riccardi, the main residence of the first branch of the Medici family and then go on to the square of San Lorenzo Church. From the early 15th century, the Medici family had rebuilt the church in the new Renaissance style.

You will also discover the Medici Chapels, the private mausoleum of the Medici Grand Dukes where you can admire Michelangelo’s New Sacristy and his Medici Tombs. After you will visit the city center where, crossing the river on Ponte Vecchio, you will be in the Oltrarno district where you will see Palazzo Pitti, last residence of the Medici family.

For the laststop of the tour, you will see "La Strega Nocciola" to enjoy a delicious ice cream

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Official certified guide
    • Radio system to hear the guide
    • Free gelato at "La Strega Nocciola" or non-alcoholic drink at "Hard Rock Cafè"
    What's not included
    • Hotel pick-up and drop off
    • Food and drinks
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • Entrance tickets to the attractions
    Where

    Duomo di Firenze, Piazza del Duomo, 5, 50122 Firenze FI

    Meeting point:
    Porta della Mandorla in front of Arnold Coffee.
    What to remember
    • This tour is accessible by wheelchair
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    When
    • Every day at 10.00am, 03.00pm and 05.00pm
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    Provider
    StarFlorence
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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