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Best of Florence Audiopen Self-Guided Walking Tour

Explore Florence in complete freedom and at your own pace whilst listening to the audio commentaries from your personal audiopen. Discover all the main sights in Florence including the Church of San Lorenzo, the Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, the Baptistery of San Giovanni and many more!

Take the unique opportunity to explore the charming city of Florence in a funny, interactive and independent way.

The fantastic easy to use audiopen was designed for you by expert local guides allowing you to see all the iconic monuments of the city centre. This personal guide is yours for the whole day, allowing you to explore at your own pace. Simply pass the pen on one of the points of interest located on the map and your audiopen will provide you with commentary about the monument you have reached. Learn interesting facts about the Renaissance period and the famous and powerful Medici family, plus you can play back the commentaries as many times as you like, meaning you won’t miss a thing!

The itinerary includes: The Church of San Lorenzo, the Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, the Baptistery of San Giovanni, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore with Brunelleschi's Dome, Palazzo Strozzi, Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo Pitti, the Church of Santa Croce, Piazza Signoria and Palazzo Vecchio.

Located just outside the city centre at walking distance, don’t miss the opportunity to visit the Church of San Miniato al Monte. Standing atop one of the highest points in the city, you can enjoy the most spectacular panoramic views of the old town.

All this sightseeing making you hungry? Why not select lunch option and enjoy a delicious Tuscan lunch with drinks in a historic restaurant in the old town.

Experience Includes

  • 10 hour independent tour of Florence
  • Discover the most iconic monuments of the city centre.
  • Informative and reliable information provided by expert local guides
  • City map included and can be kept as a nice souvenir to take home.
  • A delicious Tuscan lunch with drinks (if option selected)

Experience Excludes

  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Refreshments

Departs

Daily, year round.

Departure location

Caf Tour & Travel, Via degli Alfani, 151, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy (near the Accademia Gallery)

Start times

You can collect your guide from 8.30am.

Duration

10 hours. The audiopen needs to be returned by 7.45pm on the same day Monday to Saturday or 4.30pm Sunday.

Terms & Conditions

  • You will receive a voucher for this experience. Please read it thoroughly.
  • You may collect your audiopen device from 8.30am and it must be returned by 7.45pm on the same day Monday to Saturday or 4.30pm Sunday. If the device is not returned in time, you will be charged another day of rental.
  • Photo I.D is required to collect your audiopen device.
  • A deposit of 40 Euros is required in case of loss, damage or theft and will be refunded on return of the device.
  • The device that will be delivered is under your responsibility, in case of loss, theft or damage, you will be charged the deposit of Euro 40.
  • The audiopen device does not require headsets, however, you can use your own if you wish.
  • Children aged 0 to 6 years old are free of charge. Proof of age may be requested. Lunch is not included for free children and must be paid at the location if required.
  • Children under 7 years old will not be provided of Audiopen and map. If a child wishes to have a pen and guide they will need to pay the full adult price.
  • Cancellation Policy: There will be no penalty for cancellations of tour or service communicated in writing to Caf Tour & Travel up to 48 hours before departure time of the tour or service. Less than 48 hours before departure time of tour or service 100% of the total price will be due and no reimbursement will be granted. No reimbursement will be granted to any client who is not at the place of departure at the time established; similarly, no reimbursement will be granted to clients who lose contact with the guide or who do not complete the tour.