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Florence City Tour with the Accademia Gallery

Explore the beautiful architecture and famous artwork which resides in the Tuscany capital and discover the city's famous sites as you enjoy fast track access to the Galleria dell’Accademia.

You will begin this tour with a relaxing and scenic bus tour that offers panoramic views of the unparalleled beauty of Florence and the surrounding countryside.

Drive along the romantic Viale del Colli up to Piazzale Michelangelo to admire the wonderful panorame of the city, one of the most beautiful in the world. This view will leave you breathless as you take in views of the entire cities from this famous hilltop.

The tour will proceed to the old city center with the guided visit of the Accademia Gallery, with a total immersion in the art of Michelangelo, see "David" and other important pieces such as "I Prigioni", "San Matteo" and the "Palestrina Pietà".

Next stop is a walking tour which will include the outdoor guided visit of San Lorenzo Church and the Duomo complex, San Giovanni Baptistery with its bronze doors, Porta del Paradiso and the Cathedral including the magnificent Cupola del Brunelleschi and Giotto's bell tower. The walk then continues along the lively Via Calzaiuoli in the heart of the city, where you can admire the Orsanmichele Church, a masterpiece of gothic art. You will then reach the bustling Mercato dell Paglia (Straw Market) and don't forget to rub the nose of the famous "porcellino" (pig) and toss a coin into the fountain to bring you good luck!

You will then move on to Piazza Signoria, one of the most beautiful squares in the world and the political centre of the city. You will be fascinated by the beautiful Fountain of Neptune with the imposing mable statue of Ammannati. Dominating the square is the majestic Palazzo Vecchio with Arnolfo's crenellated tower, one of the most famous symbols of Florence.

Then, follow the outside spectacular elevated path of the Vasari Corridor which will lead you to the romantic and picturesque Ponte Vecchio, the oldest bridge in Florence.

Experience Includes

  • Visit to Piazzale Michelangelo
  • Guided tour of Duomo Complex exterior
  • Entrance to the Galleria dell’Accademia
  • Air-conditioned coach transportation
  • Experienced multi-lingual guide
  • Admission fees
  • Choose the lunch option and enjoy a Typical Tuscan Lunch in the heart of Florence

Experience Excludes

  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Refreshments
  • Optional gratuities


Tuesday to Sunday, year round.

Departure location

Tour commences at - Caf Tour & Travel Agency - via dei Tavolini, 15/r - 50122 Firenze

Start times



Around 4 hours and 15 minutes.

Terms & Conditions

  • This tour has a 2 passenger minimum requirement and is subject to cancellation if this minimum is not met. In the unlikely event of such a cancellation, a refund will be provided or an alternative will be offered.
  • Children aged 0 to 5 years old are free of charge. Proof of age may be requested.
  • Lunch is not incuded for children aged 0-6 yrs. If you would like lunch included for a child aged 0-6, a full priced ticket will need to be purchased.
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour begins.
  • You will receive a voucher for this experience. Please read it thoroughly.
  • Itinerary subject to change without notice.
  • Please note all bags will be checked before accessing the Accademia Gallery
  • One bottle of water is allowed per customer, no larger that 0.5 litres. Drinking is not permitted inside the exhibition rooms.
  • Please note that the order of the visits may change.
  • CANCELLATION POLICY: Free cancellations for bookings cancelled with the operator up to 72 hours before your chosen activity date. No refunds are given for cancellations made within 72 hours.