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Alternative Free Walking Tour of Florence- All about Street Art

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: German
Guru: Christine
Quality Verified Registered on June 22, 2017

Hi! I'm Christine from Germany and I came to Lyon by accident three years ago and fell in love with this city straight away. Since then I've been spending the winters here and I'd like to do the job as a city guide, which I work in Florence (that's where I currently live) and love it here as well. Since I am so enthusiastic about both cities, I am happy to share my knowledge and passion for it with you. I hope to see you on one of my tours. :)

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Florence is famous for its art works which you can find everywhere in the city - outside in its streets and inside in its churches and museums. Artists as Michelangelo, Botticelli and Da Vinci lived and worked here and influenced the city with their art. All this happened about 500 years ago. But what's going on nowadays in the city? Are there no artists anymore? In this tour you'll discover Florence from a different perspective, you'll find out a lot about its contemporary artists, especially the Street Artists of Florence. Especially the "other side" of the river, called "Oltrarno", is full of amazing squares, artisan shops, artist workshops, bars and cafes. So you can find locals hanging out there, enjoying their coffee in Santo Spirito and eating paninos (sandwiches). At the end of the tour we'll pass by some artist workshops. If we are lucky, we can see them working on their next project. You will see in this tour different spots in the area " Oltrarno". We are walking through small streets full with artistic suprises and we'll end our tour in San Niccolo where you can find workshops of some of the Street Artists.

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Piazza del Carmine 25n 50124 Firenze ...
    Piazza del Carmine 25n 50124 Firenze FI Italy
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    In front of the church Santa Maria del Carmine. I ll have a stick with a yellow cloth

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Santa Maria del Carmine
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Santo Spirito Square
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Basilica of Santo Spirito
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Via Toscanella
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Porta San Niccolo

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

4.92
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4.91
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4.86
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4.89
Quality
4.83
Route
4.82
Yael 02 Jun 2024
Sde Warburg

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Travelled in group - May 2024
Christine made a very professional tour and showed us corners of Florence, that we would never have discovered without her! Fun stops and good size of the group
Petra 19 May 2024
Hamburg

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Man merkt Christine Ihre Begeisterung für Streetart und Florenz an. Sehr spannende und unterhaltsame Tour. Wir hatten bereits die allgemeine Florenz Tour mit ihr gemacht - auch sehr, sehr gut! Besondere Empfehlung: Christine macht auch individuelle Führungen z.B. in der Academia (David Statue u.v.m.). Viel Hintergrundwissen, guter allgemeiner Überblick über das Museum. Fragt sie einfach an :) Von uns volle Empfehlung!
Klaus 16 Apr 2024

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Sehr kompetent und sehr freundlich
Fulvia 05 Apr 2024
Munich

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Travelled in group - Apr 2024
Qualcosa di diverso ma sempre arte, una sorpresa per tutto il gruppo. Grazie a Christine
Anne 06 Oct 2023
Leipzig

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Travelled in group - Oct 2023
Was für eine tolle und interessante Tour mit Christine. Wir waren super happy, mal eine ganz andere Seite von Florenz kennenzulernen. Wir hatten einen richtigen tollen Tag! Danke ☺️
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If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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