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Free night tour of OLTRARNO, the FLORENTINE NEIGHBORHOOD

Duration: 1h and 45min
Languages: Spanish, Italian
Quality Verified Registered on August 31, 2021
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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

On this guided tour we will tour the "OLTRARNO" neighborhood , one of the most Florentine and unknown neighborhoods in the historic center. OLTRARNO is the heart of Florentinity , it is full of trattorias, artisan workshops, beautiful and elegant buildings , as well as curiosities, intrigues, secrets and history

We will meet in PLAZA SANTA TRINITA, next to the Column of Justice. From this point we will enter the neighborhood, whose name means "on the other side of the Arno River."

We will walk through its narrow streets, discovering local legends. Stopping in front of the Palace of Blanca Capello , you will live and be part of her intrigues, she is the lover of Francis I de Medici , second grand duke of the city.

Did you know that the “Gioconda” was Florentine? She is the protagonist of the most famous portrait in the world made by Leonardo da Vinci , we will see her birthplace . We will also visit the home of the mathematician Paolo dal Pozzo Toscanelli. His studies were very important for the design of the dome of Santa Maria della Flor by Brunelleschi.

The guided tour of Oltrarno will take us to the outside of the Pitti Palace . We will show you the place where Miguel Angel , one of the most famous and important sculptors, carried out his anatomy studies.

We will end the tour in Piazza Santo Spirito

Book this tour, you will live a unique experience in Florence, as if you were a local

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  • Meeting point:
    Piazza di Santa Trinita, 1R, 50123 Fi...
    Piazza di Santa Trinita, 1R, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
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    We are waiting for you at PLAZA SANTA TRINITA. in the COLUMN OF JUSTICE, on the side of the Salvador Ferragamo Palace. The guide carries an orange flag

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).

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Inés 19 Apr 2024
Santa Rosa

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Un tour distinto y la guía muyyyy amable y agradable
Gabi 17 Apr 2024

Buena la guía, desagradable que exija un pago de 10 euros sin saber que nos pareció a nosotros
karina 13 Apr 2024
Buenos Aires

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Totalmente recomendable muy profesional sofia con las explicacio es de cada espacio recorrido
oscar 13 Apr 2024
Barcelona

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Maravillosa guia
tony 12 Apr 2024
Ventimiglia

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Marcello la guida un ottimo professionista
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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