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Florence Hidden Gems and Symbols - Medici & Renaissance

Your Guru: Florence Free Tour-Tale
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5.0
49 ratings
  • Florence
  • Available in English, Spanish
  • 2h and 15min

About the Guru

We’re a group of friends and authorized tour guides of Florence, although we’d prefer to introduce ourselves as storytellers! Explaining history as a TALE is part of our NAME, BRAND and SOUL. We’re in love with our hometown and we’d like to transmit it to you, through its many stories, funny anecdotes and curiosities, that will make you travel into the past and LIVE IT as if... More

We’re a group of friends and authorized tour guides of Florence, although we’d prefer to introduce ourselves as storytellers! Explaining history as a TALE is part of our NAME, BRAND and SOUL. We’re in love with our hometown and we’d like to transmit it to you, through its many stories, funny anecdotes and curiosities, that will make you travel into the past and LIVE IT as if it was a tale, and you, the main character. After this tour, you’ll see Florence from a completely different standpoint, and you’ll be able to decipher its symbols, and read its architecture and statues by yourself, as if your wore Renaissance glasses.

About the Tour

  1. What`s the secret behind Florence? Why did it become the cradle of the Renaissance? 
  2. What`s the best gelato? Why Dome`s cupola is so fantastic?
  3. What's behind the stones? 


Follow the steps of the Medici family with us, we can show you a completely new standpoint


The route includes:

  • San Lorenzo Square and Church
  • Palazzo Medici
  • Duomo square and Cathedral complex (Baptistery, Dome, Bell Tower)
  • Dante Neighborhood
  • Signoria Square, 
  • Loggia de’ Lanzi, 
  • Palazzo Vecchio, the outside of the Uffizi Gallery, and the Ponte Vecchio.

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: Piazza San Lorenzo (in front of the church, at the stairs ) - You’ll see the guides with a GREEN UMBRELLA

Frequently asked questions

Accessibility:
The tour is suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Large groups:
Large group bookings are accepted. The maximum number of attendees per booking is 10 people.
Minimum of attendees:
A minimum number of attendees is required for the tour to take place.
Pets:
The tour is pet-friendly.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (49)

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Professionalism
4.95
Fun
4.7
Expression
4.84
Quality
4.86
Route
4.68
Justine
07 Aug 2022 Mannheim
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

We loved it and Chiara was fun and so well informed about everything! She had picked out the best places and told us fun and interesting stories 😍 2 hours felt like 20 minutes ❤

Victoria
07 Aug 2022 Córdoba
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Travelled alone - Aug 2022

Ines
07 Aug 2022 Barcelona
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Travelled alone - Aug 2022

Gracias!! Un Tour muy interesante

José
06 Aug 2022 Porto
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Travelled alone - Jul 2022

Agustín
05 Aug 2022 Montevideo
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Travelled in group - Aug 2022

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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!