closeFlorence is a relatively compact historic city situated along the borders of the Arno river in the middle of the Tuscan hills. During the Renaissance period, when the city was at the height of its powers, talented artists such as Brunelleschi and Michelangelo left their mark with magnificent buildings and artwork.
The city boasts a large number of museums and impressive landmarks such as the Duomo and Palazzo Vecchio.
Random Florence Highlights
Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence
The arched gallery was built in the 14th century to protect dignitaries against the elements. Over time statues were added to the loggia, and today you'll find more than ten sculptures here.
San Marco, Florence
The convent of San Marco was built in the 1437-1443 for the Dominican order. Today it is home to the Museo di San Marco, where visitors can see mostly 15th century paintings and frescoes.
Santa Maria Novella, Florence
The Church of Santa Maria Novella was built between 1279 and 1470 at the site of an even older church. Santa Maria Novella is famous for its magnificent fresco decorations.
Bardini Garden, Florence
The Giardino di Bardini is a beautiful romantic garden laid out on a steep slope on the left bank of the Oltrarno River. The garden is adorned with plenty of statues and fountains.

Random Florence Tours & Activities
Fascinating Florence: Guided Walking Tour, Florence
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Active Full Day Tuscan Bike Tour, Florence
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