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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
Palazzo Pitti, Florence
This palace was built in the 15th century by Luca Pitti in Oltrarno, a rural area across the river from the center of Florence. In 1549 the Medici family purchased the palace and made it their main residence.
Mercato Centrale, Florence
Mercato Centrale is a covered market hall, designed in the 19th century as a modern glass and iron structure. In this market hall you can find local specialties such as Florentine tripe.
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.
Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence
The Galleria dell'Accademia is a museum with a collection of Renaissance sculptures, religious paintings and musical instruments. It is best known for Michelangelo's David, one of the world's most famous statues.

Random Florence Tours & Activities
Florence Artisan tour, Florence
  • Duration: 3 hours
From USD
$288.75



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