Join us on our Introduction to Florence & Uffizi - Florence City Tour combination. You will get a tour of Florence, witness its mesmerising, medieval beauty first-hand, stop off at its various famous sites and then move on to the opulence and splendour of the renowned Uffizi Gallery on what is basically a full day tour of Florence.
Your full day tour of Florence starts at our city centre office and its root includes all the famous attractions Florence is famous for. You will visit the romantic Ponte Vecchio and Piazza della Republica as well as Piazza della Signoria.
This combination tour will then lead on to a tour of the world famous Uffizi Gallery.
One of the world’s top museums and art galleries, La Galleria Degli Uffizi was constructed in the late 16th century by Architect and Artist Giorgio Vasari, whose famous corridor acted as an emergency escape route for the powerful Florentine families in case of crisis. It runs above street level from building to building, crossing the river at the Ponte Vecchio, and now holds many famous pieces of art as well.
The long line of people at the entrance waiting to get in can put some visitors off, however, with all IWU tours you get priority entrance, no queues! Once inside, you will be taken on a tour by your informed guide through the gallery where you can enjoy works by Leonardo Da Vinci, Giotto, Botticelli, Caravaggio and Raphael, among others.
The introduction does not end there and each Florence Guided Tour can be tailored to the interests of the client. Our expert guides can suggest further places of interest and must see gems to visit during your holiday. The Introduction to Florence & Uffizi tour is an ideal tour for those who want to see the city and the stunning architecture and contents of the world-famous Uffizi gallery.