Michelangelo's David 3-H Walking Tour and Accademia

Art & Culture

Loredana A.

Florence
English (Native), Italian (Native)
3 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 5 people

So what's the big deal over the David? Walk through amazing sites and beautiful piazzas as I tell the fascinating tales of Michelangelo’s life and prolific career. Then see the David at the Accademia along with unfinished works still bearing the marks of Michelangelo's chisel. Hear the story of how an abandoned block of marble was transformed into a wonder of artistic genius and how the statue transformed its creator into one of the greatest artists of all time.

Itinerary

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Meeting Point

In Piazza della Signoria or at your hotel

09:00

Florence City Walking Tour

We begin strolling through the streets of Florence, tracing Michelangelo's early life and times. See the spectacular Piazza della Signoria with its beautiful Renaissance sculpture, the Palazzo Vecchio, and fountain. Then follow me as we make our way the Cathedral Square and admire the Duomo and its monumental dome. See the Gates of Paradise and dazzling facades.

11:00

Visit to the Accademia Gallery

Step inside the Accademia Gallery with skip-the-line reservations and marvel at the colossal David. See other works by Michelangelo and learn about the art of sculpture.

Ending Point

Accademia Gallery

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Guide fee

What‘s not included

Transportation (Single tickets for buses in Florence are 1.20 Euros and are good for 90 minutes)

Museum entrance and Skip-the-line reservation fees (€12 per person)

Important Information

I provide tour guiding services and can arrange for local transportation to the city center and back to your cruise port for shore excursions.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time
$320/ per group

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