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Centro Storico

Florence, Italy
+39 0942 170124
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That part of Florence situated between Piazza San Marco, Piazza Santa Maria Novella, Santa Croce, and Santo Spirito, filled with up-scale and expensive shops.
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  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
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“ponte vecchio” (69 reviews)
“historic center” (23 reviews)
“every corner” (23 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday

The historic center of Florence is filled with outstanding architecture and many, many points of interest. The crowds, especially in the summer, but, even in the shoulder seasons are a testament to its popularity. If you're going to Italy for the first time, it definitely...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed yesterday

This is the best area to get around during the day or night, many free tours are offered from different places, squares around the historic center

Thank Francis V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of people are everywhere. I do understand them, but the amount of tourists makes very compicated their task of seing the Old Town.

Thank Natalia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Florence is a living Renaissance museum and the old city has stunning architecture, amazing art museums, and wonderful restaurants. Very touristy, yes, but worth the crowds. I would reckoned doing your research before visiting-pick what you want to see and pre-booking tickets for major attractions.

Thank Retiredrn365
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ended up hiring bikes to visit the centre, just to get around more quickly rather than the centre being so big that we needed them. The centre of Florence is tiny and can easily be visited in a few days but foot. There's so...More

Thank Noname08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to the historic city of Florence has got to be on many peoples wish list and we felt very priviledged to have seen so much of it . So much to see and do , we allowed three full days and could have...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived by train and walked to the central market. From there we headed to the cathedral and then the river. The streets are mostly quite narrow. Many of them are closed to vehicles. My impression is churches and high end shopping. Even in early...More

Thank Susan7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like all old town views in Florence, it's just simply beautiful:) Always good to stroll around and grasp the magnificence of the viewsl

Thank Tsunami L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Florence is a living Renaissance museum with no equal, and no area in the city exemplifies this spirit more that the old city, with its stunning architecture, unparalleled art museums, lively day and night life, and wonderful restaurants. A bit touristy, yes, but who in...More

Thank TravelingBuffs
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Wherever you look in Florence there are sights to delight the eye, whether they be historic palaces and churches, glorious artworks, famous the world over, or picturesque bridges over the Arno. There is no shortage of places to eat well. The the shops are full...More

Thank Patricia G
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Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
The historic center is characterized by the immensity
of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
...More
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