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Centro Storico

Florence, Italy
+39 0942 170124
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Skip the Line: Small-Group Florence Renaissance Walking Tour with Accademia...
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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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“every corner” (21 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The most important places to visit are located within walking distance, so, allow yourself a full day stroll among them all !

Thank Nicolas B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to wander around, though hot, hot, hot in July! Will certainly return to Florence as it is amazing, but probable May or September time.

Thank Stokie66
Reviewed 1 week ago

Apart from the huge number of tourists going around and queuing during hours to visit museums and main spots, the very center of Florence gives the best example of an Italian town where Renaissance took place. It is still possible to discover some jewels outside...More

Thank Michel C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a special place this is, the narrow streets, the impressive architecture and the river nearby !! History at every corner. Take the time, make the effort with the crowds and enjoy the experience - it's worth it.

Thank ASM2108
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It would be easy to see the historic centre of Florence as a 'renaissance disneyland' but you would be selling yourself and the city very short. The ancient streets are filled with millennia of history butting up against modern life. Italian designers and Florentine history...More

Thank StrollingFootsteps
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's important to actually stare a bit at the wonderful architecture which spans Roman times to late Renaissance when you visit Florence.

Thank fFuzzy51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After 6 visit we haven't see it all and we are always back to Florence to discover something new and re-visit many world class monuments.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love looking down from San Miniato al Monte. It's great to be able to walk from Centro Storico (downtown) to there and look towards the Duomo, Campinile and other structures. But from here one might see traces of Michelangelo. He built a wall around...More

Thank thedoglady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As Yogi Berra was supposed to say, "no one goes there anymore, it's too crowded"! Well - this central area of Florence is crowded, amazingly so, but nonetheless is worth wandering about. Just about all the museums are within a ten minute easy walk along...More

2  Thank Life-is-an-Adventure
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Walking in the center of Florence has got to be one of the top attractions of the city. A must for every visitor!

Thank Art J
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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
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