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S.M. Novella Station, 50123, Florence, Italy
Santa Maria Novella
+39 055 290451
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great way to get an introduction to all there is to see. I love the additional bus ride up into the hill towns. It was raining and dreary but still exceptional views! I was especially happy the bus took us to Piazzale...More

Thank lynchR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is by far the best sightseeing experience in Hop on hop off way. There are toww line- Line A&B. Be prepared to spare nearly 2 hours as the ride will take you through not only the beautiful city of florence but also across its...More

Thank Nitin J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our 21-October 2018 UFFIZI & ACCADEMIA GUIDED TOUR in Florence was booked in advance for 2 persons at a price of 170 euros through CitySightseeing - Florence. We showed up at the meeting point 30 minutes early but our tour guide never came. When trying...More

1  Thank Dave K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were almost put off by negative reviews but for us this was an excellent way to see a bit more over 2 days. Bus staff were excellent and friendly. Headphones worked and we were told about stops before we stopped. Fiesole was worth going...More

2  Thank TheFishersJJs50th
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Holidaying in Florence for a week, 22nd - 29th September, we booked the City Sightseeing Hop on Hop off Open Top Bus on a 48 hour ticket. This cost us in the region of £24 per person which was exceptional value as it was only...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We have used Hop on Hop Off or Big bus tours in various city's and found the blue route in Florence was very disappointing with not a lot to see, the red route was marginally better but would not use this service again in Florence...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Highly recommend if you want/need an overview of the city in a relatively short amount of time. Suggest the 48 hour pass to give yourself sufficient time to return to areas you want to see in more detail/spend more time at - e.g., Fiesole, Bobolino...More

Thank renaypan
Reviewed October 6, 2018

itally as a whole greatly surprised me on the accesibility for wheelchair travelers, the best i have known.

Thank Andher V
Reviewed October 2, 2018

If you are interested in the world of Italian and Florentine art and heritage sculptures, there is no place better than ‘Uffizi Art Gallery’, Florence. It is better to reach around 8AM to avoid the crowd [As entry is fixed for a decided numbers of...More

Thank Nanakolkata
Reviewed October 1, 2018

I took the 72 hour hop on hop off . Overall it was great. Saw all the sights and the commentary was ok. Whether due to traffic or people getting on the busses they tended to group and several times their app showed all 4...More

Thank MastG
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Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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Amanda B
August 8, 2018|
Response from GauravAnand | Reviewed this property |
No. The changeover is now at Piazzale Michelangelo and Liberta. I know it's terrible but that's how it is now. Do read my review on this.
Grant C
June 6, 2018|
Response from mombir | Reviewed this property |
No, part of your ticket but they only pick up at select locations not at your hotel as such.