Raise and fall of the Medici dynasty walking tour
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Raise and fall of the Medici dynasty walking tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • See the palaces and churches of the Medici family in Florence
  • Discover the history of the dynasty on a guided walking tour
  • Follow the path of the famous Vasari Corridor from the outside
What to expect

Follow a licensed guide on a fascinating itinerary covering all the places that played an important role in the Medicis' life, including their churches, palaces, secret passageways and many more. Discover the amazing story of the ruling family of Florence, from the very beginning to the extinction of the dynasty.

Take a walk from San Marco Square to Palazzo Medici Riccardi and then to the Basilica of San Lorenzo for a visit to the exterior of this important building, which houses the magnificent Medici Chapels. The tour continues to Duomo Square and Signoria Square in the heart of the city center.

Finally, you'll reach Palazzo Pitti following the path of the famous Vasari Corridor, the secret passageway that connects Palazzo Vecchio with the royal residence passing through the Uffizi and over the Ponte Vecchio.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Guided walking tour
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 6-12)
    • Infants (age 0-5): free of charge
    Where

    Piazza di San Marco, 50121 Florence FI, Italy

    Meeting point:

    By the Monument to General Manfredo Fanti.

    What to remember
    • Number of participants: maximum 20 people
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    ACCORD ITALY SMART TOURS & EXPERIENCES
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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