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Florence and its Secrets: Main Places and Names with a Visit to the Unique Old Florentine House

You will see the famous treasures of the Florentine Renaissance and the unique discoveries of that great era

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Флоренция, Via del Corso

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1,5 — 2 hours

approx. duration

1,5 km

Approximate tour distance


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What's tour about

Do you know what unites the geniuses of the Renaissance — Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Giotto, Botticelli, Dante, Petrarch, Boccaccio, and Galileo?
And who is the father of physics?
Or where does the American Statue of Liberty really come from, which a lot of people consider Parisian because France presented it to America?

The answer is astonishing — they were all born in Florence!

What is the secret of this fabulous city? The city, which once reached such a fantastic flourishing in art, literature, and science that it influenced the whole history of mankind no less than Antiquity itself?

The answer to this question will be opened to you in the famous as well as in the unknown parts of Florence. You will learn the secrets of the works and discoveries of the great Florentines. You will imagine yourself a person from the Renaissance and find yourself in the very center of the powerful Renaissance energies by solving the puzzles of geniuses.


— You will pass through the ancient streets and famous squares of Florence, enjoy its exquisite Palazzo, Loggias, fountains and see the works of the greatest masters of the Renaissance. You will learn a million secrets related to that era.

— You will see the greatest Florence Cathedral Duomo (Cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore), which became its symbol through the ages. And through its facades and in its construction you will unravel the most interesting facts of history and principles of perception of the world, which the Renaissance presented to humanity.

— You will enter the Secret Treasure of Florence, hidden in the very center of the city. That is the unique old house of a rich Florentine family of Renaissance era

and feel yourself like a real Renaissance Man.

— And in the finale of the walk, you will unravel some secrets of Florence in one of its most famous and mysterious places — right above the beautiful banks of the Arno River!

🔔 You need to start the tour no later than 11 am because some of the most interesting places in Florence and in all Italy are open until lunch.

The most reliable days of the week — from Tuesday to Friday.

Also may suitable:
— the first and third Sundays of the month
— the second and fourth Mondays of the month.

Start at Флоренция, Via del Corso

The red marker is the starting point of the tour. You will stay within the circle marked on the map throughout the length of the tour.

Author of the tour

Daria Hi, I am the author, the guide and just the cheerful woman! Let's know the most fantastic tresures of this world. Changing of colors and impresions are the happiness we have to afford!

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