Renaissance art in Florence: Uffizi Gallery and Pitti Palace tour
- ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
|Tour Type||Walking tour with private guide|
|Meeting point:||at the hotel|
|Meeting time:||at your choice|
Art lovers cannot miss this private tour that includes the visit of the Uffizi Gallery and Pitti Palace, the most complete collections of Italian Masters from the 13th to the 20th century.
Your private guide will lead you through the impressive rooms of the Uffizi Gallery designed by the architect Giorgio Vasari in 1560 that enclose Renaissance paintings, including the enchanting Birth of Venus and Primavera by Botticelli and many other artists such as Michelangelo and Da Vinci. Starting from the personal collection of Francesco I Medici, the Gallery features more than two thousand masterpieces of exceptional value all accessible to the public.
After the visit you will cross the Ponte Vecchio bridge arriving to the Pitti Palace (Palazzo Pitti). Initially bought as a royal residence by Cosimo I and Eleonora Medici in the 16th century, after a complete renovation it was turned into a representative lodging and it is the perfect example of the late Renaissance Florentine buildings. Nowadays the Palace hosts different museums and the Palatine Gallery houses canvas by Raffaello, Titian and Caravaggio and many other painters.
Main sites visited
- Uffizi Gallery collection
- Pitti Palace
- Palatine Gallery collection
- Ponte Vecchio
- Private official guide
- Uffizi Gallery admission tickets
- Palatine and Modern art Gallery admission tickets
- No other admission tickets required
- Transports are not included in the price
- No specific dress code is required, however we suggest to wear comfortable shoes.