David Statue created by Michelangelo in Florence
side view Duomo dome
panoramic shot trees Duomo Florence
Tourists admiring the David inside the Accademia
Skip the Line

Best of Florence Tour with Statue of David and Florence Cathedral

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Tue to Sun
10:00, 10:30 & 14:30

  • Enjoy Florence’s top sights with Skip the Line Access to the Accademia to see Michelangelo’s David
  • See the best of Florence from the streets including the Duomo, Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, Giotto’s Campanile and much more
  • Follow your local expert guide’s captivating commentary as they bring Florence and its great works of art and architecture to life
  • Convenient audio headsets so you don’t miss a detail
  • Group size limited to 17 people or less

Tour Description

What's Included

  • Small groups of 17 people or less
  • Skip the Line Entrance to Accademia Gallery
  • Visit the Cathedral (the Duomo) from outside
  • Expert English-speaking guide
  • Audio headsets
  • Gratuities

Sites Visited

  • Accademia Gallery and Michelangelo’s David
  • Piazza degli Uffizi
  • Piazza della Signoria
  • Palazzo Vecchio
  • Ponte Vecchio
  • Leather Market
  • Baptistry Doors
  • The Duomo (Santa Maria del Fiore) - from outside

The Heart of The City

Discover the historic center of Florence on this 2 hours Florence walking tour including the imposing Duomo, elegant Piazza della Signoria and the Accademia Gallery with Michelangelo’s David. Stroll along the timeless streets lined with superb examples of architecture from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, admire Florence in its continued glory and discover its hidden gems!

Our Florence tours visit the heart of the Renaissance Civic and Political Center, famous for its immense statues, glorious fountains, the famed Uffizi Gallery and the Medieval Palazzo Vecchio. Gaze at the Baptistry Doors by Ghiberti, coined the “Gates of Paradise” by Michelangelo, walk through the leather market and admire the jeweler shops on Ponte Vecchio . Entry to the Duomo is free, and you can visit independently during your free time if you wish. Your guide will also have provided a full explanation on the interior and exterior features from outside.

The last stop of our tour is the famous Accademia Gallery, here, your guide will provide you with a full detailed explanation about the magnificent artworks that the gallery has to offer. With our Skip the Line entrance to the Accademia Gallery, you won't waste any time queueing, and you will be able to marvel at Michelangelo’s statues of the Slaves and his magnificent 17-foot marble masterpiece, David together with an expert English-speaking guide.

Important Notes

  • Please note that the inside of the Duomo (Cathedral) is not visited on this tour. On the first Sunday of every month, due to Accademia Gallery’s admission policies, we may not be granted admittance. If this happens we will offer an extended walking tour of the city.
  • Due to increased security measures at many attractions some lines may form on tours with 'Skip the Line' access.

Cancelation Policy

This tour is subject to a 24-hour cancelation policy. If you wish to cancel or amend your booking, you can do so without charge by contacting us up to 24 hours in advance of your expected departure time.

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A Dark Rome tour is the product of meticulous research, detailed planning, and a passion for providing customers with travel experiences they will cherish forever.

With Dark Rome it's not just facts, our passionate guides tell you the stories that bring the sights to life.

  • All of our guides are experts in their field
  • We only hire fluent English-speakers so nothing is ever lost in translation
  • We focus on the little details and anecdotes that make Dark Rome so special