Visit the Uffizi Gallery and Galleria dell'Accademia; two treasure houses of Renaissance paintings and sculptures in one day with this great value tour.
The Uffizi Gallery takes you on a journey through the history of Renaissance art as you browse through important works, arranged in chronological sequence. A window to Italian and more particularly Florentine art, the gallery houses the works of masters such as Botticelli, Mantegna, Correggio, Leonardo da Vinci and Raphael.
The world’s most famous statue, Michelangelo’s David, is among the works in the superb collection at the Galleria dell'Accademia. Giambologna’s The Rape of the Sabine Women and The Dispute of the Immaculate Conception by Carlo Portelli reflect the spirit of freedom of the Italian Renaissance.
Note: This tour is not available until 9 July 2015.
Meet your guide outside the Galleria dell’ Accademia at 1130h (11:30am).
You will be escorted through the Galleria dell'Accademia. The museum’s main draw is Michelangelo’s David, probably the most famous statue in the world.
The Gallery is home to many of the works of Renaissance Masters of the 15th and 16th centuries, including Paolo Uccello, Domenico Ghirlandaio, Sandro Botticelli and Andrea del Sarto. After your guided tour of the museum you will have time at leisure to explore the museum alone.
In the afternoon meet your guide outside the Uffizi Gallery at 1615h to continue your day of Art Discovery.
Typically, and especially in high season, the wait time at Uffizi Gallery can be up to 5 hours, but your ticket will save you that trouble.
The Uffizi Gallery is a visual feast for art connoisseurs around the world. A treasure house of Renaissance painting and sculpture - a visit to the Uffizi Gallery is a journey into the history of Renaissance art.
The tour ends in the museum and you are free to stay and browse the works at your leisure.
florence definetly needs a guided tour with so much to see and do you will be lost without a guide to guide you to the correct places. and this tour also is one of the best where...hatice pinar gunenc
This is my fourth time to the Galleria Accademia and I learned more in an hour + than I did in all three of the other years! The second tour went a long way to teaching us about...LAWRENCE MACKENZIE
Delightful guide (Lara) for both tours. Tour is a must to skip lines and get full interpretation of works. Guide was knowledgeable and easy to follow. Enough time between...Gayle A Lorenc
Daily except Monday
This tour does not operate on the first Sunday of every month
Approx. 2.45 hours guided tour (you may spend longer in the museums)
Start time: 1130h (11:30am)
The tour starts from outside the Galleria dell'Accademia.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.
The tour ends inside the Uffizi Gallery
Do wear comfortable shoes as a moderate amount of walking is involved on this tour.
Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.
Customers must arrive at both the Galleria Accademia and the Galleria Uffizi 15 minutes prior the to the start times of the guided tours.
This tour operates with a minimum of 2 people (English speaking) and 4 people (Spanish, French, German & Italian Speaking). Should this minimum number not be met for your chosen tour every effort will me made to move you to another date, should this not be possible we will offer you a full refund.
Your tour group will go in the group entrance. While there may still be a short wait it will be far shorter than when joining the regular queue.
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