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Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Florence

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"Very good service" sudeep nair
Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Florence
Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Florence
Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Florence
Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Florence
Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Florence


  • The perfect introduction to Florence
  • Three great routes and more than 30 stops cover all the main attractions
  • Frequent departures – you won′t waste valuable time waiting for a bus
  • Commentary in 8 languages ensures you don′t miss a thing
  • Flexible and convenient – ideal for families
  • Includes FREE travel on local services operated by ATAF and Li-nea


Board a bright red open-top bus and discover fabulous Florence at your own pace on this hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour.

Florence is packed with glorious treasures – stunning art, architecture, palaces, churches and more – and sightseeing here can be tiring. But this flexible 48-hour ticket makes it really easy.

There are three great routes (Line A,B & C), with more than 30 stops at convenient locations, and you can jump on and off at will to see the attractions or go shopping. An informative commentary in eight languages is included.

There’s so much to see and do! Hop off at Piazzale Michelangelo for breathtaking city panoramas. View the magnificent Cathedral (Duomo) and admire Michelangelo’s Statue of David at the Accademia Gallery. Art-lovers will enjoy the Uffizi Gallery or the churches of Santa Maria Novella and Santa Croce. Jump off at the Arno River and cross the famous Ponte Vecchio or take time out at the Boboli Gardens.

You can also check out the elegant boutiques of the Via Tornabuoni. And don’t forget to sample some delicious Florentine ice-cream!

Download the tour route map


On this Hop-On Hop-Off Tour, you have the freedom to plan your own sightseeing itinerary. Tour starts at Florence S. M. Novella Railway Station, however you may board the bus and exchange your voucher at any one of the stops listed below. With over 30 stops covering all of Florence’s main attractions such as the Cathedral, Santa Croce, San Marco, Piazzale Michelangelo, this tour provides the perfect introduction to Florence.

Your ticket allows you unlimited use, meaning you can hop-on and hop-off as many times as you like at any of the designated stops! There is Pre-recorded commentary on this tour.

Florence Hop on Hop off Tour (Line A)
• S.M. Novella Station
• Piazza della Liberta
• Piazzale Donatello
• Piazza D'Azeglio
• Beccaria
• Corso Tintori
• Teatro Verdi
• Lungarno Pecori Giraldi
• Ferrucci
• Piazzale
• Galileo
• Villa Cora
• Piazza della Calza (Porta Romana)
• Pitti
• Frescobaldi
• Guicciardini
• Ognissanti
• Rotonda dei Barbetti

Florence Hop on Hop off Tour (Line B)
• S.M. Novella Station
• Via Curtatone
• Lungarno Soderini
• Piazza Torquato Tasso
• Porta Romana
• Viale Nicolo Macchiavelli
• Galileo
• Piazzale
• Ferrucci
• Lungarno Serristori
• Piazza dei Cavalleggeri
• Lungo L'Africo
• Verga ( Museo del Calcio)
• Viale Righi ( Ostello)
• San Domenico
• Regresso
• Fiesole
• Stadio
• Piazzale Donatello
• Beccaria
• Lucarno Pecori Giraldi
• Villa Cora
• Piazza della Calza (Porta Romana)
• Pitti
• Frescobaldi
• Guicciardini
• Ognissanti
• Rotonda dei Barbetti
• Piazzale Montelung

Florence Hop on Hop off Tour (Line C: Operates from April to October)
• Piazzale Monte Lungo
• Piazza Stazione
• Piazza Libertà
• Piazza Donatello
• Piazza D’Azeglio
• Piazza Beccaria
• Via L’ungo l’Africo
• Righi (ostello)
• Fiesole San Domenico
• Fiesole Regresso
• Fiesole Piazza Mino
• Viale Paoli
• Corso Tintori
• Lungarno Serristori
• Piazza Ferrucci
• Piazzale Michelangelo
• Piazzale Galileo
• Viale Macchiavelli
• Porta Romana
• Piazza Tasso
• Via Vittorio Venet

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  • Very good service

    The sightseeing buses ran on time and the staff were very friendly and helpful. We had less than 5 hours in Florence and managed to see the city on two different lines. Highly...

    Sudeep Nair
  • Best way to see any place in the world

    Love hop on hop off , we use it in every country we go to....

  • Best way to see all the beauty Florence has to offer

    3 routes provides excellent coverage although there is quite a bit of overlap...

    margaret diebert
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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

On 9th November, due to a marathon, Hop On Hop Off tour Service will be SUSPENDED.


Your ticket is valid for 1 day or 48 hours from the time you first board the bus.

Start time

Line A
First departure: 9:00am
Last departure:
From Nov to April: 4:30pm
From May to Oct: 6:00pm
Frequency: 20 to 60 minutes
Full Loop: 60 minutes
Line B
First departure:
From Nov to April: 10:15am
From May to Oct: 10:05am
Last departure: From March to April: 5:05pm
From April to June: 6:05pm
From July to Sep: 7:05pm
From Oct to Nov: 5:05pm
From Nov to March: 2:15pm
Frequency: 60 minutes to 2 hours
Full Loop: 2 hours
Line C
From April to Oct
First departure: 9:20am
Last departure: 5:30pm
Frequency: 60 minutes (28 Mar to 12 Jun)
Full Loop: 2 hours

Meeting point

You can join this tour from any of the stops mentioned.

Ending point

You may choose to conclude this tour at any of the stops mentioned as per your convenience.

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  • Pre-recorded English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Russian, Japanese, Chinese
  • Disposable ear phones. You can plug into your preferred language
  • Wi-Fi and Walking Tour App is available
  • Free travel on local services operated by ATAF and Li-nea


  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Meals

Please note

Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-On-Hop-Off ticket at any one of Florence’s stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 1 day or 48 hours from that time.

Florence City Sightseeing Italy tickets now include free travel on local services operated by ATAF and Li-nea only after your voucher has been exchanged on the bus for a City Sightseeing Italy ticket.

Service Information:

On 10 November, due to a religious manifestation, the route of the hop-on, hop-off service is subject to route changes and stops suspension.

On 9th November, due to a marathon, Hop On Hop Off tour Service will be SUSPENDED.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

2 of the buses have ramps and are therefore fully wheelchair accessible
Only one wheelchair per bus for both electrical and manual because the buses have only one place on the lower floor. The driver can only help you to raise and lower the chair.

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