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Renaissance Tales - Walking Tour provided by Florence Free Tour-Tale

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 07/01/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/01/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
FIRST time in Florence? Don’t you know where to start? Join our free walking tour! We’ll show you the main HIGHTLIGHTS of this beautiful city and make you travel into the RENAISSANCE times and intrigues of one of the most powerful families of history: the MEDICI. All in a funny and easy-going way. We’ll also give you all the tips to take the most of the city and ENJOY it to the fullest! “Cool! but who are you ?? ” If you wonder so, you're curious ... and we love that! We’re a group of local friends and also official tour guides of Florence, although we prefer to introduce us as STORYTELLERS! That’s why our name is Tour-TALE. We love make you travel throughout the past as you were in a tale. We’ve also been tourists, so we try to give you the kind of visit we’d like to find: clear and with a good balance between information, curiosities and funny anecdotes. Our aim is that you to finish our tour with a smile and give you the best memory possible of your trip. Are you ready?
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Caffé Agorá
    Piazza di San Lorenzo, 13/r, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
    To the right of the church of San Lorenzo. Follow the green umbrella!
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  • 1
    Basilica di San Lorenzo
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Palazzo Medici Riccardi
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Piazza del Duomo
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Piazza della Repubblica
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Piazza della Signoria
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Gallerie Degli Uffizi
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • You'll end at
    Ponte Vecchio
    Ponte Vecchio, 50125 Firenze FI, Italy
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Caffé Agorá, Piazza di San Lorenzo, 13/r, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
Duration
2h
Return Details
Ponte Vecchio, 50125 Firenze FI, Italy
Inclusions
  • Guided visit around the city with a professional licensed tour guide
  • Valuable information about the city. What to visit, what to do, what to eat and other tips
Exclusions
  • Private transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica di San Lorenzo
  • Entry/Admission - Palazzo Medici Riccardi
  • Entry/Admission - Piazza del Duomo
  • Entry/Admission - Piazza della Repubblica
  • Entry/Admission - Piazza della Signoria
  • Entry/Admission - Gallerie Degli Uffizi
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Pablo G wrote a review Oct 2020
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It was really nice, Gabriel showed us the principal spots and gave us some final tips for keep enjoying the city!
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Pedro wrote a review Oct 2020
Innsbruck, Austria60 contributions25 helpful votes
Excellent tour, Gabriel was a very nice guide. He proposed us to change the time of the tour since the weather was better later and it was great idea. The information he gives is quite interesting and he also shares a very nice Google map with recommendations which is really a
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mrheart1874 wrote a review Oct 2020
Edinburgh, United Kingdom41 contributions53 helpful votes
We were so lucky to have gabriel as our personal tour guide he was really knowledgeable and informative. He has given us a great insight into the history of Firenze as well as giving us some tips about local cuisine.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Liammks wrote a review Oct 2020
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Our tour with the amazing Silvia was perfect! She told us all about the renaissance in Florence and the famous Medicis, and how to spot the marks they left all over the city. She was so friendly and had the answers to all our questions, would definitely recommend to anyone
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Ahmad S wrote a review Oct 2020
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Silvia was a great guide - very knowledgeable and friendly, lots of energy for all of our questions. I like architecture and design a lot, and she knew many interesting things. I could have listened to her talk all day about Florence. Very COVID-safe, no problem. Highly
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MaL413
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Loved it
I really enjoyed the tour. It was in spanish and it was really enriching to get information of the Renaissance in F
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dianamoralesaristiza
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"Unforgettable Uffizi with Silvia!"
I met Silvia two days before when she was my guide tour in Florence, Inmmediately I asked about a tour by Uffizi an
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462marielau
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Best guide!
Gabriel was so nice and helpful, he know a lot of history and he answered all our questions. He is so nice and he g
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Lucieandkeith
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Silvia knows the art and much more!!!!
Silvia, our guide, was the best guide we have ever had. We enjoyed every moment. Silvia was structured, not scripte
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Ivano B
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Bellissimo
Camilla Less was a fantastic tour guide who showed me around some of the most important and famous cultural sights
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NigelB48
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Excellent Tour
Our guide was extremely knowledgeable about Florence and its history, the tour was 2 hours long but felt like 1/2 h
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Evgips
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Fantastic!
She was very knowledgeable and friendly, and her hole personality was fantas8. highly recommended. I would totally
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Florence Tour
Our tour guide gave us lots of interesting information about Florence that really helped us to better appreciate ou
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marilyn922019
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WONDERFUL TOUR
I really enjoyed the tour and Angela, our guide, was very nice and friendly! I would definitely recommend checking
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faiyazferdousi
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Amazing experience, from entry to exit and everything in between. Bravo Giacomo!
Amazing experience for us visiting the Uffizi Gallery. Ticket pickup point right next to Uffizi Gallery, so that’s
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nadiaolson
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Excellent tour with Camilla
We had a wonderful time. Camilla was very informative and knowledge making this your worthwhile. Highly recommend t
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kirbs50
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Less is More
We booked a tour with Camilla Less in October 2019 and it was fabulous! Camilla is an art historian and her love of
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anthonynF9196TG
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Weekend break
Did the walking tour. Excellent guide Gabriel. Very knowledgeable about the architecture and Medici family. Well wo
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gabdo
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Insightful tales
Amanda was our guide and she provided very useful information in a friendly and easy to follow manner. I recommend
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carlalilyg
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Great time in Florence
Amazing tour!! So lovely and full of incredible information and history. thank you so much! totally work doing whil
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