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There is plenty of sun, shade, singing birds and whispering fountains in one of Florence's largest and most beautiful gardens, which are located behind the massive Pitti Palace.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Piazza Dei Pitti 1, 50125, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place is beautiful and sure deserves a visit. Visited on 20/09. One particular comment to the lady at the ticket office who doesn’t seem to be fitted to the job and is extremely rude and unpolite (not that it is particularly important but it...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

At one time these 'gardens' may have been impressive, but not now. There were no flowering plants, only a few disintegrating sculptures. The small, algae filled pool with a mini statue of Neptune, actually had weeds growing around Neptune. Grass was overgrown, then died. There...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 5 days ago

One of my favorite places in Florence is the Boboli Gardens. It's HUGE to walk around, so you can't really see it all in a day unless you want to be there for several hours. The grounds are beautiful, and offer incredible views of Florence.

Thank globetrotting-elissa
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

With Pitti Palace being closed on a Monday (most frustrating for those in Florence for only a couple of days!!!) we opted to explore the Bobilo Garden instead. Set on a hillside, the gardens are really well laid out with lots of grand pathways and...More

Thank Geoff2011
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The €10 should be spent on maintaining the gardens which need weeding or mowing, no plants to mention, some sculptures completely neglected and water features dirty and unkept. Could be stunning if anyone cared as it appears no one spends any time maintaining what could...More

Thank Lily A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For 10€ per person you'd think they could afford a few gardeners. Overgrown hedges, lawns need a mow and lakes and water fountains all very dirty.

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is really not woth your time or money. We paid 10 euros each and we were very dissapointed. It is not maintained, looked degradated, some places worth getting close to were fenced, Neptun fountain was a dissapointment, Neptune looked like he was on a...More

Thank xCristina a
Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw a photo of the gardens in a tourist leaflet while made it look so much better and more inviting than the reality. In fact they even look better on the map! Obviously after a hot summer the grass is a bit dried up...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic 4 days in Florence, but this is the one thing that we'd advise people to skip. The gardens seem a bit run down & neglected. It's big & hilly, but they don't do much with all the space & I'm sure...More

Thank Lorniesan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

....... to escape the hussle and bussle of the city! Really enjoyed it! A good walk with some interesting things to see although the place needs a clean up, especially the main lake at the end! Make sure you take water and food if you...More

Thank David D
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Pitti
Pitti is a neighborhood characterized by art and
history. Renaissance architecture such as Pitti
Palace, which houses five museums alone, introduces
visitors to the green lungs of spectacular Boboli
Gardens. Any visitor can wander through statues,
fountains, and panoramic viewpoints. Around the
garden, treasures like the Museum of Natural History
of the Specola and Villa Bardini guide guests through
...More
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Ty F
August 12, 2018|
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Response from Gentiana H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I saw too late your question. Frankly I don't know. I didn't see any pets entering with visitors that day.
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Alesia T
June 19, 2018|
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Response from Vladimir G |
Can be done but it depends on what you want to see. The Palace is a large art museum that includes Renaissance art, modern art, clothing/fashion, and ducal apartments. You can spend a lot of time there. We did Renaissance... More
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