Most of the visitors come for the sunset, and indeed it offers stunning view of the city and surrounding landscapes. It is always crowded.
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I stupidly thought this was the real statue! But, this area has the absolute best views of Florence! Go at sunset, and there might be a lot of people, but we found a great spot by walking around. I must've taken 200 photos here! There...More
Take a walk from the Arno River to the top of the Piazzale Michelangelo and view Florence at sunset. It's unbelievably beautiful and don't forget your camera. There are places to buy beverages and food and a lot of people sit on the steps and...More
This is a very famous spot but unfortunatelly due to the flea market around you nearly cant see the statue. Enjoy the time around the statue and have lunch at ZaZa trattoria that is a must go in florence
We took a late afternoon walk from the center of Florence over to the Piazzale Michaelangelo. There are a fair number of steps to climb so where comfortable shoes. It was blazing hot the day we went, so make sure you have water for your...More
It is a short walk up the mountain to the Piazzale Michelangelo. It was very busy the moment we were there. We sat down on the stairs and enjoyed the nice sunset and the views over the city. It is recommended to be there around...More
Iconic view of the Duomo and the surrounding area. There are a couple of very good vantage points and boards pointing out the highlights should you need them.The only minus point is the lack of decent food outlets...