What will I see?
Visit on your own the Uffizi and Accademia Galleries, to discover Florence's Renaissance and Gothic art culmination during the Medici reign.
What will I do?
You will visit both museums in total freedom and at your own pace, led by an audio commentary of expert art historians recorded in their own language.
Your morning starts from the Uffizi Gallery, a labyrinth of rooms which displays the colossal Medici collection, from Botticelli's "Primavera" and "Birth of Venus" to Cimabue's Maestà of Santa Trinita and Da Vinci's Annunciation. You'll be mesmerized by the Gothic paintings of Giotto and Cimabue.
Later on, reached the Accademia Gallery, you will be provided of all the informaton about the magnificent works of Michelangelo. From his assortment of meticulously displayed half-finished slaves (The Awakening, Young, and Bearded Slaves and Atlas) to a close-up view of his world renown David.
After the visit, delight your senses with a typical Tuscan lunch with drinks in a historical Florentine restaurant, located in the heart of the Medicean District.
Why should I go?
If you are looking for special visits in total freedom and at your own pace during your stay in the great city of Florence, that's the opportunity to enjoy it. The Uffizi and Accademia Galleries offer you the unique opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the revered and majestic works of art in the world.
• Check-in and Meeting Point:
- UFFIZI: Check-in: 08.45am - English Only, At the Uffizi Gallery, entrance reserved to the booking holders - door 1. Our Assistant waits for you with a yellow jacket and sign.Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour begins.
- ACCADEMIA: Check-in Time 11.15am - English Only, At the Accademia Gallery, in front of the entrance reserved to the booking holders. Our Assistant waits for you with a yellow jacket and sign.Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour begins
No penalty for cancellations up to 48 hours in advance of the schedule departure time. Less than 48 hours and in case of no show, 100% of penalty