Italy tours

Florence Uffizi Gallery
Florence - Uffizi gallery
Florence Palazzo Vecchio
Palazzo Vecchio
Florence Ponte Vecchio
Vecchio's Bridge
Duomo of Florence
Florence - Duomo
Florence church Ognissanti
Florence - Ognissanti
Florence Santa Maria Novella
St. Maria Novella
Florence Donatello's David
Michelangelo's David
Florence Pitti's Palace
Florence - Palazzo Pitti
Fiorentina Steak
Florentine Steak
Florence

Roma NCC (limousine service) will be delight to show you the beauties of other wonderful Italian cities like Florence.

The Florence tour is a full day tour at the fixed price of 420 Euros for 2 guests and a surcharge of 20 Euros for any additional passenger.

During your Florence tour you will admire beauties such as:

  • Ponte Vecchio
  • Piazza della Signoria
  • San Lorenzo
  • Santa Maria Novella with the marvelous Brunelleschi dome
  • plus others monuments or museums on your request

This region (Tuscany) is famous around the world for wine production. Few names like Chianti, Brunello di Montalcino, San Girolamo, Siena

History and Art

Florence is the most important city of this region, the most populated with 365 thousand people living in.
From 1865 to 1870 is being the capital city of the Italian kingdom.
Florence is considered the birthplace of the Renaissance, ruled by the powerful Medici family.
The historic centre of Florence attracts millions of tourists each year and was declared a Word Heritage Site by Unesco in 1982
Palazzo Vecchio was (and is today too) the political heart of the city for two centuries, before to become the residence of grand duke Cosimo I de' Medici;centuries, before to become the residence of grand duke Cosimo I de' Medici; its history reflects in the magnificent interior decorating and artistic collections. It homes in many halls works by Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Donatello, Baccio Bandinelli, Bronzino, Giambologna, Giorgio Vasari, Ammannati, Francesco Salviati, Pontormo and many florentine artists.
Palazzo Medici was designed by Michelozzo di Bartolomeo for Cosimo il Vecchio, of the Medici family, and was built between 1445 and 1460. It was well known for its stone masonry that includes rustication and ashlar. Today it is the head office of the Florence province and hosts museums and the Riccardiana Library. Our President of Republic as a suite in this palace.
Uffizi Gallery museum is one of the most famous and important art galleries in the world, with an incomparable collection of international and florentine's art, is articulated in many halls cataloged by schools and chronological order. Born by the Medici's artistic collections through the centuries, it exposes among other works of art from Giotto, Cimabue, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Donatello, Michelangelo, Raffaello, Tiziano, Caravaggio, Bernini, Beato Angelico, Rembrandt, Peter Paul Rubens, Francisco Goya, Tintoretto, Paolo Uccello, Chardin, Piero della Francesca, Masaccio, Giorgio Vasari, Correggio, Canaletto, El Greco, Dürer, Lucas Cranach, Antonello da Messina, Mantegna, Simone Martini and many others. It has the largest collection of Botticelli's works in the world.

Another world famous gallery is the Accademia gallery where you will admire the famous Michelangelo's David.

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