The first item in this splendid itinerary, you will enjoy with your AGT guide, is the monumental Piazza del Duomo, with the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, the Baptistery, the famous Giotto belfry and Brunelleschi’s magnificent dome. Your AGT guide will lead you through the main streets and squares in the centre of the city until you reach the Ponte Vecchio and the spectacular Piazza della Signoria, with its sculptural masterpieces and its historical buildings. Your AGT guide will then escort you into the Uffizi Galleries, the museum created by the Medici in the mid 16th century. It is an extraordinary museum thanks to the wealth of works in the equally unique building created by the architect, sculptor and painter, Giorgio Vasari. The various rooms are arranged by schools and styles in chronological order, from the 12th to the 18th centuries and contain the best collection of renaissance works in the world. Here you will be able to see some of the great masterpieces of humanity, carried out by artists ranging from Cimabue to Caravaggio, taking in Giotto, Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, Michelangelo, Raphael, Mantegna, Titian, Parmigianino, Duerer, Rubens, Rembrandt and Canaletto. There is also a collection of ancient statuary of high quality, as well as a collection of drawings and prints stored in the Cabinet of Prints and Drawings, which is one of the most important collections of its kind in the world.Read More
After your tour you can, if you wish, say good bye to your AGT guide in the museum and stay a bit longer, to explore this unbelievably rich and varied treasure trove of masterpieces on your own.
Agt Firenze proposes solutions targeted at various types of tourist, that require specific care, both as regards planning the contents of the itineraries, such as, for instance, school excursions, as well as regards disabled visitors. If you require this kind of itinerary, we suggest you contact us directly so as to let us know exactly what kind of provisions you require, so that we can jointly plan your Florentine experience in the most advantageous manner.