FLORENCE TOURS

Divine Tour


Tour di Firenze: il Divin Giro

3 hours
1 – 30
 adults
130€/group + 2€/person

A path touching most famous places mentioned by the Great Poet in the Divine Comedy.

• Santa Croce Church
• Badia Fiorentina
• Dante’s House
• Ex San Pier Scheraggio Church
• Perseus and the Medusa
• Ex San Biagio Church
• the Fool Stone (Pietra Scema)
• Santa Trinita Square


Florentine Celebrations


Tour di Firenze: feste e ricorrenze fiorentine

3 hours
1 – 30
adults and children
130€/group + 2€/person

A “window” overlooking the most curious and special occasions belonging to Florentine folk tradition.

• Calcio Storico (Old Florentine Football) (Santa Croce Square)
• Borgo SS. Apostoli, Scoppio del Carro (Explosion of the Cart) (Piazza del Limbo and Piazza Duomo)
• Fireworks of San Giovanni (Baptistery and Piazza Signoria)
• Rificolona (Piazza SS. Annunziata)
• Dante’s House


Foto: (CC) Aldo Cavini Benedetti


Arts and Florentine guilds


Tour di Firenze: arti e corporazioni fiorentine

3 hours
1 – 30
adults and children
130€/group + 2€/person

A step back in time, in order to discover the medieval Florentine associations of traders.

• Orsanmichele Church
• Via dell’Arte della Lana
• Via degli Speziali
• Via Calimala
• Via Calimaruzza
• Via del Proconsolo and Palace of Judges and Notaries
• Dante’s House


Guelphs vs. Ghibellines


Tour di Firenze: Guelfi vs Ghibellini

3 ore
1 – 30
per adulti e bambini
130€/gruppo + 2€/persona

A raid on tiptoe in the bloody political feud that, in 1200, broke the beautiful city of Fiorenza (old name for Florence took from Divine Comedy, Inferno XXVI) in two parts.

• The Fool Stone (Pietra Scema)
• Amidei Tower
• Santo Stefano al Ponte Church
• Buondelmonti Tower
• Ex San Biagio Church
• Adimari Tower
• Della Bella Tower
• Giuochi Tower
• Dante’s House



Divine Comedy in the streets



Tour di Firenze: la Commedia nelle strade

3 hours
1 – 30
adults and children
130€/group + 2€/person

Through the streets of the Gran Villa (another name for Florence, like Great City, took from Divine Comedy Inferno XXIII), we will told you, step by step, the work from which we inherited our Italian language of today.

• SS. Apostoli Church and Piazza del Limbo
• Via dell’Inferno
• Via del Purgatorio
• (Sasso di Dante) Dante’s stone
• Via Folco Portinari
• Via Ghibellina
• Via de’ Neri
• Via Dante Alighieri
• Dante’s House


White Guelphs vs. Black Guelphs


Tour di Firenze: Guelfi Bianchi e Guelfi Neri

3 hours
1 – 30
adults and children
130€/group + 2€/person

A “high study” on the inner split of Guelphs, historically symbolized by Cerchi’s family (for the White part) and Donati’s family (for the Black part).

• Santa Trinita Square
• Gianfigliazzi Tower
• Adimari Tower
• Cerchi Tower
• Donati Square
• Donati Tower (Via del Corso)
• Donati Tower (San Pier Maggiore Square)
• Dante’s House



Proverbs and sayings


Tour di Firenze: proverbi e modi di dire

3 hours
1 – 30
adults and children
130€/group + 2€/person

A funny overview of the places from which are taken the idioms and proverbs most typical of Florentine humor.

• Santa Maria Maggiore Church
• San Lorenzo Square
• Canto de’Bischeri (Street of stupids)
• Mercato del Porcellino (Piglet Market)
• Parte Guelfa Square
• Piazza del Mercato del Grano (Grain Market Square)
• San Martino Square
• Dante’s House


Florentia


Tour di Firenze: Florentia

3 hours
1 – 30
adults and children
140€/group + 2€/person

The guided tour through the medieval Florence has a duration of 3 hours and it’s done by an Authorized Guide for Florence and province; particular importance will be given to places and monuments, of Florence historic centre, that are closely related to Dante’s experience as man, politician and writer. At the end of the city tour, you’ll be guided through the Dante’s House Museum, in wich you’ll know all most important steps of Dante’s life and Florence of the Middle Ages.

• Florence Cathedral, Giotto’s Bell Tower and the Baptistery of San Giovanni
• Badia Fiorentina
• Bargello Palace
• Santa Croce Square
• Signoria Square with Palazzo Vecchio and the ruins of San Pier Scheraggio Church
• Ponte Vecchio
• Castagna Tower
• San Martino Oratory and San Martino al Vescovo Church
• Santa Margherita de’ Cerchi Church
• Dante’s House