HALF DAY FLORENCE PRIVATE TOUR 5 (walking tour)
The Medici Family
With this tour we’ll visit the Medici Palaces and their Chapels.
With this tour we’ll visit the Medici Palaces and their Chapels. We’ll start with a visit to Palazzo Medici Riccardi, masterpiece of Renaissence architecture designed by Michelozzo for the first branch of the Medici Family; We’ll then walk to the nearby San Lorenzo Church, designed by Brunelleschi in the early 15th Century, where the Medici’s were baptized, married, and burried, we’ll visit, among other monuments, the library and tombs made by Michelangelo. We’ll then visit the Palazzo Vecchio, originally called Palazzo della Signoria, the ruling body of the Republic of Florence, since 1540 Cosimo I de Medici made it his own residence, signalling the security of the Medici family in Florence.
Itinerary: Medici Riccardi Palace, San Lorenzo Church, Medici Chapels, Palazzo Vecchio.
Duration: approx. 4 hours;
Meeting point: clients’ hotel in Florence;
Meeting time: 9.00 AM or 2:00 PM;
Private guide: included;
Entrance fees with priority access: included;
Transportation from hotel to Medici Riccardi Palace (taxi service; about 15 Euros total): not included.
The tour is private: for your party only!
No lines to get in to the museums and monuments!
Contact us for a quotation.