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Private Tours

Private tours are special tailored tours created to offer our guests some suggestions about the best way to discover Florence through the eyes of our expert Florentine guides

The tour starts from any place where you are staying or we can arrange a meeting point where we can pick you up. The itineraries we offer are flexible, and may change according to your wishes.  

When you write please give us more details as you can, so that we can make the perfect tour for you. Our private tours are available in all the languages that you wish and have a minimum length of two hours.

For any further information about our fares please contact us at: info@exclusiveconnection.it

Highlights of Florence Highlights of Florence A tour of the must-see attractions of Florence: Piazza del Duomo with the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Brunelleschi's dome, Giotto's Bell Tower and the Baptistery with its Paradise Door. Then the old historical centre of the city, Piazza della Repubblica, and the Church of Orsanmichele, and then Palazzo Vecchio in Piazza della Signoria. From here you will walk through the Uffizi’s courtyard and you will reach the lungarno, the road that runs along the river Arno, to admire the most famous and oldest bridge in the city, Ponte Vecchio. View Details >> The Great Beauty of Florence – The city and the Artist The Great Beauty of Florence – The city and the Artist Our tour begins at the Museum of the Academy of Fine Arts, which houses Michelangelo's David, the four Prisons, the Pietà and other unfinished works. It then continues in the centre of the historic city to admire Piazza del Duomo, Brunelleschi's dome, Giotto's bell tower and the Baptistery, Piazza della Signoria and Palazzo Vecchio, and then, to conclude, you will walk across the courtyard of the Uffizi to get to the famous Ponte Vecchio . View Details >> Florence Highlights and Santa Croce Florence Highlights and Santa Croce A tour of the must see sights of Florence, with particular attention to the Church of Santa Croce. Designed by Arnolfo di Cambio is the largest Franciscan church in Italy. The church is known for being the pantheon of Italian glories, inside you will find the tombs of Michelangelo, Galileo Galilei, Ugo Foscolo, Vittorio Alfieri, Ghiberti and Machiavelli, and masterpieces of Cimabue, Giotto, Donatello, Brunelleschi and Vasari. View Details >> All you can see in Florence in one morning All you can see in Florence in one morning With our guide you will stroll around the city and you will discover its beauty in half a day. The tour starts from the Accademia Gallery, house of Michelangelo’s David and other works by the artist, then Piazza del Duomo and the Baptistery and also the ancient centre of the city with the characteristic church of Orsanmichele. We will continue in Piazza della Signoria, then we will cross the Uffizi’s courtyard to see Ponte Vecchio and then finish our tour in Piazza Santa Croce. View Details >> Highlights of Florence + Uffizi Gallery Highlights of Florence + Uffizi Gallery A tour of the not to be missed attractions of Florence, with an in-depth visit of the Uffizi Gallery. The building was designed by the artist and architect Giorgio Vasari for Cosimo I, the first Grand Duke of the Medici. In the gallery, the works are displayed in chronological order starting with Cimabue, Masaccio and Filippo Lippi to Botticelli, by whom we will admire the sublime beauty of The Birth of Venus and the Allegory of the Spring. We will also find the unique pieces of the Annunciation by Leonardo da Vinci and the Doni Tondo by Michelangelo. View Details >> Florence in a day Florence in a day A full day tour to explore the city. In the morning, we will visit the Museum of the Academy of Fine Arts that houses many works by Michelangelo including the famous David, then in Piazza del Duomo we will admire Giotto’s bell tower and Brunelleschi's Dome, Piazza della Signoria and Palazzo Vecchio. The tour will stop, allowing you to enjoy your lunch, savouring the traditional specialties of Tuscan cuisine. In the afternoon we will complete the tour with the Uffizi Gallery and Piazza Santa Croce. View Details >> Cosimo I and the Medici Grand Dukes of Tuscany Cosimo I and the Medici Grand Dukes of Tuscany On this tour we will discover something more about the life of the Medici, the protagonists of the city’s history between the fifteenth and eighteenth centuries. The tour begins at Palazzo Pitti, bought by the Medici family in 1549 and main residence of the Grand Dukes of Tuscany, then it will continue with the Palatine Gallery. We will then cross the river to reach Palazzo Vecchio, the ancient residence of the Medici. The tour will end in Piazza della Signoria, famous for its palaces and monuments that make it a real open-air museum. View Details >> Lorenzo The Magnificent and the Golden Age of Florence Lorenzo The Magnificent and the Golden Age of Florence On this tour we will discover Palazzo Medici, the place where Lorenzo the Magnificent spent his golden years surrounded by great artists such as Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo. After having known better the first branch of the Medici dynasty, we will continue admiring the family mausoleum, with its Florentine mosaics and the allegories sculpted by Michelangelo in the New Sacristy. This tour will leave in your minds the memory of the magnificence and power of this extraordinary family. View Details >> A Florentine Passeggiata – An introduction to Florence A Florentine Passeggiata – An introduction to Florence At sunset, Florence turns into a quiet and relaxing city : this is the best time to enjoy a nice walk in the city. We will begin our walk at 17:30 in Piazza della Repubblica, to enjoy the best attractions of the historic centre of Florence and finish in Piazza della Passera, a small jewel Oltrarno, not far from Piazza Pitti. And what better way to say goodbye than enjoying a Spritz, a typical Italian cocktail, together? View Details >> Brunelleschi's Dome Tour Brunelleschi's Dome Tour This tour is designed to explore all the buildings of the Duomo complex: Saint John’s Baptistery , Giotto's Bell Tower, with its polychrome marbles and its geometric shapes, the Cathedral, the crypt and its mysteries. Together we will climb atop the majestic dome designed by Brunelleschi, from where we will enjoy a breathtaking view of the entire city. Our expert guide will show you the Church of Orsanmichele. A short walk will lead us to the Palagio di Parte Guelfa, a complex of buildings built in the first decades of the fourteenth century, during the years of the struggle against the Ghibellini. View Details >> Michelangelo Michelangelo Our tour begins at Casa Buonarroti, which was purchased in 1508 by Michelangelo. Here we will perceive immediately the excitement of the first masterpieces of the artist. Then, we will walk to the famous Basilica of Santa Croce, which houses the tombs of distinguished intellectuals, scientists and artists. We will head to Palazzo del Bargello, the old prison of Florence now the National Museum of Sculpture. To get a complete idea of the Michelangelo’s art, we will visit the Museum of the Academy of Fine Arts, which is home to seven of Michelangelo’s masterpieces including the magnificent David, the second of his famous Pietà and other works such as the four prisons. View Details >> Exclusive Panorama Tour Exclusive Panorama Tour Our driver will pick you up at your hotel - or anywhere else you prefer - and will be at you service for the whole. The tour starts at Piazzale Michelangelo: the panorama of Florence in all its beauty, from Forte Belvedere to Santa Croce, will take your breath away. Then we'll enter the church of San Miniato al Monte, and then we will move to the city centre, where we will discover the artistic treasures that the city holds, starting from the Duomo complex. The tour will continue in Piazza della Signoria, with Palazzo Vecchio, the heart of the political life of the city. Our last stop will be one of the most famous bridges in the world: Ponte Vecchio. View Details >> Florence for cruisers deluxe Florence for cruisers deluxe Let us guide you through Florence! Our driver will pick you up at the pier and take you to the centre of Florence, where a guide will show you all the most significant attractions of the city : the Academy of Fine Arts with Nichelangelo’s David, then Piazza Duomo, Brunelleschi's dome, the Baptistry and the Gate of Paradise. Walking around the city centre you will pass through the oldest part of the city, Piazza della Repubblica, with the church of Orsanmichele and you’ll get to Piazza della Signoria to admire Palazzo Vecchio. Moving on from the courtyard of the Uffizi, we will find Ponte Vecchio. You will have time for both a typical lunch and a stroll around the city and some shopping. Our driver will take you back to the pier. View Details >> Uffizi Gallery and Vasari Corridor Uffizi Gallery and Vasari Corridor The short walk to the Uffizi Gallery will be an introduction to the visit of the gallery itself and the Vasari Corridor. Within its walls the gallery houses works from Cimabue to Caravaggio, passing through Giotto, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Titian, Raphael and Botticelli, whose Birth of Venus and Primavera will enchant you with their beauty. The Vasari Corridor is an elevated walkway that connects Palazzo Vecchio to Palazzo Pitti, the residence of the Grand Dukes. Just over a mile long, the Corridor offers a collection of famous self-portraits and stunning view of the city through its windows. View Details >>
 
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