Medici Villas Gardens & Countryside ~ 1 Day
- Private Day Tour
- From Florence
- Not available on Mondays
- Discover the hills of Florence
- Visit historical buildings
- Tour Code: WTHMV20
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Pick up from your location in Florence and departure to the hills where you can discover the beauty and the majesty of the De Medici legacy, its power, secrets and tales.
First destination is Michelangelo’s square for the best view of the town, close to the unforgettable San Miniato‘s Church. A privilege point of view to: from “Ponte Vecchio” and the streets of the old centre, to the Accademia Gallery, famous museum for the works by Michelangelo and his original statue of the David. Continue by driving into the city centre admire the religious centre composed by the Giotto’s bell tower, the Baptistery and its famous Gate of Paradise, the Cathedral and its majestic Cupola of Brunelleschi.
After departure to an enchanting small hill top town to visit a ghost house, a mysterious villa and the witness of a famous murder in the De’ Medici family, the dynasty who ruled Florence in its best period. The Villa still preserves its splendid Italian style gardens as well as their highly elegant interiors, which include the period furniture and furnishings. And an incredible Italian style garden with one of the most beautiful Florence landscapes. Time for lunch.
After lunch, depart to an enchanting villa always owned by De’ Medici family, to which they loved to escape from the stress and strain of life in the city, the Medici princes fled to their luxurious country manors. The Villa is famous to be the crime scene of one of the most brutal murders in the history of the family, you will discover the details and the secrets behind these walls with us.
Note: Not available on Mondays
- Private vehicle, English speaking driver and official guide
- Tolls, parking, luggage handling, water on board
- Full day walking tours with visit of two Medici’s Estates
- Flights, Tips & Gratuities, City Tax (paid locally)
- Beverages & meals not mentioned
- Items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items not mentioned in the “ Includes”.
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Optional Additional on Request:
- Tickets for museum / exhibitions
- Lunch in a typical trattoria
Rates are per person in CAD ($) and indicative of Euro price, subject to change. Minimum 2 passengers.
All rates and hotel availability subject to change. High season surcharges may apply.