Florence, Italy

Florence is the capital of the region of Tuscany in Italy, with a population of about 366,500. The city is considered a cultural, artistic and architectural gem. When you get in Florence we recommend you get The Firenze Card, which is a 72 hour pass for Florence allowing access to about 30 museums and free use of the public transport system. In some museums you can queue jump the reservations procedure with the pass but it is best to check with individual museums. The cost of the card is €50 per person.

You shouldn’t miss out on the many museums Florence has to offer, including the world famous Galleria degli Uffizi - a fine art museum with collections of Renaissance paintings and sculptures from classical antiquity. Other notable museums are
Bargello - The museum houses one of the best examples of Renaissance and Mannerist sculpture. The works of many great Renaissance sculptors are on display here, including Michelangelo, Donatello, Ammannati, and Bandinelli.
Accademia Gallery, Pitti Palace and Institute and Museum of the History of Science. Other than museums you also have a lot to see, such as Santa Maria del Fiore (the city’s beautiful cathedral), Giotto’s Tower, Palazzo Vecchio, Ponte Vecchio, and Santa Croce.

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