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Florence Free Tour

Santa Maria Novella Square | In front of the church, 50123, Florence, Italy
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A nice very informative tour

We had a nice very informative free walking tour in Florence with La Bussola. The guide was very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
telghobary
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Florence, Italy
Good introduction to Florence

We did, as group of two the medici tour, starting at 5 pm from the church of santa Maria de... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
rheoghan
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Florence Free Tour is the original walking tour of Florence. It is FREE, no tariff is applied or asked. Our professional guides work on a tip only basis and their motivation and your generosity will allow to continue these services. We offer 2 daily tours starting from Santa Maria Novella church.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Santa Maria Novella Square | In front of the church, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a nice very informative free walking tour in Florence with La Bussola. The guide was very friendly and passionate about her city. She showed us lots of places which you would have easily missed. Florence is a live museum. Absolutely recommends this tour...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did, as group of two the medici tour, starting at 5 pm from the church of santa Maria de Novella. Daniel our tour guide was easy to follow and very knowledgeable about the city and it's history. It was a very enjoyable tour. I...More

Thank rheoghan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth doing the tour as it gives you a good background of how Florence worked through the renaissance period and rhe works of art that still remains so signficant with this beautiful town

Thank Tony V
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took this tour with the guide Danielle. He’s so good, pragmatic. Really nice information about the Medici’s family and the city of Florence. 100% recommended. Wouldn’t get bored at all.

Thank Juan David A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I found the tour very fashinating. The guide was knowledgable and shared with us a lot of curiosities, some history and other tips about best gelato and restaurants.

Thank Tony C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had just one day passing through Florence and decided to try this tour - starting in front of Santa Maria Novella close to the railway station. We were so lucky, we had Catherina who proved to be one of the most experienced and interesting...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the Medici free tour with Caterina, and it was incredible. She was very kind and funny and tell us a lot of things beyond the buildings: anecdotes, stories... It is a completely different way to see the city and you learn a lot....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Florence and sadly only gave ourselves a day and a half to explore however we decided to get on the free walking tour as a good way to see lots in our time period. We had previously done a walking tour in...More

2  Thank Todd G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another great walking tour and knowledgable guide,Daniele. Such a great start to our three days in Florence. Lots of historic information and very interesting. Suitable for all ages in this beautiful city.

Thank Louise B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had no idea this was even something that was an option to do in various countries. As soon as I heard about this and experienced it, I started to tell everyone. Our tour guide, Nora, was fabulous. She was VERY knowledgeable about everything on...More

Thank Brittany P
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Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
...More
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Snow-fatigued-mom
30 July 2018|
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Response from Patrick P | Reviewed this property |
I was really impressed with my guide. I tipped €10 on the first tour and €20 on the second. Each tour was a little over an hour, so that didn't influence the amount. I noticed that a lot of people on both tours were tipping... More
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Clair M
17 July 2018|
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Response from DOLORESMERCADO |
I have booked with them 11am and 1700hours...there is another one that does it 1030 and 1730... cheers
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