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Florence: Historical Center Bike Tour

Florence: Historical Center Bike Tour

From US$ 29.01 per person

Experience Florence from a different perspective on a bike tour. Cycle along narrow streets and across picturesque piazzas to see monuments such as the Ponte Vecchio and Uffizi.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Duration options: 2 - 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, Italian, Spanish, German, Russian
Private or small groups available
Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • In case of bad weather, the activity may be changed, canceled, or postponed.
Highlights
  • Tour the Renaissance city of Florence by bike
  • Pause at the Duomo and Baptistery
  • Explore one of the largest pedestrianized areas in Europe
  • Cycle over the River Arno and see the Ponte Vecchio
  • Make stops outside many of the top attractions in Florence
Full description

Climb onto a comfortable bicycle to experience Florence from a different perspective. See sights such as the Duomo, Uffizi Gallery, and the Ponte Vecchio over the River Arno. Visit areas that the tour buses can’t reach, and cycle down streets with little traffic in the historic center. Explore the Oltrarno quarter, where many of the city’s most notable sights are found. Cycle through the artisans' area to the Renaissance palace of the Palazzo Pitti.

Continue to the famous covered bridge of the Ponte Vecchio. Bike into Piazzale degli Uffizi to see the façade of the Uffizi Gallery. Admire the palaces of Piazza della Signoria and the pavement cafés of Piazza della Repubblica. See Brunelleschi’s iconic dome on top of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. At stops along the route, your guide will tell you all about Florentine Republic and the Renaissance.

Includes
  • Access to Florence Duomo Complex
  • Access to The Opera del Duomo Museum
  • Access to Giotto's Bell Tower
  • Access to Florence Baptistery
  • Access to Brunelleschi's Dome
  • Access to Piazza della Signoria
  • Live tour guide
  • Transport for activity duration: Bike
  • Helmet
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments
    • People who can't ride a bike
    • Wheelchair users

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    Meeting point

    Meet inside the local partner's office at Via de' Martelli 33r, Florence. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the tour.

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    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.7 /5

    based on 742 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.8/5
    • Transportation
      4.6/5
    • Value for money
      4.5/5
    • Safety
      4.4/5

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    The competent and pleasant guide. But I paid for a two hour private tour 280 euros which lasted an hour and a half. I asked why. Answer: being private there are few of you so it gets faster.

    August 23, 2022

    If the guide doesn't ride a bike on a bike tour, but a scooter...

    May 9, 2022

    Great tour guide. Comfy bikes

    September 20, 2022

    Product ID: 395859

    VA ID: 395859