Best of the Uffizi and Santa Croce church small group Tour
Enjoy a tour of the Uffizi gallery featuring in-depth discussions of masterpieces by Michelangelo, Da Vinci, & Botticelli and a tour of the magnificent Santa Croce church, resting place of many Italian greats, including Michelangelo and for this reason also called “the temple of the Italian glories”BOOK NOW
Highlights and what's included
- Skip the line tickets to the Uffizi Gallery
- Skip the line tickets to Santa Croce church
- Expert English speaking guide with background in art and history
- In-depth tour of the Uffizi Gallery
Maximum of 14 people
- Headphones when more than 8 people
Enjoy an in depth tour of the masterpieces of the Uffizi gallery along with the visit of one of the most famous churches of Florence , Santa Croce , burial place of many Italian greats , including Michelangelo and where you’ll see works of art by many famous artists such as Donatello, Giotto, Della Robbia in the celebrated Medici Chapel.
After completing the visit of this extraordinary church , we make our way to the Uffizi gallery to see the famous masterpieces by artists such as Giotto, Botticelli, Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raffaello, Tiziano, Caravaggio, just to name a few.
You will be introduced to the intriguing symbolism of Botticelli, learn to recognize the color-shading technique used by Da Vinci, hear how the creative genius of Michelangelo changed art forever.
Throughout our tours of the Uffizi we'll spend more time viewing and discussing the works that gave rise to the Florentine Renaissance so that you can enjoy a new understanding of this incredibly important period of art history.
The Uffizi museum was originally built by the Medici to house their administrative offices that ruled the city. Hence the name "Uffizi", offices in Italian. During your tour of the Uffizi museum we'll also discuss about the important Medici family as we tour the top floors, where the grand dukes offices were located.
The tour concludes inside the Uffizi Gallery
In front of the entrance to Santa Croce church where you will meet your guide holding a sign with the name of the tour written on it.
Tour operates with a minimum of 4 people / Max 12 people
- This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. However, please contact us directly and we will be able to take you on alternative routes suitable for you.
- At times, Museums close without notice. No refunds are available as these events are beyond our control.
- Tour operates with a minimum of 4 people / Max 14 people.
- Prices from: 65.00
- Duration: 3 hours
- Availability: View Calendar
- Pickup Location
- Mid Point