Florence

Image for Uffizi Gallery showing street scenes as well as a large group of people

Visit Florence

Where to stay in Florence

Campo di Marte

Campo di Marte

3.5/5Good!(13 area reviews)

Join the crowds cheering for the local soccer team, attending a concert or tasting some of Florence’s favorite ice cream flavors.

Campo di Marte
Careggi Rifredi

Careggi Rifredi

3.5/5Good!(3 area reviews)

Visit this neighborhood brimming with museums, historical villas and beautiful gardens, perfect for relaxing away from the busy city center.

Careggi Rifredi
Isolotto

Isolotto

Explore the shady paths of large green spaces, play in an interactive math museum or select fresh produce at local markets in this Florentine quarter.

Isolotto
Coverciano

Coverciano

Soccer fans will find their place in this neighborhood, which has one of the most famous and prestigious centers of the much-loved sport.

Coverciano

Top hotels in Florence

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Grand Hotel Cavour
Grand Hotel Cavour
4 out of 5
Via Del Proconsolo 3, Florence, FI
RM362
per night
Feb 4 - Feb 5

Located in Duomo, this family-friendly Florence hotel is steps away from Badia Fiorentina and Bargello. Piazza del Duomo and Palazzo Vecchio are also within ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,884 reviews)

"Very nice ambiance and very close to all the attractions"…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan,2020

Grand Hotel Cavour
Maxim Axial
Maxim Axial
3 out of 5
Via Dei Calzaiuoli 11, Florence, FI
RM235
per night
Feb 4 - Feb 5

Located in Duomo, this hotel is steps away from Via de' Calzaiuoli and Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower. Piazza della Signoria and Piazza del Duomo are ...

4.2/5Very Good! (704 reviews)

"Very close to Dumo ! ...we are just walking distance to boutiques shops. Easy place to manage around. The staffs are friendly, helpful ."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan,2020

Maxim Axial
Hotel Spadai
Hotel Spadai
4 out of 5
Via dei Martelli, 10, Florence, FI
RM470
per night
Jan 29 - Jan 30

Located in Duomo, this spa hotel is steps away from Palazzo Medici Riccardi, Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower and San Lorenzo Church. Piazza del Duomo and ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (1,130 reviews)

"We loved staying here. The staff were very friendly and helpful, we even got a few extras in our room which was very appreciated! The room was lovely and new, plenty of space and all the amenities that you’d need. The location is perfect too, we were able to walk everywhere. We really couldn’t rate ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jan,2020

Hotel Spadai

Popular things to do in Florence

Uffizi Gallery
Image for Uffizi Gallery

Uffizi Gallery

4.5/5(319 reviews)

A visit to Florence’s famous art gallery will bring you face to face with some of the world’s best-loved masterpieces.

Ponte Vecchio
Image for Ponte Vecchio

Ponte Vecchio

4.5/5(462 reviews)

The shop-lined Ponte Vecchio over the River Arno is one of Florence’s most familiar and most romantic landmarks.

Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower
Image for Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower

Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower

4.5/5(267 reviews)

The magnificent dome of Santa Maria del Fiore provides the Florentine skyline with one of its most iconic outlines.

Pitti Palace
Image for Pitti Palace

Pitti Palace

4.5/5(249 reviews)

Head to the south bank of the Arno River to immerse yourself in some of the finest art galleries in Florence.

Piazza del Duomo
Image for Piazza del Duomo

Piazza del Duomo

4.5/5(313 reviews)

The beating heart of Florence is the perfect place to chill out, surrounded by some of the city’s most breathtaking architectural treasures.

Piazza della Signoria
Image for Piazza della Signoria

Piazza della Signoria

4.5/5(339 reviews)

Meet up with Michelangelo’s David, check out one of the world’s most prestigious art galleries, and soak up the ambience of this favourite Florentine meeting place.

Top activities in Florence

Full-Day Tour of San Gimignano, Siena & Chianti
Image for Full-Day Tour of San Gimignano, Siena & Chianti

Full-Day Tour of San Gimignano, Siena & Chianti

RM269

Enjoy a full-day tour exploring the scenic countryside towns of Siena and San Gimignano. Discover the awe-inspiring landscape of the Chianti region, enjoy lunch with winetasting on a rural farm, and end the day with a visit to the enchanting commune of Monteriggioni.

Cinque Terre Full-Day Tour from Florence
Image for Cinque Terre Full-Day Tour from Florence

Cinque Terre Full-Day Tour from Florence

RM426

Explore the breathtaking Ligurian coast on a tour of Cinque Terre, a small corner of paradise divided into five villages suspended on steep cliffs overlooking the sea; a unique landscape where vegetation and lush vineyards frame a spectacular scenery.

Highlights of Tuscany: Siena, San Gimignano & Pisa with Lunch
Image for Highlights of Tuscany: Siena, San Gimignano & Pisa with Lunch

Highlights of Tuscany: Siena, San Gimignano & Pisa with Lunch

RM296

Enjoy a day trip through Tuscany as you explore Italy's most famous wine-growing region and the historic towns of Siena, San Gimignano, and Pisa. Along the way, pair your experience with a succulent Tuscan lunch served with delicious regional wines.

Uffizi Gallery Tickets with Skip-The-Line Admission
Image for Uffizi Gallery Tickets with Skip-The-Line Admission

Uffizi Gallery Tickets with Skip-The-Line Admission

RM90

Discover the world-renowned Uffizi Gallery's stunning collection and skip past the ticket lines outside with this exclusive ticket. Inside, spend as much time as you want exploring the incredible collection of treasures that date back to he time of ancient Greece and the Renaissance.

Accademia Gallery Guided Tour with Skip-the-Line Admission
Image for Accademia Gallery Guided Tour with Skip-the-Line Admission

Accademia Gallery Guided Tour with Skip-the-Line Admission

RM193

Skip the line and enter the Accademia Gallery of Art, a one-of-a-kind Italian museum most famous for its presentation of Michelangelo's artistic genius. Marvel at the works of the Florentine artist along with numerous other beautiful works of art, learning from your official museum guide.

Accademia Gallery Tickets Fast Track Entrance
Image for Accademia Gallery Tickets Fast Track Entrance

Accademia Gallery Tickets Fast Track Entrance

RM103

Accademia Gallery is a museum in the hearth of Florence is one of the most popular in the world because it hosts the most renowned sculptural works of Michelangelo, as his famous David, St. Matthew, Four Slaves and many others.

Reviews of Florence

4.7

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
633
5 - Excellent 73.26388888888889%
4 - Good
207
4 - Good 23.958333333333332%
3 - Okay
21
3 - Okay 2.4305555555555554%
2 - Disappointing
2
2 - Disappointing 0.23148148148148148%
1 - Terrible
1
1 - Terrible 0.11574074074074074%

5/5 - Excellent

RickyC

Jan 28, 2020

Beautiful Florence is like a museum and the locals are friendly and helpful and speak great English

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jan 27, 2020

First visit to Florence, absolutely beautiful, also visited Pisa, unbelievably pretty architectural buildings.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jan 24, 2020

Beautiful city.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jan 21, 2020

wonderful cuty, we only had time for one night, but we definitely want to go back for a longer trip!

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Jan 18, 2020

I am sure you are aware, but the side roads to the main ones in the tourist area have some stunning dining options, giving much better value for money... double benefit!

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Jan 5, 2020

Florence was beautiful - especially at Christmastime - with all the decorations.

Read travel guides and advice on visiting Florence

5 Best Ways to Experience Florence in a Day
Image for 5 Best Ways to Experience Florence in a Day

5 Best Ways to Experience Florence in a Day

Discover the best of Florence in a single day with guided tours that take you to all the city’s top sights.

7 Gorgeous Places to do Yoga Outdoors
Image for 7 Gorgeous Places to do Yoga Outdoors

7 Gorgeous Places to do Yoga Outdoors

These drop-dead gorgeous places to do yoga will have you doing corpse pose.

How to explore Florence by foot
Image for How to explore Florence by foot

How to explore Florence by foot

Florence, Italy is an absolute must for any bucket list