Florence Hop on Hop off
Control your own destiny during a hop on hop off Florence tour! See the beautiful capital of Tuscany with stops conveniently located at key attractions. Considered to be the birthplace of the Renaissance period, Florence is one of the most beautiful cities you’ll ever see. You’ll explore the home of the famous Medici family on a bus tour that covers three different routes and over 30 stops. Or, during your next trip, combine a sightseeing tour with skip-the-line privileges to Uffizi Gallery, where you can see The Birth of Venus. You can even pair a guided tour of Accademia Gallery and the statue of David with your hop on hop off tour. And, if you want to take advantage of a truly great offer during your vacation, choose the Florence tour package that includes skip-the-line admission to both the Uffizi Gallery and Accademia Gallery. It’s what to do in Florence if you consider yourself an art-lover!
The classic open top hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour is alive and thriving in Florence and is operated by City Sightseeing who operate their red sightseeing buses in a number of Italian cities.The Florence open top sightseeing buses are a great way for visitors new to Florence to quickly get orientated and up to speed with the history and landmarks of Florence. An audio-guide in many languages is available.
You can hop-on and hop-off as many times as you like aboard this open-top double-decker bus. Two routes are included in the price and your ticket is valid for unlimited travel for 24, 48 or 72 hours.The service operates year round, even in mid-winter there is an hourly service. In the peak summer months frequencies are every 15 minutes and operate as late as 11pm.
Two hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour routesBoth tours start at Santa Maria Novella (SMN) Station the main railway station for Florence and major transport hub, though you can join the tour at any stop.
Florence City TourThe entire route takes 1 hour. Buses depart most of the year at least every 30 minutes from each stop, (every 15 minutes between April and November).This tour takes you around the city of Florence. The buses follow a 16km route that snakes through the city centre with 15 stops, from Santa Maria Novella station to Piazzale Michelangelo.Though please note, the very centre of Florence where the Duomo, Vecchio Palace and Accademia Gallery are located are pedestrianised, so you will have a 5 minute walk from the nearest stop.
Florence Fiesole TourThe entire route takes 2 hours. Take this tour to see views of the city of Florence and visit the museums.A vacation in Florence won’t be complete without visiting Fiesole, the famous Etruscan city lying on a hill just 3km away from Florence downtown. Fiesole offers a panoramic view over Florence, but it also gives the opportunity to visit museums, churches or to take country paths ideals for trekking or walking.
Take in the sights of Florence over 24, 48 or 72 hours from the top of an open-top double-decker tour bus. You can choose the places to visit and the things to see as you travel in comfort and convenience. Learn about the city’s past from the multilingual audio commentary available on board. You can hop on or off at any of the stops on all 2 lines with your ticket.
Florence is situated on the banks of the Arno River and is known for its role in the development of art and architecture during the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. The city’s museums, churches, and palaces house some of the greatest artistic treasures in the world.
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