Uffizi Gallery Tour With Italian Gelato ( Ice Cream ) Tasting_238428

$62

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Uffizi Gallery Tour With Italian Gelato (Ice Cream) Tasting

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Duration
time-raw2 hours
Difficulty
Easy
Starting point
In front of Leonardo da Vinci statue
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Explore one of the world's greatest masterpieces done by the best artist in the history of Italy. This historic tour will give you the privilege to "skip-the-line" and obtain a priority entrance ticket to the Uffizi gallery. There you'll be stunned by paintings done by even more talented artists, like Giotto, Filippo Lippi, Raphael, and Caravaggio.

What to expect?

  • The guide will start off with a little history of Uffizi Gallery, which used to house the administrative and legal offices before it became a gallery. Learn about the Medici, who hosted & sponsored a majority of artistic masterpieces in Florence.

  • After entering, the guide will show you the portrait of Anna Maria Luisa de' Medici, the last surviving member of the Medici family, who was responsible for donating all of the family's collections to the city.

  • As you climb the grand staircase to the top floor, where the museum collections begin, the guide will explain the architecture of the museum and fascinate you with the secrets, legends and other various interesting bits of information behind the many paintings on display in this gallery.

  • The first hall contains works by Giotto, Cimabue, and Duccio di Buoninsegna. You'll see and learn about the paintings of Venus de Milo by Botticelli, the Annunciation by Leonardo da Vinci, and the only panel painting in the world by Michelangelo from the guide.

  • Along with the local and art expert guide, discover the Uffizi and its masterpieces in an interesting and fun way, where the artists and their paintings are brought to life. Ultimately knowing some of the whos, whats, and whys will enrich any visit to this museum.

What is included?

  • Admission ticket with the reservation
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Professional guide
  • Guaranteed reservation line to skip the normal line without reservation
  • An ice cream tasting from a famous Gellateria in town

Is this experience for me?

  • This experience is suitable for anyone

What do I need to bring?

  • Dress according to weather

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to start date of the experience.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.

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$62