By booking this tour you will have the great advantage of visiting the Uffizi Museum by accessing from a skip-the-line entrance without queuing and being guided and assisted inside the museum by an expert guide.
A guided tour of over two hours to admire the Uffizi masterpieces, learn about the history of the most visited museum in Italy and the grandiose palace, a Renaissance masterpiece by Giorgio Vasari.
Guided tour of the Uffizi Gallery - tour features - max 9 visitors
Duration: about 2 hours and 30 '
When: every day except Monday and Wednesday
Price: € 64.00 per person in low season. From March to October € 72.00.
The price includes: mono-language guide service, entrance ticket with reservation (no queue), headsets for groups of more than 7 participants. Nb. This tour is always confirmed on the scheduled days, the departure is guaranteed with at least 3 participants.
Children: free under 6 years of age. Special price for minors € 52.00
Meeting point: the meeting point will be indicated on the confirmation voucher. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of the tour.
The advantages of joining this tour
- fast track entry to the Uffizi Gallery
- commentary from an expert guide
- mono-language explanation in Italian
- optimized times for entry
- optimized route to discover all the most important works
- low cost
- possibility to ask the guide for further information
- earphones that facilitate listening over 7 visitors
- introduction to the history of the museum and the Uffizi Palace
- personal contact with an art historian who can answer all your questions
- groups never exceeding 9 participants
Uffizi tour itinerary
The tour begins right in the Piazzale degli Uffizi, an opportunity therefore to admire the majestic Renaissance palace from the outside. Together with your guide, you will enter the museum from a privileged entrance, skipping the long queue at the entrance.
Once you pass through security, you will go up to the second floor where the actual tour begins. Here you will admire the paintings that follow one another from room to room and are arranged in chronological order.
From the 13th century salt with Masaccio, Giotto and Cimabue, to continue towards the early Renaissance, with the great masters of the time, Paolo Uccello, Piero della Francesca, Filippo Lippi, up to the masterpieces of Sandro Botticelli and the evocative Tribuna, a room of particular manufacture where numerous portraits of the Medici family are exhibited. The guided tour proceeds quickly towards the room dedicated to the great Leonardo da Vinci and then moves on to the room of Michelangelo and Raphael. But the emotions of this tour don't end there. The side corridors from which you have access to the various exhibition rooms are in themselves a marvel to be appreciated, as well as the panorama that can be admired from their windows. Going down to the first floor, still a whirlwind succession of masterpieces, from Pontormo to Rosso Fiorentino, from Bronzino to Tiziano to arrive at the rooms dedicated to Caravaggio and the Caravaggeschi.
Once the tour is over, you are free to stay inside the museum until it closes.
The advice is to go up to the top floor, to be delighted by the breathtaking view that can be appreciated from the super panoramic terrace of the café.
Finally, going down to the ground floor you will be able to make various purchases at the bookshop to take home a souvenir of your unforgettable guided tour of the Uffizi Gallery!
CANCELLATION POLICY - GROUP GUIDED TOURS
From booking to 9 days before the date of the visit, the cancellation penalty applied is equal to 20% of the total tour price.
If the cancellation is communicated between 8 and 4 days before the date of the visit, the cancellation penalty applied is equal to 40% of the total tour price.
For those cancellations that are communicated to Italy Travels from 3 days prior to the day of the visit, the cancellation penalty applied is the full amount of the tour (100% of the total price), therefore you will not be entitled to any refund.
Children: free under 6 years of age. Special price for children 6-17 years old € 52.00
Those who are entitled to entry to state museums with a free ticket belonging to other categories of visitors will still be able to pay for the ticket reserved for children under the age of 18 upon notification to our reservations service which will verify the right to the concession.
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