What Will I See?
Immerse yourself in the splendor of the Italian Renassainace with a guided tour of Florence's most illustrious museum. The Palazzo degli Uffizi showcases the work of Botticelli, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Raffaello, Giotto, Cimabue, Masaccio and many others. Botticelli's masterpieces "Primavera" and "Birth of Venus" command visitors' attention.
What Will I Do?
Our GrayLine Florence guided tour of the Palazzo degli Uffizi, which was designed by Giorgio Vasari in 1560 for Cosimo I de'Medici, is an exclusive opportunity to marvel at the work of Botticelli, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Raffaello, Giotto, Cimabue, Masaccio and many others. The exquisite halls of the palazzo, house Botticelli's masterworks "Primavera" and "Birth of Venus". The former displays Venus, goddess of goodwill, bearing witness to both material and spiritual values. The latter, an allegorical representation of the goddess' birth in which she surfaces from the sea, embodies the Renaissance Neoplatonic archetype of spiritual beauty and innate purity. The museum also displays da Vinci's "The Annunciation", the master's first work, painted when he was twenty years old. The tour leads to the Uffizi Terrace, which offers an unparalleled view of the city's most beautiful monuments. After the tour, those interested in staying on at the museum are free to do so.
Why Should I Go?
Florence is home to more than one million Renaissance masterpieces, the sheer magnitude of the art on display is breath-taking. Luckily, our tour of the Palazzo degli Uffizi gives you the chance to witness the riches of the Italian Renaissance first-hand with our expert guides who can give you insider information about everything you see. The Palazzo degli Uffizi, one of the world's most highly regarded museums attracts millions of visitors and with our pre-booked tour, you get to skip the long unbooked line and get straight to the exhibitions. A detailed walk among the work of the Italian masters, our guided tour ensures you get the most out of your visit to beautiful Florence.
• Check-in and Meeting Point:
At the Uffizi Gallery, entrance reserved to the booking holders - door 1. An Assistant will wait for you with blue clothing with Caf Tour & Gray Line Florence logos Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour begins.
Check-in Time (depending on the selected option):
- Afternoon Check-in: 04.15pm
- Morning Check-in: 08.45am - English Only