Rovezzano is a great place to base yourself in Florence as some of the city’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Villa Gamberaia and the much-loved Cathedral of Fiesole. Two other worthy points of interest that are located within a short distance of Rovezzano are Teatro Romano and Villa Medici.
The Statue of David, one of the more famous tourist attractions in the country is located 3 miles (5 kilometers) to the west.
There is a lot to see and do in the city center of Florence, so be sure to explore some of the other iconic attractions, including Ponte Vecchio and the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.
Rovezzano offers some interesting cultural attractions within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Join a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the wonderful artworks at the Academy of Fine Arts, the Sinagoga and Jewish Museum and Bargello Museum. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to applaud at venues such as the La Pergola Theater. Often talked about galleries, include the Gallery of Modern Art, Palatine Gallery and Academy Gallery.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. There are some pleasant green escapes, so why don’t you go out and enjoy the Florence Botanical Gardens.
Florence offers a range of noteworthy sights including the Piazza della Signoria, Piazzale Michelangelo and Orsanmichele. Brush up on Florence’s history by visiting Pitti Palace and Strozzi Palace. See some sacred places such as the San Lorenzo Church, the Church of Santa Maria Maggiore and the Church of Sant'Ambrogio. Relax in the calm atmosphere and get an appreciation of the impotence of faith in Rovezzano.
Grab your credit card and head to the San Lorenzo Market and Pitti Vintage to get in some retail therapy.
After spending the day seeing the sights around Rovezzano, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the amenities at the Nh Porta Rossa, the Grand Hotel Baglioni, and the popular Hotel Laurus al Duomo.