Via de' Tornabuoni Vacations
Florence, Refredi and Historic Center - Downtown, are other places in the area which are also worth touring.
The Statue of David, one of the more famous landmarks in the entire country is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) to the northeast.
There is a lot to discover in the city center of Florence, so be sure to pay a visit to some of the other iconic attractions, such as Ponte Vecchio and the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Discover the interactive and traditional museums and galleries of the Academy of Fine Arts, the Sinagoga and Jewish Museum and Bargello Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, reserve seats at the Teatro Comunale di Firenze, Rifredi Theater and the La Pergola Theater, one of the area’s best-loved performing arts venues. There are a number of popular galleries to enjoy nearby including the Gallery of Modern Art, Palatine Gallery and Academy Gallery.
To surround yourself with nature, visit the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax. Read a book or newspaper in one of the local parks and gardens, which include the Florence Botanical Gardens.
Sights such as the Piazza della Signoria, the Boboli Gardens and Orsanmichele make great places to visit while you are in the area. Learn about history by visiting Pitti Palace, Porta Romana and Strozzi Palace. Visitors who enjoy visiting sacred places should make a trip to Brancacci Chapel, the San Lorenzo Church and the Church of Santa Maria Maggiore.
Find the perfect accessory, stock up on groceries or just window shop at nearby shopping hotspots like the San Lorenzo Market and Pitti Vintage.
After a day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Via de' Tornabuoni, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Nh Porta Rossa, the Grand Hotel Baglioni, or the Hotel Laurus al Duomo.