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Secret Passages of the Palazzo Vecchio with Lunch

by Caf Tour & Travel Duration 1h Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is $51

Uncover the secret, hidden spaces, stairways, and passages of Palazzo Vecchio on a revealing guided tour. With a small group of only 12 people, discover the intriguing, unseen side of the palace that has only recently become available to the public.

Towering over the other splendid buildings in the Piazza della Signoria in the center of Florence, the Palazzo Vecchio (or “Old Palace”) is a grand fortress-like structure built in the 13th century that now serves as the town hall. The palace is one of the main focal points of the city and is home to a replica statue of Michelangelo’s “David,” which replaced the original in 1873.

Ascend through the narrow passages of Duke Gualtieri’s medieval stairway and encounter an unexpected path beyond a door hidden behind a large painting. Admire the precious and imposing coffered ceiling of the Salone dei Cinquecento (Hall of the 500).

After the tour ends make your way to Ristorante Giannino, a charming restaurant in the ancient merchant open gallery at the heart of the Medici district, for a Florentine lunch and drinks,.

Uncover the secret, hidden spaces, stairways, and passages of Palazzo Vecchio on a revealing guided tour. With a small group of only 12 people, discover the intriguing, unseen side of the palace that has only recently become available to the public.

Towering over the other splendid buildings in the Piazza della Signoria in the center of Florence, the Palazzo Vecchio (or “Old Palace”) is a grand fortress-like structure built in the 13th century that now serves as the town hall. The palace is one of the main focal points of the city and is home to a replica statue of Michelangelo’s “David,” which replaced the original in 1873.

Ascend through the narrow passages of Duke Gualtieri’s medieval stairway and encounter an unexpected path beyond a door hidden behind a large painting. Admire the precious and imposing coffered ceiling of the Salone dei Cinquecento (Hall of the 500).

After the tour ends make your way to Ristorante Giannino, a charming restaurant in the ancient merchant open gallery at the heart of the Medici district, for a Florentine lunch and drinks,.

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10 AM English Commentary Tour with Lunch

Duration 1h Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees
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per adult
$50.48

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Secret Passages of the Palazzo Vecchio with Lunch

Activity Location

Palazzo Vecchio

Piazza della Signoria

Florence

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Palazzo Vecchio

    Piazza della Signoria

    Florence

  • Giannino Restaurant

    Borgo San Lorenzo 33/37r

    Florence


Highlights

  • Secret, hidden passageways within the palace walls

  • Elaborate decorations by Michelangelo, Vasari & Donatello

  • Passages rarely open to the general public

  • Limited group size of just 10 for an intimate experience

  • Delicious traditional lunch in the center of Florence


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of the Palazzo Vecchio

  • Admission fees

  • Lunch

  • Beverages


Know Before You Book

  • Lunch is not included for children 2 and younger.

  • The departure time of this tour can be subject to changes depending on availability. You will arrange your exact tour departure time directly with the local tour operator after booking.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.