Many of the most incredible works of art in the world reside within the long halls of Galleria degli Uffizi, built by the Medici family.
Live tour: English only
Enjoy the greatest artworks in Uffizi Gallery and the POP Guide’s digital city map
Join an expert guide and explore the greatest artworks inside the renowned Uffizi Gallery. Skip the line to get inside and embark on a journey through the history of art. For the rest of your stay in Florence, enjoy POP Guide’s digital city map with sightseeing routes, transport information, and audio tracks highlighting the best of Florence as you stroll through the city.
Florence is legendary for its many museums and art galleries, and Uffizi (Galleria degli Uffizi) is amongst its most popular and spectacular. Booking this Uffizi Gallery guided tour online provides you with the peace of mind of getting inside the gallery quickly even on the busiest days.
When you arrive at the indicated meeting point, an experienced guide leads you to access the Uffizi Gallery via a special entrance. You get to skip the regular line, only pausing for a moment to pass the compulsory security check.
Da Vinci, Botticelli, Caravaggio, and Michelangelo
Given the vast size of the Uffizi art collection, the tour focuses on guiding you through the most important exhibits and introducing you to the most important artworks while still providing you with a wholesome experience. The expert guide tells you all about the gallery’s history as well as the stories behind the masterpieces and their artists.
Among others, you get to see Da Vinci’s Annunciation, Botticelli’s The Birth of Venus, Caravaggio’s Medusa, Titan’s Venus of Urbino, and Michelangelo’s Doni Tondo. After the tour is over, you are free to linger inside the gallery as long as you like.
You can either explore more artworks, revisit your favorites, visit the bookshop, or have a cappuccino in the gallery cafe. The benefits of this tour keep you company for the rest of your stay in Florence! Included in the price is the POP Guide’s digital city map.
- Feel the wonder as you stroll through the art-lined corridors of the Uffizi.
- Learn the stories behind the main artworks from an expert guide.
- Admire the beauty of Botticelli’s The Birth of Venus.
- See the works of the greatest Renaissance artists of the time.
- Explore the best of Florence with your own digital city map and guide.
- All exhibition fees
- Priority entrance ticket
- Licensed guide
- Headset so that you can always hear your guide
- POP Guide digital city map with audio tour
- Assistance at the meeting point
POP Guide is an interactive smartphone app. After you download it from iTunes or Google Play for free, you are asked to scan a provided QR code (which you are given at the meeting point). The code gives you access to download a digital map of Florence full of useful information and audio tracks with which you can create a customized walking audio tour of Florence.
The app offers information on public transport options to and from the main points of interest. It can also calculate the fastest walking routes to any location in the city. Moreover, as you make your way around town, you get push notifications with discounts for a variety of local businesses. You are able to do all of it without needing WiFi or wasting your mobile data as the system works on GPS.
- Tours require a minimum of two participants and are available every day except Mondays and the first Sunday of every month.
Visit Europa Today – Uffizi Office
Via della Condotta 12, First Floor, 50122 Florence