City Sightseeing Florence Tour - 48 Hours
Two routes - one ticket! In the romantic region of Tuscany lies the jewel city of the Renaissance, Florence. Surrounded by the Appenine mountain chain it lies in a fertile valley surrounded by the charming Tuscan vinyards and olive groves. The art galleries and museums of Florence are renowned throughout the world and holiday makers flock to admire the superb David of Michaelangelo, the Venus of Botticelli or the stunning Duomo with its marble facade which glows in the golden sunlight. Your ticket is valid on Line A and Line B routes.
You may visit the Sightseeing Experience Visitor Center located inside the Santa Maria Novella Train Station platform, which is very close to the main City Sightseeing stop in Piazza Stazione. They are open from 8:30am to 4:00pm and can exchange your voucher. They also have maps available. The Visitor Center is closed now until the further notice due to COVID; during this time you can go to Line A Stop Number 1, Piazza S. Maria Maggiore (via Vecchietti).
This tour is provided on an Open Voucher basis. There is no need for reservations, simply take your voucher to the start point (any stops of the line A) and they will validate your ticket.
Line A is 1 hour and Line B is 2 hours (LINE B IS CLOSED UNTIL 03/31/2021)
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Any stop of line A
Any regular stop along the route
Year round - Line A departs every 15 to 60 minutes from 9:00AM (according to the season). Line B (closed until 03/31/2021) departs every 60 minutes from 10:05AM (May-October) and 10:15AM (November-April)
Entrances, lunch, transportation to/from the hotel
You can obtain information and a tour map at the Sightseeing Experience Visitor Center, located at SMN Station, Platform 16; it is open 8:30AM-4:00PM April-October. They can also exchange your voucher for a ticket here. The Visitor Center is currently closed due to COVID 19 until further notice; during this time you can go to Line A Stop Number 1.
People wearing shorts, low-cut clothing or with uncovered shoulders may not be admitted into museums and churches.
Pre-recorded commentary is available in English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Russian, Japanese and Portuguese.
Ticket is valid for 48 hours.
Itineraries are subject to change without notice.
Supplier is not responsible for disruptions or line diversions beyond its control.
Stops 19 and 20 on Line B are not operated November-March.
Estimated intervals at each stop are approximately, as they may be affected by traffic conditions.
For safety reasons, luggage, awkward bags, large backpacks or bulky bags are not permitted on City Sightseeing buses.
Paper voucher must be exchanged on the open bus branded CitySightseeing. (Showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted.)
Small and medium sized domestic animals are only permitted on City Sightseeing buses if they are leashed and muzzled or in a clean, secure pet carrier. The animal must not cause any disturbance or make a mess. The driver can deny access at any time. Owner is responsible for any damage.