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Super Fun Kids Tour around the Amazing Medieval Florence

4-hour Private tour for Kids of Medieval Florence with a child-friendly private guide

Tour Information

  • 4 hours Every day, except on Mondays and on public holidays
  • Solo Travel, Couples, Children, Groups, Students, Business

Why this tour?

Our Tour of Medieval Florence for Kids will make you feel like people from the Middle Ages! With this tour it will be like to be back to the Medieval Florence; you will see unknown areas of Florence and some of its most beautiful places, like Palazzo Strozzi and Palazzo Davanzati. You will also get a private kid-friendly guide, who will make the tour the most suitable for your little ones. Fun and learning are guaranteed! Our Tour of Medieval Florence for Kids is the adventure all your family was waiting for to discover some of the most famous sites of Florence, while having a great time!

Highlights

  • Enjoy a family tour going back to the Middle Age
  • Visit local artisan shop to see traditional uses
  • Visit a typical leather factory
  • Get a private child-friendly guide throughout the tour

Included

  • 4-hour private guide
  • Reservation for skip the line tickets, if required

Excluded

  • Tickets for Palazzo Davanzati to be paid on site
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Hotel Pickup Instructions

  • Your guide willl be waiting for you in front of the entrance of Palazzo Davanzati, holding a sign with your name

Voucher Redemption Instructions

  • Your guide willl be waiting for you in front of the entrance of Palazzo Davanzati, holding a sign with your name
  • For any information, please do not hesitate to contact us sending an enquiry to: info@realbarcelonatours.com. For those who call from UK, USA and Canada, our phone numbers is: 00 1 855 7747031 00 39063204914, working every day from 10 AM to 8 PM
  • For further information, you can also contact us on our Emergency Mobiles 00 39 347 3958166, 00 39 340 1646091 or 00 39 8077626. This number works when our office is closed, from 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM and from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Essential Information

  • Meeting point information to be found in the “Voucher Redemption Instructions” section
  • Difficulty: this tour is an easy stroll and you will enjoy it discovering the alleys and monuments of Florence. Please wear comfotable clothes and shoes

Long Description

Our Tour of Medieval Florence for Kids brings you the roots of this absolutely gorgeous city! Florence started flourishing right in the Middle Ages, and this heritage is still preserved trhoughout the beauties of the city. It is the best chance for you to discover the real essence of the city. Not only is this tour super interesting, it is simply perfect for those who are traveling with kids. You will be provided with one of our fantastic kid-friendly guide, who is specialized in shaping the tour on kids' needs and interests. Fun is guaranteed, promised!

Your tour starts with Palazzo Davanzati. It was erected in the second half of the 14th century by the Davizzi family, who were wealthy members of the wool guild. In 1516 it was sold to the Bartolini and then to the Davanzati family, a household of rich merchants. After the family's dacay, it managed to escape the numerous demolitions of 19th century Florence till it was bought by Elia Volpi, who restored It in the original style. In 1910, made the building a Museum, with exhibit changing from time to time. After being acquired by some Egyptian antique dealers in the 1920s, it was purchased by the Italian State and kept open as a museum of the Old House. Your guide will bring you inside this huge palace to tell your all the inetersting stories lying behind it. Your kids will be completely hooked by the intrigues and incredible facts of this hundred-year old building.

Your tour will continue with an outside view of Palazzo Strozzi. It was built in the 15th century for Filippo Strozzi the Elder, a rival of the Medici family. Both the families were really powerful and influent in town, so Filippo desired the most magnificent palace to show his family's supremacy. Your family oriented guide, will tell you about the Strozzi family and how it was to live in a wealthy family in Florence at that time. Your kids will feel like real little lords for a while!

If you have time, you can stop with your guide to a local artisans shop where you can admire how the hand decorated paper is produced or you can visit a leather artisan shop to discover how Florentine make their leather so special (please note that these shops are not always opened).

During this tour you will also see the sights of Dante Alighieri, the father of the Italian language who wrote one of the most well know poems of all times, the Divina Commedia. Due to political reason he was forced to leave Florence, but he was always strongly close to his beloved hometown. You will also visit the beautiful church of Orsanmichele built on the site of a kitchen garden.

Are you ready to experience the best family tour in the world? Are you ready to turn back time to the Middle Ages? Is your whole family the best time altogether? If your answer is yes, the our Tour of Medieval Florence for Kids is perfect for you... Well, it is perfect for anyone from 0 to 99 years old! Book it today!

Itinerary

  • Palazzo Davanzati
  • Palazzo Strozzi (only exteriors)
  • Stop in an artisan shop
  • Orsanmichele Church

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