Medici Villas Gardens

and Countryside

Program:

Pick up from your location in Florence and departure to Florence’s hills where you can discover the beauty and the majesty of the De Medici legacy. Its power, secrets and gossip.

First stop is Michelangelo’s square for the best view of the town. close to the unforgettable San Miniato Church. A privilege point of view to from “Ponte Vecchio and the streets of the old centre, to the Accademia Gallery famous museum for the works by Michelangelo and his original statue of the David. Continue by driving into the city centre you will admire the religious centre composed by the Giotto’s bell tower, the Baptistery and its famous Gate of Paradise, the Cathedral and its majestic Cupola of Brunelleschi. After departure to an enchanting small hilltop town to visit a ghost house, a mysterious villa witness of a famous murder in the De Medid family, the dynasty who ruled Florence in its best period. The Villa still preserve its splendid Italian style gardens as well as their highly elegant interiors, which include the period furniture and furnishings. And an incredible Italian style garden with one of the most beautiful Florence landscapes.

Time for lunch. Next. we will depart to an enchanting villa always owned by De Medici family, ta which they loved to escape from the stress and strain of life in the city, the Medici princes fled to their luxurious country manors. The Villa is famous to be the crime scene of one of the most brutal murder in the history of the family, we will discover the details and the secrets of these walls together.

ON REQUEST

– Lunch in a local restaurant

 

LENGTH

8 hours including pick up and drop off

THE TOUR IS VIABLE DEPARTING FROM THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS

-Florence

-Other location

AUDIENCE

Individuals / Groups

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