The Medieval Florence is represented nowadays by still standing Towers-Houses located around the city. Inside these towers medieval families lived and also protected themselves from enemies. During the tour your guide will speak about the struggle and rivalry between the Guelph and Ghibelline, two very important political parties during the Medieval period.
Highlight of this tour: we enter a private Towerhouse, still owned by the members of an ancient Florentine Family. They will show us in depth how it was the life in the towerhouse during the dark age, its secret corners and passages and what where the strange tools we'll see for. We'll have an aperitif with them, whillst told misterious stories of the house and shown the private artworks they still own ! Very exclusive tour!
Aperitif with snacks served by the owner family
Exclusive entrance in a private medieval tower house and meeting with the owner
Professional art historian guide
What's Not Included
Hotel pickup and drop-off
INFANT: Age: 0 - 5
CHILD: Age: 6 - 17
ADULT: Age: 18 - 99
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Gear/equipment sanitised between use
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Public transportation options are available nearby
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Suitable for all physical fitness levels
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Regular temperature checks for staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
What To Expect
Museo Casa di Dante
Dante's House is in the medieval center of Florence, where we visit the Tower houses of the time
Admission Ticket Free
The private Tower House we are visiting is located in the Oltrarno District
Admission Ticket Included
The oldest and most evocative bridge of Florence. It is the symbol of the city
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