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City Trip Florence

Florence is not only an important art metropolis, the queen among Italy's cities also has a lot to offer culinarily wise. Discover Florence on your next city trip comfortably on a long weekend.

Florence is a beautiful, no, a very special city.

How to get to Florence

The journey by train only takes about five hours. Thus the Tuscan city is literally only a stone's throw away. With the beautiful landscape that passes by during the train journey, time flies by. Of course you can also fly to Florence. From Zurich it takes about 1.5 hours with Swiss.

UNESCO World Heritage Site

There's a lot to see in Florence. The Piazza delle Signoria, the square of the historical centre, the cathedral, the Ponte and Palazzo-Vecchio, the Uffizi, the Piazzale Michelangelo and the oldest pharmacy in Europe, the Farmacia di Santa Maria Novella are particularly worth seeing. These are the places to visit on your city break. The historic centre of the city, which is home to more than a million people, was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1982.

Pure enjoyment

As a lover of Italian cuisine, you are in good hands in Florence. Let yourself be enchanted by culinary highlights and enjoy the abundance of pleasures. There are many good restaurants that you can try during your visit.

Where there is good food, there are usually also good wines - the same is true in Florence. There are several wine tasting possibilities in the surroundings of Florence. Rent a bike, discover the area on two wheels and taste the best wines from winery to winery.

Enjoy the Italian flair of Florence, but be on your guard because nobody can get enough of Florence!

With the travel specialist to Florence

Book your hotel today and your arrival and departure by train or plane for your next city break in Florence.



Florence – Hotels and Accommodations

Hotel Firenze
Florence | Florence – Italy
2
Hotel Firenze
from CHF 50.–
 
Hotel Paris
Florence
3
Hotel Paris
from CHF 58.–
 
Hôtel Delle Nazioni
Florence
3
Hôtel Delle Nazioni

Non-smoking hotel opposite the main train station. 135 simply furnished rooms (17 m2) with TV, free …

from CHF 63.–
 
Hotel Corona d'Italia
Florence | Florence - Italy
3
Hotel Corona d'Italia

1 night per person in a double room incl. breakfast

from CHF 70.–
 
Hotel Gioia
Florence
3
Hotel Gioia
from CHF 70.–
 
Hotel Botticelli
Florence
3
Hotel Botticelli
from CHF 76.–
 
Hotel Diplomat
Florence | Florence – Italy
4
Hotel Diplomat
from CHF 89.–
 
Hotel Roma
Florence | Florence -Italy
4
Hotel Roma
from CHF 95.–
 
c-hotels Ambasciatori
Florence | Florence - Italy
4
c-hotels Ambasciatori

1 night per person in a double room incl. breakfast

from CHF 96.–
 
Gallery Art Hotel
Florence | Florence – Italy
4
Gallery Art Hotel

1 night per person in a double room incl. breakfast

from CHF 144.–
 
Hotel Brunelleschi
Florence | Florence – Italy
4
Hotel Brunelleschi

1 night per person in a double room incl. breakfast

from CHF 154.–
 
Hotel Firenze Number Nine
Florence | Florence – Italy
4
Hotel Firenze Number Nine
from CHF 199.–
 
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Florence – Our personally audited hotels and accommodations in

Florence Discover

Florence Cathedral  and Terraces
Florence Cathedral and Terraces

Guided tour of the cathedral with entrance without lining up. Guided tour of the crypt of Santa Reparata and on the north terrace on the roof of the cathedral. Admission ticket for the cathedral complex (valid for 24 hours) including the cathedral, crypt, baptistery, Giotto's bell tower, Brunelleschi's dome and the Duomo Opera Museum. » When: daily at 2.30 pm, only in English. Duration: approx. 2 hours.


Price per person from CHF 72.–
 
Boat trip in Florence
Boat trip in Florence

Enjoy a romantic evening cruise on the Arno River aboard a traditional gondola. Discover Florence from a new perspective and listen to the fascinating stories about Florence. Afterwards you will enjoy a glass of Proscco. » When: 1.5.-31.10. at 5.00 or 6.00 pm in E. Duration: approx. 1½ hours.


Price per person from CHF 53.–
 
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Florence inferno
Florence inferno

Guided walk in the footsteps of Robert Langdon, the hero of Ron Howard's film "Inferno" based on Dan Brown's novel. » When: daily in E/F/G min. 2 persons. Duration: approx. 3 hours.


Price per person from CHF 92.–
 
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City tour by bike
City tour by bike

Almost without any exception, you can cycle on traffic-free roads off the usual tourist trails and discover Florence in a different way. » When: several times a day in E. Duration: approx. 2 hours.


Price per person from CHF 34.–
 
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Fiat 500 vintage tour
Fiat 500 vintage tour

Take a ride in an original restored Fiat 500 and enjoy the sights and beauty of the city at sunset. Afterwards a typical Tuscan dinner in the heart of the city. » When: daily at 7.00 pm. Duration: approx. 4 hours in E/I, (valid driving licence required).


Price per person from CHF 97.–
 
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Hop-on/Hop-off-Tour
Hop-on/Hop-off-Tour

Over 30 stops on two different lines with major attractions, where you can get on and off as you like. Multilingual audio tape commentary (incl. English). » When: daily. from 9.30 am to 6.00 pm, audioguide.


Price per person from CHF 36.–
 
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The Leaning Tower of Pisa
The Leaning Tower of Pisa

An impressive trip through the picturesque landscape of Tuscany to Pisa with a visit to Piazza dei Miracoli and the world-famous Leaning Tower. » When: daily at 08.30 am in E/F/G min. 2 persons, november - march in english. Duration: approx. 5½ hours. Including ascent of the tower. Children from 8 years allowed.


Price per person from CHF 84.–
 
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Siena, San Gimignano with wine tasting
Siena, San Gimignano with wine tasting

Journey by the lovely landscape of the Chianti with its vineyards and olive trees and visit of the beautiful cities Siena, San Gimignano and Greve incl. wine tasting. » When: daily at 8.30 a.m. in E/F/G, minimum 2 persons. Duration: approx. 11 hours. Lunch not included.


Price per person from 76.–
 
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Wine tasting in Chianti – Florence
Wine tasting in Chianti – Florence

Discover the traditions of Tuscany with its picturesque landscapes full of vineyards and olive groves. Visit 2 wineries, enjoy the famous noble wines and succumb to the magic of Greve and Castellina in Chianti. » When: daily at 1.15 pm. Duration: half day in E.


Price per person from CHF 64.–
 
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Day trip to Cinque Terre – Florence
Day trip to Cinque Terre – Florence

Visit the picturesque fishing villages of the Cinque Terre. Admire the spectacular Mediterranean coast and admire the colourful fishing houses on a boat trip through the bay of Cinque Terre. » When: daily at 7 am. Duration: full day in E.


Price per person from CHF 124.–
 
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