Ponte Vecchio, Firenze, Italy

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Firenze, Toscana 50125 IT

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  • 4 mentions in Two days in Florence

    • Matthew H.

      Matthew H. said, "...its Boboli gardens for strolls they way they were meant to be taken. Avoid the restaurants along the river next to Ponte Vecchio, the views are nice, but they are hunting for tourists and don't provide the best food or prices..." See More

    • Sue S.

      Sue S. said, "...but didn't book more museums than that as we were travelling with our three kids. You definitely want to see the Ponte Vecchio (we went during the day and night).Our best meal was at Trattoria Sostanza, their butter chicken was incredible and..." See More

    • Damian M.

      Damian M. said, "...- Campanile di Giotto - The Baptistery of St. John - Santa Croce - Piazza della Signoria - Palazzo Vecchio - Ponte Vecchio- Boboli Gardens - Gallery of The Academy - Piazzale Michelangelo Good trip! Damian...." See More

    • Gaia Z.

      Gaia Z. said, "...:) First stop in Florence is downtown, from the Dome, to the central neighborhood of Basilica of San Lorenzo and to Ponte Vecchio. BUT don't forget to cross the River Arno and go to Piazza della Signoria (its gardens are breath-taking)..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Florence, Venice & Milan: Day Trips & Local Hangouts (food & music)?

    • Jaclyn R.

      Jaclyn R. said, "...Signoria, Piazza della Repubblica, and Piazzale Michelangelo. Good shopping near Santa Croce, Borgo Pinti, and on the back streets near the Ponte Vecchio. Day trips-- MUST do a full day in Chianti in Tuscany . My personal favorite area in Tuscany..." See More

    • Russell G.

      Russell G. said, "...Greetings Terrece, I will echo M. Mahaffy's suggestions of Gallery of The Academy & Uffizi Gallery as well as Duomo & Ponte Vecchio in Firenze; but would add Pitti Palace/Boboli Gardens, Stazione Firenze Santa Maria Novella & Basilica of Santa Croce to..." See More

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "..." in Florence are Duomo,The Baptistery of St. John, Uffizi Gallery, and probably Gallery of The Academy with Michelangelo's David, and Ponte Vecchio. As for Venice, I would say the must sees are San Marco Square and the Doge's Palace. Murano..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Where to lunch and what to see during limited time in Florence - help!

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...I would get off the train station and hop a cab to enjoy lunch overlooking the Arno and Ponte Vecchio at Golden View Open Bar. Request a window seat, and enjoy some chianti while taking in the view. I'm pretty sure I..." See More

    • Bati P.

      Bati P. said, "...to choose from. Close to the station and San Lorenzo Market. Then just walk around...Florence is not that big. Don't miss Ponte Vecchio ....." See More

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...I agree 2,000% with Jillian about seeing the Ponte Vecchio. It's insanely beautiful whether you're on it or just looking at it. I know this isn't exactly what you asked for and it's a weird one-off, but I would try to..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Restaurants in Florence

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...for the best restaurants. It proved true. Though we enjoyed coffee and gelato on the northern, more touristy side of the Ponte Vecchio, once we crossed it, we found narrow shop-lined streets and a great selection of restaurants. We ate at..." See More

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...Golden View Open Bar. Reserve a table a few days in advance by the window for an amazing view of the Ponte Vecchio. Order yourself some Chianti and try the Gorgonzola Gnocchi. Trust me on this one. :)..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Places to eat and tour in two days?

    • Renate F.

      Renate F. said, "...is long. Your hotel may also be able to reserve a spot for you here. Don't miss a walk on the Ponte Vecchio. These are the priorities, I would think but there are so many other things to see and do..." See More

    • Barbara K.

      Barbara K. said, "...Gallery of The Academy for the Michelangelo (book online in advance to save yourself time), and have a stroll across the Ponte Vecchio. Florence is very walkable and best enjoyed wandering the streets aimlessly!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Traveling in May - Good eats and sites to see in Italy and Greece?

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...Academy, Duomo, Basilica of Santa Croce, Uffizi Gallery, The Baptistery of St. John, and a walk over the Arno River on Ponte Vecchio. If you are interested in Medici component, there are several sites to see including Medici Chapel. Florence is..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best restaurants in Italy that are NOT popular on TripAdvisor?

    • Mark W.

      Mark W. said, "...sandwiches at 'Ino. Loved that place, and didn't have to deal with tourists there either, despite how close it is to Ponte Vecchio. Upstairs of the Mercato Centrale Market is a good spot to chill out for a few, over wine..." See More

  • 1 mention in Nice local restaurants or bars + popular cultural sightseeing places?

    • Kelly M.

      Kelly M. said, "...have to try the cecina with stracchino if you go here, it will blow your mind!) If you are around the Ponte Vecchio late afternoon but it's too early for dinner, stop off in Santa Felícita and pop your head into the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Special dinner recommendations for our 1 yr anniversary $200 or under pls

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...special evening in Florence is Golden View Open Bar. You can sit inside, and take in the beautiful views of the Ponte Vecchio. Request a window seat in advance! All the food is great, but I particularly love the gorgonzola gnocchi...." See More

  • 1 mention in Safety in Florence for solo travelers?

    • Nare B.

      Nare B. said, "...lonely. Actually, Florence at night is beautiful so it will be a shame to not experience it - especially music at Ponte Vecchio. Thanks all for answering my question and I hope future travellers will find these equally useful, Grazie!!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must sees between Florence and Rome?

    • Staci N.

      Staci N. said, "...lot of R&R here. You're kind of in the middle of nowhere. In Florence make sure to go to the crowded Ponte Vecchio. Caffè Ponte Vecchio has delicious chocolate gelato that you must stop in and see. Plus, there is free..." See More

  • 1 mention in Help with a good travel itinerary!

    • Lawrence M.

      Lawrence M. said, "...John and Ghiberti's "Gates of Paradise" doors (must be seen to be believed)Loggia dei Lanzi (outdoor sculptures on the town square) Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge, now lined with gold merchants)Galleria dell'Accademia (Accademia Museum) (Michelangelo's David, plus a bunch more) MONDAY: (Many European..." See More

  • 1 mention in One day trip to Florence. What we can not miss?

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...to the Uffizi right at opening and spend a few hours, then stroll a little bit around the Arno River and Ponte Vecchio. Find a nice low key place to have lunch. In the afternoon, work a walking map around the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best dinner in Florence?

    • Valerie S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Valerie S. said, "...you do lunch one day of your trip, be sure to do Il Panino del Chianti at the end of the Ponte Vecchio. Order a bottle of wine and custom order your sandwich, and prepare to be amazed. It was absolutely..." See More

  • 1 mention in Florence eats?

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...View Open Bar. It's located right on the Arno river, so be sure to request a table looking out on the Ponte Vecchio. If you go, you must order the Gnocchi con Gorgonzola. I dream about it! Not too far from..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to visit in Italy

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...missed seeing a lot of attractions because the lines were so long. That said, the city is absolutely worth seeing. The Ponte Vecchio is one of the most amazing things I've ever seen--don't miss it if you go!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best itinerary to visit Europe - 15 days

    • Renate F.

      Renate F. said, "...Have your hotel reserve a ticket for you to see the David at Gallery of The Academy (Accademia), walk over the Ponte Vecchio and spend some time in the lovely Boboli Gardens.Days 7-9: Take the 3hr train-ride to Venice. Spend time in..." See More

  • 1 mention in Family of 5 in Italy - ideas or tips?

    • Gordon A.

      Gordon A. said, "...is easy to access by walking. Florence which is in Tuscany is my favourite... great food, nice countryside... must go to Ponte Vecchio and taste the ice-cream in the square. Hope it helps!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Which towns in Tuscany should we see?

    • Matthew C.

      Matthew C. said, "...Open Bar . I know the name looks strange, but it is situated on right on the Arno just next to Ponte Vecchio. It has an amazing view and I recommend either the truffle chicken, truffle ravioli, or pasta with a..." See More

  • 1 mention in What's a nice but affordable hotel in Florence?

    • cristiano c.

      cristiano c. said, "...grand entrance hall with free Wi-Fi, marble floors and statues, and elegant rooms with air conditioning. The Uffizi Gallery and the Ponte Vecchio are both less than half a mile from the Grand Hotel Cavour. The Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun daytime and nightlife places and activities in Florence

    • Jillian G.

      Jillian G. said, "...You must walk the Ponte Vecchio, and picnic atop Piazzale Michelangelo for beautiful views. Stop and grab a coffee at Caffè Le Torri and for dinner try one of my favories Golden View Open Bar -their gnocchi is out of this..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun and Exciting Activities in Florence?

    • Laura K.

      Laura K. said, "...describe Florence as "exciting" for a teenager, but the things our teens enjoy are walking along the river and across the Ponte Vecchio and viewing the massiveness of the Duomo and climbing the tower. If you're hikers, definitely go across the river..." See More

  • 1 mention in Need suggestions on a European Itinerary

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...must! Florence and Venice are both beautiful and a day in each one suffices. In Florence don't miss the Cathedral and Ponte Vecchio. In Venice your plan sounds really good! It's been years since I visited either Lucerne or Zurich so..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best restaurants you can't miss in Florence?

    • Pamela P.

      Pamela P. said, "...My favorite Florence restaurant is Trattoria l'Parione, not far from Ponte Vecchio. The fifty-year-old trattoria is housed in a historical 14th century historical building, and the cuisine is classic Tuscan with a creative, contemporary spin. If possible, sit in the cozy..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must sees in La Spezia, Florence, and Venice????

    • Brenda B.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Brenda B. said, "...In Florence, the Pitti Palace and gardens (better than the Uffizi in my opinion), cross the Ponte Vecchio, climb the Duomo, and you must go inside The Baptistery of St. John...." See More

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