If you're a first time visitor to Florence, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in Florence.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions in Florence.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"The city has some fascinating places to visit including museums, the famous Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, the Piazzale Michelangelo, the Uffizi Gallery, the Ponte Vecchio, etc." See More
"For the Uffizi Gallery, I think you have to buy tickets ahead of time for a time slot." See More
"Walk up to Piazzale Michelangelo at sunset for stellar views of the city." See More
"There are the main attractions that everyone wants to hit: Vatican City, Colosseum, Gallery of The Academy, Leaning Tower of Pisa etc." See More
"Bargello National Museum (mostly Renaissance sculpture, including several Michelangelos & Donatellos" See More
" Florence is more of a museum town, Uffizi Gallery, Academia, Pitti Palace, Museo Galileo and churches, Basilica of Santa Croce, Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore." See More
"Florence Cathedral (the Duomo) is one of Italy's greatest churches." See More
"Don't stay near the Duomo or San Lorenzo Market." See More
"is Piazzale Michelangelo (and the ancient church of San Miniato al Monte nearby, which I strongly recommend)." See More
"Also, take her to Loretta Caponi for beautiful nightgowns." See More
"Then you can take a load off at Le volpi e l'uva and try some of their outstanding wines and don't forget to have them pair them with some excellent local cheeses to make the experience outstanding." See More
"Upstairs of the Mercato Centrale Market is a good spot to chill out for a few, over wine and polpettes." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Florence locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Florence.
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