Must-see in Florence!
RentTheSun gives you some tips on things you need to see in Florence before you leave. Plan well, and see all the beautiful historical buildings, statues and squares!
1- Uffizi museum
Masterpieces of Botticelli, Giotto, Cimabue, Masaccio, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Donatello and many others.
2- Palazzo Pitti
It houses several minor collections in addition to those principal of the Medici family.
3- Piazzale Michelangelo
An incredibly beautiful panoramic view of Florence from the hillside, and a wonderful roman church nearby, San Miniato al Monte.
4- Market of San Lorenzo
The city market, with clothings, leather goods, typical food and much more!
5- Galleria dell’Accademia and Michelangelo’s David
The masterpiece of Michelangelo, the statue of David, it’s here!
6- Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
The cathedral of Florence, with the magnificent Brunelleschi dome.
7- Ponte Vecchio
How romantic! A bridge over the Arno river, sided with small ancient buildings which house traditional jewelery shops.
A typical old neighbourhood with traditional shops, small hidden streets and beautiful Florentine houses.
9- Santa Maria Novella church
A wonderful example of the early Italian Gothic style
10- Piazza della Signoria
Probably the most famous view of Florence, with Palazzo Vecchio facing the square.