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Florence in One Glorious Day (or two)

Enjoy Florence's must-see sights and save! The Florence in One Day special includes 3 great tours, 2 famous museums, smaller groups and the best guides in Florence... With our specially-trained great guides (the best in Florence!), experience the must-sees and masterpieces of Florence. Enjoy our special skip-the-lines program with all costs included, plus our innovative, entertaining and interesting small-group tours. You can opt to do this discounted Florence in one day tour package over more than one day if you prefer*.

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Florence in Two Glorious Days - including exclusive-entry Vasari Corridor Tour

4 great tours and all the must-see's of Florence at 1 great price! Led by our specially-trained tour guides (the best in Florence!), enjoy an entertaining Florence city tour, be guided through the Uffizi Gallery, cross the Vasari Corridor on our exclusive-entry tour, and be fascinated by the amazing history behind Michelangelo's David in the Accademia. All costs are included on our innovative, entertaining and interesting small-group tours.

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Rick Steves Readers Special Discounted Italy Grand Tour Special

Italy Grand Tour: 9 great tours, smaller groups and the best guides!
The very best of Italy with 9 of our most popular tours in Venice, Rome and Florence plus a return transfer to the fascinating Island of Murano in Venice to see glass artisans at work. Skip the lines, enjoy great guided tours in Italy, see Italy's must-see sights with the best tour guides in Italy. Enjoy the luxury of smaller groups, and save!

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Grand Tour Italy plus Best of Tuscany Discount Package

10 great tours, smaller groups and the best guides in Italy! Enjoy great tours in Venice, Rome, Florence and Tuscany plus a return transfer to the fascinating Island of Murano in Venice. Experience the best of Italy's must-see sights with the best tour guides, and save!

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The Best of Florence and Tuscany - Smaller Groups - Skip the Lines

See the very best of Florence and Tuscany and save! Includes 4 top tours at one special price.

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The Original Florence Walk from € 29.00

Explore the most famous sights of Florence's ancient centre with a great tour guide!Our tour of Florence's historical city centre is run by the only Florence tour company recommended by just about every major travel guide, and featured on a BBC World, History and Discovery channel documentary with Michael Palin.

Masterpieces of the Uffizi Gallery Tour from € 49.00

Enjoy the Original and Best Uffizi Gallery Tour with the best guides in Florence! This is the only tour to cover both levels of the Uffizi Gallery and includes more masterpieces than any other tour of its kind! Our Uffizi Gallery tour, as featured in a BBC WORLD documentary with Michael Palin, offers easy access to the world-famous Uffizi Gallery.

The Original David Tour - Accademia Museum Visit from € 36.00

Visit the original David by Michelangelo and discover the amazing history behind the creation of the world's most famous statue.
History and art come alive! Enjoy learning about the greatest sculpture ever created with our expert guides. See the original intended location for Michelangelo's David. Hear all about the miserly genius that was one of the greatest masters of the Renaissance.  

My Exclusive Florence in One Glorious Day (or Two!) from € 94.00

See the very best of Florence with your own private guide!Visit all the must-sees of Florence's historical city centre in two great exclusive tours. Over 6 hours in total with Florence's best tour guides.

My Exclusive Original Florence & David Tour from € 46.00

The Original Florence Walk and the David at the Accademia  Two and a half hour City Walk plus a half hour visit to the Accademia Museum to see Michelangelo's "David".

Masterpieces of the Uffizi Gallery plus Exclusive-entry Vasari Corridor Tour from € 98.00

The Uffizi Gallery plus the Vasari Corridor - two world-famous museums at one special price! See the world’s greatest collection of Renaissance paintings, plus the most unique collection of portraits by famous master artists. Experience the greatest highlights of the world-famous Uffizi Gallery - made even more famous by Dan Brown's "Inferno".

Italian Passions: Food & Wine Tour from € 69.00

With more tastings than any other food tour around, delve into Italy's gastronimic culture on this sumptuous tour of food in Florence! Shop not just like a local, but actually with a local! Visit Florence’s best sanctuaries of delectable tastes. Tour Florence’s central food market and discover the amazing ingredients that combine to form delicious Italian dishes.

Sex, Drugs & Renaissance: An Adults Only Tour from € 39.00

An absolute first in Florence. No other tour company has dared uncover this side of Florence’s history. From the shocking lifestyles of the rich and famous to the seedy underbelly of Florence’s past, hear about the scandals that rocked the Renaissance.
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Customers Reviews

Artviva: The Original and Best Walking Tours
Average Rating:   4.9 out of 5 stars
   Based on 54 Ratings.
Last 10 reviews:

On 2014/07/20
Sara said:

excellent

Kane was a fabulous guide! He had an extensive knowledge of relevant historical fact and made the history of Florence come alive. It really helped having a native English speaking guide as we found other guides who had English as their second language were often difficult to understand. Thank you Kane!

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On 2014/05/26
Kaaren said:

EXCELLENT VENICE TOURS

The 4 Venice tours, Venice in one Glorious Day, are outstanding. We did 2 on Mon 5/12 and 2 on Wed 5/14. Jen was our fantastic guide for 2 of them. I don't remember the names of the other 2 Italian ladies, but they were also excellent & easy to understand.

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On 2014/04/22
Helen Stevens said:

I'd like to thank Angelos for giving us a fantastic evening tour 16th April. His local knowledge brought Florence alive and made our stay much more enjoyable. Thanks for the tips about places to go - we loved the Opera!

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On 2014/04/15
Susan S said:

Simply Wonderful!

Touring the Uffizi Gallery with Klaus was the highlight of our trip to Florence; his passion and knowledge provided for an unforgettable afternoon. Booking a tour with ArtViva is highly recommended!

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On 2013/12/15
Ryan Antista said:

Awesome and highly recommended!

I used the Art Viva services while in Florence for two tours, The Uffizi Gallery and the Academia Gallery. Because I went in a low season I was the only client and the company still went through with the service, thank you! I had the best tour guild that I could ever hope for! Her name was Elizabeth. She was knowledgeable, fun to be with, very well informed and broke down the pieces and art history in a way that was artful in and of itself. I give the tour service and specifically Elizabeth a 100% A+ and recommend this group all the way. I had a great experience, thank you so much!!

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On 2013/11/04
Anthony said:

Great tour, Stefan was the best

If you are going to Florence this tour is a must, Volterra is amazing "town in the clouds", and without all the tourists. Stefan made the tour absolutely fantastic and it was the highlight of our holidays.

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On 2013/10/22
Jane Wood said:

Uffizi Tour 26.9.13

An excellent tour. Floriana our guide: friendly; informative and impressively knowledgeable. A dream fulfilled. Thank you.

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On 2013/09/08
Howard said:

Inspiring and Fun!

We did the Florence in One Glorious Day. Worth every moment. Klaus entertained, inspired and excited us with his knowledge, delivery and communication. He gave us 'big picture' history and 'little picture' stories, putting humanity into the architecture. Just excellent. Liz helped us enjoy the Uffizi and Accademia with her art knowledge and insight. Both great tour guides. Next time, we'll be back!

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On 2013/08/27
peter taylor said:

great

enjoyed tour,very informative and pleasant pace would reccomend

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On 2013/06/29
Studebaker Family said:

Perfect Morning in Tuscany was Truly Perfect

On our last day in Florence we wanted to go off the beaten path. This tour was perfect - hiking, history and beautiful scenery. We can't say enough about our tour guide Stefano - he was exceptionally knowledgeable, accommodating and very personable. By the end of the tour, we felt like we'd spent the morning with a friend. The tour included a delicious lunch at a villa with gorgeous views and great company. We highly recommend requesting Stefano for your tour and lunch.

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