The dawn and rise of the Medici dynasty

Florence walking tour on the steps of the Medici Family

Available: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday,

Languages: Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese

Duration: 180 minutes

Tour details

Florence walking tour on the steps of the Medici Family

The first thing that comes to mind when talking aboutthe Medici family is their political influence, their power and theirconnections. This is why this tour aims to focus on their story seen throughthe traces still present in their neighborhood and in the church under theirpatronage.

We will start with a presentation of the family andits arrival in Florence. We will see from the outside their Renaissance palaceand then we will enter the Laurentian complex. Here we will visit theamazing cloister and the crypt, before moving to the church where we will seethe famous old sacristy. We will then end with the Medici chapels which also houses the new sacristy, one ofthe immortal masterpieces by Michelangelo.



  • Medici Palace vs Medici Chapel, power and religion of the Medici Dinasty
  • expert, professional and local tour guide

Meeting Point

At your hotel if downtown Florence, or in a location to be decided before the beginning of the tour.

Notes, inclusions and Rain Policy

guided service, fast-tracktickets, headsets for groups of 8 pax or more

Rain or shine, we'll be there with a smile.

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