Florence with Kids guided tour
Half-Day Exploring Florence and its treasures WITH YOUR FAMILY
Stroll the cobblestone streets of Florence while your guide during the Florence with Kids guided tour introduces you to the legends, the architecture and the culture that make Florence known as the Renaissance City. Not only will she point out important historic sites, but introduce you to the Florentine culture, indicating boutiques for shopping, restaurants, and gelaterias (ice cream shops).
Some of the sites you will see (external visit): House of Dante, Piazza Repubblica, the Old Bridge (Ponte Vecchio) and Piazza Signoria.
Special activities in florence for kids
Together with touring the classical sites, in these four hours we will concentrate on bringing the city alive for kids of all ages. Combining the colorful stories and legends that appeal to young inquisitive minds with creative games and activities.
During the Florence with Kids guided tour your Guide Paola especially enjoys showing off Palazzo Vecchio for families, for example, the apartment of the Medici family where you and your kids play part in a treasure hunt looking for a special symbol painted by Cosimo I.
- Let’s not forget finding the perfect homemade gelato with seasonal flavour only.We can even organize hands on gelato cooking class where your children will certainly have fun.
- A boat tour along the river Arno when the weather is nice is always a fun adventure for all ages.Enjoy the unique and rare privilege of admiring Florence’s magnificence leisurely, relaxing and tasting an aperitivo wine, aboard a traditional ‘barchetto’ on the Arno river, entirely made of wood, it is one of the 4 still existing originals!
- Another great option in this tour of Florence for families is a visit to a Florentine handpaper store, adults and children can learn how to decorate with the classical designs crafted by hand.