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Florence Central Market (Mercato Centrale)
Florence Central Market (Mercato Centrale)

Florence Central Market (Mercato Centrale)

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The renovated Central Market (Mercato Centrale) is a trendy gastronomic mecca in the heart of Florence. On the ground floor, you’ll find 19th-century architecture and traditional food stalls; upstairs, there’s an urban food court featuring more than a dozen stands and shops, as well as a cooking school.

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Piazza del Mercato Centrale, Firenze, Italy
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Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence

Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence

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Try your hand at Florentine cuisine on this cooking class. Journey first to the city’s Central Market alongside expert chefs to select local ingredients for your lunch. Then head to the cooking school to learn how to make Tuscan favorites such as bruschetta, homemade pasta, and dessert. Afterward, sit down to enjoy the fruits of your labor, complemented by Chianti wine.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$122.58
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$122.58
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Cooking Lesson: From The Market To The Table in Florence

Cooking Lesson: From The Market To The Table in Florence

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Learn to prepare a full Italian meal from scratch during a small-group cooking class in Florence. Your instructor is a professional chef who takes you first on a shopping excursion to the Central Market, then leads you through the steps of preparing the multicourse meal. Includes lunch with wine, and recipes to take home.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$97.82
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$97.82
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Florence Cooking Course and Local Market Visit

Florence Cooking Course and Local Market Visit

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Try your hand at Italian fare during this cooking course and market tour in Florence. Begin with a walking tour through the San Lorenzo Market, choosing fresh ingredients for your dishes. Then head back to the kitchen and learn how to prepare a 4-course Tuscan meal under the guidance of a chef. Sit to feast on your creations and take recipes home at the end of your class. The lesson is divided into two groups, with a maximum of 15 people per chef for a more personal experience.
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  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$92.87
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$92.87
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Small-Group Florence Food Walking Tour

Small-Group Florence Food Walking Tour

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Indulge in a true taste of Florence on this food and walking tour. Led by a foodie guide, travel through the streets of the Renaissance city and stop at the top local haunts. Check out the fresh produce at the San Lorenzo Market, try the bold flavors of an Italian coffee, and peruse a Florentine delicatessen. You’ll sample plenty of specialties along the way, including cheeses, breads, olive oils, gelato, and Italian wine. Numbers are limited to 12 people to ensure an intimate experience.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$86.67
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$86.67
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Cooking Class in Florence; a market to table tour

Cooking Class in Florence; a market to table tour

After shopping in local market Our chef will show you how to make fresh pasta from the raw ingredients and you will have the chance to knead it yourself! You will also cook the sauce (Tomato, Ragù Bolognese or Pesto), ‘bruschetta’ as a starter, as well as a dessert!
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$134.83
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$134.83
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Private Tour from Livorno Port Cruise Terminal to Florence and Pisa

Private Tour from Livorno Port Cruise Terminal to Florence and Pisa

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We will let you discover the capitals of art and culture, Pisa and Florence and part of the Tuscan countryside, visit the most important cities in the region. On this free excursion, you will meet your driver at the meeting point at the port of Livorno, you will board our air-conditioned luxury van and offer you bottles of water, Wifi at your disposal, maximum comfort to take you to Pisa and Florence . As it is a private tour, we will let you discover the cities according to your needs and requirements. We will show you Piazza dei Miracoli, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Duomo, discover the characteristic markets, the most important square in the city of Florence and many other attractions. Your driver will calculate the return time for the return to the ship. He will suggest you if you have not booked a wine tasting in a farm near the return route to the Port or some restaurant or master chocolatiers in the center of Florence, indicate where to go shopping,
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$780.07
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$780.07
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The Italian Cooking Class

The Italian Cooking Class

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If you want to discover the secrets of Italian cuisine we suggest you to take part in our Cooking Class in Florence. You will be guided by professional chefs and you will live an intimate experience thanks to the very small number of participants. Small-group italian cooking class in Florence. Learn the traditional and modern arts of pasta making. Learn how to prepare a classic Italian meal in a home-like, cooking school kitchen. Enjoy your dishes with complimentary Tuscan wine. Receive a recipe booklet and diploma after your class. Enjoy personalized attention from the chefs in a small-group class limited to 20 people at most.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$86.67
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$86.67

Market & Cooking Experience in Florence

Market & Cooking Experience in Florence

There’s no better way to get acquainted with a country’s culture than through its cuisine. Delve deeper into Florence’s food scene during a market tour and cooking class that lets you overcome the language barrier and sample local dishes that you may otherwise have missed. This tour proves ideal for food lovers and first-time visitors.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$92.87
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$92.87
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Florence Food Tour: Home-Made Pasta, Truffle, Cantucci, Olive Oil, Gelato

Florence Food Tour: Home-Made Pasta, Truffle, Cantucci, Olive Oil, Gelato

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Explore Florence cuisine with a local foodie on a 2.5-hour culinary tour of the city that includes tastings at markets, shops, and cafés along the way. Sample Florence foods that range from fresh pasta and truffles to gelato and pastries. This 3-hour tour is limited to 15 people for individual service from the guide, and in between treats, you’ll walk by some of the city’s most beloved landmarks and local neighborhoods.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$52.00
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$52.00
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Florence Sightseeing Tour for Kids & Families with Gelato Tasting

Florence Sightseeing Tour for Kids & Families with Gelato Tasting

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Dig into the history of the Tuscan capital in a way the whole family will enjoy with this 2.5-hour walking tour of Florence for families. Join a kid-friendly guide as you explore Santa Croce, the San Lorenzo Market, the Porcellino, Piazza della Signoria, the Duomo, Piazza della Repubblica, Ponte Vecchio, and more. Keep kids engaged with interactive games and activities.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.25
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$79.25
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Florence Food Tour - Enjoy live demonstrations & artisanal foods - Ultimate Food

Florence Food Tour - Enjoy live demonstrations & artisanal foods - Ultimate Food

Watch a live demonstration of how to cook the main Florentine and Tuscan dishes and taste lampredotto, Tuscan salami and Chianti wine. Need to add more? Our local expert guide will also give you stories, a fascinating story and a unique look into the best part of Florentine life ... food of course!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.11
Price varies by group size
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$120.11
Price varies by group size

Private Tour from Livorno Port Cruise Terminal to Florence

Private Tour from Livorno Port Cruise Terminal to Florence

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We will take you to discover the capital of Tuscan art and culture and visit the most important city in the region. On this free excursion, you will meet your driver at the meeting point at the port of Livorno, you will board our air-conditioned luxury van and offer you bottles of water, Wifi at your disposal, maximum comfort to take you to Florence. As it is a private tour, we will let you discover the city according to your needs and requirements. We will show you the Duomo, discover the characteristic markets, the most important square in the city and many other attractions in Florence. Your driver will calculate the return time for the return to the ship. He will suggest any extrastop, for example a wine tasting in a farm near the return route to the Port or some restaurants or master chocolatiers in the center of Florence or indicate places where to shop,
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$666.74
per group
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$666.74
per group
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Highlights of Florence Kids & Families Small Group Tour with Gelato

Highlights of Florence Kids & Families Small Group Tour with Gelato

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See Florence in family-friendly style during this half-day, guided tour that’s designed with kids in mind. Play games, tackle trivia questions and hear stories about the city’s sights. Visit San Lorenzo Market, Piazza della Repubblica, Ponte Vecchi and more and enjoy a little free time to indulge in locally made gelato and other treats.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$73.05
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$73.05
Price varies by group size
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Florence and Pisa from Livorno Cruise Port Shore Excursion Wine Tasting Included

Florence and Pisa from Livorno Cruise Port Shore Excursion Wine Tasting Included

Enjoy this unforgettable Shore Excursion and make memories of the landmarks: • Pisa: - Leaning Tower - Piazza dei Miracoli • Florence: - Piazzale Michelangelo - Ponte Vecchio - Piazza della Signoria - Basilica of Santa Croce - Accademia Gallery with Skip-The-Line tickets (in Private tour options) - Piazza del Mercato Centrale - Giotto BellTower - Duomo Free time for lunch where the driver can suggest a nice restaurant or pizzeria within your desired budget. Included: • Wine Tasting in the Tuscany countryside in Private tour option. Upgradable with licensed local tour guide in Florence. Private or Shared Tour available options. Worry-free Shore Excursion: We will ensure your timely return to the Livorno Cruise Port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. See our terms and conditions for full details.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$278.60
Price varies by group size
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$278.60
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Personal Vacation and Travel Photographer Tour in Florence

Personal Vacation and Travel Photographer Tour in Florence

Let’s face it: those selfies and quick snaps from your camera phone don’t always do your travels justice. Invest in the services of professional photographer while you visit Florence and document the trip properly. A local guide designs a customized route through the city based on your unique needs, then a library of professional photos is available for download within five business days of the shoot.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$322.92
per group
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$322.92
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Florence Street Food Tour including Central Market

Florence Street Food Tour including Central Market

Enjoy our small group tour led by a professional and local guide. Walk through history and art in Florence. You will visit the Central Market and you will try home-made pasta, schiacciata with balsamic vinegar, cantuccini, truffle. Then our expert guide will show you some of the beauty of Florence such as the Cathedral, Giotto’s Bell Tower (outside) then while you are surrounded by history and while our guide will tell you anecdotes and traditons you will continue eating: pappa al pomodoro and the most traditional dessert: coccoli and the famous italian gelato. Please note that drinks are not included.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$43.34
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$43.34
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Florence by night with aperitivo

Florence by night with aperitivo

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See a different side to Florence on an evening tour that provides a great introduction to the Tuscan city for first-time visitors. Perfect for solo travelers and groups looking discover Florence’s nightlife, this tour includes an Italian buffet and drinks at one of the city’s liveliest bars, a place favoured by locals rather than tourists.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.96
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$30.96
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Hop On! The Perfect Full Day Florence Tour From Rome

Hop On! The Perfect Full Day Florence Tour From Rome

The capital city of Italy’s Tuscany region, Florence is internationally esteemed for its high concentration of Renaissance art and architecture. Marvel at the renaissance art and architecture on full display at the ceremonial building adjacent to a corner of the Piazza della Signoria. Experience the firsthand feeling of standing under the world’s largest masonry dome. Explore the treasure trove of notable sculptures such as a replica of Michelangelo’s Statue of David, the Fountain of Neptune, Hercules and Caucus as well as Perseus with the Head of Medusa. * A full day roaming the city of Florence and sightseeing the incredible works of artists, architects, and ancient culture. * Entrance to Uffizi Gallery or Accademia Gallery that house marvelous work of artists. * Palazzo Vecchio, a grand palace overlooking the Piazza della Signoria. Why you choose this tour? This tour gives you the experience that is longlasting.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$468.43
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$468.43
Price varies by group size

Walk in Florence Historic Center

Walk in Florence Historic Center

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Join us on this walk through Florence's historic center. Cradle of the Cultural Renaissance, we will go through the main sights of the city. I will tell you about the famous painters and architects who left their mark on the Palaces and Churches, such as Brunelleschi, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci. On the way I will also tell you gossip, legends and "stories" of a family that for centuries was the most important in Europe: The Medicis. Our tour ends with a wonderful view of the Arno River from Ponte Vecchio.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.45
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$34.45

Livorno Port Shore Excursion: Florence and Pisa Wine Tasting Included

Livorno Port Shore Excursion: Florence and Pisa Wine Tasting Included

Enjoy this unforgettable Shore Excursion and make memories of the landmarks: • Pisa: - Leaning Tower - Piazza dei Miracoli • Florence: - Piazzale Michelangelo - Ponte Vecchio - Piazza della Signoria - Basilica of Santa Croce - Accademia Gallery with Skip-The-Line tickets (in Private tour options) - Piazza del Mercato Centrale - Giotto BellTower - Duomo Free time for lunch where the driver can suggest a nice restaurant or pizzeria within your desired budget. Included: • Wine Tasting in the Tuscany countryside in Private tour option. Upgradable with licensed local tour guide in Florence. Private or Shared Tour available options. Worry-free Shore Excursion: We will ensure your timely return to the Livorno Cruise Port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. See our terms and conditions for full details.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$278.60
Price varies by group size
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$278.60
Price varies by group size
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Private 3-Hour Food Tour of Florence

Private 3-Hour Food Tour of Florence

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Taste your way through Florence's local cuisine during this 3-hour small-group food tour. Follow your culinary expert guide to local food purveyors in the streets and alleys of Florence, listening to stories and interesting facts about the city as you stroll. Start your day with an authentic Italian espresso, then stop Central Market of San Lorenzo to walk among the stalls of fresh produce. Taste some local Chianti, Ribollita (Tuscan soup) and fluffy pastries at a Florentine bakery. Finish your tour with a classic gelato. All tastings are included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$82.66
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$82.66
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San Lorenzo Market Food and Wine Tour in Florence

San Lorenzo Market Food and Wine Tour in Florence

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Dig into the delicious culinary history of the Tuscan capital with this 4-hour food and wine tour of Florence. Join a knowledgeable local guide for visits to 7 places to eat or drink in the historic center – trattorias, restaurants, pastry shops, gelaterias, wineries and more. Check out the food vendors in the bustling San Lorenzo Market. Take this tour on your first day in Florence so you can eat better for the rest of your stay. Come hungry!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$110.20
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$110.20
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Food Tasting Tour in Florence

Food Tasting Tour in Florence

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Delve into the Florentine culinary culture with this 2-hour food-focused tour. Learn about the history of Italian food and drink through insightful commentary and visits to several landmark bakeries and restaurants, including Florence's oldest bakery and the San Lorenzo Market. All food and drink tastings at five different locations are included.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$110.22
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$110.22

Florence Food Tour

Florence Food Tour

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Enjoy tastings at some of Florence’s most local establishments on this small-group gourmet food tour, led by a professional chef. Throughout the tour, you’ll visit a combination of classic Florentine highlights and lesser-known destinations, San Lorenzo Market, Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio. First Stop the San Lorenzo Market, walk through the market and have a taste of the most delicious product from florence and tuscany. Rather than just eating Florentine food, you meet local vendors and taste delicacies like traditional charcuterie, cheese’s parmigiano reggiano and pecorino, balsamic vinegar tasting, Extra virgin olive oil tasting, espresso tasting, wine tasting and gelato.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$110.20
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Florence Central Market (Mercato Centrale) can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 69 Florence Central Market (Mercato Centrale) tickets and tours on Viator.

Currently, an entrance ticket to Florence Central Market (Mercato Centrale) costs USD 16.58. Guided Florence Central Market (Mercato Centrale) tours start around USD 16.58 per person. See all 69 Florence Central Market (Mercato Centrale) tickets and tours on Viator.