The cathedral is extremely large and beautiful, with a captivating pink, white and green facade. If you're feeling adventurous, climb the campanile for breath taking views of Florence!
After that, go to the Porcellino Fountain which is by the Mercato Nuovo's arches. According to a local story, you'll have good luck if you put a coin in the pig's mouth and rub its nose!
While you'll get wonderful views of Florence no matter when you visit Piazzale Michelangelo, the ideal time to go for this experience is at the end of the day as the sun is setting.
Piazza della Signoria is an L-shaped square located in front of the Palazzo Vecchio. It was once, and still is today, the centre point of Florentine politics.
The Uffizi Gallery is one of the most renowned art galleries in Italy. The museum houses a valuable collection of priceless works, particularly during the Italian Renaissance era.
The Accademia Gallery, which houses Michelangelo's David, is well-known for housing a significant collection of paintings by Florentine artists, particularly from the 1300s to 1600s.
The Boboli Gardens showcase what is known as an 'Italian Garden', and contain many ancient and Renaissance statues throughout the park. The property spans 45,000 square meters of land.
Take a stroll across the Ponte Vecchio to wind down. The Arno River runs beneath this medieval, stone closed, segmental arch bridge that spans the river.
The Pitti Palace, located in Florence's medieval center, was created for Luca Pitti in the 15th century by Filippo Brunelleschi. The palace now serves as the city's main museum complex, with clear Renaissance influences.