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Combo (Save 5%): 24-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Florence + Hzero Miniature Railway Museum Tickets

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Explore Florence on a hop-on hop-off bus tour, then dive into Hzero's world of trains with this all-in-one cost-effective combo, blending history & artistry!

Highlights

  • Explore Florence with a 24-hour bus pass, covering 2 routes at your own pace. Hop on and hop off at iconic stops like Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral.

  • Onboard amenities like free Wi-Fi, multilingual audio guide in 8 languages, and the 'Sightseeing' app allow you to delve deeper into the city's history.

  • Dive into the world of trains at Hzero, located in Florence's heart. Marvel at the intricate designs, showcasing the life of the 1950s and 1960s through model railways.

  • Inspired by Giuseppe Paternò Castello's passion, witness the 280 square meter architectural masterpiece at Hzero, blending handcrafting skill with technology.

  • Fun Fact: Giuseppe Paternò Castello initially started the Hzero project as a hobby in 1972 but soon transformed it into one of the world's largest and most detailed model railways!

Inclusions

City Sightseeing: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Florence

  • 24-hour hop-on hop-off bus pass

  • Access to 2 routes

  • Audio guide in 8 languages

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Onboard assistance

  • Free 'Sightseeing' app with interactive map

Hzero Miniature Railway Museum

  • Admission to museum

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Ratings & Reviews

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Kayla Grimaldo

Kayla

5/5

Apr, 2024

I really liked this experience. I got to more of Florence then I thought. I liked that there was an audio tour with it. I would definitely do this again.
Mme Josiane Soret

Mme

4/5

Jan, 2024

Tour gives a wonderful overview of Florence, with plenty of time to stop and enjoy the sights.
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Ann Aguila

Ann

4/5

Jan, 2024

Staff are helpful and the audio guide was good. Driver very skilled in navigation of narrow streets of Firenze . I wish the " red line" tour did mri stop so early . The wanted to ride that tour at 4 pm but it already stopped
Darren  Wayne Pearson

Darren

3/5

Nov, 2023

It was great to see the sights of Florence but the audio descriptions were out if sync and the sites were explained after we had driven past them.
Sophie Walker

Sophie

5/5

Oct, 2023

Angie was an amazing guide, super friendly, bery knowledgeable and fun to go on the tour with. Kudos also to Davide the driver, it can't be easy driving on those windy roads, especially when it is so windy. I would highly recommend this tour to my family and friends👌🏻

This pocket-friendly combo combines 2 unique experiences, taking you from the vast streets of Florence to the intricate world of model trains.

Florence Hop On Hop Off: Routes & Schedule

Explore Florence with a 24-hour bus pass from the comfort of an open-deck bus. Benefit from the audio guide in 8 languages, free Wi-Fi, and on-demand assistance onboard.

Line A:

Immerse yourself in the city's Renaissance spirit. From artisan shops near Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral to the serene Villa Cora, cherish the city's essence.

Schedule

  • First bus from Santa Maria Novella Train Station: 9:20am.

  • Last bus: 6:30pm.

  • Frequency: Every 25 mins.

  • Popular Stops: Porta Romana, Teatro Verdi.

Line B:

Embark on a journey through Florence's artistic heart. Witness the beauty of San Domenico and capture panoramic shots at Piazzale Michelangelo.

Schedule

  • First bus from Galileo: 10:15am.

  • Last bus: 5:15pm.

  • Frequency: Every 60 mins.

  • Popular Stops: San Domenico, Piazzale Michelangelo.

Please click here for the detailed route map and boarding points.

Hzero: The Miniature Railway Enterprise

Post your city tour, step into the fascinating world of miniature trains at Hzero, situated in the heart of Florence. This unique exhibit showcases the dedicated work of Giuseppe Paternò Castello, who transformed his hobby into a grand display of art and architecture. Marvel at one of the world's largest model railways, sprawling over 280 square meters. The meticulous detailing not only captures the essence of trains but also offers a glimpse into the life of the 1950s and 1960s. The venue, split into two distinct sections, allows for thematic exhibitions, educational workshops, and film screenings, ensuring an engaging experience for all.

Important Information

City Sightseeing: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Florence

  • The audio guide is available in English, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, French, German, Russian, and Portuguese.

  • Facilities: Wheelchair Accessibility, Free WiFi.

  • Download the app ‘Sightseeing Experience’ to make the best use of the interactive map that shows you the position of the buses in real-time.

Hzero Miniature Railway Museum

  • Facilities: Wheelchair Accessibility, Restroom.

Restrictions

  • Note that the following is not allowed: pets with the exception of guide dogs that assist blind visitors.

Operating Hours

Hzero Miniature Railway Museum

  • Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, and Sun: 10am to 7pm (last admission at 6pm)

  • Closed on Tuesdays

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Please display the same at each ticket redemption point along with a valid photo ID.

Ticket Redemption Points

City Sightseeing: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour of Florence

  • You can redeem your ticket by presenting the voucher on paper or showing it through your mobile phone when you first board the bus, where it will be exchanged for a ticket.

  • You can board the bus at any designated stop. Check the map here.

Hzero Miniature Railway Museum

  • Show your ticket at Museo HZERO.

  • Address: Piazza degli Ottaviani, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy.

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