Free Cancellation Up to 48 hours in advance
Duration: 2 hours
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Let us discover together the true story of Leonardo in Florence, retracing his places and discovering the traces he left in the city. Through this journey we will have the opportunity to talk about Leonardo's childhood, adolescence and youth and the events that helped develop his many talents.
Do you want to learn about the traces Leonardo left in Florence?
Do you want to discover the character of the genius from Vinci?
Have you seen the TV series and want to find out how much of it is true?
On this tour we will trace the young da Vinci's life from his arrival in Verrocchio's workshop to his departure for Milan.
We will discover his relationships with Lorenzo the Magnificent, Michelangelo, Botticelli and the great Florentine artists, and we will also do some gossip about his private life.
The tour will start from the church of Santissima Annunziata, near which Leonardo had his workshop, we will continue to Via Cavour, where the Medici family lived, we will then arrive at the workshops that Verrocchio rented, which were owned by Donatello and we will see how these places allowed Leonardo to develop his technological skills.
We will then cross Piazza Duomo where we will discover some of the works related to the genius and continue to Via dei calzaiuoli and Piazza Signoria, arriving at Ponte Vecchio and ending the tour in Piazza Santo Spirito.
A tour to discover the genius, with his shadows and his lights, his secrets and his flaws. A journey to discover one of the most well-known and unknown characters of the Renaissance!
**: Please note that the guide, from November 16, 2023 until March 31, 2024, will be available only in English.
Táboriné Soós Krisztina
It was amazing! The guide told us a lot of interesting information, not just about Leonardo but about the city, the buildings, the cathedral etc. Thanks!
Lucia Gaston Ibañez de Garayo,Lucia Gaston Ibañez de Garayo
El tour fue genial, la guia encantadora y se notaba que le gustaba leonardo por lo que transmitia todos sus conocimientos perfectamente. Recomiendo muchisimo que hagan este tour por la ciudad.