Florence Private Tours & Excursions

Exclusive Florence Private Tours and day-trips in surrounding areas.  Years of experience in Italy and our superb connections on the ground in Florence will ensure the ultimate in premium services offered in this remarkable city.  Discovering Florence tailored towards involving visitors of all ages including the younger generation.

Following is a small example of the possibilities.  To enquire please complete the Contact Us form or email – info@italianalluretravel.com


    Discover the historical centre of Florence with your private guide. Artistically and historically the city centre can be experienced in either a half or full day. Your private guide will meet you at your hotel reception or at a convenient meeting point.

    Our private walking tours in the historical centre of Florence can cover all major sites, advanced ticket entry pre-purchased; Uffizi Gallery, Accademia to see David, Vasarian corridor, Palazzo Medici Riccardi, Pitti Palace, Boboli Gardens, Medici chapels just to name a few.

    Walk the streets of the Medici’s, Michelangelo, Donatello, Machiavelli and Dante. Explore the little side streets and discover Florence's hidden gems.

    If there is a particular church, museum or site located in the historical centre of Florence, or you have a particular interest in a subject or artist, the tour can be tailored to your requests.


    Explore one of the worlds most magnificent open-air museums tucked away behind the Pitti Palace as far as Porta Romana, learning about the Medici and the Lorraine families who resided here and the many sculptures dating back to the 15th century.

    Enter the rooms that make up the different museums at Palazzo Pitti, marvel at the frescoes and admire masterpieces by Titian, Raphael and Andrea del Sarto just to name a few.

    Tours tailored to your preference visiting: Gallery of Modern Art, Royal Apartments, Boboli Garden, Carriage Museum, Silver Museum, Palatina Gallery, Porcelain Museum and the Costume Gallery.


    To see Florence at dusk is a breathtaking experience, the Ponte Vecchio in Florence offers extremely romantic views at dusk.

    Your private guide can meet you at your hotel reception or a convenient location. This private walking tour explores medieval alleyways with artisans’ workshops, renaissance palaces, hidden churches with artistic delights and little piazza's that come alive at happy hour.

    You will finish by enjoying the atmosphere at a local wine bar with a glass of wine and a cheese and salami plate at aperitivo hour. 

    The Arno River is a spectacular experience at dusk!

    We can custom design the tour so that you can see the list of places you have always dreamt of.


    Learn all about the masterpieces from the medieval, renaissance and post renaissance periods located inside the Uffizi Gallery.

    One of the oldest and most famous museums in the world, the Uffizi contains one of the most important art collections globally. Learn all about the magnificent works of art by Leonardo da Vinci, Titan, Botticelli, Michelangelo, Raphael, Perugino, Giotto Caravaggio and more.

    Experience an exclusive private journey discovering the middle ages to modern day.

    Pre-booked tickets by your private guide.

    Duration: custom designed to your preference and we will keep the tour interesting for children. Please know that we do not offer standard tours and we will custom design the tour to your requests.


    A unique passageway over 1 km long that connects Palazzo Vecchio to Palazzo Pitti, passing across the magical Arno River above Ponte Vecchio bridge.

    This spectacular private corridor originally enabled the Medici Family to pass freely between their private residence and the Government’s Headquarters. The Vasari Corridor contains a selection of 17th and 18th century paintings as well as the famous collection of artists' self portraits that belong to the Uffizi Gallery.

    Your private English speaking guide will meet you at your hotel reception or at a convenient location. You will be guided through the streets of Florence in the direction of the Uffizi Gallery, providing a detailed explanation about the city’s history and architecture. Pre-booked tickets will ensure that you avoid inconvenient lines by the museum’s entrance. After a short visit to the Uffizi, the doors of the Vasari Corridor will be opened especially for you, this will be the start of a unique experience that will take you above Ponte Vecchio Bridge, passing by the Santa Felicità Church and finally reaching Palazzo Pitti.

    Important Note: This particular tour has strict cancellation policies. Further details provided on request of this private tour.


    Treat your senses to an explosion of fragrances as you discover the ancient art of creating perfumes. You will visit a local Florentine workshop, where the most sensitive noses in the country design amazing combinations of aromas.

    Experts will explain the fine art of mixing scents using ingredients such as flowers or fruits. You will have the chance to learn the process lying behind the making of a new fragrance.

    At the end of your experience you will create your own personal fragrance, to take home as a memento of your trip.


    All about fresh food in the historical centre of Florence including a wine tasting.

    Explore the authentic local culinary traditions at the fresh food markets in Florence. Excite your tastebuds with a custom designed gourmet exploration of the authentic Tuscan food culture.

    All tours can be tailored to your individual requests, this experience is also perfect for families, we make sure that all ages are involved in the food experience.

    Duration : We recommend tours at approximately three hours in length, however we will design a private guided tour just for you.


    Ride through Florence and out into the Tuscan Hills with a visit to a Renaissance villa winery for an olive oil and wine tasting.

    The meeting point is located at the doorway to the Chianti countryside thus avoiding a ride through the throngs of tourists in the center of Florence. The ride starts out with a 2 km uphill ride, there are frequent stops that will be made to enjoy the views on the way up to the top of the hill. Once you arrive at the top, you will be riding the bikes through the neighborhood of the local Florentine nobility and their villas making your way to a famous Renaissance villa tucked away in the hills behind Florence.

    You will stop and tour the villa before heading into the ancient wine cellar to do our wine and olive oil tasting accompanied by a light Tuscan snack of local products. All products are produced on premises, and being such a small family production, they are only sold locally. Your return leg back to Florence will take you by the spectacular Piazzale Michelangelo offering one of the best views over the city of Florence where you can stop to take pictures.

    Continuing downhill from there you will head back into Florence and can ride to a favourite gelateria that can be included to top off the perfect half day outing.


    Florence Chocolade and Gelato guided tour can include some of the highlights of Florence: Duomo, Piazza della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio with stops for delicious chocolate and gelato tastings.

    This tour is perfect for families, the kids will love it.

    You will try different flavours of gelato and taste some of the best pralines and hot chocolate in Florence. There will be detailed explanations about the chocolate and discover how gelato is made.

    Your tour includes a private English speaking guide that will meet you at your hotel reception or a preferred nearby location.