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Florence City Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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Firenze, Italy
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Overview

Discover Italian art, history and culture on a hop-on hop-off bus tour of Florence. Select a 1-, 2- or 3-day pass and travel around the city’s top attractions, hopping on and off as you like. See the panoramic views from Piazzale Michelangelo, the burial spot of Galileo and Machiavelli at Santa Croce church and more. Your pass includes unlimited rides for the duration selected and 360-degree views from the open air of the upper deck.
  • Hop-on hop-off tour of Florence
  • Florence city route with several stops including the Duomo and Palazzo Pitti
  • Fiesole tour from Florence for fabulous Tuscan views
  • Ticket valid for 1 calendar day, 48 hours, or 3 calendar days
Hop-on hop-off tour
Free Wi-Fi onboard bus
Mobile free App “Sightseeing Experience" for real time bus position
Assistance at Sightseeing Experience Visitor Center inside ticketing area in SMN Train Station
Walking Tour included in 5 languages included on our Free App Sightseeing Experience
Public Transportation ticket included
Food and drinks
Hotel pickup and drop off

Departure Point

You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.

Return Details

You may disembark at any of the available stops.
Discover the jewel of the Renaissance on a hop-on hop-off tour through Florence. Climb aboard an open-top double-decker bus with options for 1-, 2-, and 3-day travel. Settle in your seat to view the city’s most popular sites and hop off to explore on your own at any stop.

See the Itinerary section below for details about the two tours available and the list of stops.
Itinerary
Duration: 
1 hour 
Operating Schedule:
  From September to October 2020 First departure at 9.30am Last departure at 5.00pm frequency 30 minutes Tour suspended from from October 27th to December 3rd, 2020 (included) From December 2020 till March 2021 First departure at 9.30am Last departure at 3.00pm frequency 60 minutes
Piazza di Santa Maria Maggiore
Santa Maria Maggiore
Viale Giacomo Matteotti, 21
Libertà
Piazzale Donatello, 3
Donatello
Viale Antonio Gramsci, 13
Beccaria
Corso dei Tintori, 40
Santa Croce
Verdi
Teatro Verdi
Viale Michelangiolo, 2
Piazza Ferrucci
Piazzale Michelangelo
Piazzale Michelangelo
Viale Galileo, 5
Viale Machiavelli
Villa Cora
Viale Francesco Petrarca
Porta Romana
Piazza Torquato Tasso
Piazza Tasso
Porta San Frediano
Porta San Frediano
Via Sant'Onofrio
Lungarno Soderini
Via Il Prato
Porta Il Prato - Temporarirly susended
Piazza Bambini di Beslan
Fortezza da Basso
Piazza della Indipendenza
Piazza Indipendenza
Largo Fratelli Alinari, 8
Train Station Santa Maria Novella
Points of interest passed by on this route
Basilica of Santa Croce
 
Palazzo Pitti
 
Piazzale Michelangelo
 
San Domenico Fiesole
 
Porta Romana
 
City Sightseeing Rome
 
Convitto della Calza
 
Teatro Verdi
 
City Sightseeing Florence
 
Stadio Artemio Franchi
 
Piazza della Liberta
 
Stazione di Firenze Santa Maria Novella
 
Duration: 
2 hours 
Operating Schedule:
  First departure 10 am - Last departure 5:30 pm - Line B SUSPENDED till March 2021
Piazzale Michelangelo
Piazzale Michelangelo
Michelangiolo Bastioni
Viale Michelangelo,1
Demidoff
Lungarno Serristori Demidoff
Lungarno delle Grazie
Lungarno della Zecca Vecchia, 26
Zecca Vecchia
Via Lungo l'Affrico, 40
Lungo l'Affrico
Viale Augusto Righi, 4
Righi ( Ostello )
San Domenico 01
San Domenico
Regresso
Regresso - Via Fra Giovanni
Fiesole Piazza Mino
Piazza Mino da Fiesole
Regresso 02
Regresso - Via Fra Giovanni
Piazza S. Domenico, 14
Via Di San Domenico, 15
Viale Augusto Righi, 9
Righi ( Ostello )
Viale Pasquale Paoli
Viale Giacomo Matteotti, 7
Matteotti
Viale Giacomo Matteotti, 72
Libertà
Via Giorgio la Pira
Stazione Leopolda
Leopolda
Leopolda T1 Porta Al Prato
Vittorio Veneto
Via Montebello, 25
Via Curtatone 1
Lungarno Soderini, 19
Pescaia di Santa Rosa
Piazza Tasso_V
Piazza Tasso
Porta Romana
Piazzale di Porta Romana, 6
Viale Machiavelli, 11
Machiavelli
Park Palace Hotel
Viale Galileo, 2
Points of interest passed by on this route
Piazza Mino
 
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible (lower level only)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • OPERATED BY Sightseeing Experience

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the maximum group size during Florence City Hop-on Hop-off Tour?
A:
This activity will have a maximum of 9 travelers.

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Traveler Tips


  • "It's very convenient especially if you do not have time to learn the local transport." See review
  • "In Rome, you don't need a bus - metro and walking is so convenient." See review

Reviews

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1,466 Reviews
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shoaibffaridi
, Feb 2020
Tour is ok but it is nearly impossible to Hop-on and Hop-off as there is a two hour wait once you get off. I would not recommend this tour
icon Response from Host , Mar 2020
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star-1
Second thoughts
panderson32407
, Nov 2019
Limited time in Florence because of 90 minute ride from port Looked an hour to find the bus stop that was practically in an alley. Waited another half hour for the bus to arrive. The first stop was a long walk from the Doumo We were running so close on time we had to take taxi back to bus station for 90 minute ride back to port.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2019
Thank you for your opinion!
star-5
Good way to get an overview of the city
Seaside34867488267
, Nov 2019
This was a good way to start our time in Florence. There is a lot of different areas to see and the bus tour gives you good overview. The bus was on schedule most of the time and it was nice to be able to track the bus location with the phone app. The bus staff is very friendly!
icon Response from Host , Nov 2019
Thank you for your opinion!
star-1
A WAIST OF MONEY
renereistwataf
, Oct 2019
We had to wait for almost one hour at the bus-stop for the bus to arrive. (it was supposed to be a 15 minutes schedule). Being on the bus was fine but since the centre of Florence is very small and he bus is not allowed to enter the centre we took a drive around the outskirts, If you don't have a car and are afraid of public transport this bus might be an expensive solution, else it is just a waiste of money.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2019
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star-4
Great way to see the city highlights.
Al V
, Oct 2019
We chose to utilize the hop on-off bus to get around the city and see the top sights of the city. To finish our day we stayed on and completed the entire loop. It takes a couple hours but you see everything.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2019
Thank you for sharing your opinion!
star-1
Not impressed
Ancaangelescu
, Sep 2019
Waited for the bus to pick us up from the Michelangelo Piazza for an hour ( it was supposed to be every 15 minutes) when it arrived not even an excuse , bus driver descended for a fag and the guide was very casual and not very interested ! Air conditioning broken at 36 degrees Celsius temperatures ! Horrible ride , would not recommend it , waste of my money !
star-3
Great service if all buses were running
sophiekalmar1
, Sep 2019
Line A was running perfectly with busses available every 15 mins or so but line B was annoying with only a few running meaning we had to wait over an hour for the bus
star-1
Don’t bother!
Ya_YaAlberta
, Sep 2019
We have taken Hop on Hop off in other cities. This one in Florence was the worst. The bus only took us for a tour on the outer edge of The city, not any of the famous sites like the Duomo. We got very little information that was helpful. The commentary was canned, no personal anecdotes. The bus barely stopped at any of the stops, never encouraging the hop on, hop off experience. A waste of time and money.
star-4
One day visit
DeenaDale
, Sep 2019
The hop on hop off tour was great since we only had a day trip to Florence. It allowed us to see more of Florence than we would've seen just by foot.
icon Response from Host , Sep 2019
Hi Deena! We are so glad for your beautiful comment! :)
star-3
City tour
jeanmr2016
, Aug 2019
Great way to see the city but tour guide was not friendly and did not give good information. The bus was clean

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