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City Sightseeing Florence: Hop-On, Hop-Off and Accademia Gallery Tour

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily except Monday

  • Duration

    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: Your ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours

    Accademia Gallery Tour: 1 hour

  • Start time

    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: 9am to 6:30pm, every 35-70 minutes (depending on the routes)
    Accademia Gallery Tour: 10am, 4.30pm 

  • Meeting Point

    You must exchange the voucher at the office (Via de' Castellani 18/red) to redeem the tickets

    Please arrive at least 20 minutes before the start time with your passport or ID card,(photos on mobiles are accepted).

  • Ending Point

    You can hop off at any of the stops

Key Highlights

  • Enjoy the artistic side of Florence with this hop-on, hop-off and guided tour combo
  • Explore the city at your own pace over 24 or 48 hours with the bus
  • Hop on and off as you wish to visit your favourite attractions
  • Discover some of the masterpieces from Renaissance at Accademia Gallery
  • Get up close with works by Michaelangelo, Boticelli and more
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted!


Surrender yourself to Florence’s artistic essence with this lovely combo - a Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Tour valid for 24 or 48 hours and a Guided Tour of Galleria dell'Accademia. 


Explore the historic city of Florence and surreal cultural vibrancy with this Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Tour from City Sightseeing. Valid for 24 or 48 hours, you can travel around the city at your own pace and visit your choice of attractions with minimal hassles. There’s so much to see and do! View the magnificent Cathedral (Duomo) and admire Michelangelo’s Statue of David at the Accademia Gallery. Art-lovers will enjoy the Uffizi Gallery or the churches of Santa Maria Novella and Santa Croce. 

Plan your own sightseeing itinerary as your ticket allows you unlimited use, meaning you can hop-on and hop-off as many times as you like at any of the designated stops. What’s more? Enjoy a FREE walking tour of the center and informative audio guide available on the bus.

Attractions Covered

  • Galileo
  • Beccaria
  • Santa Crocei
  • Teatro Verdi
  • Villa Cora
  • Porta Romana – viale Petrarca
  • Piazzale Michelangelo
  • Righi (ostello)
  • Certosa
  • Rotonda Barbetti
  • Via Fabbroni


A must-do for every art connoisseur, the Accademia Gallery is one of the top tourist hot spots of Florence. The gallery boasts Michelangelo's staggering Statue of David, among his other works like an unfinished series called “Prisoners,” similar to the unfinished “Slaves” in the Louvre, and an unfinished statue of Saint Matthew. Admire paintings by artists such as Botticelli, Ghirlandaio and Uccello, as well as a plaster of Giambologna's “Rape of the Sabine Women” at the famed gallery! 

About the Supplier: In operation since 2003, City Sightseeing is one of the premier hop-on, hop-off operators in Italy - known for their easily-recognisable open-top red buses.


  • 24 or 48-hour Florence hop-on, hop-off ticket
  • Audio guide offered in Italian, English, Spanish, Chinese, French, German, Russian, Portuguese
  • Guided tour of Accademia Gallery
  • FREE WiFi on buses


  • Entrances, unless specified

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Please note

Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

The time slot you book is for your Accademia Gallery tour. You may start Hop-on, Hop-off tour any other time during the validity of your ticket. Following the Accademia tour, you can explore the gallery freely, but you will be required to return your headset to your guide.

We recommend exchanging the voucher for tickets well ahead of time to avoid last minute rush. 

Timings and stops are subject to change. The updated map will be available on the bus.

Florence is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause disruption.

Customer Reviews

  • Gary Sparrow

    good for the price. Tour was fine

    Canada 06/19/2018
  • Richard Wiseman
    Great way to see a lot of Florence

    We only had one day in Florence, so doing the hop on/hop offworked great for us....

    United States 10/03/2017
  • Rosi Deamo
    Excellent guided tour

    We loved our tour. The guide was excellent and gave us a lot of relevant info. Despite the weather, we also enjoyed the hop-on-hop-off....


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