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Florence City Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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There is no better way to see Florence than on this hop-on and hop-off double-decker bus. Stops along the tour route include the Cathedral, Santa Croce, San Marco, Piazzale Michelangelo and much, much more! Hop-on and off as many times as you like for a full day of sightseeing!

Download now Sightseeing Experience APP: an easy and practical way to orient yourself, move, visit and discover the city.

Inside the APP you find a free walking tour of the center available in 5 languages and an interactive map that shows you the position of the buses in real time, the waiting time at each stop and your position so you can easily reach the nearest stop.
  • See Florence at your own pace by hopping off at popular landmarks 
  • Plan your own itinerary, including start and end times 
  • Enjoy 360-degree views from the open air of the upper deck 
  • Choose a 1-, 2-, or 3-day pass to save money on transport
What to Expect
Your Florence tour begins when you board the hop-on, hop-off bus. Board at any of the stops around the city.
Buses for the city tour depart every 30 minutes from each stop, with roughly one-hour itineraries. The buses follow a 10-mile (16-kilometer) route that snakes through the city with 18 stops, from Santa Maria Novella station to Barbetti.
The buses for the Fiesole tour depart every 60 minutes from each stop and follow a roughly 2-hour itinerary. Visit the Etruscan city on a hill a short distance from Florence. Upon arrival, enjoy panoramic views, visit churches and museums, and take short hikes around the area.
Your pass includes unlimited rides for the duration selected. Plan your own itinerary, and get off at stops that interest you most.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the better Hop-on Hop-off bus tour that we have taken. They offer two routes (one price gets you both). We took the longer route. It takes you out of downtown, which adds a better scenery element. The headphones come with the ride (although...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ZQ Q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the hop on hop off buses. Although hopping off is easier than hopping on! Understandably routes get delayed as traffic in Florence is crazy and in takes time to board people but we waited 40 plus minutes at one stop to get on (we...More

Thank hfudge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We bought the 48 hour tour and used it both days. The buses were right on schedule. They have easy transfer between routes. Great service.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ron C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a Blue and Red line. This would lead one to believe that there were two different tours. What they really have are two tours that overlap in content and area too much. While one is longer than the other, they touch on similar...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank DrPKJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would not recommend this activity. I do hop on/hop off buses all the time, and I found the Florence bus service to be poor. Out of the 3 buses we took, only 1 of them had functioning wifi. A great number of the outlets...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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7 August 2019|
Response from 162MarianneS | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the shorter route does
13 July 2019|
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Response from 162MarianneS | Reviewed this property |
You have 24 hours from the time you buy the ticket.
25 May 2019|
Response from Addles68 |
1 Adult one way Rome to Florence cost me €50 today - June 28 - that was the cheapest ticket.
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