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City Wonders

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Address: 50122, Florence, Italy (Formerly Dark Rome Tours)
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+39 06 8336 0561
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City Wonders specializes in small group, Skip the Line tours and day trips...

City Wonders specializes in small group, Skip the Line tours and day trips with expert English-speaking guides. Tour destinations include the Accademia Gallery (with Michelangelo's David), the Uffizi Gallery and a number of walking tours by day and night. We also offer a full-day tour of Tuscany from Florence - visiting Siena, the Chianti wine region and the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Operating across Florence, Rome, the Vatican, Venice and Milan, we have been in operation since 2005.

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Skip the Line: Small-Group Florence Uffizi Gallery Walking Tour

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Great Ufizzi Tour

The tour guide spoke English well and was very informative. We had a small tour group which also helped make this a great tour.

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Holmdel, New Jersey
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Holmdel, New Jersey
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The tour guide spoke English well and was very informative. We had a small tour group which also helped make this a great tour.

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Guide was very interesting and provided good insight into history and politics of Florence. Tons of tourist around so expect waits to see things and understand that you won't get into the Duomo on the afternoon tour.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a must for anyone that has ever dreamed of Tuscany this tour is way more than how it reads Simona was a great guide and very informative and happy to answer any questions Definitely a must do if you have a day to take in the chianti region and appreciate wine very relaxing even though we packed so... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed this day. It was very relaxed with lots of time to explore enchanting villages by the sea. It was perhaps a bit ambitious to try for four villages, our final visit was a bit rushed. This is a gorgeous part of the world and the tour was a wonderful introduction to it. Our guide was excellent and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We did the walking Florence tour and Unfortunately I have to say it was a big disappointment! Our tour guide was knowledgeable but did not show any excitement or enthusiasm and we didn't learn anything that couldn't be read in a book! When the guide says leave a 5 * review or nothing it doesn't reflect well on the quality... More 

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CityWondersCS, Manager at City Wonders, responded to this review

Dear 197jacr, Thank you very much for sharing your review on Trip Advisor We are disappointed to hear that your tour did not meet your expectations. We take pride in the high standards of our guides, and they work hard to ensure the highest quality experiences are offered to our guests. We are very sorry to hear that was not... More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a tour of the Academia in the morning and the Uffizi gallery in the afternoon with City Wonders. Both tour guides were fantastic - very knowledgeable, easy to understand, and had such pride in their beautiful city.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Really good value and a beautiful day out. Tour guide was excellent and getting an opportunity to swim and sit by the beach for a few hours is welcome after hours in the city museums and galleries.

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Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Simona was wonderful. She knew everyone in her group within the first ten minutes, and she was very knowledgeable and informative. She was also very sweet and helpful. Great tour guide.

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great tour with our guide stefano. Extremely knowledgeable friendly and professional. The tour avoided the usual popular tourist spots and took us to little unknown areas and stefano taught us all about Florence history. Fantastic tour

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Toronto, Ontario
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant! There is so much to see and appreciate when you have a short time in such a wonderful city. It was wonderful being walked through the streets of Florence and learning about it's history through a knowlegable and passionate tour guide - the best way to get the info and enjoy the sights all at once :)

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Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can reach the city center, the Florence that everybody dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can experience the rare beauty of the capital of the Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio and overlooking Piazza della Signoria, up to the Loggia of the Uffizi where it is possible to fully taste the talent of the best artists who animated Florence over the centuries. When the sun goes down, there’s nothing better than a walk along the river Arno up to the ancient bridge, Ponte Vecchio. It is full of jewels and decorated by the colors captured in postcards.
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