Secrets and revelations at the exciting sites described in Dan Brown’s thrilling novel, Inferno, strolling through the darkest side of Florence: the Medieval town.
"Seek and You Shall Find."
Symbols revealed, a magical atmosphere with mystery and suspense! All this and more on our unique tour of Florence that will introduce you to the sites described by Dan Brown in his book and seen in Tom Hanks' movie: Inferno.
Our charismatic guide will entertain you through an intriguing path of mind-blowing details, anecdotes, and clue-filled history that will reveal all the most important sights and locations that professor Robert Langdon visited in the Brownian dark masterpiece.
This Half Day walking tour will introduce you to Dante and his Divine Comedy; the guide will focus on Botticelli’s painting entitled Inferno and will include an in-depth description of the connection this has with Dante and the history of the Divine Comedy.
You will focus on the Medieval part of Florence, with its tower houses, narrow streets, dark mysteries.
The tour will then include the visit to the Baptistery, the Paradise Gates and the Duomo of Florence (if accessible) where you will be enlightened with knowledge of the symbols and codes as described in the book.
The highlight of the tour will be at Palazzo Vecchio, Town hall of Florence where faith and science join together with breathless revelations. This will lead the way through the beautiful “Salone dei 500” and the Museum of Palazzo Vecchio.
This unique building as described by Dan Brown as, “A giant chess piece that has become an inimitable symbol of Florence”. (cit. Dan Browns’ Inferno) - At Palazzo Vecchio we will admire the Hall of Geographical Maps, the Capriate, the balconies and Dante’s death Mask.
A tasting of Italian Coffee (Espresso) or cappuccino is included during the tour.
This is a great tour that will allow you to learn more about art and the rich history of Florence while learning about its protagonists of the past, such as Dante, Botticelli, Michelangelo and Giorgio Vasari through the lens of mystery and symbology.
An interesting Florence City GuideBook will be our present to give you fresh suggestions and make your stay in Florence and Tuscany even more memorable.
EVERY DAY at 9am
Approx. 3 hours
ALL YEAR ROUND
Price Notes: from EUR 69 p.p. (adults)
students 10% disc. / children 6-12 50% disc. / children 0-5 FREE
FLORENCETOWN TOURS & NEWS STAND - Piazza della Repubblica (next to the APPLE STORE under the loggias, corner with Via Pellicceria) - Florence - SEE ON MAP
Please note that this tour is not suitable for people with impaired mobility.
Big bags and liquid bottles will not be allowed inside the museums.
A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements.
Please note that due to the possibility of some of the halls of Palazzo Vecchio, the Duomo or Baptistery being closed for institutional events, the itinerary of the tour may sometimes undergo some minor changes, but the quality will always be preserved.
Included in the price of this tour, clients will have the opportunity to visit other locations it in the next 48 hours by themselves, like Brunelleschi's Dome, Giotto's Bell Tower, Opera del Duomo Museum, Santa Reparata Crypt.
This tour runs rain or shine.