Florence

The Renaissance craddle

Quick Info

Country:
Italy
Region:
Tuscany
Spoken language:
Italian
Currency:
Euro
Documents:

Schengen Area: ID card or passport

Extra U.E.:short stays (3 months) passport valid at least three months after the departing date and if need be visa

Power and Sockets:
230 V / 50 Hz - F Type Plug (Schuko) and L Type Plug

CITY’S OFFICAL WEBSITES

For general information visit the website:

www.comune.fi.it

or the official tourist website:

www.firenzeturismo.it

 

TOURIST INFORMATION OFFICE

Tourism Promotion Agency (APT)

Via Alessandro Manzoni, 16

Tel. +39 055/23320

info@firenzeturismo.it

Open from Monday to Friday: 09.00am – 01.00 pm

There are four other APT around the city:

Piazza Stazione, 4;

Borgo Santa Croce, 29r;

Via Cavour, 1r;

Aeroporto Amergio Vespucci.

 

USEFUL PHONE NUMBERS

Carabinieri                                        112

State Police                                      113

Firefighting Department                   115

Emergency Sanitation                      118

Viaggiare informati (CCISS)           1518

 

CLIMATE

Florence has a typical continental climate with cold and humid winters and sticky hot summers.

During the winter time, temperatures can sink below 0° C and sometimes it snows; while during the summer time the precipitations are poor. Because of its geographical position, the city is usually quite sticky from June to August and the temperature could be higher than those of the cities along the coast.

Social eating - Food
Don’t go to a restaurant this evening
Gnammo’s Special Dinners are a new way to discover the city through food

When you visit a new city you want to discover new things, live different experiences. Cuisine enthusiasts, professional cooks make a menu and unique location available where you can meet new people and get to know the city from who experiences it daily.

from 25,00 €
The best experiences in Florence
Do something different while you have fun
Live the city like never before, experiences, tickets, museums, tours and guided tours

Musement helps travelers make the most out of their destinations offering a vast choice of tours and local attractions that can be booked. More than just “things to do”, the range of offers includes temporary activities, exclusive, hidden jewels and even free activities

from 10,00 €
Sport equipment rental
Have fun and stay in shape
Search, compare and rent online bikes, ski, surf, kitesurf, tandem, skates, snow rackets etc.

Discover the city by bike or perform your favourite sport renting equipment for the best price possible. Travel light, don’t bring your gear from home, not only will you find it with us but you will also find passionate people like you who will advise you on where to go

from 1,00 € an hour
Are you staying in this city?
We will help you make the right choice!
With over 130.230.000 verified reviews, you will surely find the perfect place!

The #1 site in the world for researching a hotel or B&B for the best price possible. If your travelling for pleasure or work, users can book their accommodation instantly quickly and easily, without booking fees and often with free cancellation

from 34,00 €
Apartment and villa rentals
Apartment and villa rentals
Search on AirBnB, Wimdu, HomeAway, Only-apartments, TravelSki, BungalowNet...

Why waste time searching for the best apartment, the nicest villa or a lodge on many different sites, or why miss out on the best offers? Just click here...a buyer will search for you on the best rental sites

from 35,00€
Tours and activities
Don’t go around in circles, trust us!
Florence always has so many things to do, don’t miss out on any of them

The best tours of Florence, tickets for "Uffizi Gallery", an on foot tour of the old city with a local guide and many other activities. Why get in line to see a museum when you can buy your ticket now and skip it?

from 20,00 €
Show Buttons
Hide Buttons