Are you dreaming of a trip that has rich history, charming architecture, and (of course) delicious food/wine? Look no further than Florence. This enchanting Italian city in the heart of Tuscany offers so many experiences.
Keep reading for the top 3 must-do’s when visiting Florence. And if you’re thinking of planning a trip to Florence but don’t want to plan, check out my Florence travel guide.
Top 3 Things To Do When Visiting Florence
»See The Duomo: One of the top things to do when visiting Florence is seeing the Florence Cathedral, (also known as the Duomo). The Duomo is gorgeous and made with so much detail. You can go inside the Duomo and even climb to the top to see gorgeous views of the city.
»Visit The Uffizi Gallery: The Uffizi Gallery is one of Florence’s coolest spots, with art from Leonardo da Vinci and Botticelli. Be sure to add the Uffizi Gallery to the top of your Florence travel guide. Snag tickets early to avoid waiting in lines too.
»Eat Traditional Tuscan Food at Mercato Centrale: No Florence travel guide is complete without a taste of the local food scene. If you appreciate delicious food, a visit to the Mercato Centrale is an absolute must. It’s a foodie’s paradise with a variety of freshly baked goods, cured meats, and mouthwatering cheeses. The Mercato Centrale has an array of food stalls with everything from sandwiches to traditional Tuscan dishes. Aside from the delicious food, it’s definitely an experience you shouldn’t miss!
Looking for more to add to your Florence travel guide?
If you’re traveling to Florence, Italy and don’t have time (or patience) to plan, check out the ultimate Florence travel guide. It includes recommendations for:
»Where to stay
»How to get around
»Top things to do
»Top places to eat & drink
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