Florence Italy Tourist Information

If you’re coming to Florence Italy tourist information is the first thing you need.

What's the best time of the year to come?

Where can I find a cheap flight?

And some good free maps of the city?

Tourist information office in via Cavour Florence Italy

Find the answer to your questions below.

Coming Here - Florence Italy Tourist Information

What's the best season to visit?  The city has a totally different atmosphere depending on the weather and the time of year.

Costs change too - rates go up in summer and come down in winter.  There are some great cheap flights during the off season!  

Follow the quick links ...

Weather in Florence

Weather In Florence

Cheap flights to Florence

Cheap Flights to Florence

Amerigo Vespucci airport in Florence

Florence Airport Transfers

Getting To Know Firenze! 

Just outside the main train station you’ll find a visitor’s center that has lots of handy stuff and services.  

Pick up some free maps of the city, get help with hotel reservations or book a museum visit.  

The station is right in the center of town which makes it extremely convenient for day trips to Pisa, Rome or even Venice.  

Read all about it in these Florence Italy tourist information links...

Maps of Florence Italy

Map of Florence Italy

Florence Italy tourist information - Holidays in Florence

Holidays in Florence

Florence train station

Florence Train Station

Getting Around

Your feet are the best means of transportation for getting around town.  

Of course walking is slow though, so if your visit is a short one consider exploring the city by bike or by bus.  Plenty of visitors go for these fun options!

And if you want to venture out of town to some nearby villages consider renting a car.  A car hire is the perfect way to take day trips without worrying about train or bus schedules.  Read about  driving in Italy and get essential info for a car rental.

Bike rentals and tours of the city, Florence Italy

Florence by Bike

Car hire in Florence

Car Hire in Florence

Florence Italy tourist information - Florence bus

Florence Bus


What are the top things to do in town?  

No visit to this city would be complete without a stop at some of the world renown museums that millions of vacationers come to see every year.  Find out more about Museums.

And how many cities have been described as an 'open air museum'?  

Not many, and this splendid renaissance town is one of the few.  

But don't just wander around wondering what you're seeing....take a sightseeing tour!  Your visit will be enriched immensely and you'll have loads more fun!

There's no shortage of restaurants in town.  

Actually, there are so many eateries to chose from, you might feel overwhelmed and just end up going into the first place you see - no good!  

Find the best places to eat authentic local food at fair prices - read about the best restaurants.

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