The first and original one-day bike tour in Florence
The PERFECT INTRODUCTION to the city center
A delicious and refreshing GELATO (Italian ice-cream) is included!
Original vintage bikes, comfortable and well mantained
Safety! Florence city center is mainly pedestrian
Fun & Entertaining... learn more with less effort!
EVERY DAY at 10AM, 3PM and (May to Sep) 6PM
Approx. 2.5 hours
ALL YEAR ROUND
Bike tour in Florence: truly a unique experience... the perfect introduction to the city center!
Now available 3 DEPARTURES per day: at 10AM, 3PM or (from May) at 6PM, choose your preferred time.
Wishing to discover Florence's authentic soul, to roam the maze of quaint cobblestone alleys and small piazzas? The best way to get around, and make the most of it, is by bike! With our signature Small-Group bike tours in Florence you will be able to see much more than on a walking tour. Enjoy yourself viewing the major sights, and explore different neighborhoods, the main historic center and Oltrarno, all traveling well off the beaten tourist path. Pedal on following your experienced guide!
During the bike tour uncover hidden views and secret spots of Florence! Admire the city's most impressive landmarks: Piazza della Repubblica, Piazza Strozzi, the Duomo, Santa Maria Novella, the artisan district, Palazzo Pitti, Ponte Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, Santa Croce and more. Learn about Florence's history and heritage, and indulge your taste buds with a delicious gelato (included).
Perfect for those visiting the "cradle of the Renaissance" for the first time, as well as for experienced visitors, our bike tours in Florence are the most diverting and enlightening way to visit the city. Bikers of all ages are welcome! For families we provide special child seats for kids 0-5 years old, child seats or bike trailers for those aged 6-8 and tandems (2 bikers: 1 adult + a second person, any age from 9 years old on) on request.
Our bike tours of Florence start right in the centre of the city, THREE TIMES a DAY: AM, PM and at NIGHT! Just pick the most convenient time for your visit.
CHILDREN POLICY: Families with children are welcome to join the tour! We have all the options for bikers any age as well as families. For younger kids (0-5 yo) we provide child seats (for free). We can accommodate children 6-8 yo on child seats or bike trailers. We then have another option to accommodate persons any age: tandem bikes (2 seats), for an adult and a second person any age from 9yo and above. Over 12 your kids can bike on an individual bike (no reduction will be applied in this case).
Professional Historical Guide
Earphones (over 10 pax)
People on this tour: min1 - max15
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: FROM MARCH 1st 2020 the NEW Meeting Point point will be:
FLORENCETOWN BOOKING OFFICE - Piazza Mentana 2red - Florence - SEE ON MAP
The itinerary is flat and not challenging but please note that a normal biking skill is required. Please note we do not visit the inside of monuments and museums. Please let us know in advance any special need or impaired mobility of the clients and we will do our best to accomodate them.
The tour runs rain or shine (but please see below).
The tour will never be cancelled due to rain. We will do our best to proceed with the bike tour, however, in case of heavy rain, we might decide to stop the bike tour and proceed with a walking tour instead (or just start with a walking tour if the weather does not allow to use the bikes at the time of the meeting point). Should the weather get better during the tour, we will try to get back on board, when possible.
Guest options on rainy days:
1) Proceed with the tour hoping for clearing weather - with the understanding that no refund or discount will be given if bikes are not ridden due to rain, or if the bike tour is abbreviated due to rain. We will do our best to get you on a bike, weather permitting.
2) Rain check (of the same amount clients paid) to be used the following day or at any other time, subject to availability. The Rain check is a voucher given to client. The voucher is transferable and may be sold or given to others to use at a future date and lasts up to 1 year from date. It has a value that can be possible used in any other tour provided by our company.
Please note that clients' safety and comfort are of utmost priority, and proper rain gear is mandatory for guests choosing to "ride in the possible rain". We ask clients to be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour departure, to check the weather conditions and choose accordingly. No-shows will not be refunded.
| Total reviews for this tour: 378
23 Jul 19
Great bike tour. Our tour guide was excellent, very knowledge and friendly. I highly recommend this tour especially if you are only in Florence for a few days.
3 Jun 19
The bike tour was fun and informative. A great way to get to know Florence! Our tour guide was very personable.
29 Jun 19
Good, funny and relaxed
Perfect way to see the City in a short time. Nice, friendly and funny guide who told us a lot about the highlights from Florence. We Enjoyed it very much.
Best idea ever
We had a wonderful time with this tour. It's rare to meet a guide with this much enthousiasm. And he knew his stuff as well! Grazie mille, Riccardo! Cheers from Holland!
12 Sep 18
Good intro to the city
The tour is a good way to get oriented to Florence.You cover a good amount ground in a short period of time, while saving your feet. Learn about areas you want to revisit and see some you may not have planned on visiting.
11 Sep 18
Good way to see the city
We did this on our first day just so we could get a feel for the City - its something we've done in lots of other European Cities. We are a family of 4 and we all enjoyed it and would recommend it.
28 Jul 18
Fun way to see the coty
It was a lovely - very easy- ride and a good way to get oriented to the city. The tour guide was knowledgeable and engaging. The gelato at the end was a real treat!