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Florence City Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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There is no better way to see Florence than on this hop-on and hop-off double-decker bus. Stops along the tour route include the Cathedral, Santa Croce, San Marco, Piazzale Michelangelo and much, much more! Hop-on and off as many times as you like for a full day of sightseeing!

Download now Sightseeing Experience APP: an easy and practical way to orient yourself, move, visit and discover the city.

Inside the APP you find a free walking tour of the center available in 5 languages and an interactive map that shows you the position of the buses in real time, the waiting time at each stop and your position so you can easily reach the nearest stop.
  • See Florence at your own pace by hopping off at popular landmarks 
  • Plan your own itinerary, including start and end times 
  • Enjoy 360-degree views from the open air of the upper deck 
  • Choose a 1-, 2-, or 3-day pass to save money on transport
What to Expect
Your Florence tour begins when you board the hop-on, hop-off bus. Board at any of the stops around the city. Buses for the city tour depart every 30 minutes from each stop, with roughly one-hour itineraries. The buses follow a 10-mile (16-kilometer) route that snakes through the city with 18 stops, from Santa Maria Novella station to Barbetti. The buses for the Fiesole tour depart every 60 minutes from each stop and follow a roughly 2-hour itinerary. Visit the Etruscan city on a hill a short distance from Florence. Upon arrival, enjoy panoramic views, visit churches and museums, and take short hikes around the area. Your pass includes unlimited rides for the duration selected. Plan your own itinerary, and get off at stops that interest you most.
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Important Information
Departure Point
You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.
Departure Time
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Return Details
You may disembark at any of the available stops.
  • Hop-on hop-off tour
  • Free Wi-Fi onboard bus
  • Mobile free App “Sightseeing Experience
  • Assistance at Sightseeing Experience Visitor Center inside ticketing area in SMN Train Station
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible (lower level only)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Reviewed today via mobile

So hard to find when we first set out to look for a bus stop. Not well marked. A few seats we sat in, the connection wasn’t working.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank bridgetbennett
Reviewed yesterday

Very nice ride, you can do A line and B line together around three hours. It is worth what you pay. Also it is good for 24 hours.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Mimi Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We picked up the bus with no problem on the south side of the river, off Ponte alle Grazie, south east corner. (ATAF Line 23 from the south-east suburbs, stop "Demidoff." This stop is also on inner city routes C1 and C3.) The ticket is...More

Thank LizF197
CitySightseeingIta, Front Office Manager at City Sightseeing Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Liz! Thank you so much for your beautiful comment! We are glad you enjoied your tour with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The busses were hard to find and ran very infrequently. We waited 50mins for a bus that never showed. It was hot and we were disappointed because there was so much we could have seen in that time. There were a lot of elderly people...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Lknotty
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some really stunning views especially if you take the red line (Linea B) and great stops, but the service is not the most reliable in terms of timings, and you can be waiting for quite a while for a bus. There is an app you...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Sorry I can’t seem to put the link on this platform. If you search Florence hop on hop off bus it comes up. Scroll down and there’s a link to the map and also a section on itinerary and schedule. Alternatively you can get a... More
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