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Reviewed 1 September 2018

This long street runs, in a general north/south direction, from Piazza della Liberta, past Piazza San Marco, Leonardo Museum and ends just one block from Piazza del Duomo at Palazzo Medici Riccardi.

Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Yes, this was a nice walk and definitely much quieter but it certainly doesn’t have the same kind of attractions as Centro Storico. However, you do need some quiet time after visiting these areas so I would recommend coming here after the busy piazzas.

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Via Cavour Firenze is a lovely street, for the most part. It is not very wide, but it is full of cafes, restaurants and a multitude of other shops, especially from about the area of Piazza San Marco and all the way to the Duomo....More

2  Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The Via Cavour is a lovely street in Florence that runs through to the Duomo area. Full of restaurants, shops, beautiful old buildings....Lovely

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Cavour has everything: a big toy store that also sells model kits. Eataly has a new big store on this block, right next to Sephora. Also Frette is on the corner. Across the street are 2 antique book shops with all kinds of fabulous finds....More

1  Thank hippo930
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Lovely way to see the old buildings of Florence as well as some beautiful street art. Make sure you stop and view the artists working on their paintings - some amazing art worth purchasing if you can fit it in your luggage. Seems to be...More

Thank Gradey91
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Via Camillo Cavour (Via Cavour) is a major street linking Piazza Della Liberta, northeast of the city centre to the Historic City Centre of Florence. Created in 1861 and named after Italian statesman, Camillo Cavour, shortly after his death, this is a busy street that...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We did not stay at the Cavour, but we visited the rooftop bar for one the most outstanding views of Florence. Visitors must leave a passport at the front desk to ascend to the rooftop. The drinks were affordable for this type of venue. It...More

Thank ThreeBells
Reviewed 8 May 2014

This is one of the busiest places in Florence, but the walk along it is really pleasant. It's worth because you say hello to people from all over the world and you take so many photos of the beautiful buildings around.

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San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind
stalls with an array of products in one of the most
traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different
ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor
market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
fall in love with this area and in particular, with
its variety of food, especially those focusing on
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