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“Overhyped and looking old and dirty ”
Review of Ponte Vecchio

Ponte Vecchio
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US$19.13*
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Welcome to Florence Guided Walking Tour
Ranked #8 of 672 things to do in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Erected during Roman times, this is the most ancient and photographed bridge in Florence, which is characterized by three arches and two wide arcades on each side housing the famous and unusual "botteghe" or shops.
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I visited Florence just over 15yrs ago and remember Ponte Vecchio being more vibrant and fresh. I don’t think they’ve cleaned or refreshed it since. Very old. Lots of annoying hawkers and just a lot of expensive jewellery.

Thank desinerg
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Beautifull must see when in Firenze. Also great to photograph in the evening. Not much more to say then that there are many goldshops located on the bridge.

Thank Pat Q
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I felt this was more of a have to do it because I’m here thing.

It’s sort of interesting but at the same time kind of underwhelming.

Thank Mark B
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

I first experienced the Ponte Vecchio at sunset, and it was absolutely stunning. Classic landmark of Florence, and even though it's now full of tourists and expensive shops, it's still a must-see!

Thank lauren35323
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Florence several times and also have lots of local friends there. Every time I cross the Arno I somehow deviate my tour through il Ponte Vecchio . The energy of the place is incomparable. The beauty and atmosphere, unique.
It’s a masterpiece!

Thank pjnirvana
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