1 day in Florence
1 day in FlorenceJul 13, 2016
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Florence— 1 day
Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, then see the interesting displays at Uffizi Gallery, then get engrossed in the history at Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence, and finally examine the collection at Galleria dell'Accademia.
For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Florence travel guide.
If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are Pisa International Airport and Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 21°C at night.