• Campanile Giotto

    "Up ahead rose the unmistakable shape

    of a campanile...

    Commonly known as

    Giotto’s bell tower..."

  • Corridoio Vasariano

    "...the Vasari Corridor

    was designed by

    Giorgio Vasari

    in 1564 under orders of the Medici ruler,

    Grand Duke Cosimo I..."

  • Palazzo Vecchio

    “No!” Langdon

    pointed out the window at the commanding edifice in the distance.

    “I recognize the

    Palazzo Vecchio.”

One book three cities

inferno

Robert Langdon is back and he has replaced his Harris tweed suit and Mickey Mouse watch with a Brioni suit as he goes about solving this new Italian mystery.
The book "Inferno" sets out to challenge a scenario where all of the characters are not what they purport to be.

Amongst the many coup de theatre in the book the striking characters are the three magnificent cities making up the backdrop to this adventure, namely Florence, Venice and Istanbul. On our site you will find details of all of the locations visited by Sienna and Prof. Langdon in their race against time to...

Book your tour in Florence

ssh24If you loved, as we did, Langdon's adventures through the tiny streets of Florence, you can't miss our tour of the city.

The tour starts at 9.15 from Boboli then, after crossing Ponte Vecchio, offers an accurate visit of Palazzo Vecchio. It continues to the Badia Fiorentina, where the book starts and then stops at the Church of Dante where you can learn more about the Divine Comedy.

Immerse yourself in this unusal tour on the trail of Bob Langdon and pick the chance to view Florence from a different perspective, 

all you have to do is book the tour.

 

 

 

 

Baptistry "by night" new special schedule

Special night opening for the Baptistry of Florence: up to September 28 it will be open all day 11.15AM through 11.00PM on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
The ticket costs 10 € and grants access to all the Santa Maria del Fiore complex (Cathedral, Santa Reparata crypt, Dome, Giotto belltower and museum)

With its 300,000 visitors a year, the Baptistry is now in the news around the world for the new book by Dan Brown 'Inferno'. An essential part of the book takes place in the Baptistry...