Uffizi Gallery and Accademia Tickets

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Unlock Uffizi Gallery And Accademia Tickets With Florence Walking Tour

These Uffizi Gallery and Accademia tickets are perfect for visiting Florence City’s top two must-visit museums: the Uffizi Gallery and the Accademia Gallery.

This online ticket allows you to bypass the long lines at the ticket counter and secures your access to both galleries.

During this walking tour, you can visit iconic landmarks like Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza Signoria, Michelangelo’s David, and more.

Not alone, but with a professional guide. Your guide will provide insightful commentary, fascinating anecdotes, and hidden gems that you might miss alone.

They are well-versed in history and secret passages, offering a deeper understanding of both galleries beyond what you can find in guidebooks.

Book your Uffizi Gallery walking tour tickets now!

Uffizi Gallery and Accademia Gallery Ticket Price

Age GroupTicket Price
Adult ticket (15+ years)€120
Child ticket (4 to 14 years)€110
Child ticket (4 to 14 years)Free
(Minimum 1, Maximum 15 Tickets)

Highlights of Accademia and Uffizi Gallery Tour

  • Skip the line entrance with Uffizi Gallery and Accademia tickets.
  • A guided walking tour of Florence, including Florence Cathedral, Ponte Vecchio, Piazza Signoria, and more.
  • Small group with only 17 members and a professional guide.
  • The 1.5-hour interval between the attractions.

What to Expect with Walking Tour Tickets

Expect with Walking Tour
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With these tickets, you can take a walking tour of Florence, including these famous landmarks.

Your tour starts at Palazzo Vecchio. Here, you can see the Ponte Vecchio, a leather market, and rub the nose of Il Porcellino for good luck.

Then, your guide will lead you to Piazza Signoria to see the spot where Michelangelo’s ‘David’ once stood.

With Uffizi Gallery and Accademia tickets, you’ll also know the stories behind the beautiful sculptures.

The tour continues with a skip-the-line entry to the Accademia Gallery, home to Michelangelo’s ‘David’.

You can tour the museum for an hour or more with insights about the paintings and sculptures from your tour guide.

After this, you will head to the Florence Cathedral, one of Italy’s largest churches with an incredible red dome.

It is officially called the Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower. You can enter the Duomo for free. It looks more beautiful if you visit Florence during Christmas.

Before heading to the final destination—the Uffizi Gallery, you will have approx. 1.5 hours of free time for lunch (at your own expense).

End the day with a visit to the Uffizi Gallery walking tour and admire the masterpieces of Giotto, Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, Michelangelo, and many others.

You can tour the museum for 1.5–2 hours or more.

Uffizi Gallery and Accademia Gallery Opening Hours:

AttractionsOpening Hours
Uffizi GalleryTuesday to Sunday: 8.15 am to 6.50 pm
Monday: Closed
Last Entry: 45 Minutes before closing
Accademia GalleryDaily from 8.15 am to 6.50 pm.

Meeting Point

The meeting point for the walking tour is at Piazzale degli Uffizi, 6, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy. Get Directions

Things to Know Before You Go

You will receive a confirmation at the time of booking.

This walking tour is not wheelchair-accessible.

A dress code is required to enter the venue. It requires you to keep your knees and shoulders covered, for both men and women. 

Please note that there will be approximately a 1.5-hour break between the tours for lunch.

What Else Can You Do?

Things to Know Before
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You can explore Florence’s rich history and culture with an exciting digital guide—sent by PDF—that explains the ten most important masterpieces of the Uffizi. 

Choose the multilingual audio guide option for a more interactive experience. 

Plus, get entry to the National Archaeological Museum of Florence and the Museum Opificio Delle Pietre Dure.

If you want to visit the attractions separately, you can also do that.

Why Purchase the Uffizi Gallery and Accademia Tickets?

The busiest time of year in Florence lasts from May through September. 

The city’s biggest museums have long queues that stretch over an hour during this time of the year due to the high volume of people visiting. 

However, this is only an issue if you haven’t reserved your museum tickets in advance!

You reserve a tour, decide on a meeting place, and enter the museum as a group. Your guide will have your ticket.

Additionally, if you are short on time in Florence, walking tours of the city can be your best option.

Here is what other tourists are saying after taking this tour:

Perfect stop for art history buffs 
Tony_B, Nov 2023
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The Florence tours were great despite the cold, wet, windy weather. But it was late November, after all. Kudos to the morning tour guide. She was a real trooper, not allowing the adverse weather to affect her presentation.

Fantastic tour of Florence
Lyndon_H, Dec 2023
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Excellent, informative! Under extremely windy conditions, the walking tour guide gave us an insightful and thoughtful tour of this gorgeous city.

Excellent tour of Uffizi, Accademia, and central
Florence Joseph_C, Oct 2023 
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The tour guide was very knowledgeable and engaging. Great appreciation of the masters’ work and also of the city and its history.

Great experience!
Abby_M, Nov 2023
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Matt was so knowledgeable and friendly! We had a private tour, and it highlighted the perfect amount of art! 

How Does This Accademia and Uffizi Gallery Combo Ticket Work?

Select your preferred time: Choose the hours and dates that work best for you to visit each destination on the booking page. 

Feed the number of tickets you require.

Finish the secure payment process: After choosing your visit dates and tickets, you should finish the secure payment procedure. 

Multiple debit and credit cards are accepted forms of payment.

Upon completion of payment processing, you will receive your tickets in your email. Before your visit, print your tickets or save them to your phone.

Tips to Visit Accademia and Uffizi Gallery

Tips to Visit Accademia and Uffizi Gallery
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  • We recommend you wear comfortable shoes for your walking tours of Florence’s main sites, including the dome climb.
  • Bring a camera to record the wonderful vistas at the Accademia Gallery and the Uffizi Gallery. These are stunning buildings.
  • Please be aware that a dress code is required to enter this venue. For both men and women—keep your knees and shoulders covered. 

    This is to ensure a respectful and appropriate atmosphere for all visitors.

Accademia Gallery to Uffizi Gallery

Depending on your preferences and time constraints, there are several ways to get from the Accademia Gallery to the Uffizi Gallery. 

Here are the most popular options:

By Walking:

By Bus:

  • Distance: approximately 1.5 kilometers (0.9 miles).
  • Time: 10–15 minutes.
  • Bus lines: You can take bus lines C1 or D from the stop “Accademia” near the Accademia Gallery to the stop “Uffizi,” right in front of the Uffizi Gallery.
  • Fare: You can purchase the tickets onboard the bus or at tobacco shops (tabacchi).

By Taxi:

  • Distance: 1.6 kilometers (1 mile).
  • Time: 5–10 minutes, depending on traffic.
  • Fare: Taxi fares in Florence are metered. The estimated cost for the trip would be around €8–€10.
  • Taxis: You can hail a taxi on the street or find taxi stands near the Accademia Gallery.

Here are some additional factors to consider when choosing your transportation:

  • If you’re traveling during rush hour, taking the bus might be slower than walking or taking a taxi.
  • If you have luggage, taking a taxi might be the most convenient option.
  • If the weather is bad, you might prefer to take a bus or taxi to avoid walking.

Map from Uffizi Gallery to Accademia Gallery

FAQs

Are Uffizi Gallery and Accademia walking tours available?

Yes, the walking tour to Florence, with Uffizi Gallery and Accademia tickets, is available.

Book the tickets now to make the most of your Florence trip!

What’s included with the Accademia and Uffizi Gallery Walking Tour?

The Uffizi Walking Tour tickets include skip-the-line access to the Uffizi Gallery and Accademia, a guided walking tour of Florence’s iconic landmarks.

The itinerary includes Florence Cathedral, Palazzo Vecchio, Michelangelo’s David, and Piazza Signoria.

How much does the Uffizi Gallery Walking Tour cost?

The walking tour ticket costs €120 for visitors aged 15 years and above and €110 for children aged four to 14, while entry for children up to four years old is free.

How much time do you need at Uffizi and Accademia?

The combo tickets to the Uffizi Gallery and Accademia Gallery offer a one-and-a-half-day exploration, providing ample time to appreciate the artistry.

These attractions take 1.5-2 hours to explore the notable artworks.

Book these Uffizi Gallery walking tour tickets and gain insights from professional guides, making it a valuable and enriching experience.

Can you do Uffizi and Accademia in one day?

Yes, it is possible to visit the Uffizi Gallery and the Accademia Gallery in one day, depending on your pace and interests. 

We recommend booking a guided tour.

Is Uffizi Gallery the same as Accademia Gallery?

No, the Uffizi Gallery and the Accademia Gallery are two distinct museums in Florence, Italy, each with its unique collection and focus. 

While both offer a glimpse into the rich artistic heritage of the city, they cater to different interests and offer contrasting experiences.

Read our article for a more detailed view of the Uffizi vs. Accademia Gallery.

How far apart are Uffizi and Accademia?

The distance between the Uffizi Gallery and the Accademia Gallery is approximately 1.0 kilometers (0.62 miles). 

This distance can be easily covered on foot in around 15-20 minutes, depending on your walking pace.

How do you skip the line at Uffizi and Accademia?

Skip the line tickets and guided tours allow you to skip the lines at both galleries.

How much time do you need at Uffizi and Accademia?

You can explore the Uffizi Gallery for 2-3 hours (with highlights) or 4-5 hours (for a more thorough visit)

Then, move to the Accademia Gallery for 1-2 hours (with highlights) or 2-3 hours (for a more thorough visit).

What is the cheapest way to get from Uffizi Gallery to Galleria dell’Accademia?

In terms of cost, walking is the cheapest option. However, the bus is a good choice if you are short on time or prefer a faster option.

How do I get from Uffizi Gallery to Galleria dell’Accademia the fastest?

The fastest way to get from the Uffizi Gallery to the Accademia Gallery is to take a taxi. It will take 5-10 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.

Is there a direct bus between Uffizi Gallery and Accademia Gallery?

There is a bus that travels directly from Benci to Cavour San Marco

Services run daily, with departures occurring every ten minutes. The trip takes about six minutes.

How do I travel from Uffizi Gallery to Accademia Gallery without a car?

The Via dei Benci bus is a convenient option for travelers staying in the center of Florence. 

It is also a good option for travelers visiting the Accademia Gallery or the Ponte Vecchio.

How long does it take to get from Uffizi Gallery to Accademia?

The time it takes to get from Accademia Gallery to Uffizi depends on your chosen mode of transportation and traffic conditions. 

• Walking: 15-20 minutes (approximately 1.6 km)
• Bus: 5-10 minutes (C1 bus line)
• Taxi: 5-10 minutes
• Cycling: 5-10 minutes (depending on your cycling skills and traffic)
• Hop-on hop-off bus: 15-20 minutes (depending on stops made)

Where do I catch the Accademia Gallery to Uffizi bus from?

To catch the bus from Accademia Gallery to Uffizi Gallery, you’ll need to take bus line C1 from the “Accademia” stop, located on Via Ricasoli just outside the museum.

Where does the Uffizi Gallery to Galleria dell’Accademia bus arrive?

The Uffizi Gallery to Galleria dell’Accademia bus (line C1) arrives at the “Accademia” stop on Via Ricasoli. This stop is just outside the Accademia Gallery’s main entrance.

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