“During the day I paint them, during the night I make them” this is the answer the artist gave about a criticims made to his children, considered uglies, compared to the beautiful figures he painted. A strong personality, Giotto, that has totaly revolutionized the painting during the gothic period. He worked in many parts of Italy, but it’s right in Florence that he has given some of his masterpieces, like the famous bell tower of the cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

A guided tour in Florence to discover the magnificent artistic works of Giotto di Bondone!

Giotto, che dovrebbe non soltanto essere paragonato agli antichi per lo splendore della sua fama, ma dovrebbe essere posto al di sopra di essi per il suo talento, riportò la pittura all’antica dignità e al vecchio prestigio”

 

Filippo Villani

Giotto

Discover the story of one of the most famous Italian artists with this guided tour in Florence dedicated to Giotto di Bondone.
Our tour will start from the church of Santa Maria Novella, where you can admire one of the crucifixes executed by a young Giotto around 1290.
Then we will move to the cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore where we’ll visit Giotto’s tomb which rests in the crypt of Santa Reparata. We’ll take a break at the shadow of the beautiful bell tower of the cathedral designed by the artist!
Our guided tour will end in one of the most famous church in Florence: Santa Croce, where we could admire two of Giotto’s latest works: the beautiful frescoes of the Bardi and Peruzzi chapels and Baroncelli Polyptych.

 Full day
 Adults and children
 Tickets not included
Florence guided tour Giotto

ON REQUEST ADVANCE OF THE CLIENT, IT’S POSSIBLE TO MODIFY THE GUIDED TOUR ACCORDING TO YOUR NEEDS

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