The Best Views of Florence, Italy
There is so much to see in Florence! Fortunately, the historic center of the city is easily walkable. For the best views of Florence, Italy, you need to take a little trek, though. A 1.5 mile walk from the Duomo, the heart of Florence, brings you to Piazzale Michelangelo. Click here for map.
Piazzale Michelangelo sits atop a hill across the Arno River. From here, you can take in all of Florence. The cathedrals and palaces dominate the skyline. The views down the Arno River are spectacular. Behind the city, the Tuscan hills form a dramatic backdrop. Click photos below for a video tour.
At night, the view is even more spectacular. Enjoy the rest of our photos. And, do not forget when you visit Florence, take time to go to Piazzale Michelangelo. The best views of Florence, Italy await.