Where To Find Us


"Walking Tours of Florence are wise and well informed. They have a fresh accessible style which makes it fun. The recipe seems to be the more you enjoy the more you learn. And it works."

Michael Palin

Actor/Presenter (Monty Python and a list of fabulous films too long to list here)

"The Greatest Tour Guide Ever!"

Lou Reed


"...This tour is wonderful, it is informative, complete and fun. And more importantly, you don't feel like a sheep in a flock, herded around town..."

Richard Kind

Actor (Mad about You, Spin City)

"Thank You for the Wonderful Experience!"

Alex Rodriguez

Baseball Star (In December of 2000 Rodriguez became the best-paid ballplayer of all time when he signed a $252 million contract with the Texas Rangers)

"Walking Tours of Florence are much more than tours, because you leave feeling almost as if you know Michelangelo and the other Masters personally."

Mike Munro

One of Australia's finest investigative journalists and well known media personalities.

"Thank you for a wonderful job… you made us feel like we were the most important people in Florence. We all left singing your praises. Thank you very much."

Bill Kurtis

Acclaimed documentary host and producer, network news anchor and multimedia production company.

"Entertaining and Informative!"

Nat Young

World Surfing Champion

"I had the most relaxing and fun experiences with you covering Italian food, wine, art and culture. Thank you for the warm and friendly way in which you welcomed me. I was very impressed by the high professionalism of your staff."

Chi Xun

Director and writer


Our office in central Florence is also the meeting point for most of our group tours in Florence and Tuscany. We are located very near Piazza della Repubblica, on the corner of Via Sassetti and Piazza Davanzati. 

ArtViva, The Original & Best Walking Tours & Events

Address: Via Sassetti, 1 - Florence, Italy 50123
Office Phone: +39 055 2645033  (8am-6pm Monday-Saturday & 8.30am to 1.30pm Sunday in high season)
Mobile Phone: +39 329 6132730  (8am-8pm daily)
Fax: +39 055 292620
Email: staff@artviva.com
Web: www.italy.artviva.com

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