Florence | Sigthseeing

Up in the hills on the south side of the River Arno you find the astonishing Pitti Palace. Overlooking the city, the palace stands grand. A lot of people come here to experience the beauty of the palace and its well-known collections of paintings, sculptures and art works but most of all they come to experience its breath-taking gardens called the Boboli Gardens. The Boboli Gardens is one of the earliest Italian gardens famous also for its fountains and grottoes. You can easily walk around for hours in the garden and breathe in the fantastic smells of all the roses as well a getting lost in the magnificence of the palace.

If you are in Florence the Pitti Palace is a must experience.


For other must see places go to

Uffizi Gallery | Ponte Vecchio | Palazzo Strozzi | Duomo | Palazzo Medici Riccardi | San Miniato al Monte | Loggia dei Lanzi | Santo Spirito | Branacci Chapel at Santa Maria del Carmine