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Eyes of Rome

Florence Craftsmanship Tour: Unveiling Artisan Secrets

Behind the Scenes of Florence's Artisan Mastery


  • Art
  • History
  • Craftsmanship

What makes this tour Special

Delve into Florence's lesser-known Oltrarno district, exploring its rich artisan traditions in intimate workshop settings.

Witness the unique magic of traditional crafting techniques with live, exclusive demonstrations by local artisans.

Gain deeper understanding and personal connection with the city through stories and history shared by your expert guide.

What to Expect


Enjoy your tour with your own private tour expert at your party's disposal only


3 hours






This tour is suitable for kids of all ages

What's Included
  • Private Tour with Professional Guide
  • Visit of 3 Craftsmen Laboratories
  • Opportunity to observe live demonstrations of traditional crafts
Not Included/ Optional Extras
  • Transfers
  • Personal purchases from the workshops
  • Food and beverages

Sites you’ll visit

  • Santo Spirito Neighborhood
  • Santo Spirito is a vibrant neighborhood in Florence, Italy, renowned for its authentic charm and local character. Nestled on the Oltrarno side of the Arno River, it exudes a bohemian atmosphere with its narrow cobblestone streets, artisan workshops, and quaint cafes. The centerpiece is the Basilica di Santo Spirito, a Renaissance gem designed by Brunelleschi, while the Piazza Santo Spirito offers a lively backdrop for community gatherings, markets, and a taste of genuine Florentine life. This neighborhood captivates visitors with its genuine spirit, artistic flair, and a delightful blend of historical and contemporary influences.

Tour description

Embark on a captivating 3-hour journey into the heart of Florence's artisanal heritage, nestled in the historic Oltrarno district. This tour offers a unique window into the timeless world of traditional Florentine craftsmanship, a tradition that endures in the quaint workshops and studios of this storied neighborhood.

Your exploration begins in the vibrant Oltrarno area, renowned for its maze of workshops where generations of artisans have honed their crafts. Stroll through narrow, picturesque streets and discover hidden gems where masters of mosaics, jewelry, papermaking, and leatherworking bring life to their art. Each studio visit allows you to witness the meticulous care and skill infused in every creation.

Led by an expert guide, this tour delves into the historical and social significance of these crafts, revealing how they've shaped Florence's identity. It's an immersive experience that connects you with the city's artistic soul, offering insights into the dedication behind each masterpiece.

Full Refund Cancellation Policy

Eyes of Rome has two policies with full refund terms.
The policies are included and non-optional.
  1. Dolce Vita policy is applied on all Standard Bookings placed more than 72 hours from the date of the event. We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms up to 72 hours from the date of the event for any reason. To apply for a refund including where your tour is cancelled or changed by Eyes of Rome®, please contact our customer service team at info@eyesofrome.com.
  2. Peace of Mind policy is applied on Selected Bookings and on all Bookings placed within 72 hours from the date of the event. We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms so if you are unable to attend your booking due to unforeseen circumstances outside of your control you may be entitled to a refund - please see our full set of Refundable Terms and Conditions here. To apply for a refund, please find the instructions on how to apply in the booking confirmation email you received after payment.

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