• Polaroid Photo Tour Florence - Family

    Florence Family Polaroid Tour

Join us for a fun family exploration in Florence. Capture your adventures  with a vintage Polaroid camera. Get creative and take home special Polaroid memories of your best moments in the city.

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Duration

    120 Minutes

  • Photo Guides

    Local & English Speaking

  • Private Tour

    Up to four guests included

  • Price

    Family Ticket 129€

  • Booking

    Confirmation within 12 hrs.

Family Ticket: This is a private tour for up to four guests and includes one vintage Polaroid rental camera and one pack of film with eight pictures. If you are a larger group/family, please choose your add-ons accordingly.

From: 129.00


Choose one or more awesome add-ons for your booking!

Family fun with a vintage Polaroid camera

We will help you preserve those special family moments.

Your local host Francesco will wait for you and your children with his colorful Polaroid cameras at Piazza Santa Maria Novella, in the heart of Florence.

In a quick introduction everyone will learn how to use the vintage Polaroid camera from the 90s. No one needs to have previous photography skills. Even smaller kids can use the cameras!

Now your analog adventure starts: Strolling for about two hours through the San Lorenzo district you will explore the hidden, local piazzas like Piazza della Repubblica, Piazza della Signoria and Santo Spirito.

See for yourself: The magic of these places truly show the real soul of Florence.

You and the kids will be using fun props, like balloons and bubble blowers to capture capture the best moments of your time in Florence.

Time for a break! You will taste authentic gelato (or another seasonal snack) and get a first peek on your pictures.

Francesco will show you and your family in an interactive and fun way why Polaroid photography is still of importance today.

Join us with your family for a fun walking tour and experience the city in a whole new way. Capture the best moments of your vacation and make them tangible.

Check out the tour itinerary for more info



    • Choose a date
    • Choose a time
    • Choose your add-ons
    • Press the “Check Availability” button.
    • You will be redirected for CHECKOUT to the CART
  • Payment Options:
    • Direct Bank Transfer (SOFORT)
    • Credit Cards (Stripe)
    • PayPal

If you have questions, call us at +39 347 843 70 26 or write an email to florence@instant.tours

  • Cut-Off Times: Tours can be inquired up until 24 hrs. prior the scheduled departure time. We will reconfirm all tour inquiries with 12 hrs. Your tour is not successfully booked until we reconfirmed your booking!
  • Payment: You will receive a payment link with your confirmation. After the successful payment your tour is confirmed and we’ll send you additional information.
  • Declined Payment: Sometimes it happens that cards are being declined. No worries, just contact your bank or send us an email to booking@instant.tours and we send you a new payment link.

We have planned a great tour for you. Exploring the area you’ll see:

  • Piazza Santa Maria Novella – where you will learn how to use the camera
  • San Lorenzo church – where you will discover a hidden courtyard
  • Piazza del Duomo – where you will capture the beauty of the dome from your very own angle
  • Piazza della Repubblica – where you will take a cool picture of the iconic carousel
  • Piazza della Signoria – where you will capture the true essence of one of the city’s major sights
  • Pontevecchio – passing by Piazzale degli Uffizi you will take a Polaroid of the famous bridge
  • Piazza della Passera – where you will enjoy a refreshing break with an authentic gelato in a picturesque square
  • Piazza Santo Spirito – where you will be impressed by all the cool Polaroid souvenir you have created


  • Family Ticket includes the tour for up to four guests, one vintage Polaroid rental camera and one pack of Polaroid Originals instant film with eight pictures worth 19 EUR
  • If you are a larger family/group and/or want more cameras and films for your tour, please choose from our selection of add-on’s

Meeting Point

  • Address: Piazza Santa Maria Novella, 50123 Florence
    You can find more info about the meeting point right above.


About 120 minutes including the introduction to the Polaroid camera and the instant film.

Departure Times

Daily tours at varying times. Please check the tour calendar for details.

Group Size

The tour ticket includes up to four guests, but we welcome families of all sizes, small or large!


The tour is operated in English. However all tour guides speak Italian as well.


  • Private Tour
  • One vintage Polaroid 600 Camera for the duration of the trip
  • One Pack of Polaroid Originals instant film worth 19 EUR
  • Artisanal gelato (or another seasonal snack) for the family
  • Colorful balloons and soap bubbles (bubble blower)
  • Introduction to instant photography
  • English speaking personal photo guide. Your guide is a local who is happy to answer questions you have about Florence, recommend places to eat, give tips on what to see and where to go and much more. But please be aware of the fact that your guide is not a professional tourist guide. Therefore we do not provide oral historical information and context.

Not Included

  • Gratuities (optional)

Cancellation & Refund

  • Cancellations: If you have to change or cancel a tour please let us know as soon as possible. Just write an email to booking@instant.tours. Within 48 hours prior your booked tours departure, we will refund you with the total amount paid.
  • Short-term cancellations (less than 48 hours before the tour’s departure): We will try to reschedule the tour with you. If we aren’t able to do so, a short-term cancellation will result in full payment of the agreed tour price for the scheduled time.
  • Changes: If you want to change the date and/or time of your trip you must contact us as soon as possible in writing at booking@instant.tours. We will try to reschedule your trip with you, although we cannot guarantee that we will always be able to do this, as changes are subject to availability at the time.
  • Bad Weather: If weather conditions are really bad and the tour is cancelled for that reason, we will inform you via e-mail and/or telephone beforehand. If we can’t reach you the tour guide will be at the meeting point to discuss further steps. If the tour you booked got cancelled due to bad weather we will reschedule it for you and in case that doesn’t work for you we will give you full refund.
  • For details please view our Terms and Conditions here.

Meeting Point

Meeting Point Florence

We meet at the benches in the middle of the square or at ones on the side of Piazza Santa Maria Novella. This is where you’ll find your guide (having a Polaroid camera around his or her neck).

Address: Piazza Santa Maria Novella, 50123 Florence

Please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes prior the tour to ensure that we can start in time.

Ending Point

Meeting Point Florence

Your tour ends at Piazza Santo Spirito. There, we will review your pictures, answer your questions about what to do in Florence, recommend places to eat and give tips on what to see and where to go.

Add even more fun to your tour! Choose between one or more of our awesome tour add-ons. Just add them to the card. You will receive your purchase at the tour!

  • Add-On Polaroid Group Picture

    ADD-ON: Group Picture

  • Polaroid Originals Color 600 Film

    ADD-ON: Color 600 Film




“This unique tour was the highlight of our family trip to Italy. Francesco was not only an excellent guide but so kind and hospitable to our family […]”
Paula, USA

Florence Family

“The tour itself is the perfect idea for kids, but Francesco was funny, informative and patient with my 10 year old […]. I absolutely recommend this tour!”
Susanne, Germany

Florence Family

“The tour was a perfect balance of photographic education, historic beauty, and fun! We will book this tour again on a future visit!“
Shanna, USA

Florence Family