• Polaroid Photo Tour Florence

    Florence Highlights Tour

Discover Florence’s hidden treasures on a walking tour with a vintage Polaroid camera and take home unique photo souvenirs that will last forever!

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Duration

    180 Minutes

  • Photo Guides

    Local & English Speaking

  • Group Size

    Maximum 8 People

  • Price

    Standard Ticket 59€

  • Booking

    Instant Confirmation

From: 59.00

Add-ons:

Instant Tours Florence – Explore Tuscany Vintage Style

Capture one of the most beautiful cities in the world on instant film

Equipped with an original Polaroid instant camera and a friendly local you will explore the rich artistic and architectural heritage of this Italian gem. With the help of our local partner Francesco you will be creating eight unique Polaroid souvenirs of your visit in Florence.

Explore the city’s “leather goods” neighborhood of San Lorenzo and the tailors district of Santo Spirito. Visit some of Florence’s most famous sights like the Piazza Santa Maria Novella and the Piazza Del Duomo.

On this walking tour you will wander through narrow streets that literally hold hidden treasures, get in touch with local activities at the Mercato Centrale in San Lorenzo and see famous street art by artists like Clet and Blub.

Take home eight one-of-a-kind Polaroids from your sightseeing adventure in one of Italy’s most beautiful destinations.

EVERYTHING YOU

NEED TO KNOW

  • HOW TO BOOK YOUR TOUR:
    • Choose the number of tickets
    • Choose a date
    • Choose a time
    • Choose your add-ons
    • Press the „Book now” button.
    • You will be redirected for CHECKOUT to the CART 
  • Payment options:
    • Direct Bank Transfer (SOFORT)
    • Credit Cards (Stripe)
    • PayPal
  • Cut-Off Times: Tours can be booked online up until 24 hrs. prior the scheduled departure time.
  • Short-Term Inquiries: If you like to join a tour within 24 hrs. to the departure just drop us a line. We try to make it happen: florence@instant.tours
  • Private Tours: You want to book a tour but cannot find a suitable date? Inquire via e-mail and we will try scheduling one.

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

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

  • Piazza Santa Maria Novella
  • Mercato San Lorenzo (Central Market)
  • Leather Goods market (San Lorenzo)
  • Piazza San Lorenzo
  • Piazza del Duomo –
  • Piazza della Repubblica (The Square with the Carousel)
  • Mercato del Porcellino
  • Piazza della Signoria
  • Piazza Santa Croce
  • Piazzale degli Uffizi
  • Ponte Vecchio
  • Piazza Santo Spirito

Price

  • Standard Ticket includes vintage Polaroid rental camera and one pack of Polaroid Originals instant film worth 19 EUR
  • No-Camera Ticket does not include a rental camera nor the instant film. Perfect for someone who wants to use their own camera or accompany someone on the tour

Meeting Point

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

Duration

About 180 minutes including the introduction to the Polaroid camera and the instant film.

Departure Times

Wednesday to Sunday. Please check the tour calendar for details.

Group Size

No minimum group size. Average maximum group size is eight.

Languages

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

Included

  • Vintage Polaroid 600 Camera for the duration of the trip
  • 1 Pack of Polaroid Originals instant film worth 19 EUR
  • Introduction to instant photography
  • English speaking personal photo guide. Your guide is a Florence 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

  • The No-Camera Ticket does not include a rental camera nor the instant film.
  • 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

    2.50
  • Polaroid Originals Color 600 Film

    ADD-ON: Color 600 Film

    19.00
  • Instant Tours Vienna ClassicFlorian Albert

    ADD-ON: Private Tour

    50.00

OUR CUSTOMERS

TESTIMONIALS

“We really had a great time! Nora and Gilbert led us through a very well thought tour of the city and taking Polaroid pictures was extremely exciting.”
Fabio, Italy

Florence

“This was, by far, our favorite activity during our time in Vienna. Loved to show the vintage style pictures to my family and friends!”
Callie, USA

Florence

“I would highly recommend this tour to everyone. I am a student and found the tour to be exceptionally well priced.“
Cassidy, Ireland

Florence

THE TOUR

IMPRESSIONS