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Piazza San Giovanni, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the Duomo's of Italy never fail to impress, the sheer magnitude of the architecture.. God's houses are built to incredible design and this does not disappoint in any way.. You marvel at the design and architecture and thank the people who contribute to what is...More

Thank Aurora S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is difficult to determine when one leaves the Piazza del Duomo and enters Piazza San Giovanni; maybe because the trio of beauties are so captivating. However, eyes back down to earth, the building ornamentation on lesser buildings and the vitality in the square are...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2018

The square, which is a continuation of the Piazza del Duomo, is completely dominated by the famous Florence Baptistery. But, there are some other marvelous architectural works around the three sides of the square. Don’t miss the wonderful Loggia del Bigallo, the late Gothic structure,...More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

When I first walked into this piazza I felt in awe of the beautiful buildings. There is the Duomo,Bapistry and Giottos Bell Tower. Around the square are many shops,restaurants and the Duomo museum. Of course it is crowded with people queuing to enter the sights....More

Thank BrisbaneBetty
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This has most of the attractions from the historical center, but it’s very crowded and you can’t enjoy the view in quiet. In the evening is not crowded and you can enjoy the view and taking pictures.

Thank Andrei C
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This Piazza does get crowded during the day. Lot of tour groups and visitors taking in the sights. However the Piazza is best after dark. It is romantic to stroll through the piazza after everyone has gone home. The Duomo all lit up at night...More

Thank jb21122013
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This is probably the most crowded square in Florence. It is home to the Duomo and Baptistery. Be prepared for very large crowds. The best bet is to go early morning or late afternoon/early evening. It does afford beautiful views of the buildings.

Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 25 August 2018

This is such a beautiful area with spectacular buildings, notably the Duomo, and all the other connecting buildings. It is amazing. However, if you go during midday, it will be super crowded and instead of looking around at the architecture, you will just be having...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

One of the most crowded squares of Florence as it is where the Duomo is Far too many people and difficult to enjoy the architecture of the Duomo and tower.

Thank MN8888
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Beautiful central piazza with magnificent Battistero of Florence in the center. Plenty of cafes and restaurants around, vibrant at night and extremely crowded during the day. Do not miss the Loggia del Bigallo, an impressive late Gothic building with two arches richly decorated with elaborate...More

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