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Piazza Poggi | Oltrarno, Florence, Italy
Piazzale Michelangelo
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can see this ancient tower along the Arno River below the Michaelangelo Piazza. It was sealed off for a movie shoot during our visit to Florence.

Thank BrisbaneBetty
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Tower was built in the 14th century as a part of the defensive walls of the city, which was demolished in the 19th century during the urban renewal of Florence. It was spared due to the panoramic views it offers all over the city and...More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 21 April 2018

This structure really stood out if you are descending from Piazzale Michelangelo. It was first erected in 1324 and is formerly the defensive walls of Florence. There are 160 steps to the submit and it definitely offers you a different angle or perspective on how...More

Thank MadmanAdventure
Reviewed 8 December 2017

If you are visiting Piazzale Michelangelo, you will likely see this Torre from the terraces. It looked interesting enough to walk to on my way out.

Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 12 November 2017

One of many nice old building around florence,not far from the river and town ,5 minute look is good enough.

Thank down2earthnz
Reviewed 23 August 2016

It's open only between June and September, from 5 to 8 pm and is definitely worth the visit. You get to know the history of the Florence walls built in the Middle Ages and have the chance to make beautiful photographs of Duomo and Palazzo...More

1  Thank Uira_IT
Reviewed 23 May 2016

The Torre di San Niccolo is located across the Arno River on Piazza Poggi. If you climb to the top you get nice views of the city.

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Not the best or biggest tower in Florence. Somewhat simple overall but definitely worth a look if on this side of the Arno river

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Very simple tower and has nothing special architecturally. Doesn't with the visit at all. Better to save time for something more valuable.

Thank AhmedA555
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We climbed this amazing medieval tower, and on the top we found a wonderful point of view on the city, definitely better than Piazzale Michelangelo! And included in the small price, just 4 euros, a very expert guide told us everything about the history of...More

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Piazzale Michelangelo
Just outside the ancient walls of Florence, Viale
Michelangiolo starts. It is a winding road rimmed by
wonderful poplars and holm oaks. The long ascent opens
up to the most beautiful and famous panoramic
viewpoint of Florence: Piazzale Michelangelo, where an
elevated terrace offers visitors an incomparable and
breathtaking view of the entire city from above.
During good weather, Piazzale Michelangelo provides
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