Welcome to Italy
Florence is known as the "cradle of the Italian Renaissance". It is also one of Forbes' most beautiful cities in the world due to its architectural and artistic treasures. Ranked in the top fifty fashion capitals of the world, Florence is an important city of fashion. Because Florence was a medieval financial and trading centre, it became one of the wealthiest cities of its time. Condor has your cheap flights to Florence.
Florence - Italy's distinguished city of art - is an art lover's dream with its marvelous museums displaying the treasures of the art world. With Condor's cheap flights, you can see the prized works of the masters, such as Michelangelo, Dante, and Galileo. Visit this cosmopolitan city with its ties to the past, with cheap flights to Florence. Don't forget to sample the famous Tuscan cuisine!
Your cheap flight to Florence will arrive at the Florence Amerigo Vespucci International Airport. Upon arrival of your cheap flight to Florence, you will easily find taxis and buses to transport you to the bustling city center. Transportation costs in and around Florence are very reasonable. If you take a bus, the routes are named for landmarks to make navigating the city much easier.
Peak travel season to Florence runs from April through November. Florence offers cool winters and dry summers. With your cheap flight to Florence, you can choose the best time of year for your holiday in Florence. Connecting Florence to the rest of Italy is a modern railway and train system. Book your cheap plane tickets with Condor and explore all the treasures that are housed in Florence.
Top sights in Florence
The cathedral which was named in honor of Santa Maria del Fiore, is of gothic design. It was built on the old site of the church of Santa Reparata, a seventh century church. You can still see ruins of the old church in the crypt. Admission is free. Book your flight to Florence with Condor.
The Palazo Davanzati
The Palazo Davanzati offers the tourist a glimpse into the private home and lives of the wealthy nobility. Many of the rooms have beautiful frescoes painted on the walls or ceilings. The well-preserved kitchen is complete with medieval cookware, kitchen tools and utensils. Book cheap flights to Florence with Condor.
The Uffizi Gallery is one of Italy's most popular museums with over 1.5 million visitors a year. Weekends, Tuesdays and mornings are the busiest times at the gallery, so you might want to plan around those times so you can have time to enjoy the museum more.
The Accademia Gallery is home to one of the most famous sculptures of all time, Michelangelo's David. With your cheap flight to Florence, you'll see works by the old masters, such as ""Prisoner"", the unfinished work of Michelangelo and ""Rape of the Sabines"" by Giambologna. Get your cheap flight to Florence with Condor.
The Boboli Gardens
The Boboli Gardens is one of the best remaining examples of formal 16th century gardens. The gardens were elaborately designed with wide gravel avenues, grottos, statuary, and garden temples. Be sure to see the incredible gardens after your flight to Florence with Condor.