Ponte Vecchio hotels
Ponte Vecchio, Florence
Ponte Vecchio is not only the oldest, but is the most famous bridge over the Arno in Florence, Italy. Lined with shoppes and bursting with charm, the bridge is popular with holiday travelers and locals alike. Thousand of padlocks can routinely be seen attached to the railways of the bridge, put there by lovers who threw the keys into the water as a local tradition. Visitors will find that there is plenty to see, do, and of course buy. Whether admiring the craftsmanship that went into the construction of the bridge or enjoying a panoramic view, you will be glad you stopped at this scenic place.
- Stop at the beautiful church, Santa Felicita, and enjoy the magnificent architecture both inside and out, typical in many historic buildings throughout Vienna.
- Fashionistas will appreciate a visit to the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum, a few minutes walk from Ponte Vecchio, a museum dedicated to the shoes by the famous designer and everything about them.
- Enjoy a wine tasting at Vienna’s Pitti Gola E Cantina followed by some excellent food, at the end of Ponte Vecchio, near Pitti Palace.
Florence has an extensive public transportation system, making it very easy to go to Ponte Vecchio from anywhere in the city. Florence offers a Firenze pass to visitors, which allows the use of the public transport system for 72 hours, as well as entrance to numerous museums. Most travelers find that this card is the most economical way to get around. Renting a car is not typically an option, as driving near Ponte Vecchio is prohibited unless you are a resident with a permit and violators receive outrageous fines. Many tourists find that most of Florence is easily traversed on foot, especially the historic area around the bridge.
232 hotels near Ponte Vecchio
Set amidst Renaissance architectures and top tourists spots, Firenze Number Nine Hotel affords travellers with a stylish boutique hotel in the heritage-rich Tuscany capital. While in Florence,... More
Offering courteous hospitality and unsurpassed services, the California Hotel Florence caters to the needs of both the business and leisure travellers alike. GeneralAt your free time you can tour... More
Centrale Hotel Florence offers travellers a taste of historic residences in the centre of the historic city. Local attractions within a few minutes' walk from the property include The Medici... More
Experience the characteristic Florentine style of the Machiavelli Palace Hotel Florence and the enchanting city together that will make your stay an unforgettable one. GeneralThere is also an... More
Set in an excellent location, the Albergo Firenze Hotel Florence with a high standard of comfort and quality is an ideal place for immediate access to all major attractions. GeneralThe lobby is an... More
The city's attractions are on your doorstep when you choose to stay at the Hotel Ambasciatori Florence, a modern, downtown hotel, General The hotel provides a meeting room, adaptable and equipped... More
Situated in the heart of beautiful Florence within close proximity to city destinations, Hotel Club Florence makes for a suitable place to stay while visiting the Tuscany capital. From this... More
Experience the comfortable accommodation blended with a warm hospitality and unsurpassed service at the Diplomat Hotel Florence. GeneralFeaturing a well appointed business centre, Diplomat Hotel... More
Adler Cavalieri Hotel Florence is set up in a 19th century palace and offers comfortable accommodation and friendly hospitality. Major attractions of the Florence City include Palazzo Pitti, Piazza... More