Plunge into the history of Florence
Are you up for discovering one of Europe's most significant cities? Then book your flight from Birmingham to Florence today and benefit from amazing fares. Florence is one of the most important cities in Italy, rich in art, culture and history as well as beautiful landscapes that add up to a magical and unique atmosphere. The metropolitan area of Florence and its direct surrounding is home to more than 1.5 million people, while the city itself measures less than half a million inhabitants.
The UNESCO declared the historic centre of Florence a World Heritage Site in 1982 due to its rich culture regarding Renaissance art and architecture. For that reason alone a trip to Florence is already worth your time. Stroll through the buzzling alleys, sip fresh cappuccino in one of the many cafes around the piazzas of the city and inspect all the historic buildings giving the city its unique charm.
Being home to the world famous Uffizi Gallery located at the Piazza della Signoria Florence is a real Mecca for any art lover. Here you have the chance to marvel at master pieces such as Rembrandt’s Self-portrait as a Young Man, Hugo van der Goes’ Portinari Triptych or Paolo Uccello’s The Battle of San Romano. You could probably spent weeks in Florence without seeing everything the city has to offer. Fortunately, SWISS offers cheap flights from Birmingham to Florence at any time of the years! Book your tickets online.