Florence is the capital of the region of in , with a population of about 366,500. The city is a cultural, artistic and architectural gem, and is inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
Florence Cathedral, formally the Cattedrale di , is the cathedral of Florence, Italy. is situated 1½ km southeast of Florence. Photo: PetarM, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Pedestrian zone
The Uffizi Gallery is a prominent art museum located adjacent to the in the Historic Centre of Florence in the region of , Italy. is situated 2 km south of Florence. Photo: Michelle Maria, CC BY 3.0.

The Basilica di Santa Croce is the principal Franciscan church in Florence, , and a minor basilica of the Roman Catholic Church. is situated 2½ km southeast of Florence. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a suburb of Florence, Italy, located on the northern extremity of the Florentine commune. is situated 4½ km west of Florence. Photo: Sailko, CC BY 2.5.

is situated 4 km north of Florence. Photo: Sailko, CC BY 3.0.


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