Offering endless opportunities to explore Italy's arts, history, and culture, Florence is also small enough to feel at home during our three-week immersion program.

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Living in Italy

A Stay in Florence

23 days from $5,490

Offering endless opportunities to explore Italy's arts, history, and culture, Florence is also small enough to feel at home during our three-week immersion program.

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WHAT OUR TRAVELERS SAY

Superb value. Smithsonian Journeys trips are well run and the guides are extremely knowledgeable and anxious to share their enthusiasm for their city. Pace is perfect for people with an active lifestyle. You cannot make a better choice in choosing a tour with Smithsonian. I am looking forward to choosing my next adventure with them.

- Naomi G.

This three week stay in Florence is a great opportunity to explore the art and culture of the city. Smithsonian did an excellent job of accomplishing this with a variety of experiences, excursions, great guides, good accommodations, friendly travel companions, and a memorable experience to treasure.

- Nancy R.

A vacation of a lifetime, integrating travelers into Italian daily life. Kind and generous tour staff, very knowledgeable in their areas of expertise.

- Lynne T.

This three week stay in Florence is a great opportunity to explore the art and culture of the city. Smithsonian did an excellent job of accomplishing this with a variety of experiences, excursions, great guides, good accommodations, friendly travel companions, and a memorable experience to treasure.

- Nancy R.

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PopArtment Apartment-Hotel

Florence, Italy

Just 10 minutes by tram or a 20-minute stroll  from the historic highlights of central Florence you’ll find PopArtment, a newly built and comfortably modern apartment-hotel situated not far from many of the city’s historic and cultural landmarks. PopArtment offers you the chance to “live like a local” in your own beautifully furnished studio or one-bedroom apartment, all with comfortable living and sleeping areas and convenient kitchenettes. It’s the perfect place for an extended stay with amenities that include complimentary Wi-Fi broadband connection, 24-hour Front Desk service, security, and convenient self-service laundry facilities. Shops, cafes and restaurants are located nearby. After a day of touring, relax in the hotel’s beautiful courtyard with a bottle of Tuscan wine or enjoy meeting new friends in the comfortable lounge.

Number of nights: 21