'Skip the Line Tour' is definitely the way to go! It's a VERY important, and busy, location. Michaelangelo's David is the highlight, but review Rick Steve's adaptation of the Accademia Gallery before you go to maximize your experience.
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The statue of David in itself is worth the wait. The detail is stunning. Make sure to walk all the way around this piece so as to not miss any of the incredible detail. The rest of the exhibits are also good. Once again however...More
David is breathtaking. Michelangelo was amazing! We reserved in advance through our hotel and it is worth skipping the lines. Download an audio tour like Rick Steves and take full advantage of the magnificent works in this gallery. Don't miss this if in Florence.
I loved this gallery. I booked a tour which I would definitely recommend. As it was late in the afternoon I had the pleasure of enjoying all it had to offer without the usual crowds.
Everyone wants to see Michelangelo's David, right? The lines are long and it's crazy outside on the street. I felt better that there is armed security everywhere, but it's bedlam at times and warm since the road is narrow. People are skipping in line everywhere...More
We did an early morning viewing, and it was stil crammed pack. However, it simply does not matter when you feast your eyes on the beauty. I've seen it many times and always choke up, mist over and stand stunned in disbelief. The Academia has...More
We went with a guide and had skip the line tickets. We still had to wait about 15 minutes in the skip line. The day we went it was very hot and the regular line they were estimating in hours. If at all possible try...More