Sport in Florence
Florence is a city where there's always something to do! Discover all the activities for true sports lovers:
Addicted to running
The Lungarni trails, which extend along the banks of the river, are the ideal place to unleash your passion, surrounded by the charm of the Florentine environment
Passion for cycling
If you love sports and art, take the opportunity to ride around Florence and discover its wonders. For sporty types who love a challenge, you have to try the trails that lead up to breathtaking viewpoints, such as Piazzale Michelangelo or the panorama from Fiesole.
Yoga and much more...
Relax and meditate at sunset along the banks of the Arno river, a regular event on summer evenings in Florence. Against one of the most evocative backdrops in Italy, you can completely immerse yourself in the Zen world. The lessons are free, so all you have to do is give it a try!
Calcio Storico - Florentine Football
The fascinating re-enactment of Calcio Storico is one of the most hotly anticipated moments of the Florentine calendar. Also known as costume football, it has its roots in the 16th century. The four historic districts of Florence all compete: the Whites - Santo Spirito, the Reds - Santa Maria Novella, the Blues- Santa Croce, and the Greens - San Giovanni. During the battle the city's patriotism reaches a fever pitch, making the display of combat and physical resistance unique in the world. If you're in Florence in June, this is an event really worth attending!