Boboli today it is the historical park of the city, it was born as the garden of palazzo Pitti, unique example of an Italian Garden.
Giardino Bardini historic garden of Florence, it lays down from Piazzale Michelangelo to the Arno shores, beautiful example of an english garden, is today open to public.
Giardino dei semplici / Orto botanico the botanical garden was born as a garden of medicinal herbs (i Semplici) and is one of the oldest gardens in the world. It is part of the Museum of Natural History of Florence and has more than 9.000 plants.
Parco delle cascine It’s the green lung of the city, near the center. It is the biggest public park of Florence with a surface of over 130 hectares that runs parallel to the Arno river. Characterized by a rich vegetation, big gardens, boulevards and small paths, it is a perfect place to practice some sport (by yourself or with one of the equipped systems) or spend your free time outside enjoying the nature and the silence of the area.
“le Cascine” hosts also a weekly market (every tuesday morning) and events, shows and concerts
Giardino delle Rose sited just a few meters from Piazzale Michelangelo, open every day all year long: it gives you the view of Florence and in May a big selection of roses in blossom, beautiful and perfumed. Thanks to the twinning with the city of Kyoto it was enriched with a zen corner and a tea house, and it is also decorated with 12 sculptures of the artist Folon offered by his wife.