Alchemy and Arts Tour
The Magic of Ren-Essence
Art, History, Literature and the Fragrances of Acqua di Firenze - this city has it all.
We invite you to a private tour of our exclusive Florentine perfumery which includes a unique and special gift.
A guide will provide you a detailed history of perfume making and let you discover some of the secrets and the ancient methods of their creation; you will have the opportunity to participate to a fantastic sensory experience. Touch, smell, chat, learn and be inspired - it is a wonderful way to spend an hour in each other company.
At Acqua di Firenze you will discover how the craft of perfumery can be influenced by art making it an amazing storytelling tool - evoking images, memories, dreams and experiences of your time in Florence that we are sure you will fondly bring back home.
We will guide you through a unique scented collection of fragrances especially designed to bring to mind those special memories that only this city and its treasures can evoke. We specialize in perfume recipes, which have been passed through generations, that combine notes of sandalwood, hints of flowers, pinch of herbs and intensity of citrus to name but a few.
Florence, the most romantic Italian city of art, heritage and literature also has a long history of perfume making and the combination is comfortably intoxicating.
At Acqua di Firenze we are influenced by the great masterpieces of our city from Botticelli's Birth of Venus, Michelangelo’s David, the paintings of Giotto and of course Dante’s Poetry. Their beauty and romance that inspired us will guide you, hand in hand with the help of our Scents expert, through the history of Florentine art and perfumes, answering any questions you may have. This is a learning experience with a difference - wrap yourself in the distinctive fragrances of Florence – perfume after all is one of the vital essences of beauty.
At the end of this private tour, visitors will receive a gift of the perfume they most enjoyed, we look forward to meeting you.
Duration: 1h from 10 am to 11 am and from 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm
Other timings may be arranged with at least a week notice.
A warm Coffee break is included in the morning session, whereas a Florentine aperitif will be served during the evening session.
Languages: English, French, Italian
Due to the intimacy of our boutique shop the maximum participants is limited to 6 (six).