Guided tour

Florence Cathedral: Tour with Cathedral Terraces and Brunelleschi's Dome

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32 reviews

Florence Cathedral: Tour with Cathedral Terraces and Brunelleschi's Dome

From US$ 78.04 per person

Take a guided tour of the Florence Cathedral. Climb up to the Duomo terraces and Brunelleschi's magnificent Dome to admire the sweeping views over Florence.

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Duration options: 2 - 3 hours
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  • Gain quick entrance to the Duomo and climb to the top
  • Discover the magnificence of the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral
  • Admire the beautiful view over Florence from the Duomo's terrace
  • Hear about Brunelleschi's techniques
  • Learn all the secrets of the complex from your guide
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Explore the marvels of the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral in Florence with an expert guide. Learn about the cathedral's construction and artworks, and admire breathtaking views over the city from Brunelleschi's Dome.

Begin with a guided visit of the interiors of the magnificent Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral. Avoid wasting time waiting in the ticket line and enter the Duomo accompanied by a licensed guide. After your quick entry, discover the superb works of art preserved inside the cathedral. 

Then, enjoy the chance to go to one of the cathedral's exclusive terraces, where you can take in the magnificent scenery surrounding you, dominated by the amazing Brunelleschi's Dome. Find out about the techniques Brunelleschi used to create this architectural wonder.

Without any additional waiting in line, climb even higher up to the magnificent Dome to enjoy a spectacular 360-degree view of Florence.

  • Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Piazza del Duomo, Florence guided tour
  • Access to Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
  • Access to Brunelleschi's Dome
  • Access to The Opera del Duomo Museum
  • Access to Giotto's Bell Tower
  • Access to Crypt of Santa Reparata
  • Access to Florence Baptistery
  • Access to Piazza del Duomo, Florence
  • Live tour guide
    Not suitable for
    • Pregnant women
    • People with mobility impairments
    • People with claustrophobia
    • People with heart problems
    • Wheelchair users

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      Meeting point

      Meet at the local partner's office, Caf Tour & Travel Agency, at Via dei Tavolini 15 (the number is written in red on the building), 50122, Firenze. Please be at the meeting point 20 minutes before the departure time.

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      What to bring

      • Comfortable shoes

      Not allowed

      • Shorts
      • Luggage or large bags
      • Short skirts
      • Sleeveless shirts

      Know before you go

      • There are 463 steps to the top of the Dome and the climb is very steep and narrow in some places
      • All visitors must pass through airport-style security
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      4.8 /5

      based on 32 reviews

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      Interesting way to see the dome up vlose

      September 21, 2021

      Wonderful and very knowledgeable tour guide. Small group size was very nice! This was one of my favorite tours!

      September 15, 2021

      A guide with a lot of knowledge and friendly. Great.

      August 4, 2021

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      Product ID: 333801

      VA ID: 395855