Florence: Cupola del Brunelleschi Tour

4.3 / 5

21 reviews

Florence: Cupola del Brunelleschi Tour

From $71.55 per person

Climb the 463 steps to the top of Brunelleschi's architectural masterpiece. See the inside of the dome up close and enjoy the extraordinary view of Florence.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 80 minutes
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  • Take a guided tour of the dome
  • Climb 463 steps to the top
  • Admire the extraordinary view of Florence
Full description
Skip-the-line and ascend Florence's famous cupola to witness the panoramic view, which will leave you speechless. Have the history, anecdotes, and making of this grand masterpiece explained by a professional licensed guide. A Renaissance masterpiece of engineering and architecture, the dome was built in the first half of the 15th century and is widely known as one of the world’s most fascinating architectural achievements. Designed by Filippo Brunelleschi, it was originally the largest dome in the world and definitely a pioneering construction for its time.
  • Entrance fee
  • Skip the line entrance ticket
  • Licensed tour guide
  • Earphones for groups with over 15 participants
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users
    • People with mobility impairments
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Customers must bring their own headphones
    • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
    • Customers must fill out a travel information form

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    Prepare for the activity

    Meeting point

    In front of the entrance of the Dome, Porta della Mandorla, 5 Piazza del Duomo, 50122 Firenze.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Know before you go

    • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes to climb the 463 steps to the top
    • Please note that check-in closes 15 minutes before the tour departure time
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.3 / 5

    based on 21 reviews

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    We arrived 5 mins before our tour and were told off by our guide, although we explained we couldn’t find the correct entrance, she was less than friendly!

    October 30, 2019

    The guide (I don't know her name) was excellent

    Super nice, considerate to everybody and knowledgable.

    August 6, 2019

    It was a very interesting tour!We learned a lot of new things.Thanks

    April 16, 2019

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