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  4. Florence Cathedral

Florence: Cathedral Priority Tour & Optional Dome Climb

Product ID: 277477
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Avoid long lines with access to a dedicated, exclusive entrance to the Duomo. Admire the interior of the church and the amazing Brunelleschi Dome Renaissance masterpieces.
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Duration: 30 minutes - 1.5 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
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  • Skip the long lines to enter the Florence Duomo
  • Stay inside the church as long as you like
  • Learn all the secrets of the complex from your guide
Full description
This guided tour of the Duomo will give you an introduction to the marvelous masterpiece of the Renaissance: Santa Maria del Fiore. Your guide will make you wonder with an explanation of the entire complex of the cathedral and baptistery with the world-famous golden door. The external architecture of the Bell Tour, the facade, and the golden Cupola tell a story of a thousand years.

Enter the cathedral directly, with no line, through a dedicated entrance. At the end of the 1-hour tour, stay inside the church as long as you like. The tour also includes a ticket for the Museum of the Misericordia. Discover all the innovative construction techniques of the complex. Uncover the secrets of the amazing frescos, the stories of the stained-glass windows, and all the other marvelous Renaissance masterpieces that lie within.

Choose between two options and either receive just a 30-minutes guided overview of the cathedral or a 1-hour tour including the explanation of the outside of the square, with all its famous buildings.
  • Skip-the-line entry to the Florence Cathedral (Duomo)
  • 1-hour or 30-minutes guided tour (depending on option selected)
  • Headsets
  • Small groups (maximum of 25 people)
  • Entry to Misericordia Museum
  • Dome climb and terraces, if option selected
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Entry to the Cupola (unless option selected)

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• Entry into the cathedral requires a dress code; shoulders and knees must be covered
• Entry to the Florence Duomo may be restricted in case of religious festivity
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Product ID: 277477