Guided tour

Milan: Cathedral Rooftop Tour

4.8 / 5

15 reviews

Activity provider: Wander Italy
Guided tour

Milan: Cathedral Rooftop Tour

Activity provider: Wander Italy

From US$ 43.37 per person

Head to Milan Cathedral's rooftop terraces for stunning views as far as the Italian Alps. Admire its statues, its spires and its flying buttresses while listening to the explanation of your guide.

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Duration 1 hour
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  • Enjoy stunning views of Milan from the cathedral's rooftop terraces
  • Experience a unique immersive virtual tour of the square in the 18th century
  • Admire the golden statute of the Virgin Mary, atop the major spire
Full description
See Milan from above on a 1-hour tour that takes you to the rooftop terraces of the Duomo. Meet your guide in Piazza del Duomo and admire the cathedral’s façade, its statues, spires, and gargoyles. Skip the lines at the ticket office and make your way to the elevator entrance with your guide. Ride the elevator to the top and walk along the roof of the magnificent cathedral. Take in spectacular views of Milan. On a clear day you can see as far as the Italian Alps – the mountains separating Italy from Switzerland. Climb nearly 50 steps to reach the highest level and see the golden statute of the Virgin Mary, shining bright atop the main spire.
  • Elevator to the rooftop terraces of Milan Cathedral
  • Professional guide
  • Use of headphones (if there are more than 5 people in the group)
  • Pick-up and drop-off
  • Food and Drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of the Mondadori Megastore, under the arches on the right-hand side of Piazza del Duomo when facing the front entrance of the Cathedral.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
  • Due to increased security measures at the Duomo, some lines may form
  • Climbing stairs (up to 50) is included, please wear comfortable shoes
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4.8 /5

based on 15 reviews

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Emmanuela gave a great tour. Really appreciated the ability to skip the line and head straight to the elevators. But just be aware - you take the elevator up, but everyone goes down via the staircase!

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Product ID: 78163