Learn the history of Florence's Cathedral thanks to a local expert and enjoy a magnificent view of the whole city by climbing the dome.
Rating by Florenzer on 02. July 2019
Marvel at Filippo Brunelleschi's admirable art
Climb to the top of the dome, the highest point of Florence
Enjoy a spectacular view of the city
Explore the beautiful Santa Maria del Fiore with a competent guide and enjoy the view from above.
Even the exterior view of the dome of Florence Cathedral is an eye-catcher, but the only way to admire the interior of the dome at close range and enjoy an exceptional view of Florence is to climb its 463 steps.
Learn more about the construction of the dome, designed and built by Brunelleschi in 1418. Find out why the corridors are so narrow and admire the fascinating frescoes by Giorgio Vasaris on your way up. Take a look at the balcony that was never completed and listen to its captivating story.
After ascending the dome, you will be enchanted by the panoramic view. Your guide will talk with you about the history and art of this cathedral square and answer all your questions about the cathedral.
Please arrive at the meeting point 20 minutes before departure time in order to avoid any delays.
Minimum number of participants applies.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
The tour is not recommended for participants with back problems, physically not fit to climb steps, pregnant women and those suffering from vertigo, claustrophobia or heart problems.
Unfortunately, the tour is not accessible by wheelchair.
No elevators access included.
Pets are not allowed.
• Entrance fees
• Ticket and the reservation to climb the Dome (reservation line only)
• Guided tour
• Official certified guide
• Radio system to hear the guide
• Entrance ticket to the crypt, baptistery, bell tower and the Opera Duomo
• Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Meet your guide in front of the Arnold Cafe (Porta Della Mandorla) or inside Arnold Cafe, floor -1.
Please bring your booking confirmation.
Customers who arrive after the tour start time cannot be accommodated and will not be refunded or rescheduled.
This deal can be cancelled for free up to 2 days before the date of the activity.
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