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Ascent the Dome: Florence Cupola Guided Tour

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Enjoy the best view ever in Florence: climb the dome and discover its secret in a one hour guided tour. Enjoy the Vasari’s “Last Judgment” painting and listen to all the stories related to this cathedral.

Highlights

  • Enjoy this one-hour guided tour of the striking Cupola of the Cathedral
  • Marvel at Vasari’s “Last Judgment”
  • Enjoy entrance tickets to the Museum, Baptistery, Bell Tower and the Dome

Description

Are you looking for a great point of view to admire Florence? Would you like to climb one of the best-preserved domes in the world. This tour fits you perfectly! Enjoy the hiking of one of the most striking cupolas in the world. Face 463 steps to admire a 360° view of the Florentine landscape that is definitely going to impress you. Cherish the sunset on the highest point in Florence while your local guide explains you the wonders hidden in the Florentine landscape. This one-hour guided tour gives you the special chance of standing above the main attractions of the Medici's city. Furthermore, the tour leads you between the two domes: unveil how the majestic cupolas stand since centuries. Starting from the entrance via 'Porta della Mandorla', located on the northern side of the cathedral, let your guide seduce you with all the stories related to this ancient cathedral. Also, enjoy the Vasari’s “Last Judgment” painting and find out every special detail that makes this depicted one of the most important of the 1500, right after the one made by Michelangelo in the Sistine Chapel in Rome. Radio system will be provided in order to hear your guide when you reach the top of the dome.

Includes

Official certified guide Ascent of the dome Entrance tickets to the Museum, Baptistery, Bell Tower and the Dome

Important Information

  • Please note that this tour does not run on the first Tuesday of the month, as the Dome is closed. There are no lifts or elevator are available. The tour is not recommended for people suffering from heart problems, vertigo or claustrophobia.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund

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