Florence: Climbing Tour of Brunelleschi’s Dome

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Visit one of the most famous attractions in Florence – Brunelleschi’s Dome. With this tour, you get to climb to the highest point of the colossal cupola of Florence Cathedral – a symbol of the Renaissance.

Highlights

  • Explore the wonders of Brunelleschi’s Dome / famous cupola of Florence Cathedral
  • Discover the treasures inside the Florence Cathedral
  • Visit the Duomo terrace for amazing views

Description

Skip the line with this tour of the Florence Cathedral and its famous cupola. Discover the history behind the Duomo of Florence, the Cupola, and Brunelleschi’s ahead-of-his-time innovations in engineering this 150 X 80 ft. wonder. An expert guide unveils the treasures within Florence Cathedral – works of art including Dante Before the City of Florence by Domenico di Michelino, Uccello’s famous clock, busts of Giotto and Brunelleschi, and decorative works by Donatello, Andrea del Castagno, and Gaddo Gaddi. Inside, discover one of the most elaborate stained-glass windows in Italy. As you climb all 463 steps to the top of Brunelleschi’s Dome, you’ll see another masterpiece close up – Zuccari and Vasari’s famous fresco. The day ends with panoramic views of Tuscany.

Includes

Tour guide Ticket with timed reservation to climb Brunelleschi's Dome Duomo Complex 3-day pass (Bell Tower, Museum of the Duomo, Santa Reparata Crypt, Cathedral)

Important Information

  • The Cathedral has a strict dress code, please wear clothes that cover your shoulders and knees
  • On days with bad weather, access to the dome may be denied for safety reasons
  • The Cathedral is closed for visitors on Sundays during worship and during religious celebrations
  • The Baptistery is undergoing important restoration works
  • The meeting time is subject to change. You will be notified by the activity provider via message or call
  • Individuals with disabilities and special needs should indicate their needs when making a booking
  • The monuments are closed on December, 25 January 1, and Easter

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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