Florence: Duomo Complex Guided Tour with Entry to Dome

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Join a guided tour of the Duomo Complex in Florence. Then, climb up the 463 steps to Brunelleschi's dome on your own for a stunning view of the city.

Highlights

  • Uncover the secrets of the Duomo Complex in Florence with your certified guide
  • Admire the stunning architecture of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
  • Visit a museum containing original works of art created for Florence Cathedral
  • See the world’s greatest masonry dome, the masterpiece of Filippo Brunelleschi
  • Get access to the Santa Reparata Crypt and Giotto's Bell Tower with your ticket

Description

Join your guide on a tour of the Duomo Complex in Florence. Begin at the Piazza del Duomo, where the guide will share interesting stories about this square. Next, visit the Baptistery of St. John, known for its golden ceiling and bronze doors called the 'Gates of Paradise.' After that, head to the Duomo Museum, containing important art, including works by Michelangelo and Donatello, spread over three floors. Understand and enjoy these artworks with your guide. Then, get ready for the Cupola climb. The Cupola, designed by Filippo Brunelleschi, has 463 steps and no elevator. As you go up on your own, see narrow hallways and beautiful paintings of the Last Judgment. Once you reach the top of the Cupola, take in the fantastic view of Florence. Also, get access to the Florence Cathedral and Crypt of Santa Reparata, and climb Giotto's Bell Tower with your three-day pass.

Includes

Guided tour of the Florence Duomo Complex Certified guide Headsets Guided tour of St. John's Baptistery and Opera del Duomo Museum Entry ticket to St. John's Baptistery and Museo dell'Opera del Duomo Pre-timed reserved tickets to climb Brunelleschi's Dome (Cupola) Entry ticket to the Cathedral (Duomo) Entry ticket to Giotto's Bell Tower Entry ticket to Santa Reparata

Important Information

  • On days with bad weather, access to the dome may be denied for safety reasons
  • As of the moment, The Baptistery is undergoing important restoration works
  • The monuments are closed on 25th December, 1st January and Easter
  • Due to worship, the Cathedral is closed to visitors on Sundays and religious celebrations. The tour inside the museums will still take place

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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