Florence: Duomo Guided Tour with Optional Dome Climb Upgrade

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Skip the lines to the Florence Duomo and join an interior guided tour. Learn how Brunelleschi built the impressive dome, see a beautiful fresco of The Last Judgement, and upgrade to climb the dome.


  • Skip the long lines to the Florence Duomo
  • Learn more about the cathedral on an express guided tour
  • Get the option to stay and explore at your own pace
  • Upgrade to climb the Brunelleschi's Dome and see Florence from the best spot


Skip the long lines to one of the most popular attractions in Florence and save precious time on an express guided tour of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Once inside the amazing monument - also known as the Florence Duomo - marvel at the vaulted ceilings, intricate stained-glass windows and beautiful frescos. Hear the fascinating story of the building's creation from a dedicated guide, from its origins as a 7th-century church to the impressive 89,000 square foot cathedral that stands in its place today. Learn about the new engineering technique created by Filippo Brunelleschi to build the dome. See a stunning fresco of The Last Judgement by Vasari in the cupola. Then, get the option to stay and explore at leisure or continue out to Piazza del Duomo to admire the marbled exterior. Choose our upgrade option and ascend the Dome at your pace for the most breathtaking views of Florence. This exclusive access ensures a bespoke and awe-inspiring experience, allowing you to soak in the stunning panoramas in a more leisurely setting. Your ticket grants you entry not only to the Cathedral but also to the Baptistery, Giotto's Bell Tower, and the Duomo Museum, valid for 72 hours following the tour. Immerse yourself in a thorough exploration of Florence's cultural treasures, providing an extended and enriching experience beyond the Cathedral's exclusive tour.


Florence Duomo priority-access ticket Guide Museo della Misericordia ticket Cathedral Dome access (if upgrade option is selected) Baptistry, Giotto Bell Tower, and Duomo Museum access (if upgrade option is selected)

Important Information

  • We are unable to accommodate guests in wheelchairs or with strollers or baby carriages Entry to the Florence Duomo may be restricted in the event of religious festivities Large bags, backpacks, and suitcases are not permitted in the cathedral. Only very small bags are allowed Due to heightened security measures, you may experience delays in clearing security checks when entering the cathedral Please wear clothes that cover your shoulders and knees The local tour operator will not be held responsible for refused access to museums and tourist attractions and no refund will be due The Museum closes at 4:00 PM. If you booked a tour at 3:00 PM or 3:30 PM you can visit the museum before your tour (by presenting the voucher at the entrance) or on the following day.

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