Florence: Skip-the-Line Cathedral and Terrace Tour

Florence: Special Visit to Cathedral & Terrace Opening

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Duration
1.5 hours - 2.5 hours
Skip the Line
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Live Guide
English

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What You'll Do
  • Skip the long lines to look inside Florence Cathedral
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Florence from the Duomo's north terrace
  • Go to the top of Brunelleschi's dome for a 360-degree view of Florence
  • Use your ticket to see Giotto's Bell Tower, the Baptistery, the Crypta, and the Opera Museum
  • Taste the wines of the Chianti wine region, along with local cheeses and balsamic vinegar
  • Learn the history of Florence and its cathedral from an evocative movie
Overview
Skip the lines to one of Florence's magnificent Renaissance monuments on a tour of Florence Cathedral. Climb the famous dome for panoramic city views. End with an optional lunch in the historic Medicean district and a 48-hour ticket to the Duomo complex.
What to Expect
Get an introduction to Florence and its magnificent Duomo at the start of a guided tour of Florence Cathedral, with access to the other monuments of the cathedral complex to see in your own time.

Watch an evocative movie in an old rectory room in Piazza del Duomo to learn the history of the “Cradle of the Renaissance.” See how the city has grown through the centuries, with special focus on the monuments of the Duomo complex.

Then, skip the lines to follow your guide inside Santa Maria del Fiore, the official name of Florence Cathedral. See superb works of art, such as Paolo Uccello’s clock, Vasari’s frescoes, and Bandinelli’s marble choir.

Continue to the north terrace for panoramic views across the red-tiled rooftops of the city center. You are then free to climb to the top of of Brunelleschi’s dome, skipping the long lines for a 360-degree view of Florence from its highest position.

Back on street level, taste the wines of Chianti, along with local cheeses and balsamic vinegar in Piazza del Duomo. Your ticket allows 48-hour access to all other monuments of the cathedral complex, including Giotto’s campanile (Bell Tower) and the octagonal Baptistery.
What's Included
  • Introductory movie on the history of Florence and Duomo complex
  • Enlgish-speaking guide
  • 48-hour entrance ticket to the Duomo complex monuments, with priority access to the dome
  • Chianti wine, cheese tasting and balsamic vinegar tasting
Meeting Point

In front of the Caffè Scudieri in Piazza di San Giovanni. This cafe stands in front of the Baptistery on Baptistery Square.

Know Before You Go
• Your ticket is valid for 48 hours, and allows access to the other monuments of the Duomo Complex (Baptistery, Crypt of St. Reparata, Giotto's Bell Tower and Opera Museum) in your own time

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