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Skip-the-Line Milan Duomo Tour and Optional Rooftop Tour

Skip-the-Line Milan Duomo Tour and Optional Rooftop Tour

Activity provider: VEDITALIA
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From US$ 29.58 per person

Admire the architecture of Milan’s majestic Gothic cathedral and then enjoy priority admission to the Duomo for a tour of its stunning interior. Add the Rooftop access option so that you can take in the amazing views of the city of Milan.

About this activity

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Duration 1 - 2.5 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Italian, French, German
Private or small groups available


  • Skip the lines with your priority admission to Milan’s Duomo
  • Admire the Cathedral's breathtaking architecture
  • Choose the Rooftop option and take in spectacular views of the city
Full description
Milan’s Duomo, one of the city’s most iconic buildings, was built over 600 years ago, and is one of the 4 largest cathedrals in Europe. On a 1-hour guided tour you’ll learn about the artistic and architectural features of the cathedral, and its connection with the history of the city. Admire the Gothic elements of its design and its numerous paintings and statues. From your guide you’ll hear the legends associated with the Duomo and also see its pagan elements, such as zodiac symbols. Head downstairs to the basement, where you’ll visit the crypt under the altar, the site of the centuries-old tomb of the Archbishop Carlo Borromeo. Choose the extended tour option (2.5 hours) and enjoy a guided visit to the Rooftop, where you’ll have a chance to take in panoramic views of Milan.
  • Skip-the-line Duomo entrance ticket
  • Guided tour of Duomo Terraces (if option selected)
  • Spanish, French, German or Italian speaking guide only available in Private Group option
  • Hotel pickup or drop-off
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

Important information

Know before you go

  • Dress code:
  • As this is a Christian church, please ensure sure that your shoulders and legs are covered
  • It is forbidden to bring the following items inside Duomo: food, liquids, knifes, ceramic mugs and anything that can be used as a blunt weapon
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 145 reviews

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Chiara was an amazing guide! She is full of energy and wonderful information. We toured in the rain but had the best time learning with her. We toured both the Duomo and the rooftop and we agreed that the rooftop was the highlight. Views were outstanding! Chiara made this an unforgettable experience. We send her our love from New Jersey ! Thank you so much for an exceptional experience!

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October 11, 2021

Great tour, albeit with a confusing ticket description of activities

The ticket bought indicated guided tour of duomo with optional tour of the terrace. The ticket did NOT state the tour of the terrace was extra, however. As they did not have the proper amount of tickets, the tour guide graciously covered the tickets for my wife and I: doing the right thing. Overall a great experience with an equally great guide! The ticket description should be amended if the terrace is to cost extra.

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June 30, 2018

A “must do” for large sites

Whilst visiting Venice for a week, I decided to hop on a train to Milan on a day trip. Clearly you are limited as to how much you can do in a day. However, I decided visiting the Duomo and adjoining Museum would be the main attraction. I booked a guided tour of the Duomo, but didn’t add the roof top experience. The guide greeted us all, and we joined the queue for groups. It took about 20 minutes to get into the Duomo due to the high security level checks. Throughout this time our Guide kept us entertained with information and pictures of the history and external features of this beautiful building, and involved the group in this. Once inside, we were shown around the Duomo and all features, and ceremonies explained. I left the tour feeling I had learnt so much from a religious, historical and scientific perspective. Despite the initial queue, I never felt rushed nor short changed. Brilliant tour, fantastic guide.

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March 28, 2018

Product ID: 49795