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Skip-the-Line Florence Duomo with Brunelleschi's Dome Climb

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  • Access the top of the Florence Duomo, usually restricted to the public
  • Avoid long wait times with a skip-the-line admission ticket
  • Discover details you may otherwise have missed on a guided tour
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Skip-the-Line Florence Duomo with Brunelleschi's Dome Climb
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Skip-the-Line Florence Duomo with Brunelleschi's Dome Climb
$89.20
Overview
Florence’s world-renowned landmarks attract lines that reflect their global popularity. Save yourself hours of waiting with a skip-the-line admission ticket to the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiori (Florence Duomo), which includes access to the top of the dome—an experience that’s not usually open to the public. A guided tour of the Baptistery reveals details you may otherwise have missed and a gelato-tasting session makes this tour even sweeter.
What to Expect

Your experience begins at a central Florence location, where you’ll greet your guide and sail past the long lines that often form outside of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiori. Head straight inside, as your guide informs you about the dome’s history.

Begin your 463-step ascent to the top of the dome, admiring frescoes from Renaissance artists as you go. At the top, you’ll be rewarded with panoramic city views that stretch as far as the Tuscan hills.

Following your descent, take a trip to the ornate Baptistery and enjoy a gelato tasting. You’ll then have the choice to remain and continue exploring the cathedral independently.

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1 - 5 of 7 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great Tour!

Informative, interesting tour where you get to experience the beautiful Santa Maria del Fiore cathedral and climb the Duomo for exquisite views of Florence. Our tour guide Cristina was excellent, very pleasant and very knowledgeable. Would highly recommend!

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brilliant Tour and Brilliant Guide!

A brilliant and well-paced tour of (and up) the Duomo, led by an excellent guide (Bernadetta) who provided a knowledgeable and very interesting commentary throughout. Fantastic event....and Gelato at the end! Thank You!!!

Thank malcolmb267
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing tour!

This tour was fabulous! So glad I booked it. The guide Veronica was great, very lovely and extremely informative. Her enthusiasm made for an extremely enjoyable experience. And there was no waiting in lines! We literally skipped all the long lines of people. Completely worth...More

Thank Emmah M
Claudio C, Tour Guide at Italy Segway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Emmah! I am glad to know that you appreciated our skip-the-line service. With our Duomo tour you skip the often two-hour-long line and access directly to the Cathedral and immediately after you are on the top of Brunelleschi's Dome! The view from the top...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
An experience we won’t forget!

Our guide was fantastic, I really enjoyed hearing her tell us all about the history. We saw amazing views and the access you get is really special. This tour was one of my favorite memories out of our entire trip in Italy. Definitely worth it...More

2  Thank Kristen S
Claudio C, Guest Relations Manager at Italy Segway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ciao Kristen, thanks for the great review and for joining our Duomo tour! During our tour our local and knowledgeable guide will accompany you up to Brunelleschi's dome and tell you some curiosities about the Duomo complex, but before the climb of the 463 steps,...More

Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile
Excellent tour of the Duomo, Florence

We visited the Duomo and chose Italy Segway because they include a climb to the dome. Our guide Veronica was wonderful.....on the day my partner was unable to make the climb but Veronica went out of her way to help.....even when I managed to lose...More

Thank Derrick R
Claudio C, Tour guide at Italy Segway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Dear Derrick, grazie for this sweet review :) The Duomo and Brunelleschi's Dome climb is one of my favourite tour: it's a demanding climb to the top, but it's absolutely worth it, the view from there is really breathtaking. After all this effort customers deserve...More

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Response from Derrick R | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure that the minimum age is 12 years....you can always contact the tour company to check but it isn't a trip for a toddler.
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