What will I see?
Our Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral tour will introduce you to Florence's iconic religious center, giving you the opportunity to climb with a priority access, the world-famous Brunelleschi's Dome.
What will I do?
Our exclusive tour begins in an ancient rectory private room located inside the Piazza del Duomo. You'll be accompanied by an English-speaking licensed guide inside the majestic Cathedral, who will introduce you to the charming works of Paolo Uccello's clock, Vasari's frescoes, and Bandinelli's marble choir. Your guide will also take you inside the Cathedral's exclusive northern terrace, to enjoy a panoramic view of Florence.
You'll marvel at the breathtaking view of Florence's center, and the surrounding hills feel so close you could reach out and touch them.
At the end of the guided tour, you'll be free to continue exploring the Cathedral at your leisure, or climb straight up to the magnificent Brunelleschi's Dome, the Cathedral's highest location. There, you can enjoy a spectacular 360° view of Florence from this spectacular piece of 15th century architecture. Your ticket is valid for 72 hours and allows you to visit other monuments in the Duomo complex, including the Baptistery, which is one of the oldest buildings in Florence, the Crypt of St. Reparata, the renowned Giotto's bell tower, which is host to bells dating back as far as the early 18th century and the spectacular Opera del Duomo Museum, hosting more than 750 Renaissance masterpieces.
Why should I go?
Enjoying the architectural antiquities, paintings, and sculptures of Florence first hand is a unique and unforgettable experience.
This is a perfect chance to really immerse yourself in the religious center of one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and to learn all about its fascinating and long history.
• Check-in and Meeting Point: at 10:15 am
- Until October 2019 at Piazza San Giovanni 19 red, in front of the Scudieri Café.
- From November 2019 at Piazza San Giovanni 7, internal courtyard of Antica Canonica di San Giovanni
An assistant waits for you wearing blue clothing with Caf Tour & Gray Line Florence logos.
No penalty for cancellations up to 48 hours in advance of the schedule departure time. Less than 48 hours and in case of no show, 100% of penalty