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

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Skip the entrance lines and climb to the top of Brunelleschi's Dome with an expert guide! Majestically dominating the city skyline, the terracotta dome of Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore (or Florence Duomo, as it’s more commonly known) is easily Florence's most iconic attraction. After experiencing this masterpiece of architectural genius.
  • 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
  • Small group ensures a personalized experience
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.
You’ll then have the choice to remain and continue exploring the cathedral independently.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fantastic tour of the Duomo. We got to skip the line and get a ton of information from our guide. There were a lot of stairs but our guide Veronica made sure to give us breaks. The view from the top was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view from the top of the Duomo was truly amazing. Maya was our guide and she made the excursion fun and informative. We stopped after about 150 steps up to catch our breath while she shared us some behind-the-scenes information. So, you don't have...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank guitardoug
liamrog, Tour Guide at Italy Segway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Yes! During our tour we don't climb all the dome at once but we stop for a very special spot that we open only for you: the terrace! From there you have a really amazing view of the cupola! The view from the top is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was amazing. The tour guide was awesome. The Climb was hard but well worth it. The views were incredible.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Judy C
Reviewed 15 July 2019

Long ques and many visitors from the different faith and walks of life. Book in advance to visit up to top dome.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Kamlesh B
Reviewed 24 June 2019 via mobile

So awesome, couldn’t ask for more. The line wrapped around the cathedral and we were able to go right in. Lots of steps but the history, architecture and view are breath taking.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank loriannM2019
liamrog, Guest Relations Manager at Italy Segway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2019

Thanks for your nice review! Hope to see you again and climb all the way up together...one more time... Ciao

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