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Florence: Cathedral Skip-the-Line Entry Ticket

Activity provider: Slow Tour Tuscany

Florence: Cathedral Skip-the-Line Entry Ticket

Activity provider: Slow Tour Tuscany

From US$ 64.26 per person

Experience the skyline of Florence from 330 feet and save time with the skip-the-line tickets to the dome and interior of the Cathedral of Florence. Enter the cupola at the selected time and then enjoy the other areas at your own pace within 3 days.

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Valid 3 days
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Audio guide included
Italian, English, French, German, Chinese, Spanish
Private group


  • Admire the skyline of Florence and the Tuscan countryside up to Chianti
  • Skip the line to the Cathedral from a private entrance
  • Climb up 463 steps and walk along historic secret passages
  • Marvel at the technical genius of the construction of the Cupola
  • Gaze at the largest frescoed surface in the world and the marvellous marble floor
Full description

Explore Florence's Cathedral with an entry pass to this iconic landmark. Visit the top of the Dome, and the Baptistry, Crypt, Bell Tower, and the Opera del Duomo Museum.

Collect your entry ticket at the agency near the Ponte Vecchio or ask to receive a digitalized entry ticket and the audioguide on your phone. Enjoy your self-guided tour of the Cupola and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Once you've arrived at the top feel as if you are taking a skywalk above the city. Marvel at the stunning views of the Tuscan countryside and Florence city center including Fiesole, the Chianti area, the central market, Santa Croce Church, the Synagogue, San Lorenzo Church, Palazzo Pitti, Ponte Vecchio, and more.

You can also discover the fascinating interiors of the Cathedral, including the Baptistry and Crypt. Learn more about these treasured historic features of the Cathedral with your audio guide.

  • Skip-the-line entry to the Cathedral
  • 3-day open ticket (except for Cupola)
  • Audioguides
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with claustrophobia
  • People afraid of heights
  • People with vertigo

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Meeting point

Meet at the local partner's office (Slow Tour Tuscany) at Lungarno degli Acciaiuoli 10 NB: Please arrive to collect your pass at least 30 minutes before the time slot selected

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Medical mask

Not allowed

  • Shorts
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  •  This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • You will need to climb 463 steps to reach the top of the Duomo; there is no elevator
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 115 reviews

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The online booking is too complicated. In the end you still have to pick up the tickets in a well-hidden office near Ponte Vecchio! The prices are exorbitant (booked tickets for 114 Fr., the printed ticket received had a value of 60 Fr.). For tickets it is better to queue at the ticket counter on site.

October 16, 2022

Thank you! This was an easy same day booking on a Sunday and I was lost and going to be late. Customer Service was excellent and saved me to have a :) Fabulous adventure and highlight of my Florence visit! To walk the steps of history of a grand cathedral with art and architecture is amazing then to arrive at the top of the dome to view a busy beautiful city holding on to the past and flowing onward in the present. Thank you for s kind and helpful staff. Excellent service!

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October 7, 2022

The tour of the dome was excellent. The stairways and walkways were interesting in their own right, and then there are three viewing points - the lower gallery inside the dome, the external platform at the top of the dome, and the upper gallery inside the dome. The ticket collection point was next to the Ponte Vecchio, so quite a long way, but the agent was so helpful giving us the tickets and access to the audio guide on our smartphones. You have to stand in a long queue at the entrance for dome tour, but that is because they have to let a big group in at the same time, so that they can move us through the one way system. It works, and it works really well. We also enjoyed seeing the Baptistry (beautiful ceiling) and the Museum was excellent. In the end we didn't have time for the cathedral itself, nor the bell tower, but really, really enjoyed these tickets.

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September 30, 2022

Product ID: 277972