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VIP Private Tour Florence Cathedral Dome & Monuments

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24 reviews

VIP Private Tour Florence Cathedral Dome & Monuments

From US$ 214.97 per person

Are you curious to discover the Cathedral of Florence, its outstanding Dome, the Baptistry, the Crypt, the Bell Tower and the Museum with Donatello, Brunelleschi and Michelangelo original artworks? Join this amazing VIP private tour and skip the line!

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 hours
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Wheelchair accessible
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  • Skip the line and admire the Cathedral of Florence from inside
  • Enjoy the Gold Byzantine mosaics of the Baptistry
  • See the original Gates of Paradise
  • Be amazed by the Pieta by Michelangelo and the Maddalena by Donatello
  • Get a reservation to climb up the Dome or the Tower Bell, depending on the availability of the day
Full description
Among the world famous artworks attracting the curiosity of international visitors to Florence, the Cathedral and its monuments are not to be missed for anyone who wants to understand Florence. Visit the Baptistery of San Giovanni, in the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, the Crypt of Santa Reparata, the Dome of Brunelleschi, or the Giotto's Bell Tower, depending on the availability of the day. Your guide will begin with a tour of the outside wonders before moving inside to the Baptistery with the famous Gates of Paradise. Then continue with the entrance in the Cathedral, discovering the artistic beauty of the Cathedral, including a visit to the Crypt of Santa Reparata. At the end you will conclude the tour with the climbing to the Campanile di Giotto and Brunelleschi's Dome where you can enjoy the incomparable view of the city of Florence.
  • Three hour private guided tour
  • Entrance tickets with reservation
  • Skip the line for the monuments
    Covid-19 precautions

    You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    Central Door of the Cathedral of Florence

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • Dress code: please cover your shoulder and knees to enter the Cathedral and the Baptistry
    • If you have backpacks with you, they have to be deposited in the museum cloakroom
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 /5

    based on 24 reviews

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    Only way to experience Duomo

    My wife and I recently had private tour of Duomo with a great guide Giacomo. He was incredibly knowledgeable and brought so much to the entire tour. Without the information Giacomo provided the experience would have lacked greatly. I kept hearing people ask each other “what is this?”, knowing that Giacomo had just explained it in depth to me made us super happy. Entirely seamless tour, no wait in lines and an amazing guide.

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    July 31, 2019

    Andrea Baldacci was outstanding

    What a wonderful experience, our tour guide Andrea Baldacci was truly excellent. He took us through The Baptistery of St. John first, the Cathedral and then the museum. It was a three-hour private tour that we didn't want to end. We learned so much, Andrea was kind and enthusiastic, engaging and spoke to each one of us answering our questions and teaching us so much about Florence and its history. His understanding of Florence's history was outstanding, an expert. Eleven stars out of 10. Thank you Andrea.

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    June 30, 2019

    It was excellent

    October 7, 2019

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