Eyes of Rome
Eyes of Rome

Exclusive Duomo Terraces and Sagrestia Private Tour

Private Exploration of the Hidden Gems of Santa Maria Novella


  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Religion
  • History

What makes this tour Special

Witness the city's history unfold from the exclusive vantage point of the Duomo's terraces

Delve into the hidden narratives of the Sacrestia, normally off-limits to the public

Immerse yourself in art, history, and unparalleled beauty during this personalized exploration

What to Expect


Enjoy your tour with your own private tour expert at your party's disposal only


2.5 hours


11:30 - 13:00




This tour is suitable for kids of all ages


Entrance tickets are included! Enjoy your tour!

What's Included
  • Private Tour with Licensed Guide
  • Meet and Greet at your hotel/accommodation
  • Exclusive access to the Duomo Terraces
  • Exclusive access to the Duomo Sacrestia

Not Included/ Optional Extras
  • Gratuities
  • Drop-off service

Sites you’ll visit

  • Florence Duomo Terraces
  • Florence Duomo Sacrestia
  • The terraces of the Duomo of Florence provide an enchanting and elevated perspective of the city's splendor. Ascending the iconic dome, visitors are treated to a stunning panorama of Florence's timeless skyline. The terraces offer a close-up view of the intricate details of the cathedral's architecture, allowing guests to appreciate the artistry of this Renaissance gem. Surrounded by the city's historic charm, the terraces of the Duomo provide an unforgettable and immersive experience.
  • Discover the Sacrestia delle Messe at the Florence Duomo, a sanctuary of art and history. Adorned with inlaid cabinets designed by Brunelleschi, Antonio del Pollaiolo, and Alessio Baldovinetti, the space reveals scenes from the Gospels, saintly figures, and captivating still lifes. Illusionistic panels add intrigue, opening to unveil hidden treasures. This sacred haven also served as a refuge for Lorenzo the Magnificent during the Pazzi conspiracy, making it a place where art, history, and spirituality seamlessly intertwine in the heart of Florence.

Tour description

Embark on an unparalleled journey through the heart of Florence with our exclusive private tour, unlocking the secrets of the iconic Duomo. This personalized experience grants you an intimate and breathtaking perspective of Florence's historic skyline.

As the terraces unveil panoramic views, your private guide will narrate the tales of the city's rich history and the architectural marvel that is the Florence Duomo. Feel the allure of the Renaissance as you walk among the intricate details of the cathedral's exterior, creating memories against the backdrop of one of Italy's most celebrated landmarks.

But the adventure doesn't end there. Immerse yourself in the sacred ambiance of the Sacrestia, a hidden gem usually closed to the public. Marvel at the artistry of Brunelleschi, Antonio del Pollaiolo, and Alessio Baldovinetti in the inlaid cabinets, depicting scenes from the Gospels, saintly figures, and exquisite still lifes

This exclusive tour is more than a visit; it's an invitation to delve into the soul of Florence's cultural and artistic legacy. With the terraces and Sacrestia opened just for you, this experience promises to be a moment of unparalleled discovery and connection with the rich tapestry of Florence's past.

Useful information

  • The tour is not available on Sunday
  • Bulky backpacks and bags are not allowed

Full Refund Cancellation Policy

Eyes of Rome has two policies with full refund terms.
The policies are included and non-optional.
  1. Dolce Vita policy is applied on all Standard Bookings placed more than 72 hours from the date of the event. We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms up to 72 hours from the date of the event for any reason. To apply for a refund including where your tour is cancelled or changed by Eyes of Rome®, please contact our customer service team at info@eyesofrome.com.
  2. Peace of Mind policy is applied on Selected Bookings and on all Bookings placed within 72 hours from the date of the event. We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms so if you are unable to attend your booking due to unforeseen circumstances outside of your control you may be entitled to a refund - please see our full set of Refundable Terms and Conditions here. To apply for a refund, please find the instructions on how to apply in the booking confirmation email you received after payment.

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