Eyes of Rome
Eyes of Rome

Florence Duomo Tour

Be part of the wonderful history of the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral


  • Art
  • History
  • Religion

What makes this tour Special

The tour is thoughtfully designed to provide a seamless and enjoyable experience, ensuring that participants can fully immerse themselves in the cultural and artistic treasures of Florence.

By emphasizing the timeless beauty of the works of art and architecture, the tour allows participants to appreciate the enduring appeal and innovation that characterize Florentine artistic achievements.

The tour covers a range of artistic masterpieces, showcasing the diversity and brilliance of Florentine art, making it a comprehensive and fulfilling experience for art enthusiasts.

What to Expect


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


3 hours


10:00 - 13:00


Tuesday, Sunday


This tour is suitable for kids of all ages


Entrance tickets are included! Enjoy your tour!


NO CUPOLA. “Skip the line” tickets to the Museum of Opera del Duomo, Santa Maria del Fiore (Cathedral) and Baptistery.

What's Included
  • Private Tour with a Licensed Guide
  • Meet&Greet your Guide at your Hotel/Accommodation in Florence
  • “Skip the line” tickets to the Museum of Opera del Duomo, Santa Maria del Fiore (Cathedral) and Baptistery.
Not Included/ Optional Extras
  • Gratuities
  • Meals

Sites you’ll visit

  • Florence Duomo
  • Santa Reparata
  • Baptistery of Saint John - Florence
  • Opera del Duomo Museum
  • Explore the essence of Florence through its iconic symbol, the awe-inspiring Duomo, officially named Santa Maria del Fiore. Crafted by the legendary Arnolfo di Cambio six centuries ago, it stands as the third largest cathedral globally. The exterior hues and facade intricately reflect Florence's local traditions, subtly intertwining with the medieval rivalry against Siena. Opting for a guided tour unveils the rich history embedded in every facet of the facade.
  • Discover the historical significance of Santa Reparata, the precursor to Florence's iconic Duomo. Explore the roots of the city's religious heritage and learn about the transition from Santa Reparata to the renowned Santa Maria del Fiore. Uncover the rich history of this sacred site, offering a glimpse into Florence's architectural evolution and cultural legacy.
  • Characterized by the white Carrara and green Prato marble, it is one of the most ancient churches in Florence and gently marks the square of the city Cathedral. Its fascinating past, combining faith, history and art, has given scholars much food for thought with regard to its meaning and connection to the Renaissance era.
  • Explore the Opera del Duomo Museum in Florence - a treasure trove of art and history. Immerse yourself in the rich legacy of Santa Maria del Fiore through masterpieces by Donatello, Michelangelo, and Ghiberti. Witness the evolution of artistic styles and marvel at iconic pieces like the 'Gates of Paradise.' Uncover Florence's cultural identity through sculptures, reliefs, and architectural models. Plan your visit to delve into the heart of Renaissance art and history at this must-see museum in Florence.

Tour description

Experience the timeless beauty of Florence with a guided walk through its historic streets.

Marvel at the majestic Duomo, crowned by Brunelleschi's Dome, as your guide unravels the story behind its creation, step by step.

Santa Maria del Fiore, boasting a length of 153 meters, was the largest basilica of its time and continues to awe visitors with its grandeur today.

Explore the Baptistery of Saint John, adorned with precious mosaics, and delve into the Museum of the Cathedral, home to Ghiberti's original "Gate of Paradise" and one of Michelangelo's most moving Pietà sculptures.

This meticulously crafted experience offers participants the opportunity to admire these masterpieces, each representing the enduring beauty and innovation of Florentine art. Join us and discover the essence of Florence's artistic legacy firsthand.

Useful information

Appropriate clothing is highly recommended. Please be aware that access to holy sites requires a strict dress code. Shoulders and knees have to be properly covered.

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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