Tours / Skip the Line Cathedral

DO YOU WANT TO ADMIRE THE BEAUTIES KEPT IN THE CATHEDRAL OF SANTA MARIA DEL FIORE WITHOUT MAKING AN ENDLESS ROW DURING YOUR VACATION?

Escape long and frustrating lines and enjoy a very unique experience with a guided tour of one of the most majestic Cathedrals in the world Santa Maria del Fiore. Join our quick 30 minutes tour and skip Cathedral line.

During our tour you will enjoy a memorable experience of exploring the unique treasures of this beautiful Cathedral. Inside of the Cathedral you will find an incredible beauty marble floor also its interior preserves very important works of art: on the left side of Cathedral wall you will find the first two detached frescoes showing the "Condottiero Giovanni Acuto" and "Niccolò da Tolentino" painted respectively by Paolo Uccello and Andrea del Castagno in the fifteenth century. The clock with a counter-clockwise mechanism was also frescoed on the inside wall by Paolo Uccello in the fifteenth century.

During this short but saturated tour don’t forget to enjoy the beauty of the splendid stained glass windows, designed by famous artists like Donatello, Andrea del Castagno and Paolo Uccello, huge nave and the lily-shaped apse.

The best part of the tour will be the view on the superb Dome constructed by Filippo Brunelleschi and painted by the most illustrious student of Michelangelo, Giorgio Vasari.

The Dome is considered one of the most significant architectural achievements of the Renaissance. Giorgio Vasari after seeing the Sistine Chapel was so inspired that decided to create an enchanting tribute to his master. The internal walls of the Dome, were frescoed by Giorgio Vasari and Federico Zuccari who represented a large scene of the "Final Judgement". The composition of the fresco thus takes into account the architectonic form of the vault in its eight sections, hard upon one another and is considered one of the biggest artworks ever produced. 

Info

Available days: From Monday to Saturday

Bookable Starting Time: 11:30

Duration: 1/2 hours

Available Languages:

English

Adult rate: € 29,00

Child rate: No reduction for Children

Meeting Point: Cathedral of Florence, Central door, h 11:15 am