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Things to know about Florence Cathedral

The Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ("Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower" in English,) is the main Cathedral of Florence. Also known simply as the Duomo of Florence, it was originally designed in 1296. The structure was built on the site of the 7th century the church of Santa Reparata, the remains of which can be visited in the crypt.
 
This imposing Cathedral had to be an icon of Florence's growing importance. The world-famous dome, which dominates the exterior and the whole historic centre, was added in the 15th century on a project of Filippo Brunelleschi, the most important architect of the early Renaissance.
 
The internal walls of the Dome were beautifully frescoed by Giorgio Vasari and other important artist of the time, while the 278 feet high Campanile (or Bell Tower) was design by Giotto di Bondone in 1334.
 
Being the icon of the city and one of the most renowned monuments in Italy, a tour to the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore is a prerequisite for any visitor in Florence!

Tours and things to do in Italy

Tour full of fun on board a Segway around the historic center of Florence Come and join our Segway tour of Florence to discover all its wonderful treasures and secrets. See the city in a different manner and ride the entertaining Segway through the charming streets of Florence. Fall in love with the eternal beauty of Florence and enjoy this segway tour!
75,00
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Guided Tour of the Duomo, the Baptistery and the Opera del Duomo Museum in Florence Join us for an amazing opportunity to visit the famous Florence Cathedral with our guided tour. You will have the unique chance to see the magnificent Duomo, Baptistery and Museum, learning more about this fascinating part of the Florence heritage.
39,00
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Private Tour of Florence on the footsteps of Dan Brown's "Inferno" Discover Florence on Robert Langdon's footsteps and explore the location of the international best-seller book "Inferno" by Dan Brown. This tour of Florence will bring you in the main places of the novel, and you will relive its thrilling story and its unpredictable enigmas.
92,88
per person
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Group Tour of Medieval Florence in the footsteps of Dan Brown's "Inferno" Join us and discover the mysterious world created by Dan Brown in his best seller "Inferno". We will follow a unique itinerary in Florence, discovering hidden secrets and symbols. See the city as never before with our exclusive guided walking tour through the Medieval Town in Florence!
69,00
per person
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Romantic Florence Tour around the main monuments on a carriage Discover the romantic side of Florence, a city that has left many tourists entranced and enraptured by its splendid beauty. Let be guided by our guide on this tour, and know the romantic stories and the thwarted lovestories that relive in the alleys of Florence.
56,63
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Tour of Florence discovering Galileo Galilei and his Science Follow us as we head into the beautiful Florence to uncover some of its most important names and personalities. Galileo Galilei has changed the perspective of the world in his time and is now remembered throughout Florence. Join our Galileo Galilei science tour of Florence.
41,38
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Group Tour of the Centre of Florence and Accademia Gallery Visit all of Florence's most well-known sights accompanied by our professional guide. You'll visit the Piazzale Michelangelo, pass through the Duomo Square and visit the awe-inspiring Brunelleschi Dome. The tour also includes admission to the Galleria dell'Accademia as well.
55,00
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Group Tour of the Centre of Florence and Accademia with guide and tickets Do not miss this group tour that will allow you not only to explore the historic center of Florence, rich of artistic and historical treasures, but also to visit one of the most important museums of the city: the Galleria dell'Accademia, where is preserved the David, a masterpiece by Michelangelo.
54,00
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Chianti Wine Tasting experience in Florence at Sunset Experience a wonderful Italian night with our walking tour in Florence. Enjoy a fine wine while walking through a peaceful evening, visiting the most famous touristic spots in Florence for a total of two hours! 
51,00
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2 days tour with panoramic bus in Florence from Venice by high speed train Florence is a fantastic destination. You can come here time after time, and the city will still have many hidden secrets to unveil! It’s no wonder that it’s recognized as one of the most beautiful and important Italian cities, being the place where Renaissance was born. 
333,50
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