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Skip-The-Line Milan Duomo and Terrace Tour

  • When does it run?
    01 Apr - 31 Oct: Daily except Sunday
    01 Nov - 31 Mar: Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
  • Start time
    2:30pm
  • Duration
    2.5 Hours
Inclusions
  • Services of am English speaking, licensed Tour Guide
  • Skip the line Duomo booking
  • Duomo entrance
  • Duomo rooftop terrace entrance
  • Gelato Tasting (only from April to October)
COVID-19 Safety guidelines

Key Highlights

  • Enjoy a guided tour of the inside of Milan's Duomo Cathedral
  • Go up to the roof for a breath taking panoramic view over Milan
  • This is a small group tour which ensures an intimate and relaxed experience
  • Gelato tasting at the end

Overview

At the heart of Milan is its most famous landmark – the Duomo Cathedral. Most visitors to Florence only see this magnificent landmark from the outside but this in-depth tour will take you behind the scenes of Milan’s most revered building.

This tour covers the secrets of the Duomo and takes you up to the terrace for the Terrace where you can enjoy incredible views of Milan’s skyline. Plus, there will be no waiting in line!

To add the finishing touches to a perfect tour you will sample some of Milan’s delicious gelato!

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    01 Apr - 31 Oct: Daily except Sunday
    01 Nov - 31 Mar: Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

  • Duration

    2.5 Hours

  • Start time

    2:30pm

  • Meeting Point

    Meeting point will be outside the FOOTBALL TEAM STORE located in Piazza del Duomo #20, Milan, located behind the Duomo building.

  • Ending Point

    Vittorio Emanuele Gallery, Milan

Itinerary

  • If you want to get better acquainted with Milan, first you must see the Duomo of Milan, one of the most famous Cathedrals in the world. This wonderful tour provides an in-depth discovery of Milan’s most famous landmark.

    The tour will begin and meet in front of the Duomo at your scheduled time. Our Skip the Line small group Tour will lead you inside the Duomo and unveil the mysteries kept inside that even the local Milanesi don't know! Your licensed English speaking tour guide will teach you about Milan's most renowned curiosities from the sundial trail to the ritual of the Holy Nail, to the story of the Apostle who was skinned alive and much more.

    After being inside the Duomo, you will reach the Terraces of the Cathedral by elevator, please note that there is no skip the line available for the elevator rides. You will then arrive to a breathtaking panoramic view over the city after just 50 steps and you will feel like you literally have Milan at your feet.

    During this Small Group Tour you will have time to take memorable pictures of the spires, to the new shining skyscrapers, to the iconic medieval towers and have a closer look at the incredible sculptures populating the Duomo and representing mysterious animals, monsters and other peculiar subjects.

    The sweet end of our fun and informative small group tour of Milan will be an Italian gelato and a surprise lucky ritual!

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Services of am English speaking, licensed Tour Guide
  • Skip the line Duomo booking
  • Duomo entrance
  • Duomo rooftop terrace entrance
  • Gelato Tasting (only from April to October)
  • Gratuities.
  • Please note that there is no skip the line available for the elevator rides

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm the departure details.

This tour is NOT recommended for pregnant women.

This tour is NOT wheelchair friendly

You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

Dress code: The Duomo has a very strict, but very simple. Shoulders, abdomen, and knees must be covered. Footwear of any kind (we recommend comfortable footwear), jeans are ok. It is also not allowed for you to wear hats within the basilica. Please note that the Staff of the Duomo will have the right to decline accepting you due the dress code above without any obligation to refund you for your tickets.

The tour goes on rain or shine. In case of heavy rain or snow, the Duomo institution might decide to close the terrace. In this case we will hope for clearing weather with the understanding that no refund or discount will be given if we won't be able to visit the terrace due the weather condition. In case of heavy rain will be given the option of an alternative date subject to our availability

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

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