Private tour of the Cathedral of San Petronio with access to the panoramic rooftop terrace
Attractions & guided tours

Private tour of the Cathedral of San Petronio with access to the panoramic rooftop terrace

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , German
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore the Cathedral of San Petronio in Bologna
  • Witness the world's longest sundial inside the basilica
  • Enjoy sweeping city views from the rooftop terrace
What to expect

The Basilica of San Petronio is the largest church in Bologna. It dominates Piazza Maggiore and, despite being largely unfinished, is one of the largest churches in Europe. Its imposing size makes it the fourth largest church in Italy.

The building houses the longest sundial in the world, measuring 67 meters, which has been on the church floor from all the way back to 1657. With this guided tour, you will discover the beauty and history that lays inside this church.

Then, take the elevator up to the magical panoramic terrace and enjoy stunning views of the city.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Entrance to the Cathedral of San Petronio
    • Private tour with a certified guide
    • Access to the panoramic terrace
    Reduced price
    • Child (4-11): reduced
    • Infant (0-3): free
    Where

    Piazza del Nettuno, 40124 Bologna, BO, Italy

    What to remember
    • Please confirm the language of the tour directly with the local operator. You can find the contact information on the voucher after booking
    • This is a private tour: only your group (max 12 people) will participate
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    When
    • Every day at 10.30am and 4.00pm
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    Provider
    Bologna Tour
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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