Cathedral of Como (Duomo), Como

4.6
Must see · Church · Tourist Spot
The result of a nearly 400-year construction process that began in 1396, Cathedral of Como (Duomo) is one of the most complete and important examples of religious architecture in Italy's lakes region. Discover the many tapestry-lined alcoves within the 75 m (246 ft) tall building. From the plaza outside, admire the facade's intricate stone carvings. Its decorative stained-glass windows are typical of Gothic architecture. You can attend a daily church service the cathedral if you like. Add Cathedral of Como (Duomo) and other attractions to your Como trip itinerary using our Como road trip planning app.
Create an itinerary including Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Cathedral of Como (Duomo) reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
3,124 reviews
Google
4.6
TripAdvisor
  • That is a plaza with several restaurants and nice to walk close by . Also it is close to main points for some gellato in the como lake ..  more »
  • This is never going to be one of the great cathedrals of Europe however it is well worth a visit. There are some very delightful chapels and a presentation of the history and development of this...  more »
Google
  • A very beautiful church inside and out. The church is a unique mix of 5 architectures. The people of Como remember their Roman roots by having 2 Roman governors on each side of the door in the facade facing the square. The outside marble does not absorb pollution so it looks new or refreshed. The inside has many carpet hangings and beautiful ceiling details. It is free to go inside and have a long look at all the features
  • Amazing roof. Very nice courtyard. Built during romain era. Everything is in excellent condition. Entrance is free (+ offering) If you like visiting churches or if you like religious relics, add this destination to your favourites

Plan your trip to Como

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Como

See all ›
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in Como

4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Como

4.5
Duration: 4 hours
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.4
Duration: 4 hours

Shopping in Como

See all ›
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes

Museums in Como

4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Como

3.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.5
Duration: 30 minutes