Being 112 m and 32 cm (369 ft) in height, the Dom Tower is the tallest church tower in the Netherlands and the Gothic-style tower is the symbol of the city. The tower stands at the spot where the city of Utrecht originated almost 2,000 years ago.
The highest viewpoint is at 95 m (312 ft), there are 465 steps to the top of the Dom Tower. From this platform you have a magnificent panoramic view of the city of Utrecht and its surroundings, on a clear day it is possible to see both Amsterdam and Rotterdam. During the climb the guide will pause at various levels in the tower for a brief explanation of the tower’s history.
You are only allowed to climb the Dom Tower under the supervision of a guide. The guided tour of the Dom Tower will commence inside the Tourist Information Office (VVV) at the Domplein 9-10. Entrance tickets to the tower are sold inside the Tourist Information Office by RonDom. Guided tours will be conducted in both Dutch and English if necessary.