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Siena: City walking tour with Cathedral

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Explore one of the most beautiful cities in Tuscany on this walking tour with an expert English-speaking tour guide! Walk past iconic squares, buildings, and churches in the city and end your tour at the renowned Duomo di Siena.

Highlights

  • Explore the medieval town of Siena with an expert English-speaking tour guide.
  • Visit the Gothic town hall, Palazzo Pubblico, and take in the beauty of its unique architecture.
  • Walk around the Piazza del Campo, considered one of the greatest medieval squares in Europe.
  • Stroll the ancient streets of the city and discover its fascinating nooks and crannies.
  • Make your way to Basilica di San Domenico, a centuries-old Gothic church.
  • Finish your tour at Duomo di Siena, an architectural feat that took 40 artists and 6 centuries to be built.

Inclusions

  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Access to the Duomo Cathedral
  • Radios and earphones

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Walk around Siena, declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO, with an expert English-speaking guide. Learn about its fascinating medieval history and find Gothic architecture in unique places as you stroll the city. Starting in the heart of the city, Piazza del Campo, you will discover the tradition of the famous Palio, a horse race that takes place twice a year since the Middle Ages. Your guide will regale stories about the mysterious "bottini", an underground medieval aqueduct excavated in the sandstone of the Fonte Gaia (fountain).

As you tour the ancient street Banchi di Sopra, you'll learn about some of the most important Sienese families. These families have majestic palaces like Palazzo Tolomei, one of the oldest private buildings in Siena, and Palazzo Salimbeni, the oldest public bank of Europe. Take in the grandeur of Basilica of San Domenico and the Bapitry nearing the end of your tour. You'll hear stories about the religious importance of these sites. Finally, admire the works of Donatello, Michelangelo and Bernini in the magnificent Siena Cathedral, one of the finest Italian Gothic churches.

Important Information

  • Please note that from 30 Dec 2021, it is mandatory for every guest to have an FFP2 mask for the entrance to any museum in Italy. Without this mask, you will not be able to participate in the tour.
  • It is mandatory to wear clothing that covers the shoulders and legs to enter the Cathedral.
  • The tour is wheelchair accessible.

Timings

Daily 10:30 am onwards.

Discounted Tickets

Infants aged 6 and under can go for free. Children aged 7-13 enjoy reduced price tickets (carry a valid photo ID).

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.
  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the attraction.
  • Please arrive 10-15 minutes before the start time of your tour to avoid delays.
  • If you have purchased reduced-price tickets, please carry your valid photo ID proof for verification.

Meeting Point

  • You can meet your tour guide at Piazza del Campo 72.
  • Address: Piazza del Campo 72, 53100.
  • To locate the meeting point on Google Maps, simply search for - Piazza del Campo 72, 53100.
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Getting There

  • The closest bus stop is Logge Del Papa.
  • The stop is just 2 minutes away from the meeting point.
  • Buses #590, #S22, #S52 will get you there.

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