Siena: City Walking Tour With Duomo- Skip The Line

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  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    11.00 every day
  • Departure Details :
    Il Campo, 72, 53100 Siena SI, Italy
  • Return Details :
    Duomo di Siena, Piazza del Duomo, 8, 53100 Siena SI, Italy
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Enjoy a 1-hourguidedtour of the remarkable city of Siena-italy">Siena to discover its ancient history and traditions, stunning churches and fascinating palaces.See the very best of this ancient and mystical city with the help of an expert guide, who will illuminate its hidden gems, legends, and gripping history. Discover the fascinating tradition of the Palio horse race and the Contradas (districts) of Siena.If you have extra time, you can enjoy a 30-minute tour of the Cathedral (Duomo) and see thebeautiful works of art kept there, including some of Michelangelos statues, and the spectacular Piccolomini Library.

Know More about this tour

The tour starts in front of our office in the main square of Siena, Piazza del campo. The square is exactly where the World famous horse race, The Palio, takes place twice a year. You will see the Palio on the screen, and the guide will introduce you to this fascinating tradition telling about the rules of the race and the whole celebration that lasts four days, starting from the assignment of the horses to the Contradas (districts of Siena). You will also learn about the traditional rivalry between Contradas towhicheveryone in Siena participates from birth.

You will then proceed to the middle Piazza del campo, the mostbeautiful square in Italy.You will discover the exquisite architecture of the Middle Ages, the impressive townhall (Palazzo Pubblico), that has been the seat of Local Government since the end of the 13th century.

From hereyou will continue onto the impressive private palaces, which line the main street, and learn about the history of the powerful Salimbeni and Tolomei families. During the tour you willstop to admire the Loggia della Mercanziaand the fascinating courtyard of the Chigi Palace, in the very heart of city.

The one-hour tour will end in front of the Duomothat is considered to be one of the most beautiful cathedrals in Europe.If you have extra time, you can take an additional option, a 30-minute tourinsidetheDuomo.The guidewillshow and explain you the beautiful works of art kept there, including some of Michelangelos statues, and the spectacular Piccolomini Library.


Inclusions

Local guide

Professional art historian guide

Exclusions

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Wheelchair accessible

Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.

A small amount of walking is involved.

Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required.

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers