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  • Siena: City Walking Tour with Optional Siena Cathedral Tour

    1. Siena: City Walking Tour with Optional Siena Cathedral Tour

    Explore one of the most beautiful cities in the world with a friendly, local guide and immerse yourself in Siena’s rich-history, culture, and traditions. The tour has been designed to show you the very best that Siena has to offer in a short space of time, with plenty of stops for photos along the way. Start the tour with a visit to some of the city’s most significant sites including the Piazza del Campo, Palazzo Publicco, Palazzo Tolomei, Palazzo Salimbeni, and the ancient Banchi di Sopra. As you explore, you’ll learn which buildings hold UNESCO World Heritage listed status and why. Continue the tour to the Basilica of San Domenico, which is home to the incredible relics of Saint Catherine. Next, stop by the Sanctuary of St. Catherine of Siena, where Saint Catherine once lived with her family. Pass by the Baptistery and the Siena Cathedral (known as the Duomo di Siena), and head insi...

    Brava Ludmila, bel giro per le strade di Siena, con aneddoti e informazioni utili per comprendere meglio la storia della città e le tradizioni del luogo.

  • From Florence: Pisa, Siena, San Gimignano, Chianti Day Trip with Siena Cathedral and Lunch

    2. From Florence: Pisa, Siena, San Gimignano, Chianti Day Trip with Siena Cathedral and Lunch

    Your day begins early in the morning with a tour of Pisa, where you will admire the stunning Cathedral, the Baptistery, and the Monumental Cemetery. Take photographs next to the celebrated Leaning Tower. Continue to a winery in the foothills of San Gimignano, where you will enjoy a typical Tuscan lunch with wine tasting. After lunch, explore one of the most famous medieval hilltop villages in Italy, San Gimignano. Discover the maze of cobbled streets, picturesque piazzas, and local artisan shops. Next, admire a panoramic view of the Chianti countryside, followed by a stop in Siena. Here, a specialist guide will lead you on a walk through the city's historical center. Skip the ticket line to see the interior of the magnificent cathedral, and pass through the shell–shaped Piazza del Campo, where the Palio horse race is held twice a year. You will then return to Florence.

  • From Florence: Pisa, Siena, San Gimignano, Chianti Wine Tasting Full-Day Trip with Lunch

    3. From Florence: Pisa, Siena, San Gimignano, Chianti Wine Tasting Full-Day Trip with Lunch

    Discover UNESCO World Heritage Sites and taste Chianti wines on a full-day trip from Florence. Visit Pisa, San Gimignano, and Siena, and savor a traditional Tuscan lunch. 

    First, head to Pisa to marvel at the Piazza dei Miracoli, Pisa Baptistery, Pisa Cathedral, and, of course, the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa.

    Continue to a wine villa in the Chianti countryside. Enjoy a tour of the estate and learn about its history in the medieval chapel before your first tasting of Chianti Classico on the panoramic terrace.

    Next, relish a typical lunch accompanied by two of the estate's products, a "Riserva" and an IGP wine. After lunch, relax a while in the villa's luscious gardens before going to the medieval town of San Gimignano. 

    Then, follow the scenic roads to Siena for a tour of the city's monuments and piazzas. Visit Piazza del Campo ...

  • San Gimignano, Siena, Chianti Guided Tour from Florence

    4. San Gimignano, Siena, Chianti Guided Tour from Florence

    Explore the heart of beautiful Tuscany on a full-day tour of the towns of San Gimignano and Siena, then discover the bucolic wine region of Chianti. Departing from Florence by luxury air-conditioned bus, your first stop will be the UNESCO World Heritage Site of San Gimignano, one of the most splendid examples of an Italian medieval town. Distinguished by its famous towered skyline, San Gimignano stands along the Via Francigena on the hills of the Upper Val D’Elsa. Also famous for its Vernaccia di San Gimignano wine, saffron, and precious Santa Fina pottery, it is an excellent place to get acquainted with the Tuscan environment. You will enjoy some free time to stroll through the town on your own and explore its beautiful squares, architecture, churches, and side streets. Afterwards you will head out to a unique location in the Chianti countryside to enjoy a wine tasting. Once you hop o...

    Incredible expérience in a small group with a perfectly managed timing. The tour of Sienna light have been a bit more détailed otherwise everything was well above my expectations ! I definitely recommend.

  • Tuscany: Full–Day Countryside Tour with Lunch from Florence

    5. Tuscany: Full–Day Countryside Tour with Lunch from Florence

    Hop aboard your minibus at 7:45 AM and drive for around an hour through the Tuscan countryside. Enter the heart of Siena, and start the visit with your guide. Take off through the town's narrow streets and hear stories about Siena as you go. Skip the line to see the interior of the magnificent cathedral, and pass through the shell–shaped Piazza del Campo, where the Palio horse race is held twice a year. After your walking tour, enjoy some free time to enjoy Siena at your own leisure. Move on to San Gimignano, and admire the unique Tuscan landscape as you drive through marvelous scenery surrounded by olive trees, vines and old stone buildings on your way. Stop at a family owned wine estate to relax and enjoy a traditional Tuscan lunch for a taste of country hospitality. After lunch, take an easy drive to San Gimignano to finish your day. Famous for its splendid skyline of tall medieval ...

    This tour was well run and made the perfect stops with the perfect amount of time at each stop. Stefano, our driver, and Alessandro, our tour guide, we’re amazing and so patient. Especially because we were traveling with 4 small children. The tour bus was super clean and fairly new (with air conditioning, a must in the Summer!). I highly recommend this tour if you want a taste of Tuscany and only have a day. Also, it was very family friendly.

  • Private Tour of the Civic Museum in Siena

    6. Private Tour of the Civic Museum in Siena

    With this 1.5-hour guided tour of the Civic Museum you will discover one of the major Italy museums. Inside Palazzo Pubblico an expert guide will explain you the frescoes, created by some of the most important 14th-century artists, such as Simone Martini, Duccio di Buoninsegna and Ambrogio Lorenzetti. Within the exhibitions, you will see artistic works from the 14th up to the 19th century, offering you a complete overview of the evolution of Sienese art. Your guide will lead you to discover the heart of Sienese Art — the Civic Museum inside the Sienese town hall. Once inside the Civic Museum you will be introduced to the beautiful 19th-century frescoes in the first room of the museum, dedicated to Italy’s Risorgimento (unification), and you'll discover the medieval World Map Room, with the masterpieces of Simone Martini, la Maestà, and il Guidoriccio da Fogliano. Finishing your visit i...

  • Tuscany: Siena & San Gimignano Full–Day Wine Tour from Rome

    7. Tuscany: Siena & San Gimignano Full–Day Wine Tour from Rome

    Travel through Italy on a full-day journey from Rome, through the hills of Chianti, to visit the cities of San Gimignano and Siena. San Gimignano, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is known as the city of the hundred towers, and it still maintains its original features and timeless charm. Furthermore, the name San Gimignano is linked to one of the most historical Tuscan wines, La Vernaccia di San Gimignano. Arriving in San Gimignano, explore its charming medieval streets, visit the old center of this wonderful city where the famous Chianti wine is produced. Stop for Tuscan food and wine tasting. Then continue to Siena, a beautiful medieval city in Italy. Visit the heart of Siena and the central square, Piazza del Campo, known worldwide for the famous Palio, a horse race around the square in a medieval style, twice each summer. Siena is famous not only for its wine but also for its sweets, ...

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What people are saying about Siena

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4.4 / 5

based on 171 reviews

Incredible expérience in a small group with a perfectly managed timing. The tour of Sienna light have been a bit more détailed otherwise everything was well above my expectations ! I definitely recommend.

It was a great way to see a lot of Tuscany in one day. The trip was long but not too exhausting, there was good amount of free time. I recommend Lorenzo as the guide! He is very friendly and helpful.

Ι have participated to this travel/activity with my sons, two adolescent boys and it was really great!!!! We have really enjoyed it!! Our guide Karmen was amazing. Thank you for all!

Excellent excursion with free time. The LUCAS guide helps you in everything and is very professional. The local guide DAVINIA very expert in her explanations I recommend her 100%

Great Tour. Ludovica was our guide and she was fantastIc.