Siena
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  • Siena Duomo Complex: Fast Pass Entrance Ticket

    1. Siena Duomo Complex: Fast Pass Entrance Ticket

    The magnificent complex of the Cathedral of Siena, its Duomo, houses a series of some of the most important monuments of the European artistic panorama. With over a million visitors every year, the Cathedral without a doubt represents the fulcrum of the entire complex, while other significant elements include the Crypt, the Baptistery and the Museo dell'Opera, all part of the impressive mass formed by the "Duomo Vecchio" (Old Cathedral), and the "Duomo Nuovo" (New Cathedral).  Enter the Baptistery of San Giovanni to admire the splendid Baptismal Font. From there, head down into the Crypt, the underground quarters that remained hidden for more than seven centuries. You'll enjoy free access to the Museo dell'Opera, before ending your visit with a climb up to the Facciatone ,where you will witness the most fascinating and unforgettable view over the city and the Tuscan countryside.       ...

    Getting into the Cathedral was fascinating and very impressive but the best bit was going up to the panoramic viewpoint which is included in this ticket, where you have excellent views of the Cathedral and the city as whole.

  • Siena: Palazzo Pubblico Entry Ticket

    2. Siena: Palazzo Pubblico Entry Ticket

    Enter the Palazzo Pubblico of Siena and visit the Civic Museum with this entry ticket. Located inside the Palazzo Pubblico, the Civic Museum is a 13th-century building home to impressive wall-to-wall fresco paintings. Explore the museum to learn about the history of Siena and see precious artifacts. Exchange your voucher for an entry ticket at the ticket office and begin your visit in the Sala del Risorgimento. This room hosts fresco paintings that depict the life of Vittorio Emanuele II, the first king of Italy. Walkthrough the Sala di Balìa and see wall paintings from the 15th-century by Spinello Aretino and Martino di Bartolomeo. Also, see the Sala dei Cardinali where precious carved coffers keep reliquaries. Move forward to the Sala del Concistoro, famous for its Beccafumi vault, and see Taddeo di Bartolo's 15th-century Cappella. Continue on to the Sala del Mappamondo, the widest r...

  • Siena 2-Hour Walking Tour & Skip-the-Line Duomo Tickets

    3. Siena 2-Hour Walking Tour & Skip-the-Line Duomo Tickets

    Discover the beauty of Siena during a 2-hour walking tour. One of Italy's loveliest medieval cities, it is known world-wide for its Palio, the country’s most spectacular festival that features a wild bareback horse race around Piazza del Campo, the central square. Visit Siena's historic center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and marvel at the magnificent architecture of the Palazzo Comunale and also the Palazzo Tolomei, said to be the oldest private palace in the city as well as the Basilica di San Domenico, Rocca Salimbeni, Palazzo Chigi Saracini, and other historical buildings. See the imposing stone tower of Palazzo Chigi Saracini, built by the powerful Marescotti family in the 12th century. The building is now the seat of the prestigious Accademia Musicale Chigiana, founded in 1923. Take a walk to St. Dominic's Basilica, built entirely of brick, and admire its Gothic architectural s...

    Great tour, Georgia was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable while explaining everything and answering all the questions! Definitely would do it again!!

  • Private Tour of the Civic Museum in Siena

    4. 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...

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What people are saying about Siena

All safe and hassle free! I bought the ticket I wanted, went to the ticket office to pick up the voucher and then I just went to the attractions! I RECOMMEND!

Great tour, Georgia was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable while explaining everything and answering all the questions! Definitely would do it again!!

The cathedral itself and the entire complex (of Siena) are must-see places. Book a 'skip the line' ticket without hesitation.

Very good. No waiting. We were able to walk past a queue of around 50 people and received the tickets straight away.

It was very informative and you get a sense of the rich history of Siena