Duration: 2 hours
On this private, guided walking tour, visit Siena's major tourist attractions including Piazza del Campo, the true heart of the town, the Palazzo Comunale (Town Hall) and the majestic Basilica of San Domenico.
Your guide will recant fun facts and interesting tales of the great noble families, such as the Piccolomini, Tolomei and Salimbeni, and their palaces, and explain famous traditions like the Siena Palio. Also hear the the stories of pilgrimage and saintliness that distinguish the town.
Then enter the Cathedral that preserves the treasures of artists like Nicola Pisano, Duccio di Buoninsegna, Donatello, Pinturicchio and Gianlorenzo Bernini besides its marvelous marble floor, which is a unique example in the history of art.
Exact time will be provided in final documents. If you are staying at a centrally located hotel, your guide will meet you in the hotel lobby. Otherwise, a meeting point will be arranged.
- Private English-speaking guide at disposal for 2 hours
- Cathedral of Siena entrance fees
- Gratuities (optional)