Siena: City walking tour with Duomo- Skip the line
Discover the treasures of one of the most beautiful cities in the world with a monolingual local guide and immerse yourself in its art, culture and traditions as the horse race the Palio, which takes place twice a year. With a small group you will explore the best that Siena has to offer. Your guide will accompany you along the ancient streets of Siena through the most beautiful sites such as: Piazza del Campo, Palazzo Pubblico, Palazzo Tolomei, Palazzo Salimbeni, the ancient via Banchi di Sopra, the Basilica of San Domenico, the Sanctuary of St. Catherine of Siena, the Baptistery and the Duomo (also inside if you choose the option with Duomo included, where you will admire the works of art of important Italian artists, such as Michelangelo, Donatello and Bernini).During the tour you will enjoy a tasting of some delicious Sienese biscuits.
From 27th June to 31st July and from 18th August to 18th October the Duomo ticket costs more, the agency will ask for 5€ more to pay on site.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Piazza del Campo, 53100, Siena Italy
Piazza del Campo is the main square of the Siena, here you will admire the Palazzo Pubblico (seat of the town hall).
Discover the history and legends of the famous horse race "Palio" and learn about the districts "Contrade"
Duration: 15 minutesStop At:
Palazzo Tolomei, Piazza Tolomei 11, 53100, Siena Italy
One of the oldest private building of the city
Duration: 10 minutesStop At:
Palazzo Salimbeni, Piazza Salimbeni 3, 53100, Siena Italy
Palazzo Salimbeni is the headquarter of the oldest public bank of Europe. You will cross the ancient Via Banchi di Sopra, which is part of the Via Francigena, one of the most important pilgrim's road starting from northern Europe.
Duration: 20 minutesStop At:
Basilica Cateriniana Di S. Domenico, Piazza San Domenico, 53100, Siena Italy
Then you will arrive to the Basilica of San Domenico, which hosts in the chapel on the right side of the nave the holy relic of St. Catherine's head. You will admire important frescoes by Sodoma, which decorate the chapel.
Duration: 10 minutesStop At:
Chiesa del Santuario di Santa Caterina, Costa di S.Antonio, Siena Italy
Afterwards you will visit the Sanctuary of St. Catherine, where she used to life with her big family. The oratories are decorated with stunning paintings from different periods, which tell Catherine's life story.
Duration: 10 minutesPass By:
Battistero di San Giovanni, Piazza San Giovanni, Siena Italy
You will admire from the outside the enchanting and unique Siena Baptistery, which the upper part was never completed, discover why. Stop At:
Duomo di Siena, Piazza del Duomo 8, 53100, Siena Italy
You will arrive in front of the Cathedral. It had to become the largest Cathedral in the world, discover why the project of the "New Cathedral" was abandoned.
If you choose the option with the Cathedral included you will have 30 min. guided visit inside and you can admire the artworks by important Italian artists.
Duration: 50 minutesStop At:
Siena, Siena, Tuscany
During the tour you will taste some delicious Sienese biscuits, Ricciarelli and Cantucci.
Duration: 10 minutes
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Participants should walk for medium distances"
"Wheelchair accessible, please advise us at time of booking in order to organize the tour in the best possible way"
"Wear comfortable shoes and be ready for any weather conditions"
"The departure of the tour is guaranteed with a min. of 2 adults. If the tour will not take place, the agency will provide a refund through Tripadvisor"
"Near public transportation"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers"
Duración: 90 To 120 Minutes
Lugar de comienzo:
Il Campo, 72, 53100 Siena SI, Italy
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.