Siena: City walking tour with Duomo- Skip the line

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
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Stop 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 minutes

Stop At: Palazzo Tolomei, Piazza Tolomei 11, 53100, Siena Italy

One of the oldest private building of the city

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop 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 minutes

Stop 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 minutes

Stop 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 minutes

Pass 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 minutes

Stop At: Siena, Siena, Tuscany

During the tour you will taste some delicious Sienese biscuits, Ricciarelli and Cantucci.

Duration: 10 minutes



Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Wheelchair accessible"
"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"
"Stroller accessible"
"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.

Incluye

  • Engaging Monolingual local guide
  • Duomo ticket (if you buy the option with the visit of Duomo included)
  • Visit the historic centre of Siena
  • Visit of the Basilica of San Domenico, which hosts inside the relics of St. Catherine
  • Visit of the Sanctuary of St.Catherine of Siena
  • External visit of the Baptistery and Duomo
  • Cathedral ticket and 30 min of guided visit (if you choose the optional with Cathedral)
  • Taste some typical delicious Sienese biscuits
  • From 27.06 to 31.07 from 18.08 to 18.10 the Cathedral ticket costs more, you'll pay 5€ more on site.
  • Entry/Admission - Duomo di Siena

No Incluye

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