Join a walking tour of the medieval center of Siena and discover why it is considered one of the most beautiful cities in Tuscany. See its main ancient monuments with an experienced tour guide, who will illuminate the hidden gems, legends, and gripping history of the city.
Stroll through the picturesque alleyways and explore Siena's vibrant piazzas, stunning churches and fascinating palaces. Admire the exquisite architecture of the Middle Ages in Siena's main square, Piazza del Campo, and the impressive Town Hall, the seat of local government since the 13th century. Discover the fascinating tradition of the Palio horse race, revealed by your Senese guide.
You will also see the impressive private palaces located along the main street, and learn about the history of the powerful Salimbeni and Tolomei families. Then you will visit the Basilica of San Domenico with the relics of Saint Catherine, see the Sanctuary where Saint Catherine used to live with her family and the Baptistery.
If you have extra time, you can add a 30-minute tour of the Cathedral and marvel at the beautiful works of art kept there, including some of Michelangelo’s statues and the spectacular Piccolomini Library.