Join an exciting walking tour of the medieval center of Siena and discover why it is considered one of the most beautiful and vibrant cities in Tuscany. See the very best of the ancient UNESCO monuments with the help of an experienced tour guide, who will illuminate the hidden gems, legends, and gripping history of the city. The experience ends with a tasting of typical Sienese cakes.
Stroll through the distinctive alleyways and explore Siena's vibrant piazzas, stunning churches and fascinating palaces. Behold the exquisite architecture of the Middle Ages in Siena's main piazza, Piazza del Campo, and the impressive Town Hall, the seat of local government since the end of the 13th century. Discover the fascinating tradition of the Palio horse race, revealed by your Senese guide.
Continue on to the impressive private palaces located along the main street, and learn about the history of the powerful Salimbeni and Tolomei families, 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, enjoy a 30-minute tour of the Cathedral, with the guide showing you the beautiful works of art kept there, including some of Michelangelo’s statues and the spectacular Piccolomini Library.