€369,00 pp

Guided walking tour of Siena, visit Siena for a day with a professional authorized guide is an opportunity to see and get to know its historic centre, its monuments and its main historical and artistic works.

The centre of Siena, surrounded by ancient walls, is all pedestrian and human-sized.

The first stop on the tour is Piazza del Campo; the heart of the city, with the original shell shape. Here the Palio di Siena takes place twice a year, an ancient challenge straddling the city’s districts. Traditionally, the Piazza and the Palazzo Pubblico do not belong to any district.

In this grandiose square, important buildings overlook the Palazzo Comunale, you will proceed with a visit to the Civic Museum masterpieces by Sienese artists.

Next to the Palace stands the majestic Torre del Mangia, among the highest in Italy, we’ll reach the top of the tower with its 400 steps and 88m in height from where you can enjoy a magnificent view of the city and the Sienese countryside.

Take some time to visit in the nearby streets where there are numerous shops selling local products and restaurants with the guide that will show you the main streets and where you can also taste typical Tuscan and Sienese specialities.

You will then continue towards Piazza Santa Maria Assunta where you will visit the Siena Cathedral Complex such as Duomo of Siena, the Cathedral, the Piccolomini Library, the Museum, the Crypt, the Baptistery, the Facciatone and the panoramic view of the whole city from the top of Duomo Nuovo.

The visit will follow towards the Santa Maria della Scala Complex, The Pinacoteca Art Museum of Siena and a pleasant walk on the ramparts of the Medici Fortress, located in the western part of the city. From here you can have a 360 ° view of Siena.

Route Map

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Meet with an authorized professional guide at 10.00 in Piazza del Campo explore this grandiose square and start the tour with a visit to the Civic Museum of Siena where you will visit precious frescoes by artists such as Simone Martini, Ambrogio Lorenzetti and Taddeo di Bartolo.

Next to the Palazzo Pubblico, we will visit the Tower Of Mangia, an ancient bell tower of the town hall built in 1338. 88 meters high and with 400 steps leading to the top, it is the right place to enjoy an enchanting view of the city.

  • Skip-the-line entrance – ticket reserved
  • Professional authorized guide

After visiting squares and museums, you will stroll in the nearby streets where there are numerous shops selling local products and restaurants.

Banchi di Sopra is the main street, then you will follow Via di Città and Via dei Montanini with the guide that will show you the main attractions and where you can also taste typical Tuscan and Sienese specialities.

Take time out for a break to sample local specialities and find plenty of places to walk around the beautiful medieval streets of Siena.

Some suggestions of where to eat,

  • Il Bargello
  • Osteria il Carroccio

After the lunch break, you will reach Piazza Santa Maria Assunta where you will visit the Cathedral, Siena Cathedral, the Piccolomini Library, the Museum, the Crypt, the Baptistery.

From the cathedral go up to the Facciatone of the New Cathedral where you will climb 130 steps to enjoy a wonderful view of the Torre del Mangia and Palazzo Pubblico.

  • Skip-the-line ticket entrance to Siena Cathedral complex
  • Opa Si Pass
  • Professional authorized guide
  • Access to the Cathedral
  • Access to Piccolomini Library
  • Access to the Opera Museum
  • Access to the Crypt
  • Access to San Giovanni Baptistery
  • Panoramic view from the Facciattone

While going to The Pinacoteca Art Museum of Siena, take time to visit the complex of Santa Maria della Scala and immediately after the visit to the Art Museum where the masterpieces of Duccio di Buoninsegna, Simone Martini, Lorenzetti, Sassetta and Francesco di Giorgio.

  • Tickets are included for Santa Maria della Scala
  • Tickets are included for the Pinacoteca Art Museum

The tour ends with a beautiful walk on the ramparts of the Medici Fortress, the symbol of Florentine conquest of Siena, located in the western part of the city. From here you can have a 360 ° view of Siena. Inside the structure, there are wine bars where you can taste the best wines of Chianti.

What’s Included

Civic Museum of Siena

  • Reserved Entrance Tickets
  • Professional Authorized Guide

Tower of Mangia

  • Reserved Entrance Tickets
  • Professional Authorized Guide

Siena Cathedral Complex

  • Skip-the-line ticket entrance to Siena Cathedral Complex
  • Opa Si Pass
  • Professional Authorized Guide
  • Access to the Cathedral
  • Access to Piccolomini Library
  • Access to the Opera Museum
  • Access to the Crypt
  • Access to San Giovanni Baptistery
  • Panoramic view from the Facciattone

Santa Maria della Scala Complex

  • Reserved Entrance Tickets

The Pinacoteca Art Museum of Siena

  • Reserved Entrance Tickets

What’s Not Included

  • Lunch
  • All extra not mentioned

Cancellation Policy

  • www.magnificenttuscany.com is not responsible for changes or cancellations made by the Museums or Partners company directions on the offered programs.

In case of cancellation, please contact us, on refund@magnificenttuscany.com

Tickets purchased on www.magnificenttuscany.com will be refundable if you e-mail us your request for cancellation and in the percentage of the following steps. (excluded bank charges)

  • There will be no penalty for cancellations communicated via email at least 15 days prior to date of excursion departure.
  • Cancellation from 15 to 7 days prior to date of excursion departure: 15% of deposit.
  • Cancellation from 7 days to 48hrs prior the date of excursion departure: 25% of deposit.
  • Cancellations made less than 48hrs prior the date of excursion departure: 100% of deposit.
  • In case of no show, tickets will not be refundable: 100% of deposit.
  • You can change the date and/or time already booked with an extra fee apply.

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Rain Policy

  • Tour Runs on Rain and Shine

We can arrange transport for your tour experience destination according to your convenience with an extra fee apply.

If interested, you can make the request when you book the tour on the “Additional information” field or by sending an email to book@magnificenttuscany.com.

Car Service

  • Comfortable A/C Minivan
  • Private Luxury Car
  • English Speaking Driver & Guide

Availabiliy:

  • Full Day
  • Half Day
  • For Transfers to (all airports, stations or in city)

Pick Up & Drop Off from:

  • Rail or Bus Station
  • Cruise Ship Port
  • Airport
  • Hotel
  • Address or Intersection
  • Monument/Building
Guided walking tour of Siena
Guided walking tour of Siena | Magnificent Tuscany

The centre of Siena, surrounded by ancient walls, is all pedestrian and human-sized.

Product Brand: Magnificent Tuscany

Product Currency: EUR

Product Price: 369

Product In-Stock: Available

Editor's Rating:
5
Tour Type: Walking, Arts & Museum, City Walk
Availability: All Year
Duration:  8 hours
Location: Siena
Languages: ??????????
Max nº of People: 10
Meeting Point: Piazza del Campo
Tour Ends: Medici Fortress
Kid friendly: Yes
Friendly: Yes
Activity Level:

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