General

The best of Siena with an expert local guide, from the stunning Architecture, beautiful Duomo, famous artwork, to its Medieval streets.

Tour Highlights

  • Siena is one of Europe’s most intact medieval cities. You’ll be intimately introduced to its rich traditions and feel like you just went back in time to the Middle Ages! It is home to the world-famous Palio horse race, and a church that rivals the most famous in all of Italy, like the Duomo in Florence or even St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome.
  • Your expert guide brings the stories from the Middle Ages to life. You will visit Siena Duomo, the Duomo underground, Siena’s own ‘Sistine Chapel’ and the Duomo Museum. Master artists like Donatello, Bernini & Michelangelo all have their artworks displayed there. Also included is Duccio’sstunning, world-famous Maesta’. 
  • With our slow paced tour and your own personal guide, you’ll be able to ask all the questions you want. We’ve also included express access tickets for the Duomo, with the museum and the crypt, so you don’t have to stand in line.

Itinerary

DISCOVER THE FASCINATING HISTORY, THE ART AND ARCHITECTURE OF MEDIEVAL SIENA.

Siena offers the best that Italy has to offer, and you’ll get to experience it all, from the quite back streets to the more famous landmarks like the Duomo. We’ll also explore the underground ruins, lost beneath the cathedral for 700 years and re-discovered in 1999. You’ll be able to critique the art of Michelangelo, Donatello, and Bernini. The Piazza del Camp, Palazzo Pubblico, with it’s soaring tower, and the amazing Siena Duomo are among the other attractions you’ll get to experience in one of Italy’s most treasured, but less well known towns.

Your professional tour guide will make sure that you enjoy every detail along the way, from the intricate inlaid marble floors, to the nuances of the artwork, masterfully carved architecture, the colorful frescoes of the Piccolomini Library (Siena’s equivalent to the Sistine Chapel in Rome), and even the fascinating history behind it all.

Siena is definitely a must-see!

Map

Available departures

This is a daily tour.

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