Siena 2 hour walking tour
This tour guides you through the old, medieval city of Siena and its tradition, discovering San Domenico's Church with Saint Catherine's chapel, the oldest still operating bank in the world, Monte dei Paschi di Siena and one of the world's most breathtaking folk festivals, Il Palio. . Visiting the "contrada" churches, horse stables and the little fountain you'll come to understand the fundamental role the long-standing Palio event plays in Sienese life and the sense of social belonging it creates. Equally essential stops are the unique Santa Maria Assunta Duomo and Piazza del Campo, the arena where all the festivities take place on 2nd July and 16th August
The "Contrade", The Cathedral, Provenzano's Church, The Campo Square
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: At the hotel in Siena, or if you are arriving from another city, I will meet you at the bus stop.
End location: Campo Square
Duration: 2 hours
My services as your personal guide and my smiling welcome
Estimated Local Cash Needed
5 EUR - Entrance to the Cathedral
The entrance fee of the Cathedral, 5 euros per person
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Roberta was extremely knowledgeable and has a delightful personality. Her tour was fascinating and she was also very helpful in answering a range of questions about our visit beyond the focus of the tour.