Day trip from Florence: Siena and San Gimignano – private tour

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You will be chauffeured through the breathtaking Tuscan countryside to your first destination, San Gimignano where you will stroll around the incredible medieval city admiring the beautiful narrow streets, the typical shops and climbing the top of the town to enjoy a panoramic view. After this, you will be taken to the enchanting town of Siena, famous for its beautifully designed gothic architecture.
You will discover Piazza del Campo, the historical location of the traditional Palio a horse race that is held in Siena twice a year and renowned throughout the world. Jam-packed with Medieval history, having a private guide by your side will really enhance your visit. Before the end of your visit you will have time to walk along Siena’s cobblestoned streets and relax.

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Duration: 9 hours
Starts: Florence, Italy
Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours



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You will be chauffeured through the breathtaking Tuscan countryside to your first destination, San Gimignano where you will stroll around the incredible medieval city admiring the beautiful narrow streets, the typical shops and climbing the top of the town to enjoy a panoramic view. After this, you will be taken to the enchanting town of Siena, famous for its beautifully designed gothic architecture.
You will discover Piazza del Campo, the historical location of the traditional Palio a horse race that is held in Siena twice a year and renowned throughout the world. Jam-packed with Medieval history, having a private guide by your side will really enhance your visit. Before the end of your visit you will have time to walk along Siena’s cobblestoned streets and relax.

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Stop At: Siena, Siena, Tuscany

Siena has a very long history, dating back to the Etruscan era. The main development of the city happened through the Middle-Ages. During that time the city grew and many of the most important buildings of the town were built. Today its peculiar urban skyline is visible from the hills which surround Siena; rich in monuments, palaces and churches, it is one of the most beautiful Italian towns.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: San Gimignano, San Gimignano, Tuscany

San Gimignano rises on top of a hill 334m above sea level, clearly visible in the distance with its many towers. Today 13 towers remain of the 72 towers of the fourteenth century, when every well off family built a tower to show its economical power (many of them are still visible in the buildings, even if they were cut off).

Duration: 2 hours



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