Walking tours

Siena walking tour with optional Cathedral visit

Availability: Every day
Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes
Language: English , Italian , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover Siena's gripping history from a professional local guide
  • Explore vibrant piazzas, stunning churches, and fascinating palaces
  • Complete your experience with a guided tour of the wonderful Cathedral
What to expect

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.

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What's included
  • Guided tour of the city center in a small group (1h30)
  • Professional local guide
  • Cathedral ticket and 30-minute guided visit (if selected)
  • Tasting of Sienese cakes
Reduced price
  • Child (7-16)
  • Infant (0-6): free

Where

Piazza del Campo 72, 53100 Siena SI, Italy

Meeting point:

Sinfo Point & Tours

What to remember
  • Please confirm the language of the tour directly with the local operator. You can find the contact information on the voucher after booking
  • Please note: from 27 June to 31 July and from 18 August to 18 October (Floor uncovering period) customers must pay 5€ extra on site to access the Cathedral
  • A minimum of participants apply. Cancellation after confirmation is possible if the minimum number isn't reached. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative date/tour or full refund
  • The tour is available for a maximum of 15 people
  • Please note that the order of the visits may change
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When
  • Tours in English and Spanish: daily at 10.30am (with or without Duomo) and 5.30pm (without Duomo)
  • Tours in French and German: every other day at 3.00pm
  • Tours in Italian: at 10.30am (Monday and Saturday) or 3.00pm (Friday and Sunday)
  • Floor uncovering period: from 27 June to 31 July and from 18 August to 18 October
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Provider
Siena Tourism Programs & Services - Società Cooperativa
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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