Guided City Tours

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Private official guide

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Half or full day tours

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Be guided by a professional City Guide during your visits to Florence, Siena, or any of the other main hill towns of Central Tuscany. Be sure not to miss the important city sights and monuments and to appreciate their historic significance. Discover the art in museums and churches and learn about the local culture and legends from a local guide in your preferred language. Enrich your stay with a deeper dive into the wealth of history and traditions of the area on half day and full day private activities.

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Classic Siena

Siena is densely packed with historic wonders, architectural monuments, squares and churches that come alive with old stories and long-standing traditions. Let yourself be guided back through the centuries to discover its medieval glory on a classic itinerary that includes all the main sights and topics.
Classic Siena is a walking itinerary that doesn’t include any paid admissions, but a visit to the Duomo Cathedral can be included on tour (excluding ticket price).

 

  • Visit Siena’s main sights and architectural wonders

  • Cover the classic itinerary and topics with your local guide

  • Learn about Siena’s history, contrada neighbourhoods and local traditions

 

€180

2 hours 30 Minutes - Group of up to 14 persons
Duomo Duomo tickets not included €5-9 per person.


This tour can be combined with a Secret Siena or Siena Duomo Complex Tour for a full-day experience.

Secret Siena

Discover Siena’s lesser known treasures by stepping away from the crowded tourist areas to see its hidden corners, secondary monuments and exceptional works of art that are rarely found by chance. Follow an expert local guide on an itinerary that unravels Siena’s golden age, tales and community for second-time visitors and the truly curious.

 

  • Visit Siena’s secondary sights and medieval center

  • Cover an exceptional itinerary with hidden treasures

  • In-depth exploration of Siena’s history, art and local traditions

 

€200

3h – price per group


This tour can be combined with a Classic Siena or Siena Duomo Complex Tour for a full-day experience.

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Classic Florence

Tuscany's capital is an open-air museum of architecture and art, once the epicenter of culture and birthplace of the Renaissance and its Fine Art. Florence cannot be reduced to a single symbol: Michelangelo’s sculpture of David at the Accademia, the abundance of art at the Uffizi, the picturesque Ponte Vecchio and Brunelleschi’s Cupola over the Duomo are all worthy of a closer visit. A classic walking itinerary will give you a glimpse of them all, allowing an informed choice on which museum or monument to visit in detail next. Classic Florence is a walking itinerary that doesn’t include any paid admissions, but a visit to Santa Croce or S. Maria Novella can be included on tour (excluding ticket price).

 

  • Visit Florence’s main sights and architectural wonders

  • Cover the Florentine classics with your local guide

  • Learn about Florence’s history and main attractions


€230
3h tour - price per group
 

This tour can be combined with a Florence Museum Tour for a full-day experience.

Florence Museums Tour

Let yourself be guided through the museums that house the art and artifacts of the city that was once the epicenter of culture and see the collections of its greatest Patrons. Marvel at gothic masterpieces and learn about the Renaissance masters that created the most world-famous artworks at the Accademia and Uffizi Gallery, as well as at the Bargello museum. Florence Museum Tour can be applied to a visit of the Uffizi or a combined visit of the Accademia and Bargello museums. Admission tickets should be purchased ahead of time on B- ticket.com and can be collected skip-the-line with your guide (ticket costs not included).

 

  • Visit Florence’s main museums like the
    Accademia, Uffizi Gallery or Bargello

  • View and appreciate its main artworks with a
    local guide

  • Learn about Florence’s artistic fervor and past artists

 

€230

3h tour - price per group (admission tickets not included)


This tour can be combined with a Classic Florence Tour for a full-day experience.

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San Gimignano Tour

The Manhattan of the Middle Ages, San Gimignano, is a Unesco world heritage site for its testament to medieval architecture, and its imposing towers, cobblestone streets, squares and churches are indeed historic wonders. But this town’s bustle came from its geographical position and famous products; take a guided tour to step back in time and discover the social norms and trades that gave rise to such a rich and historical hill town.

 

  • Visit the medieval San Gimignano with
    an experienced local guide

  • Touch on all the main sites and learn about
    the town’s rich history and famous products

  • Visit some of the town’s secondary sights and
    quieter corners

 

€160
1 hour 30 minutes – price per group
Museum tickets not included

Siena Cathedral Complex

Take an in-depth visit of Siena’s cathedral complex to see not just the majesty of Siena’s Cathedral with its mosaic floor, but to continue into its undercroft or Crypt to view Italy’s oldest frescoes and on to the Baptistery. Climb the façade of its unfinished new cathedral for a scenic view over the whole city and surrounding countryside and marvel at the museum’s masterpieces inside. The tour visits all the sites valid on the cumulative ticket OPA SI PASS which can be purchased skip-the-line together with your guide (excluding ticket prices).
 

  • Visit Siena’s Cathedral and Cathedral Complex

  • See Siena’s Baptistery and Crypt or
    undercroft with Italy’s oldest frescoes

  • Tour the Opera Museum and climb to the
    top of its façade


€180

 

2 hours – price per group
(admission tickets not included €8-15 per person)

 

This tour can be combined with a Classic or Secret Siena Tour for a full-day experience.

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