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Torre del Mangia

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Address: Piazza del Campo 1, 53100, Siena, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0577 292342
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The tower, more than 290 feet high, was constructed in 1325 by Minuccio and...

The tower, more than 290 feet high, was constructed in 1325 by Minuccio and Francesco di Rinaldo, and has the Chapel of the Piazza at its base..

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Climb up the stairs and get to the top of the tower for a beautiful panoramic view. The price was 10 euros/person, but the view paid off.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Climb up the stairs and get to the top of the tower for a beautiful panoramic view. The price was 10 euros/person, but the view paid off.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Siena stole our heart, just loved it. We were part of a tour group that got to tour the streets in the early morning on a beautiful sunny morning. We were the first group to go up into the tower so there was no crowd, the views are amazing and give a great perspective on the towns layout. Stairs are... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Going up the tower provides amazing views of Siena. It gives a great perspective of Il Campo and the rest of the surrounding area. There is a bit of a climb involved and the stairs are very narrow so if you are really claustrophobic or struggle a lot on stairs then you might want to weigh the benefits. We didn't... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just to see the level of craftsmanship involved in the building is worth the climb to the top. Our day was completely overcast but it was still worth every bit of the effort to get to the top. My dad who is 88 yrs old, made it too and was so pleased with himself. Totally loved this experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you should definately visit it!!!! the view from the top it's amazing! you can watch the whole town!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Torre di Maggia is well worth the climb. 400 or so steps so not for people with ailments and bad knees. You can take your time so that makes it easier. We went on a morning in the off season when it first opened (10 am) so crowds were less. Spectacular views. Good to book ahead on line.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This building is well worth a visit, you can even pay to go upto the top of the bell tower if you wish. It is situated within a lovely eating & drinking area too.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The view is great. But the stairs are narrow, no room to pass, covered in pigeon droppings, and it is a long climb. A similar view is available in other places.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went in anticipation of an amazing site and were a bit underwhelmed. Don't get me wrong the building all around the Campo are lovely and the sloped brick flooring is quite a site. I think we were lead to believe it was amazing. When the races are run this must be electrifying. Had my health been up to snuff... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Not many people were lined up to climb this tower which surprised me. Most seemed content to relax in Piazzo del Campo. But after seeing photos of the Piazzo from above I realized you have to climb to see it the best. There were 400 steps to get to the top. There are many spots on the way up to... More 

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