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Full day to San Gimignano, Siena and Chianti with Lunch and Wine Tasting
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Tuscany in One Day Sightseeing Tour from Florence
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Tuscany in One Day Sightseeing Tour from Florence

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Well-suited for time-limited travelers, this Florence day trip lets you conquer Tuscany's must-see sights in a day. Snap photos in front of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Leaning Tower of Pisa (skip-the-line admission ticket available as an upgrade); taste wine in the Chianti region; and explore medieval San Gimignano. Plus, you'll travel between each place with ease and relax knowing the entire day is planned out in advance.
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carrom wrote a review 12 May
Rome, Italy714 contributions291 helpful votes
A bit of a climb up narrow stone medioeval staircases but worth it. The views are stunning. Even on a rainy day!
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Date of experience: May 2021
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fourviolets wrote a review Oct 2020
Hertford, United Kingdom373 contributions183 helpful votes
The views from the top were undoubtedly wonderful. However the experience of finding out how to buy tickets, and how to access the place, was really difficult. I was pointed to the museum in the corner of the square by the fourth person I asked. We were so confused about where to go, and finally we were in a room in a queue, not really sure if we were in the right place, being shouted at, then finally we were at the front of the queue in a small group who were again constantly shouted at to keep moving, my partner was shocked to find the narrow spiral staircase but we had no choice but to keep going. Then, there was a higher staircase that he was able to opt out of. Finally we were yelled at to get down again pronto. The views were great but the wait for this is very long, and boy are they bossy and shouty. this is for dedicated photographers and those who love high-up views, not for the faint-hearted and those with no head for heights.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Andrew S wrote a review May 2020
Bellingham, Washington1047 contributions150 helpful votes
Can be difficult of access but is worth it. You get terrific views of the city and surrounding countryside from here. It's well worth spending some time in the Opera Museum as well.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Asiyah Noemi K wrote a review Mar 2020
Pula, Croatia4419 contributions37838 helpful votes
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The Facciatone of Siena is one of the most beautiful view points in the city. This is the masterpiece of Sienese Gothic architecture. Today is a privileged location from which to admire the beauty of this city, originally meant to represent an expansion of the Cathedral. The history of this place is interesting. History has it that in 1339 it was decided to expand the Duomo of Siena. The project envisaged that the current Cathedral should only represent the transept of the “New Cathedral”. The realization of the work had to materialize through the construction of three new naves, a large semicircular apse, and radial chapels but, due to various difficulties and the tremendous plague of 1348, the works were definitively interrupted in 1357. The elements that are visible today in this attempt to enlarge the Cathedral of Siena are the right nave, which houses a part of the Opera Museum, and the front that, over time, the inhabitants have kindly called “Il Facciatone”. The side of the Facciatone facing the Piazza Jacopo della Quercia was originally intended to be the interior of the facade. It is finished in typical Sienese style with alternating bands of black and white marble while its three arcades give it a graceful lightness that attracts the eye.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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neal h wrote a review Dec 2019
Columbus, Ohio55 contributions41 helpful votes
Amazing view of surrounding hills. Tight twisty staircases to an incredible panarama and Vista Not for those with a fear of heights
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Date of experience: December 2019
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