Guided tour

San Gimignano: 1.5-Hour City Highlights Walking Tour

San Gimignano: 1.5-Hour City Highlights Walking Tour

From US$ 147.71 per group up to 20

See the highlights of San Gimignano on a guided walking tour. Visit Piazza Della Cisterna and Piazza del Duomo and get to know the history, legends, and culinary traditions of this charming town famous for its production of saffron and Vernaccia wine.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, Italian, Portuguese
Wheelchair accessible


  • Discover the history and legends of San Gimignano
  • Admire the picturesque towers in the city center
  • Take in scenic views of the countryside from the ancient walls
  • Hear about the ancient process making and usage of saffron
  • Learn more about the local Vernaccia wine
Full description
Meet your guide for a city highlights tour in front of the grand Porta San Giovanni, the main gate, and continue along Via San Giovanni, once a pilgrimage route to Rome. Discover the history of the economic center Piazza Della Cisterna, as well as the Piazza del Duomo, the religious and political center of the town.   Then, admire the medieval 'beautiful towers,' and hear stories about the process making of saffron - the so-called 'gold of San Gimignano.' On this tour, you'll also learn about the famous locally produced Vernaccia wine. Your journey will end at the main square - the Piazza del Duomo.
  • Guided tour
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

In front of the grand Porta San Giovanni. Your guide will have a green badge.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
  • Comfortable clothes are recommended
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August 29, 2020


Optimal. 1 and 30 of immersion in the New York of the Middle Ages ... Valentina very good

July 23, 2021

Product ID: 351346