Take a guided walking tour through medieval Siena and visit one of the city’s 17 districts, known as contrade. See the Piazza del Campo, the site of the world-famous Palio horse race, and then enjoy a lesson in how to make delicious ice cream.
What to Expect
Explore the medieval city of Siena, known around the world for its Palio horse race, on a
90-minute walking tour.
With an expert local guide you’ll begin your walk at the Piazza del Campo, where the Palio is held. Your guide will tell you about the famous square and the history surrounding this horse race that has been held since medieval times.
Continue through the narrow lanes of the city as your guide takes you to visit one of the 17 contrade, Siena’s famous districts that participate in the Palio.
At the end of the walking tour you’ll have a lesson in how to make ice cream. An expert chef will teach you the secrets behind making high quality ice cream and at the end of the lesson you’ll have a chance to taste the result!
- Walking tour of Siena
- Contrada visit
- Ice cream cooking lesson