Guided Visit to the Cathedral of Siena

Guided Visit to the Cathedral of Siena

Discover one of the most beautiful churches of Christianity - lead by our expert guide.

World-famous for its mosaic floor - and so much more.

Experience the magnificent Cathedral of Siena, one of the finest examples of Italian Gothic architecture and home to great artistic treasures: statues by Michelangelo, Donatello, Bernini, splendid frescoes by Pinturicchio, and its unique and magnificent marble mosaic floor, "the most beautiful ever made," as Vasari wrote in 1568.

Private guided visit of 60 minutes.

Cost includes the entrance ticket and the guide service, available in English and Italian.



Maximum 20 people per group.

 

Opening Hours:

March 1 – June 14

  • 10:30am – 7:30pm
  • Sundays and Holidays 1:30pm – 6:00pm

June 15 - September 15

  • 10.30am – 8:00pm
  • Sundays and Holidays 1:30pm – 6:00pm


September 16 – November 1

  • 10:30am – 7:30pm
  • Sundays and Holidays 1:30pm – 6:00pm


November 2 – February 28

  • 10:30am – 6:30pm
  • Sundays and Holidays 1:30pm – 5:30pm

Times can vary due to possible extraordinary liturgic activities.

Ticket sales close 30 minutes before closing time.

Reservation must be made at least 10 days before visit.

 

Save time ordering! Add all the museum tickets you want into your basket, then fill in the form and send your request.

PLEASE NOTE: Immediately after submitting an order, you will receive an email with your order summary plus a second email confirming your successful payment. A confirmation email with links to the vouchers will be sent one business day after you place your order (Monday afternoon for orders submitted on Friday and during the weekend). Please make sure that your anti-spam filter does not block automatic emails from [email protected]

IMPORTANT NOTE: The time you select on the order form is your preferred time. The museum or attraction will automatically confirm the closest available time, which can be any time during opening hours on the selected date, if your preferred time is no longer available.


CANCELLATIONS & CHANGES:

For cancellations up to 7 days before the date of the visit: once a confirmation code has been assigned to the reservation, we can refund the cost of unused tickets and guide minus a service fee (reservation fee and online booking fee). Later cancellations and no shows are not refundable. Please note that the reservation fee is non-refundable.

HOW TO REACH SIENA:

BUS LINE FLORENCE - SIENA (SITA):

Click here for information regarding this line

BY CAR:

From the North: A1 Highway - exit Firenze Certosa. Take the Superstrada Firenze Siena - exit Siena Porta San Marco. Follow indications to Il Fagiolone Parking, Strada di Pescaia (checkpoint) and continue until Porta San Marco, where your visit of Siena begins.



From the South: A1 Highway - exit Bettolle. Then take the Raccordo Autostradale Bettolle Siena - entrance Siena West Ring Road - exit Siena Porta San Marco. Follow indications to Il Fagiolone Parking, Strada di Pescaia (checkpoint) and continue until Porta San Marco, where your visit of Siena begins.


 

Our specialized Cathedral Tour guides will introduce you to the Cathedral of Siena, one of the most beautiful of Christianity. A veritable treasure chest of art, it holds sculptures by Nicola and Giovanni Pisano, Donatello, Michelangelo, and Bernini, the splendid frescoes by Pinturicchio in the Piccolomini Library. As part of your guided visit you will experience the etched and inlaid marble floor that is one of the most ornate of its kind in Italy. Giorgio Vasari called it “the most beautiful, largest, and most magnificent floor ever made.”

Price per group:

Regular Season:

  • Tickets & Guide from 1 to 20 people: € 200.00
  • Reservation Fee (non-refundable): € 20.00

Period when pavement is uncovered (usually from August 18 to October 27):

  • Tickets & Guide from 1 to 20 people: € 240.00
  • Reservation Fee (non-refundable): € 24.00

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