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Discover San Gimignano with your own private guide. During a 2-hour walking tour, you’ll explore the famous Tuscan hill town, which is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Hear the history behind landmarks such as the Torre Grossa and the Collegiate Church of Santa Maria Assunta, and see the city walls and ruins of a 16th-century fortress.
2-hour tour of San Gimignano with a private guide
Explore the center of the UNESCO-listed hill town by foot
Learn the history behind Torre Grossa and other towers
Meet your guide at 10am by the main gates of Porta San Giovanni in San Gimignano. The UNESCO-listed hilltop town is known for its towers, the medieval skyscrapers that form a striking sight from the surrounding countryside.
As you walk, you’ll learn about the town’s history and major ruins, such as the 16th-century fortress and the surrounding city walls.
Hear how San Gimignano boasts eight entrances, but Porta San Giovanni and Porta San Matteo are designated as the main gates, serving incoming visitors from Siena, Pisa, Florence, and Chianti.
Explore Via San Matteo and Via San Giovanni, and hear how these main streets cross the city from north to south. Other highlights include Piazza Duomo, home to the Collegiate Church of Santa Maria Assunta, Palazzo Comunale, and the famous Torre Grossa. You’ll also visit Piazza della Cisterna, with its magnificent towers and well.
Your tour finishes in the center of town after two hours.
Palazzo Pubblico e Torre Grossa
The political and central palace of this old medieval town in Tuscany