Siena walking tour with a local

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on December 20, 2019

Hello and Welcome to Tuscany :) We are two licensed guides of Siena, Florence and Pisa. Our passion is to share with travelers our knowledge about History, art, wine, tradition and much more. We will make sure you will feel like a local while visiting our beautiful region.

Show more
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

IMPORTANT: This tour has the goal to give you a great introduction to Siena in a unique way and not being a deep history tour. If you are looking for specific detailed tours we strongly suggest you to hire a private guide based on your requests.

We  will take you for a wonderful walk and you will see the gems that this city has to offer like the "oldest bank of the world" and the beautiful medieval square of piazza del Campo considered UNESCO world heritage.

During this tour you will learn about the traditions of Siena but also the myths, legends, secrets of this medieval town and the famous horse race called Palio . You will also discover the culinary traditions of Siena like Ricciarelli, Cantucci, Panforte and much more.

Enjoy iconic neighborhoods and street where normally locals spend their time with friends and family. This will be your occasion to discover the city from the eyes of a local.

Are you ready to discover the hidden secrets of Siena?

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

Show more
  • Meeting point:
    Viale Cesare Maccari, 1, 53100 Siena ...
    Viale Cesare Maccari, 1, 53100 Siena SI, Italy
    View on map

    In front of NH hotel (next to the underground stairs)

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

334 ratings
By category
5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star
Mary 31 Oct 2023
Maple Ridge

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
A very good introduction to Siena. We were shown the big attractions as well as hearing the history behind them. Julie was very knowledgeable and patiently answered questions. I am happy to highly recommend this tour.
Gabi 29 Oct 2023

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
The tour through Siena was really great. We had a lot of fun and our guide Julie took us to the most interesting places. She gave us a lot of useful informations about the city, the history and the way of life of the locals. We can highly recommend it. 😊
Rodrigo 24 Oct 2023

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Very interesting and funny tour to understand the history and traditions of Siena.
Suzy 23 Oct 2023

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Julie was a warm, friendly and knowledgeable guide, this tour was interesting and went to places away from the usual tourist areas. We were then able to explore on our own easily for the afternoon.
Maria 13 Oct 2023

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
A lot of useful information, historical and nowadays
Show 334 reviews

What should you know?

Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
When do you want to go?
Show more
See availability