Historic Centre of San Gimignano, San Gimignano

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Historic Centre of San Gimignano is a World Heritage Site renowned for its medieval architecture. Enclosed by a 13th-century wall, the hilltop town boasts panoramic views of the bucolic Tuscan countryside. Admire the numerous towers that dot the town skyline, as well as its many Romanesque and Gothic churches. Take a break from sightseeing in one of the many cafes and restaurants that line the quaint village streets. Put Historic Centre of San Gimignano and other San Gimignano attractions into our San Gimignano tour itinerary planning tool, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Definitely a place to go but highly touristic and very crowded Difficult to find some peaceful moment except in the smaller streets outside the main one.  more »
  • The cathedral of San Gimignano might not be as popular as the ones in Firenze but the frescos are worth every minute of your visit. Easy price (4 euro) and free audio guide. Amazing depictions of...  more »

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