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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  • Really lovely town! I loved how everything is so Medieval. There is so much to explore in the town and I would highly recommend you to at least set aside a few hours to explore the town fully. Went....  more
    Really lovely town! I loved how everything is so Medieval. There is so much to explore in the town and I would highly recommend you to at least set aside a few hours to explore the town fully. Went....  more »
  • San Gimignano is one of the most famous medieval villages in Italy; when you stroll in its alleys, you feel like you fell straight into a fairytale, despite the great quantity of tourists. The shop... 
    San Gimignano is one of the most famous medieval villages in Italy; when you stroll in its alleys, you feel like you fell straight into a fairytale, despite the great quantity of tourists. The shop...  more »
  • Best viewed from nearby hills. Go very early or late otherwise too touristy. Try colle val d Elsa nearby which is quiet and nicer. 
    Best viewed from nearby hills. Go very early or late otherwise too touristy. Try colle val d Elsa nearby which is quiet and nicer.  more »

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