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San Gimignano Bell Tower, San Gimignano
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Built by the city's powerful patrician families in the age of feudalism, San Gimignano Bell Tower is a reminder of a once-ubiquitous architectural trend. Admire at the 14 different towers still in existence, the tallest of which stands 54 m (177 ft) high. At one point, 72 of these study stone structures accentuated the town's skyline. Climb more than 250 steps to the top of the Torre Grossa for views of the other towers and the Tuscan countryside. Take a look at our San Gimignano tour planner to schedule your visit to San Gimignano Bell Tower and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Known as the Manhattan of the middle ages, due to its high towers which involved the power of the family, San Gimigniano is an interesting destination. Among them, this tower and others in the city, they have a panoramic view of the region of Tuscany.
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  • Went to San Gimgnano, the town know for their towers. You can go up the bell tower. The view is amazing. The town is good for walking, with other good views.Worth the trip 
  • good to see , old building , old architecture that it is conserve very good. on that time that i have been so many touristic come to visit