Pistoia: 2-Hour City Walking Tour

Pistoia: 2-Hour City Walking Tour

From $146.16 per person

Take a 2-hour walking tour to uncover the beauty and mysteries of the city of Pistoia. Accompanied by a local guide, travel back in time through the city's churches, piazzas, and museums.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
French, Italian, English, German, Spanish
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the beautiful city of Pistoia
  • Discover the magnificent Piazza del Duomo
  • See the Cathedral of San Zeno
Full description
Starting from the Piazza San Francesco d'Assisi, your guide leads you to the first monument of your tour, the Church of San Giovanni Fuorcivitas. This church began its construction in the 1st century A.D., and is admired for its use of a dichromatic decoration, displayed in both white and green marble. Continuing to your next destination, discover the Piazza del Duomo, which encompasses some of the most important buildings in the city. Your tour then advances to the Baptistery of San Giovanni in Corte and the Cathedral of San Zeno. This cathedral contains the Treasure of San Jacopo, along with its famous Silver Altar. The Piazza del Duomo is next on your agenga, where you can discover its important buildings: Palazzo Vescovile, Palazzo Pretorio, and the Palazzo Comunale. Currently the home of a civic museum, the Piazza del Duomo was built between the 13th and 14th centuries and was known to be the historical seat of the city’s political power. Due to the building’s powerful and massive walls, it displays the charm of that era along with it being an example of the ancient medieval construction techniques. At the conclusion of the tour, your final stop is to the famous Pieve di Sant 'Andrea, another important place of worship. It is a clear example of the Italian-Romanesque style, which dates back to the 12th century A.D.
Includes
  • Expert live guide
    Covid-19 precautions

    Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
    • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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    Your meeting point is on the corner of Corso Antonio Gramsci, in front of the Monte dei Paschi di Siena Bank.

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sunscreen
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