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San Gimignano 1300

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Address: Via Costarella n.3, 53037 San Gimignano, Italy
Phone Number: +39 327 439 5165
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Description: This is the town of San Gimignano, re-created in miniature, as it...
This is the town of San Gimignano, re-created in miniature, as it appeared in medieval times. It is accompanied by historical dioramas and a fascinaating timeline of the town's history.A new and exciting activity through the streets of the medieval town, solving puzzles, riddles and pitfalls.The protagonists will receive a kit that includes a map of the city as it was in the 1300s, a pen and a 14 page booklet where they will find not only the riddles for the hunt but also detailed explanations on all the towers that still exist today,on the 4 “Contrade” or neighborhoods and the most important families of that period.The treasure hunt is available in Italian, English and French.
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Picturesque historic

Filled with stunning historic towers, quaint narrow streets, no cars and bursting with the tastes of Tuscany.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

Filled with stunning historic towers, quaint narrow streets, no cars and bursting with the tastes of Tuscany.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I love to say the name of this charming town. There are shops and restaurants. And of course a beautiful Cathedral.

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McLean, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

A lovely place to spend an afternoon strolling in this restored walled village (setting of Zeffirelli film "Tea with Mussolini". Wonderful local craft shops and gelato vendors. the Piazza della Cisterna (Devil's Tower and the 12th C. Cathedral are highlights, but don't forget to take advantage of the commanding views of the landscape below from the city walls. Sant'Agostino's Church... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

This city is so delicious, I went there it was almoust sunset, so the colors of sun in this old town was great to take pictures. Try to stay nearby to apreciate all small tipic stores.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Beautiful town with very interesting architecture. We also enjoyed the shopping and Eating gelato in the main square.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

And who knew it could be so nice. I guess a little tough to get attention when you are between Florence and Siena. But well worth making the time to visit. Several friends told us about this town and they were right. And just a special moment when you first see it from the road leading into town - all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Cute town, Nice people. good shopping and food and Gelato. Worth a visit if you can work your trip to get here. Nice boat ride to get to this town. LOTS of hills so be prepared for good walking - have good shoes - or buy new Italian ones while you are there

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Amazing! A "happening" town, beautiful, with lots of great restaurants with gorgeous views of the Tuscan hills! Wine, gelato, delicious food, entertainment...absolutely fabulous town to visit! A MUST SEE!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

the towers are very unique and lend to us lens into the past, the original pavement and the historical buildings are very well res

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

When you see the model up close you can appreciate the work that has gone into it. More so you get a better picture of the town. It is easy to access and worth visiting.

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