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San Gimignano Bell Tower

Piazza del Duomo, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Piazza del Duomo, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

The climb up the steps seems to go on forever but once at the top you're rewarded with wonderful views of San Gimignano and the surrounding countryside. Not the easiest thing after a long day of Tuscan hill walking, but push yourself!

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 2 days ago

To get a bird's eye view of the walled city and its surroundings it is worth climbing up lots of stairs, which is not easy for the elderly! History explained in a video show while climbing!

Thank LaohuPenang
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A great view of the town and scenery .there are ladders to the top part but still great to visit even of you can't manage the ladder

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 3 days ago

There are a lot of steps for this bell tower, but rest places en route to the top. When you do reach the top, there is a metal step ladder to climb up, which allows only one person to climb up out down at a...More

Thank andyh67186334
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were here as part of walking holiday so on our rest day here we wandered aroung and climbed the sttepening steps of the bell tower. Well worth the effort for the views but was too windy on top to stay for very long

Thank apedin2015
Reviewed 4 days ago

Escaping all the tourists below, climbing up the stairs to the top of the bell tower was a great experience and made even cooler by the projection mapping down the centre of the tower. The views are great out across the city and beyond into...More

Thank WillMarks
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you don't mind a long stair climb, worth the visit to the top. Also includes small museum with interesting wall frescoes and paintings

Thank ravenspirit
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not for the unfit, or claustrophobic. Quite narrow in places, especially with opposing walkers. got quite warm at times. There are platforms along the way to rest up. Magnificent views when you get to the top. Well worth the effort.

Thank PBJ17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited San Gimignano in the evening after a day trip to Siena. It was so much quieter than Siena and was situated at the top of a pretty drive up into the hills. A well preserved medieval walled town with picturesque narrow roads.

Thank MDT1204
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bet prepared to climb a lot of steps but once you get to the top what a view, there are 218 steps to climb the tower but there is also about another 60 steps to reach the tower, worth doing to see the beautiful country...More

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