Stunning to look at from the outside and also worth seeing at night as the lighting is amazing. Check opening times as it was closed when we went in the morning.
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The only word for this is "Breathtaking". From the minute you walk in, your camera will be snapping away and you run into people from staring at the walls and ceiling. What a great way to begin you Italian Vacation!
A "must visit" in Siena, which is a "must visit" in Italy. Take an hour or so to explore the architecture and artwork and to learn the history.
This was the day that I was very ill and not looking forward visiting the chuch. How thankful I am that I had the opportunity to spend time in the church. This was one of the highlights of my visit. Spend a day in Siena...More
Do not miss this sensational place. It is staggeringly beautiful. Very low charge... maybe because it was Sunday. Take care to include the beautifully restored Piccolomini Library off the main knave ... rivals the Sistine Chapel and much less crowded. The floor ceramics are a...More
You can get "churched out" in Italy since every town has a Duomo to visit, but be sure to see this one. The exterior is a sight to behold, the marble flooring on the inside in humbling. The entrance lines get long in the afternoon,...More
There is so much to see in this wonderful attraction that you can spend hours just walking around and taking it all in. Having a guide is important to a better understanding of what you are seeing.
We went ahead and got the Opa Si Plus tickets as I'd read about the Heaven's Gate tour and wanted to see some of the church not open to the public. It wasn't really a 'tour', we were escorted to different parts, but the person...More
What an amazing cathedral! The floor mosaics portray various passages of scripture and are beautiful. The manuscripts and frescoes are lovely. This was my second visit and definitely worthwhile.