How many animals!
This fun tour is suitable for families with children who want to learn more about the Palio tradition by playing.
With the help of your guide, the children will be able to challenge each other to recognize the largest number of coats of arms of the districts, with their animals so different, from the Panther to the Caterpillar, passing from the Dragon to the Snail, the Porcupine and many others that you will discover. You will hear about rivalries and covenants, about how a horse is blessed in church or how long the celebrations of a victory last. Children can learn to play barberi, the typical Sienese game with wooden balls with the colors of the districts. From the inside you will see the fascinating world of the districts, you will visit the museum and the church of one of them, where real works of art are preserved together with relics related to the history of the Contrada, the drums, flags and cloths, won in the over the centuries. You will learn the importance of Siena’s baptism and where it takes place. Finally you will reach Piazza del Campo where your guide will reveal all the secrets and curiosities of the race.
9,30 / 12:30
The price includes
✓ Local guide enabled;
✓ Available languages: En, Fr, Esp, De, Pr, Br, Ru;
✓ Visit to Mueseo and / or church of the district;
✓ Visit to Piazza del Campo with explanations of the secrets of the Palio race;
The price does not include
✓ Extra meals, tips and anything not mentioned in the words “The price includes”;
Guided Tour 8 people € 240.00