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Piazza del Duomo, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The group of towers in this medieval town have dwindled in number over the years, but they are still the main attraction. A climb to the top of the bell tower provides an outstanding view of the city within the walls and the countryside beyond....More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The San Gimignano Bell Tower or the 'Campanile della Collegiata' was built by the city's powerful patrician families in the age of feudalism, The tower is a reminder of a once-ubiquitous architectural trend. The Collegiata is neither the oldest (Rognosa Tower) nor the tallest (Torre...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bell Towers of San Gimignano are visible from miles away but are even more spectacular when viewed up close. Well worth a visit.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well it’s simple and easy at best an Easy climb for a magnificent view over this magnificent splendid town The museum is full of priceless art, go see enjoy

Thank Rustyone w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

But in all seriousness, worth the climb for a fantastic view, even in the heat. Luckily there wasn’t a queue despite visiting in August.

Thank TravelGirlUK89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife climbed this tower - lots of steps - and, luckily for me, took lots of photos from the top. Stunning. Well worth paying to take the climb but there are 200+ steps to negotiate, and a ladder at the very top. Get a...More

Thank gfsc5
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We were the first people to climb the tower that day which makes all the difference. The last flight is tough and once it gets crowded is almost impossible to negotiate. The views are fantastic but not worth the headache of the crowds once too...More

Thank daschpitch
Reviewed 30 July 2018

...but I won't do it again. The view is fantastic once you get to the top. However...all of us managed to have a freak out about the stairs in our various ways. Both my husband and I are not good with heights which manifests itself...More

Thank Myra L
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Take a deep breath, pay the entrance and just climb the steps. It's not narrow until the last 10 steps at the top but boy is it worth it!!

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

Great for a birds'-eye view of San Gimignano and the fields around it. Make sure you aren't bursting at the seams because the short final ladder to the belfry is, well, tight. I was glad we did this before the gelato orgy.

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