We visited after the Duomo and before dinner. Large open plaza used for the annual horse race that attracts many thousands of spectators. Many folks were sitting or laying on the brick plaza surface, no benches or furniture.
About Piazza del Campo
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Wonderful location to visit, people watch, relax and learn about the intersection of the three roads that meet here. This is also the location of the passion of Siena, The Palio. Find out more by taking an insightful tour with one of the many guides...More
I have been to Siena several times over the last 25 years. It is different than other Tuscan towns; more modern, populated and larger than many. Sometimes it doesn't appear as clean or well maintained as other towns. Walking from some of the parking areas...More
There are many bars and restaurants round the piazza most with a view of the famous tower. The prices of food and drink were reasonable/ If you had any drink, crisps came along for free. I was pleasantly surprised that our bar had had two...More
Bustling city centre piazza and home of the palio race. Certainly a must see for anyone who comes to Tuscany
Enjoyed stopping a few times to have a drink or lunch at one of the many cafes facing the piazza. Streets come off it in all directions ranging in high quality merchandise in fashion and jewellery down to budget souvenir shops. I bought I lovely...More
Enjoy the expansive piazza and have a street pizza and stay awhile to bask in the sun and views. It is a great place for pictures and people-watching.
Something for everyone, whether you want to drink a coffee, eat a 3 course meal, buy souvenirs, eat ice cream, try out a museum, go to the supermarket or just sit down in the plaza and have a nap or play with your children. It's...More