We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (7,186)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“people watching”(229 reviews)
“watch the world”(83 reviews)
“medieval square”(34 reviews)
Siena's main square is the site of the famous Palio horse races that take place in July and August.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Siena
Piazza del Campo, 53100, Siena, Italy
Ways to Experience Piazza del Campo
from US$34.50
More Info
from US$161.00
More Info
from US$184.00
More Info
from US$143.70
More Info
Reviews (12,552)
Filter reviews
3,327 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews people watching watch the world medieval square horse races great place to people watch gelato takes place glass of wine famous palio il palio city hall palazzo pubblico del campo bell tower beautiful city amphitheater tourists
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 3,327 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not only is Siena a beautiful town to visit, any time of year. Has lovely shopping in the old streets, a large Piazza with a large water feature/waterfall in the top of the square. Has been very busy on both our visits !

Thank mbax617
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is the heart of Siena and you need to visit and study the history of all the buildings. We were warned to to eat here, but we did have a drink and a nibble just to experience and as we were advised it was...More

Thank david c
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A short walk from the Duomo, this very large space has been used historically for horse races around the perimeter. We were blessed to have the most magnificent blue sky against the bell tower

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 3 days ago

it reminds me the game Assassin Creed, lots of people all around sitting on the pavement, couples sharing words of love, really nice.

Thank MarcoBrevi
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Everybody is going there. The city isn't too big so as you walk you'll arrive at the heart of Siena, the piazza del Campo. Go for it!

Thank Pcr B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a wonderful space to just sit and watch life take place. You can sit at one of the restaurants or you can sit on the paved piazza. It is like an open air park. You will be surrounded by Beautiful buildings that tell...More

Thank Dioc
Reviewed 1 week ago

This must be the most beautiful square anywhere....so lovely just to sit and absorb the atmosphere while admiring the view, and then move around a bit and do the same from another angle! The day just whiles away .....wonderful fresh water fountain much appreciated for...More

Thank jo g
Reviewed 1 week ago

nice place, lovely view. The center of Siena with a lot of shops around. If you're looking for leather this is the place to be. if you wan't to eat here you pay more.

Thank Meander38662179602
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A magic place to visit, especially at night on the weekends. An amazing place, it's impossible not to like it.

Thank Ameliave
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really most beautifull square in the world. You can found that square from many streets- steps following down. Watch these miracle in silence.

Thank K9128XAreginab
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 40 nearby hotels
Hotel la Perla
219 reviews
.11 km away
Piccolo Hotel Etruria
318 reviews
.13 km away
Hotel Tre Donzelle
291 reviews
.14 km away
Hotel Centrale
200 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 577 nearby restaurants
Torrefazione Fiorella
213 reviews
.05 km away
Lo Speziale
189 reviews
.06 km away
Te Ke Voi?
1,391 reviews
.06 km away
Osteria La Mossa
930 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 248 nearby attractions
Il Palio
142 reviews
.02 km away
Torre del Mangia
2,667 reviews
.07 km away
Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico
796 reviews
.07 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Karen D
October 12, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Barbarblanc | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the delay in responding - we've been travelling. The hotel promoted the walking tour we did but it is available through the shop in the corner of the piazza. If you are standing looking at the tower it is in the... More
October 7, 2017|
Response from mitchw10 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we had a rented vehicle while in Tuscany as it was easier to get around so I honestly don't know. I'm sorry!