Palio is famous horse races held twice a year in Piazza del Campo in Siena. It lasts 4 days, and all this time you will experience a huge number of emotions. You will see all the traditions of these races the blessing of horses, the parade in costumes of the Renaissance. You will take away all the memories of this bright event and a piece of Siena with you.
Experience the world-famous Palio horse race, the most exciting event in Siena, on a day trip from Florence. Youll enjoy a guided tour of Siena, watch the race from the Piazza del Campo, and later have dinner at a restaurant in the piazza as well.
A fascinating and unforgettable horse race in Siena. The famous horse races Palio. The Palio is a famous horse race event held twice a year in Piazza del Campo, in Siena. You will live all the drama and excitement of the four days of the Palio. On the the Palios eve, the Prova Generale, the second-last trial, is followed by a festive dinner.
The next day, the most exciting events start in the afternoon with the horses blessing. After a magnificent parade in Renaissance costumes, three frenzied laps of the Piazza will decide the winner. The citizens of the winning Contrada then acclaim the horse and the jockey as heroes and will proudly celebrate all year long.
Cheer along with all the locals as they go crazy cheering for their favorite horses.
Meet our staff, who will be wearing green shirts, at Villa Costanza, Florence Coach Station Tram T1 FlorenceOpen Map
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