Many of Siena’s key attractions are within easy driving distance of Sovicille, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two of the places not to miss are the fascinating Chiesa e Convento di San Niccolo del Carmine and the incredible Enoteca Italiana. If you have time, don’t miss the Ospedale di Santa Maria della Scala and the Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana.
To really get a feel for Siena, visit one of its many cultural destinations. Visit some of the noteworthy museums including Pinacoteca Nazionale, the National Museum of Archaeology and the Siena Museo Civico. To experience Siena’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the gorgeous performance venues such as the Teatro dei Rozzi and the Teatro dei Rinnovati.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. When the weather’s fine, pay a visit to the Orto Botanico dell'Università di Siena, where you can spend time outdoors.
While you are here, don’t miss the nearby local attractions such as the Piazza del Campo, San Martino and San Spirito. These are much-loved by travellers from all over the world. Learn about history by visiting the Torre del Mangia, the Basilica di Santa Maria dei Servi and Porta Tufi. The Duomo di Siena and the San Cristoforo Church offer those visiting a chance to better understand the religious history of the area.
If you're a sports fan, you’ll enjoy seeing Sovicille favorites, the Montepaschi Siena, take to the field at Palasport Mens Sana. On match days the area around the stadium becomes a sea of green and white, as local basketball lovers join together to support their beloved team.
At the end of a day enjoying Sovicille, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the Hotel Athena, the NH Excelsior, and the Hotel Chiusarelli.