Siena is less than an hour drive from Antica Quercia Verde agriturismo. The town centre is one of the Unesco world heritage sites and is simply magnificient. Siena has examples of Romanesque-Gothic art such as the Duomo, Medieval and Renaissance palaces and churches such as the head quarters of the Monte dei Paschi di Siena being one of the oldest banks and the Gothic Palazzo Chigi where the Accadamia Musicale Chigiana is based. The Piazza del Campo, the town highlight is a magnificent shell shaped square where twice a year the famous horse race Il Palio takes place. Siena is most definetely a place to visit during your stay at our farmstay.