Immerse yourself in the Italian celebration and traditional colorful pageantry of Il Palio, Siena's historic barebacked horse race dating to the 12th century. 

Starting at: $5,495 Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
 Contrada flags  Siena's Campo and Palazzo del Republico  Looking down at Siena's Campo   Parade in Siena's Campo before the Palio horse race  Contrada flags in Siena  Contrada (neighborhood) in Siena during the Palio  The facade and distinctive belltower of Siena's cathedral  The Campo in Siena  Florence and the Duomo at dusk  Michelangelo's <i>David</i>, the centerpiece of the Accademia. Credit: John Kellerman/Alamy

Smithsonian at Il Palio di Siena

7 days from $5,495

Immerse yourself in the Italian celebration and traditional colorful pageantry of Il Palio, Siena's historic barebacked horse race dating to the 12th century. 

or Call 855-330-1542

ACCOMMODATIONS

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NH Hotel Siena

Siena, Italy

Nestled in the heart of Siena, with the Tuscan countryside as its backdrop, the historic redbrick NH Hotel provides the perfect combination of elegance and charm.  Located within walking distance to numerous landmarks including the campo where the Palio race is run. Classically decorated guest rooms come equipped with complimentary WiFi, satellite television, in-room safe, and minibar.  

Number of nights: 4

Grand Hotel Baglioni

Florence, Italy

Situated in the heart of Renaissance Florence within walking distance of shops, restaurants, and historic sites. Classically decorated guest rooms come equipped with complimentary WiFi, television, and in-room safe.

Number of nights: 1