interest in the
the heart of the
Toskana, in the hills between the chianti, the run out of the Colline
Metallifere and the Crete Senesi are appropriate for Siena,
schmuckstueck of the central Italian Gothic. Those forms the center of
the city put on on three hill backs pictorial, muschelfoermige Piazza
del Campo, those twice in the year to the scene of
Horse running Palio becomes. The place becomes from
Palazzi and the city hall Palazzo Pubblico with the
del Mangia limited. On the highest point that
stately cathedral Santa Maria
Roman and gothical style
elements in the front. Underneath the choir the Batisterium
Giovanni follows , during lateral still traces of the "new
cathedral" to see are, with which the Sineser in the existing extends
14 Jh. wanted. Further interesting churches are San Domenico,
Francesco, Santa Maria di Provenzano;
seeing of the Palazzo Chigi Saracini, Palazzo Tolomei, the Palazzo
Piccolomini and the Racca dei Salimbeni.
In the birth house
that Holy Katharina is today a consecration place.
of the Torre del
Mangia on the Piazza del Campo
trips into the
If Florenz regarding objects of interest and
treasures exceed Siena by far, then is those Province
Siena that, which has to offer most routistic attractions. San
the classical trip goal nearly all Tuscany visiters. The "stony fairy
tale" or "the Manhattan of the Middle Ages"
by its almost completely received townscape and those
of the impressionful stone tower/six towers (military towers)
Before 650 years were times
72; today still 15 is received.
Do not miss: Cathedral Santa Maria Assunta
Coolegiata, Palazzo del Popolo with Torre
Grossa, Piaza del Duomo with the Palazzo
the tower La
Rognosa. Colle di Val d`Elsa offers a pretty old
part of town
between Siena and Florenz is the
only city in the Toskana, their
today the wall ring depends. Completely received wall ring with 14
towers from that 13. Jh..
sieneser part chianti are Castellina, Rhadda, Gaiole;
seeing those Castles
and ehem. Monastery Badia A Coltibuono.
The Zistenser abbey church San
Galgano Abazia is
special attraction: the roofless building in the midst of of
Nature works at day and at
night (illuminated). Asciano
lies in the heart of the Crete, a medieval place
with romaischer Basilika. Even if Buonconvento even,
becomes it has a pretty local centre primarily with the nearby
Oliveto Maggiore brought in connection, one of the
objects of interest in the area of
Fresken for the life of the Hl. Benedikt in the large cloister.
The name Montalcino
becomes perhaps first with the
red wine cultivated here, the Brunello in Connection
brought. Pretty local centre with fortification (La Rocca), city hall,
and church S. Agostino. In the
the beautiful abbey Sant'Antimo, an example Roman architecture
with franz. Influences. In San
Quirco d'Orcia are
the Cellegiata, the Palazzo Chigi
and the garden plant Horti
Leonini worth seeing. In the
proximity of Bagno Vignoni with
Thermalspring in the
village square, Rocca
Castle ruin. Pienza
became in 15. Jh.
after the ideal conceptions Pope Pius II. put on, that the Doerfchen
into one Mixture zw.
hill place and Renaissance city transformed. The cathedral S.Maria
Assunta, the Palazzo
beautiful inner court and hanging garden in wonderful prospect
situation), the Palazzo Vescovile
and the city
hall stand around the trapezoidal Piazza Pio II..
church is S. Francesco, also adjacent
monastery. From Pienza the best Peccorino cheese comes.
On a hill above the Chiana
rises famous by the wine "Nobile
Montepulciano", contrary to most different tosk.
buildings from that Renaissance
coined/shaped: the cathedral to the beautiful Piazza
Palazzo Contucci, Palazzo Tarugi, Palazzo
Cocconi, Palazzo Cervini. The city hall and the
Agostino are still from that 15. Jh., that got. Palazzo del Capitano del
Popolo from that 14.
Jh.. directly outside of the church S. Biagio, in the style that
Late Renaissance. As one of
Etruskerhauptstaedte Chiusi has a glorious past and
possesses numerous remarkable
art treasures and objects of
interest: the cathedral S. Secodiano, the graves etrusk.
Nekropole and etrusk. Museum with roem. and etrusk. Finds. Also the
places Cetona and Sarteano are
Abbadia San Salvatore:
place medieval local picture at the Amiataberg receives its names from
abbey of the same name, one
the oldest and
occasional richest the Toskana. The crypt with 36 is worth seeing
versch. Columns. The
small Thermalplan Bagni the Petriolo 20 km south of
toward Grosseto lies in the middle in the forest and
in a valley.
A new Thermalhotel
with open-air swimming pool was built on the hill, many
People however rather bathe in
in the natural, schwefelhaltigen puddles with approximately 38 degrees
Water at the river. Here one
can bathe also
in the winter. The water heals joint striking and breathing system
diseases as well as
cardiovascular complaints. You find everything over the baths in
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