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Objects of interest in the Tuscany
In 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 the famous Horse running Palio becomes. The place becomes from magnificent Palazzi and the city hall Palazzo Pubblico with the Torre del Mangia limited. On the highest point that

City rises the stately cathedral Santa Maria  with both Roman and gothical style elements in the front. Underneath the choir the Batisterium San 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, San Francesco, Santa Maria di Provenzano; buildings worth 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.

View of the Torre del Mangia on the Piazza del Campo

trips into the province:  
If Florenz regarding objects of interest and art treasures exceed Siena by far, then is those Province Siena that, which has to offer most routistic attractions. San Gimignano www.sangimignano.comis the classical trip goal nearly all Tuscany visiters. The "stony fairy tale" or "the Manhattan of the Middle Ages" captivates by its almost completely received townscape and those
Silhouette 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 or Coolegiata, Palazzo del Popolo with Torre Grossa, Piaza del Duomo with the Palazzo Vecchio del Podestà  with the tower La Rognosa. Colle di Val d`Elsa offers a pretty old part of town (crystal city).
Monteriggione  between Siena and Florenz is the only city in the Toskana, their surviving still today the wall ring depends. Completely received wall ring with 14 towers from that 13. Jh.. principal places sieneser part chianti are Castellina, Rhadda, Gaiole; worth seeing those Castles Brolio, Meleto and ehem. Monastery Badia A Coltibuono.
The Zistenser abbey church San Galgano Abazia is a 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 Benediktinerabbey Monte Oliveto Maggiore brought in connection, one of the most important objects of interest in the area of Siena. 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, klassizistischem cathedral
and church S. Agostino. In the proximity 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 d'Orcia also Castle ruin. Pienza became in 15. Jh. after the ideal conceptions Pope Pius II. put on, that the Doerfchen into one Mixture zw. typically toskanischen hill place and Renaissance city transformed. The cathedral S.Maria Assunta, the Palazzo Piccolomini (with beautiful inner court and hanging garden in wonderful prospect situation), the Palazzo Vescovile and the city hall stand around the trapezoidal Piazza Pio II.. Older the church is S. Francesco, also adjacent monastery. From Pienza the best Peccorino cheese comes.
On a hill above the Chiana valley Montepulciano rises famous by the wine "Nobile di Montepulciano", contrary to most different tosk. Towns of buildings from that Renaissance is coined/shaped: the cathedral to the beautiful Piazza Grande, Palazzo Contucci, Palazzo Tarugi, Palazzo Cocconi, Palazzo Cervini. The city hall and the church S. 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 the twelve 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 richly on etrusk. Remainders.
Abbadia San Salvatore: The holidays place medieval local picture at the Amiataberg receives its names from that
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 Siena 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 the country, in the natural, schwefelhaltigen puddles with approximately 38 degrees warm
Water at the river. Here one can bathe also in the winter. The water heals joint striking and breathing system
diseases as well as gynaekologische and cardiovascular complaints. You find everything over the baths in
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