Monterufoli Nature Reserve

Monterufoli Nature Reserve

Between the sea and inland Tuscany crossed by water and dotted with waterfalls, the reserve allows, in every season, to admire the colors of nature Located in the middle of the Metalliferous Hills, partly inside the Monterufoli-Caselli Nature Reserve. This locality is...
Montenero Nature Reserve

Montenero Nature Reserve

On the hills of the Alta Valdera between Volterra and San Gimignanoit lies on the northern slopes of Monte Nero at 508 meters high On the hills of the Alta Valdera, between Volterra and S. Gimignano, this reserve stretches along the northern slopes of Mount Nero,...
Berignone Nature Reserve

Berignone Nature Reserve

The Tatti-Berignone area Within the Berignone Nature Reserve, this area is of great naturalistic importance due to the excellent state of conservation, the high naturalness, the remarkable biodiversity of the places The Tatti-Berignone area, for the most part inside...
Villa Campani in Roncolla

Villa Campani in Roncolla

The Villa Campani in Roncolla The construction is a re-adaptation of the palazzo truss On the regional road 68, a few kilometers from Volterra, towards San Gimignano, stands the characteristic and delightful village of Roncolla. Perhaps deriving its name from an...
Villa Viti in Mazzolla

Villa Viti in Mazzolla

The Villa Viti it has a facade in neo-Gothic style The villa, owned by the Viti family, is a pleasant overlap of styles ranging from the Middle Ages to the 1800s: it overlooks a large garden with still visible two corners of defense from which you can enjoy a splendid...
Villa and village of Pignano

Villa and village of Pignano

The villa and the village of Pignano with two historical centers The ancient Castle of Pignano has a long history behind it. For its position between Volterra and San Gimignano it was long disputed. It was born as a fortified village with a castle in the High Middle...
Villa of Scornello

Villa of Scornello

The villa of Scornello A noble residence with chapel and attached farm The Villa di Scornello is located on the top of a hill about 10 km from Volterra, at a height of 285 meters, and is surrounded by a large park accessed by an avenue of cypresses.Scornello is...
Villa of Ulignano

Villa of Ulignano

The villa of Ulignano One of the most interesting villas in the territory of Volterra It was built between 1608 and 1615 by order of Admiral Iacopo Inghirami, on the remains of an older castle, the castle of Ulignano which for centuries had been under the control of...
Villamagna

Villamagna

The village of Villamagna A strategic castle-village founded in the 8th century The hamlet of Villamagna includes that portion of the territory of the municipality of Volterra located to the north-west, beyond the Capriggine torrent that flows into the river Era near...
Sensano

Sensano

The village of Sensano Small and surrounded by cypress trees In the agricultural village of Sensano there is an old parish church from the 12th century, in Romanesque style dedicated to Saints Ippolito and Cassiano. From here you have a beautiful perspective of the...
San Cipriano

San Cipriano

The village of San Cipriano of medieval origin San Cipriano is located just north of Volterra, along the Pisan provincial road, between Montebradoni and Molino d’Era.The village was born in the Middle Ages around a small hospital with the title of Verano in San...
Villa Campani in Roncolla

Roncolla

The village of Roncolla chosen by Luchino Visconti for a famous TV drama On the regional road 68, a few kilometers from Volterra, towards San Gimignano, stands the characteristic and delightful village of Roncolla. Perhaps deriving its name from an ancient Runeum, the...