Baia ToscanaHistory and Culture
Some of the historical and cultural centers of our country. To visit, to discover, to live during your holiday, discovering local products and the life of the place.
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Medieval village which takes its name from the poet Carducci, where the Counts of Gherardesca lived,it’s now one of the most beautiful old village in the area. Also famous for its wine cellars with the most important brands in the world.
Getting to Bolgheri along the famous cypress avenue, immortalized by the famous poem “Davanti a San Guido” by Giosuè Carducci, who lived here from 1838 to 1848, you’ll be in the way to receive a vision of incomparable natural and hystorical beauty .
Beautiful village dating from the year one thousand. Situated on the slopes of the hills that dominates the Costa degli Etruschi, in the green Cornia valley, rich in history and art. Very interesting the fortress and the cloister inside the walls.
Village of historic importance, Campiglia still retains the charm of a medieval castle. La Rocca di San Silvestro in the Archaeological Park is one of the typical places where you are surrounded by history.
Situated 400 m. above sea level, on a hill about 20Km. from the sea, Massa Marittima is the largest medieval center of the district. Seat of the diocese its Duomo offers a visit to the beautiful art treasures that it contains. In May and August The trainers of Girifalco (a historical target crossbow) is an event not to be missed.
Situated on a headland facing the Tuscan Archipelago, Piombino has a wealth of interesting history and protected natural areas, making it one of the loveliest, most charming areas of the Costa degli Etruschi to explore. Fascinating reminders of the Etruscans are preserved in the Baratti- Populonia Archaeological Park.