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Huts at Archaeological Park
Photo ©Claudia D'Aliasi

Archaeological Park in Poggibonsi

A real time travel through the buildings and the daily routine belonging to the Carlo Magno's times.

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Cheese with herbs made in the village
Cheese with herbs made in the village - Credit: Carlotta&Luca ItalyzeMe
Entrance to Cassero
Entrance to Cassero - Credit: Mirella
A land of fortresses and castles cloaked in legends
Poggibonsi, the Valdelsa, has ancient origins, and it doesn’t take long to see this when you get to town. The area is abundant in traces of history, parish churches, imposing castles and fortresses, all just a short walk from the modern atmosphere of a city. Immersed in a park, you’ll find the Poggio Imperiale Fortress, built on the commission of Lorenzo the Magnificent but never completed. ...