Monte Amiata
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Mountain treasures

Explore the colours, places and natural jewels

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The Apuan Alps, similar to cathedrals made of marble, are sctarred with a kingdom of grottos and enchanted castles throughout the Lunigiana. The bright whiteness of the caves on the one side, and the wild green of the Garfagnana on the other. The sounds of the forest will enchant you, especially in the Mugello, an aristocratic and timeless territory. Or you can surrender yourself to Mont'Amiata, a solitary mountain despite its large population of roe deer, deer and fallow deer. Moreover, these mountains are surrounded by some of the world’s most renowned grapevines.

These are also places that enchant nature and sports lovers: trek through the thick forests of Abetone in the summer or ski its slopes in the winter. Colors, smells, sounds, tastes are far from the urban environment. There are many ways to explore the nature in Tuscany’s mountains: kilometers of walking paths for trekking, mountain biking, cross-country and alpine skiing. It the perfect environment for just plain relaxing.
The most important ski resort in the Apennines
Developed along the Modenese road and inaugurated in 1778, the area derives its name from a large pine that was cut down to open the road, near the pass of the same name. In the highest point where the road cuts away, the two stone Pyramids rise, built perhaps with a project by Leonardo Ximenes, that single out the pass and the old boundary between the Grand Duchy of Tuscany and the Duchy of ...