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Medieval castle and tower in Piancastagnaio
Historical Buildings

Rocca Aldobrandesca in Piancastagnaio

A fortress that has survived centuries of noble disputes, the Rocca Aldobrandesca defends its village and watches over the landscape from the highest point in Piancastagnaio

A small and historic medieval village on the Monte Amiata slopes
Piancastagnaio is a historic village sheltered on a ledge that overlooks the valley of Paglia and Cassia, right on the slopes of Monte Amiata. The village of Piancastagnaio was probably founded in the 10th century by inhabitants of Abbadia San Salvatore. ...
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