Things to see and do - Carmignano
Unmissable tourist sites
Carmignano Travel guide
Carmignano : Michelin's recommendations
This little town is surrounded by vineyards and olive trees and dominated by the single tower of its medieval castle. San Michele church houses a magnificent Visitation, a masterpiece by Jacopo Carrucci, who was known as Il Pontormo (1494-1556). Pontormo was a pupil of Andrea del Sarto and was famous for his tortured style and watered-down colours.
Tourist attractions Carmignano : Things to see and do
Viale Papa-Giovanni-XXIII 5
Grand duke Ferdinand 1 Medici commissioned this vast construction at the end of the 16th century. the villa stands on a grass-terrace dotted with metal structures and is distinguished by its large number of chimneys in an equally large number of styl..
Via di Montefortini 43
These tombs date back to the 7C BC. The best preserved is the tomb de Montefortini, situated under a great wooden burial mound which is made up of an approach corridor, an entrance hall and a rectangular funerary chamber.
Via della Chiesa
A Romanesque church, purported to have been founded by the countess Matilda in 1107, parts of which were built with materials from the Etruscan necropolis of Comeana. You will also notice some funerary urns, some of which are sculpted.
Via San Biagio 6-8 I - 59015 Carmignano
Relais San Biagio is a mediaeval monastery of the 13th century, with garden and outdoor hot tub with views of the Tuscan countryside. Parking is free, and Florence is 25 km away. Suites at the Colline San Biagio offer antique furniture, wood beams o..
Piazza Matteotti 14 I - 59015 Carmignano
Family-run Villa San Michele is a 15th-century building in the main square of Carmignano. It features a panoramic terrace, a wellness area and a Tuscan restaurant. WiFi throughout is free. All rooms and apartments at the San Michele come with a TV a..
Via F.lli Buricchi 35 I - 59015 Poggio alla Malva
Offering an infinity pool with furnished terrace, Villa La Malva is set in a panoramic position overlooking the Arno Valley. The property is in the Tuscan countryside, a 10-minute drive from Signa Train Station with frequent links to Florence. Rooms..
via della Chiesa 1 I - 59015 ARTIMINO
Historical trattoria, now a more classical and refined establishment, but always welcoming and characteristic; service on the terrace in the summer with beautiful view of the hills; typical cuisine.
viale Papa Giovanni XXIII I - 59015 ARTIMINO