Things to see and do - Radicofani
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Radicofani : Michelin's recommendations
Radicofani castle is perched on a natural promontory (over 800m high), overlooking the surrounding countryside of the Val d'Orcia, its easily recognisable tower standing out proudly against the skyline. The medieval town's brown stone houses and steep narrow streets are nestled against the fortress walls. Two fine churches, the Palazzo Pretorio with its coats of arms, and a fine view of Monte Amiata and the peaks of the Orcia hills from the public gardens all add to the charm of the village.
Tourist attractions Radicofani : Things to see and do
Località Podere Cormiolo 50
Dominated by its imposing tower, the fortress of Radicofani was the den of Ghino di Tacco, a late-13C outlaw about whom opinions differ. Condemned by Dante, he was praised by Boccace. An explosion in the 18C partially destroyed the castle, but its ma..