Things to see and do - Sorano
Sorano Travel guide
Sorano : Michelin's recommendations
Sorano overlooks the superb limestone Lente gorge, dotted with natural and man-made caves (including many Etruscan tombs). The town is dominated by the austere fortress of the Orsini family which, despite being half-ruined, still has a striking appearance. In the 18C, an elevated district known as the Masso Leopoldino developed on an eroded rocky platform, from where visitors can enjoy fine views of the gorges.
Tourist attractions Sorano : Things to see and do
Piazza del Duomo
The cathedral is a massive Romanesque-Gothic construction. Its left side is decorated with a delicate doorway and small bays with small columns. It has four- lobed pillars whose amusing capitals were sculpted in the 12 C in the Lombard style.
Nestling in the limestone cliffs on either side of the road, the many Etruscan burial chambers are accessible by old paths leaving the road, or along dark clefts, the tagliate which fracture the cliff. There is also the tomb of the Siren with a facad..
Loc Casone I - 58017 Casone
Located in a peaceful rural area, Hotel Belvedere offers air-conditioned rooms. Hotel Belvedere is 10 km outside Pitigliano and features a restaurant, a bar and a garden with seating area. Rooms are furnished in classic style and come with free Wi-F..
Via Del Duomo 66 I - 58010 Sovana
Prix Prices from : 115 €
At the far side of the beautiful medieval hamlet of Sovana lies Sovana Hotel & Resort, a restored country house surrounded by Tuscan countryside, with its own wonderfully designed gardens. Admire olive groves and the 12th-century cathedral opposit..
Piazza Cairoli 5 - Fortezza Orsini I - 58010 Sorano
Prix Prices from : 65 €
This unique hotel is located within the Fortezza Orsini di Sorano fortress, dating back to the 11th century. The rooms are uniquely designed and furnished, and offer views of the green Etruscan Valley. The rooms of Hotel Della Fortezza are adorned ..
piazza del Pretorio 16 I - 58010 SOVANA
Located in the centre of town, this restaurant is characterised by its creative selection of dishes inspired by local recipes. Find elegant details in the comfortable dining rooms. Comfortable rooms.