Sovana Travel guide
Sovana : Michelin's recommendations
This village became famous when one of its sons, Ildebrando da Sovana, was elected pope in 1073, under the name of Gregory VII. Sovana has preserved several traces of its illustrious past along its brick-paved and herringbone-shaped main street, such as the Romanesque church of Santa Maria (with its frescoes and 9C ciborium) and the cathedral.
Tourist attractions Sovana : Things to see and do
P.za del Duomo I - 58010 Sovana
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.
Via Ripagretta I - 58010 Sovana
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 fac..
Piazza Del Pretorio I - 58010 Sovana
Set in a green valley in the Maremma area of Tuscany, Hotel Scilla is part of an ancient hamlet inside Sovana's historic centre. It features extensive gardens and 2 restaurants. Rooms are located in 2 adjacent historic buildings at Hotel Scilla E Lo..
Via del Duomo, 66 I - 58010 Sovana
Can you imagine something more romantic than a vacation in Sovana? No? Then, visit the Sovana Hotel & Resort with its cosy ambiance providing you a pleasant stay. Its rooms feature an appealing mix of charming nostalgia and tasteful elegance. In the ..
via Rodolfo Siviero 1/3 I - 58010 Sovana
Located in a typical little village with Etruscan roots, this is a restaurant with a bright dining hall with large windows. With traditional specialties from the Maremma, served outdoors in the summer. This is a small building tucked away in a corner..
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.