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Surrounded by Etruscan and medieval city walls, the ancient town of Volterra sits on a rocky spur in the heart of an unusual landscape of spectacular chaotic landslides known as Le Balze. The town’s golden age was during the Etruscan period when it became one of the twelve Etruscan Lucumonies. Although its layout is medieval, this town famous for alabaster work retains many traces of this mysterious past.

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  • Piazza dei Priori Recommended Recommended

    P.za dei Priori I - 56048 Volterra

    At the heart of the town, sober and austere palaces surround this square; inset with twin bays, the Palazzo Pretorio stands alongside a massive crenellated tower, which earned its nickname of Torre del Porcellino (piglet tower) on account of the wild..

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  • Pinacoteca (Art gallery) Interesting

    v. dei Sarti 1 I - 56048 Volterra

    Here there are interesting works of sacred art by Tuscan maestros such as Tattoo di Barolo, Luca Signor Elli, Dominica Ghirlandaio and Benvenuto di Giovanni. The highlight? Definitely the dramatic Descent from the Cross de Croix by Rosso (1495-1540).

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  • Duomo (Cathedral) Interesting

    P.za San-Giovanni I - 56048 Volterra

    In the Pisan Romanesque style, the cathedral has three naves with monolithic columns and a coffered ceiling depicting heaven and the Saints of Volterra. The Chapel of the Addolorata has a fresco by Benozzo Gozzoli, the Journey of the Magi, which serv..

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  • Albergo Villa Nencini Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Borgo Santo Stefano 55 I - 56048 Volterra

    Prix Prices from : 67 €

    You can admire beautiful views across the Tuscan hills at Albergo Villa Nencini, located just 500 metres from the centre of Volterra. It offers a large garden with swimming pool. Your room comes with a minibar, satellite TV, and Wi-Fi access. The g..

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    Via Porta all'Arco,41 I - 56048 Volterra

  • Hotel Antica Badia Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Via Padre Eugenio Barsanti I - 56048 Volterra

    Prix Prices from : 60 €

    The Antica Badia is a 5-minute walk from the centre of Volterra, along a walk path and close to a bus stop. It features a garden with sun terrace and small outdoor swimming pool available during the day. Outdoor parking and Wi-Fi are free. Air-condi..

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