Located a little out of Florence in the beautiful Tuscan hills, this well-preserved and historical monastery is often missed by tourists but is a great, free attraction for those interested in history, art, and religion. It’s a large complex, but the resident monks give regular free tours and are happy to show visitors the palazzo, church, and residences of the monastery which boast beautiful artwork. If you’re interested in checking out the rolling hills of Tuscany and want a destination close to Florence, this is the perfect place to visit. Check the bus schedule to find out when to get here.
You'll remember warm family nights and Grandma's cooking when you step into the established... Read more