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Fortezza di Radicofani

Via Della Fortezza, 53040, Radicofani, Italy
+39 339 828 3953
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Worth the climb for the views

There are lots of stairs to get to the top of the brooding tower at the Radicofani fortezza, but... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2015
Isolde R
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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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Stunning views!

We were enjoying our last day in Tuscany, driving around the countryside on a beautiful sunny day... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2015
kedavis4
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Wells, Maine
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Via Della Fortezza, 53040, Radicofani, Italy
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Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

There are lots of stairs to get to the top of the brooding tower at the Radicofani fortezza, but the views are worth it! Don't be put off if you aren't up for a climb - even from the lower levels there are staggering views...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2015

We were enjoying our last day in Tuscany, driving around the countryside on a beautiful sunny day. We stopped to take some pictures of the Fortezza di Radicofani from a distance and decided to drive over and get close to it. We ended up driving...More

Thank kedavis4
Reviewed 28 September 2014

From the patio of our Agritourismo II Poggio, we had enjoyed the views toward Radicofani. On the last day of our idyllic week in Tuscany, we set out to explore the ancient fortress and it's tower. Drive cautiously as you approach the fortress as there...More

2  Thank KLE2013
Reviewed 8 September 2014

Fantastic views over the Val D'Orcia, across to Monte Amiata, with views to Montalcino and Pienza, and everything in between. We could see this castle standing atop the hillside wherever we drove and decided we had to see what it was. We were not disappointed...More

1  Thank PlummyDorking
Reviewed 7 September 2014

The Fortezza has imposing fortifications and a nice pathway skirting the internal perimeter walls. Good views over the city and Tuscany.

Thank Egpos
Reviewed 19 August 2014

We've been here several times with our kids. The tower is fun to climb, the views are splendid over Amiata and val d'Orcia. The ruins around can be explored as well. Recently the new renters have cleared some trees therefore opening the views even more....More

1  Thank Exroosje
Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

Really amazing old fortress castle located up on an impossibly high peak above Radicofani. Stunning 360 degree views of all the surrounding valleys. And the best part was a new little bar and restaurant that just opened up right next to the castle up on...More

1  Thank Thesauce1
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Very nice place. Well preserved. If you're somewhere near Radicofani, I would definitely recommend a visit.

Thank avrgal
Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

this is a lovely mostly ruined castle plus reserve some spare some time for the town below it. We drove there after seeing it dominating the valley and it was a pleasure to discover! a nominal entrance fee and seemingly open until you have finished...More

Thank jbb153
Reviewed 13 August 2013

We visited here from our base not far away in Sarteano. And we were so pleased we made the effort. It is a 12th/13th century fortress that has been in various hands of warring factions due to its strategic location. Drive as far as you...More

4  Thank sennockred
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