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villa petraia

The Villa Reale di Castello is one of the the Medici villas situated in the Florentine territory, at a stone’s throw from Villa della Petraia, at a very short distance from Florence. All the Medici villas are nominated to be included in the World Heritage list according to UNESCO.

Posted on 1/2/2013


Very near the city but with a character all of its own is Fiesole, high on the hill overlooking Florence and with a wonderful panoramic view.

Posted on 24/3/2014


The city of Florence has a special tourist card, which is called Firenze Card. It is valid for 72 hours and provides you the admission to 72 museums, villas and historical gardens located in Florence and in the surrounding area. All the most important are included.

Posted on 4/1/2018


Medici Villas and gardens recently become a part of World Heritage for UNESCO. Ten out of fourteen beautiful gardens are located in the province of Florence or very close to the city.

Posted on 9/6/2014


All the parks, including Pratolino, have some rules that must be followed in order to use the space correctly and for the safety of the visitors. Pratolino Park these rules are even more important because of its big dimensions, precious pieces of art, which are surrounded by woods, a lake and a pond, which is not always accessible.

Posted on 15/3/2018