San Miniato is considered one of the most beautiful villages in Tuscany! It’s no coincidence that over the centuries it has been at the center of historical events and also the residence of important personalities. Many have passed or stayed in the buildings of the city: just to name a few, we mention the german emperor Federico Barbarossa, his nephew Federico II, Michelangelo Buonarroti, Napoleone Bonaparte, Giosuè Carducci, etc. ..!
“But why?” You are wondering “What has San Miniato more than all the other famous cities that surround it?” It’s simply one of a kind! San Miniato is history, culture, tradition and flavors!
Here’s what to see in San Miniato and why visit it!
1. Historical Center
Visit the historical center with its beautiful churches, its monuments and buildings, know its secrets and legends thanks to our guided tours!
3. Charcoal Alleys
Take a walk along the characteristic “Charcoal Alleys”, a path that winds along the ancient city walls and will allow you to see a hidden part of San Miniato.
5. Treasure Hunt
Get to know the city with your family by participating to our Treasure Hunt “The Curse of Barbuccia Witch”. A unique and fun experience!