Montaione is a beautiful medieval village immersed in the heart of Tuscany, in the province of Florence. Set on a green hill, the village is surrounded by beautiful vineyards, olive trees and woods, offering an evocative landscape typical of the Tuscan countryside. Rich in history, Montaione is also famous for its glass-making, particularly in the production of bottles, flasks and cruets and which dates back to the 13th century.
Despite the destruction of the Second World War, the historical center and part of the fortified wall have preserved its ancient structure taking you back in time. Inside the center, visitors will find several important museums and churches including the Pretorian Palace which hosts the Civic Museum and the Church of San Regolo.
Nearby: Visit San Gimignano, Colle di Val d`Elsa, the Chianti area
Distances: Siena - 40 miles, Florence - 33 miles, Arezzo - 80 miles