Pitigliano

Located on a lovely hill, this fortified town features many historic landmarks, rich history, and great local cuisine.

Pitigliano is a town in the province of Grosseto. The quaint old town is known as the little Jerusalem, for the historical presence of a Jewish community has always been well integrated into the social context that here had their own synagogue. Pitigliano is home to a series of artificial cuts into the tufa rock to varying depths. At the bottom of these cuts are carved channels, apparently for water, although some take the form of steps. The purpose of the cuts is not known.
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