San Miniato

Home to an authentic medieval center, this hilltop town is off the beaten track and is a great base for exploring nearby attractions.

San Miniato is a town and commune in the province of Pisa, in the region of Tuscany. San Miniato sits at an historically strategic location atop three small hills where it dominates the lower Arno valley between the valleys of Egola and Elsa. The city is enclosed within a well-preserved medieval precinct. Main landmarks include: The Tower of Frederick, built by Frederick II in the 13th century on the summit of the hill. The Duomo (Cathedral), dedicated to both Sant'Assunta and Santo Genesio or Saint Genesius of Rome. It was originally a Romanesque building, but it has been remodeled several times and exhibits Gothic and some Renaissance arcchitectural elements.
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