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In the Footsteps of the Etruscans

Hosted by the Consul of the Florence Hiking & Weekend Trips Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 30 Sep 08:30 - 17:00

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Dear all,
here is an activity that will take place in Fiesole,one of the most beautiful hills area near Florence.
This walk sets out to discover the remains of the ancient Etruscan civilization. We will walk through the historical centre of Fiesole and admire the old city walls outside the archaeological area; the walk will continue up the hill of San Francesco, and will include a visit to the Etruscan tombs of Via del Bargellino and the Fonte Sotterra (Underground Spring), valuable reminders of the power and glory of Etruscan Fiesole.
Finally we will come back from Fiesole to Florence passing through the old Fiesole road.
Here's some characteristics of the excursion:
Total length: about 10 km
Total climb altitude: about Protected content
Difficulty level: very Easy
Actual travel time : About 4 hours(without stops):
Duration: daytrip
Equipment Required: Confortable boots,water supply and packed lunch.
Recommended gear: clothing suitable for the season and weather conditions, camera. Protected content
An Italian guide will explain more about the remains of the ancient Etruscan civilization in Fiesole(the guide is free).
Only 10 seats are available, so please be sure to join the excursion or cancel in time to allow others to join us.
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Save the date and Join us! You will spend an unforgettable day walking and knowing historical and architectural features of this part of Tuscany.
Looking forward to receiving your confirmations!