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Autumn in Tuscany from “City of Ceramic” to “City of straw"

Hosted by the Consul of the Florence Hiking & Weekend Trips Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 11 Nov 09:00 - 21:00

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Dear all,
Autumn came and we have looked for a suitable route for this season !
So here is a walking day tour departure from Montelupo and arriving in Signa.
Montelupo is called “City of Ceramics” because is one of the most important production centers of the Renaissance, Signa is called “ City of straw” because is famous in the world for straw hats since Protected content .
We will cross a typical Tuscan landscape , an area rich in historical evidence:
we will meet some ancient churches like Sant’Ippolito e Cassiano , hermitages like Lecceto, medioeval fortified villages like Malmantile and beautiful villas like Bellosguardo much loved place from Caruso .
Characteristics of the hiking trail:Total length: about 15 km
Total climb altitude: about Protected content
Difficulty level: Medium-easy
Actual travel time (without stops): Approximately 4 hours
Duration: daytrip (packed lunch by the participants).
Equipment Required: Hiking boots, water supply (1.5 liters minimum) packed lunch by participants.
Recommended gear: hiking poles, camera. clothing suitable for the season and weather condition. Protected content and meeting place :Protected content
Note: an option to hold in Signa for a dinner may be decided after hiking day. More details will be given to the enrolled people .

We will be together with an English speaking guide, who will explain more about the flora, the fauna, the geology and the history that characterize this territory.
Save the date and Join us! You will spend an unforgettable day walking and knowing historical and architectural features of this part of Tuscany.
I look forward to receiving your confirmations!
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