Volterra was an important Etruscan center and still retains almost intact and beautifully preserved both its ancient doors the walls.
Visiting Volterra is necessary to dwell on some important monuments such as the Romanesque Cathedral, the Baptistery of San Giovanni (the thirteenth century) and the Palazzo dei Priori, also of the thirteenth century.
Of particular interest is the boundary walls of Etruscan origin and the Medici Fortress, but also the Roman Theatre discovered in the fifties.
Volterra is today a tourist center and famous live: many events are alternated throughout the year as the famous medieval reconstruction AD 1398, held on the second and fourth Sunday of August.
A Volterra but there is much more: the wonderful scenery that can be enjoyed overlooking the village, overlooking the lively surrounding countryside, the excellent local wines and a wine and food culture is appreciated all over the world.
It is situated on hills among meadows and fields at about 9 Km.
The apartments of Miniera have been renovated, according to the modern hotel standards, and preserving as much as possible the original architectural features.
VALLIFERONE FARMHOUSE, thanks to its suggestive country setting in natural surroundings, offers the possibility to experience nature first hand by living in charming apartments located within an ancient farmhouse that has been completely ...