Italy in Photos

Photos taken on Walks in the Cities Towns & Villages of Italy

Pienza

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Is a town and comune in the province of Siena, in the Val d’Orcia in Toscana (central Italy), between the towns of Montepulciano and Montalcino, is the “touchstone of Renaissance urbanism.”

In 1996, UNESCO declared the town a World Heritage Site, and in 2004 the entire valley, the Val d’Orcia, was included on the list of  UNESCO’s World Cultural Landscapes. Wikipedia

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Video – Piazza Dante Alighieri to  Via dell’Apparita
Approximately 0.71 km – 0.44 miles

The walk starts in Piazza Dante Alighieri – Porta al Murello chiamata anche Porta al Prato – Piazza Martiri della Liberta – Corso il Rossellino – Piazza Pio II – Vicolo Fortuna – Via del Casello – Walk back along Vicolo Fortuna to Corso il Rossellino – Vic. Cieco – Via del Casello – Walk back to Corso il Rossellino – Via San Carlo – Via delle Case Nuove – Via dell’Apparita

Please note, some of the street names were taken from the Michelin Street map for Pienzahttps://www.viamichelin.com/web/Maps/Map-Pienza-53026-Siena-Italy