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arezzo The exploration of the beautiful Tuscany province usually starts with Florence. After that, classic traveler’s guides suggest visiting Chianti and explore its vineyards, admire the hill towns in the area of Montepulciano and Montalcino, visit Siena or move to Pisa. At the same time, the eastern part of Tuscany often gets little attention. That can even be an advantage as the vibrant capital of the region, Arezzo, is not too crowded and not spoiled by endless hordes of tourists. It’s a great place to experience the authentic life of the province, see beautiful landmarks, and enjoy various activities.
Even discerning travelers could choose a special accommodation place in Arezzo. Cameracaffè Centro is a very stylish and cozy hotel. It occupies the last floor of a seven-storey building … Open
The city is incredibly rich in architectural landmarks, but there are almost no crowds. Its relaxed atmosphere is ideal for a family vacation or a romantic breakaway. Medieval castles, Romanesque chapels, Franciscan monasteries, and fine restaurants – tourists will find many places to attend in Arezzo. In addition to sightseeing, there are places to explore for fans of natural landmarks. The Wood Sarge is an incredibly beautiful forest located close to the Convent of Sarge. Visitors can attend short excursions or simply choose to make a stroll and admire the perfectly preserved nature. If you stay there till night, you may see common raptors of the region, such as Barbagianni owls.
Tourists, who seek adventure, are recommended to visit the Park of Lignano. It’s a gorgeous nature reserve on Mount Lignano. Between Arezzo, Laterina, and Civitella in Val di Chiana, there is one more nature reserve – Ponte Buriano. It covers an area of 665 hectares that are mostly covered with forests and lush vegetation. Oakwoods have become home to various animals. Ponte Buriano also attracts fans of birdwatching. It’s a great place to see osprey, cormorants, and many other species in their natural habitat. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
The most luxurious and prestigious hotel of Arezzo is Villa Poggio Patrignone Arezzo. It’s set in a pretty villa built in 1915. The place is surrounded by a lush garden with old trees. … Open
It’s not hard to reach Ponte Buriano, so the park is suitable for families. The Visitor Center helps tourists to find the most suitable means of transport. Moreover, there is a direct Setteponti route from Arezzo to the nature reserve. If you have a full day to spend, consider making a trip to Monterchi and Sansepolcro. These towns are a must-visit destination for fans of art as it’s a fabulous opportunity to see precious frescoes by Piero della Francesca. For everyone else, it’s a great way to get acquainted with the beautiful rural part of Tuscany. All the areas are easy to reach by bus.
Arezzo Piazza Grande The charming village of Monterchi is located approximately 24 kilometers away from Arezzo. This small settlement possesses one of the greatest works by Piero – the Madonna del Parto. The precious work was carefully restored twenty years ago and is now kept in a protective glass box with climate control. The next stop on the way is Sansepolcro that is located approximately 16 kilometers away from Monterchi. The hometown Piero, Sansepolcro is an ancient town with many beautiful churches and palaces. Museo Civico exhibits a collection of precious works by the maestro, including the famous Resurrection fresco. While exploring the gorgeous architecture of the town, visit one of the local restaurants to enjoy home food and old-fashioned service. Local food specialties include tortelli with potato, cherry tomatoes, and basil.
Many popular hotels of Arezzo are set in restored historic buildings, thus former has managed to preserve unique atmosphere of the past centuries. Luxurious Hotel Continentale is in a couple … Open
Fans of shopping simply cannot fail to visit The Antiques Market in Arezzo. It’s a major event that draws nearly 20,000 visitors including sellers and tourists. The market is open on the first Sunday of every month and the Saturday before it. This is the time when Piazza Grande is filled with stalls that offer virtually everything – old furniture, coins, music instruments, antique clocks, silverware, paintings, and many more. The market started working in 1968 and currently attracts more than 500 exhibitors and over a hundred of smaller shops. Both connoisseurs and bargain hunters will easily find something to fit their taste and budget there.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Arezzo and surroundings

Reference information
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Arezzo
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale delle Foreste Casentinesi, Monte Falterona e Campigna' , 55 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale dei Monti Sibillini' , 115.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Arezzo
♥   Amusement park 'Fiabilandia' Rimini, 86.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Mirabilandia' Ravenna, 101.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Arezzo
♥   Water park 'Aquafan' Riccione, Rimini, 85.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Mirabilandia Beach' Savio, Ravenna, 101.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Acquavillage' Follonica, Livorno, 106.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Arezzo
♥   Restaurant 'La Tagliatella' Arezzo. Type - Regional cuisine. 2.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Antica Trattoria al Principe' GIOVI. Type - Regional cuisine. 6.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'La Corte dell’Oca' SUBBIANO. Type - Regional cuisine. 11.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'L’Antico Borgo' CIVITELLA IN VAL DI CHIANA. Type - Regional cuisine. 12.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Locanda di Montelucci' MONTELUCCI. Type - Tuscan. 13.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Guide to your best city break in Arezzo - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Arezzo - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Arezzo?' disappears immediately.
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