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Via San Domenico, Fiesole, Italy
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We walked up to San Domenico to see the views - they are lovely. A great walk during the day and a fabulous view from a very high point. There are lots of things to see in the area and you would enjoy the time...More

Thank Keren B
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Took the no 7 bus from Florence to visit the old Etruscan hillside town of Fiesole. Half way up the hill we alighted from the bus and paid a visit to the 15th-century country church and convent of San Domenico di Fiesole. Where soon after...More

1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful views. Lots of history. Delightful. A great way to spend Monday when many of the museums are closed. No crowds.

Thank UPENNmom
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Spend your time walking the winding streets and enjoy the view from different vantage points. It is nice to bring some wine and a picnic, perfect for a sunny half day trip from Florence.

Thank bohaba
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I come there from time to time for workshops/ conferences at EUI and I am thrilled: every time I come out from the bus at San Domenico and look at the Fiesole hill. This is perhaps the best example of harmony of architecture + nature...More

Thank Magdeto
Reviewed 17 December 2016

A gorgeous view of Florence, after a nice bus ride from Piazza San Marco. We took bus #12 to arrive here. Had lunch, visited the Amphitheater, Museum, Piazza with market, and Cathedral before heading back after a few hours. Lively and beautiful, it is certainly...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Seated in a Roman theatre in this delightful hill town offered the best view of the mountains. Its easy to get to . Hop onto the No.7 bus from Piazza San Marco which climbs 8 km to Fiesole's centre.. The views on the way offer...More

1  Thank Eli B
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Very interessting site with the thermal baths of the romans ! Perfect for a afternoon trip from Florence 20 mins by car ! Super views and very friendly people around !

Thank Rosyana
Reviewed 25 May 2016

From Fiesole it's an easy walk downhill to San Domenico (along a secondary road). For the first part of the trip, the road is one way. At some point it becomes two way (but no wider). The technique seems to be, drive fast and honk...More

1  Thank PennyK60_11
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Fiesole in itself is a nice place to visit. However the lucky visitor who happens to be there on a sunny day the wonderful panoramic view of Florence's skyline is AMAZING. Next to the view from Piazzle Michelangelo this 15 min bus trip to Fiesole...More

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