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Unfortunately there was filming going on !

The Piazza looked very nice but unfortunately there was some filming going on so we could not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
belleretraite
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Montreal, Canada
Start and End In This Central Piazza

When visiting Volterra no matter how long you stay start and end your tour here. Its the center of... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Walter S
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Land O Lakes, Florida
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Piazza looked very nice but unfortunately there was some filming going on so we could not really appreciate the site to its full value !

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank belleretraite
Reviewed 29 October 2018

When visiting Volterra no matter how long you stay start and end your tour here. Its the center of the city. Major walking streets fan out from here. Additionally, the medieval architecture here is fantastic, a cathedral, palace, restaurants, and government buildings. Start walking in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Walter S
Reviewed 17 October 2018

This is the centre of Volterra and therefore has to be somewhere special. We love to sit in one of the bars and watch the world go by in such a historical place. So much has happened in the piazza and in the Palazzo deli...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Amazing historic property, you must climb the bell tower but not one for people with vertigo!! Needless to say I'm a huge twilight fan so that was one of the main reasons for seeing it

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 5 October 2018

The square, surrounded by an almost perfect medieval row of buildings, is the heart of the city. All major sights of the city are within a few minutes walk from here. This is another beautiful hilltop town of Tuscany built on a high plateau enclosed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Borzov
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Very charming old town. The city is clean and pleasant to take a walk because the city is not very big. Enables you to watch and enjoy your vacation

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank susihunt
Reviewed 30 September 2018

The visitation of the Piazza dei Priori was the culmination of our short visit to Volterra. Around the square you will find breathtaking historic buildings dominated by the Palazzo Pretorio and the Palazzo dei Priori.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Libor N
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The Piazza dei Priori is in the heart of Volterra and one of Volterra's hightlights. Both the medieval Palazzo dei Priori as well as the Palazzo Pretorio are located on this square. The piazza is near Piazza del Battistero, the religious centre of Volterra. This...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Paul B
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We had limited time here, but managed to enjoy a while in the Piazza before visiting the Palace which looks out over the square. Interesting buildings and a mix of architecture. Not too much commercialism here, but we were glad of some respite at a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Geoff L
Reviewed 27 August 2018

A Twilight saga fan fact: In “New Moon”, Edward went to Volterra to seek his death at the hands of the Volturi after he thought that Bella had died. In the book, the story culminated in Volterra, but the movie scenes were actually filmed in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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