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Parco Citta del Tufo - Palazzo Pretorio Sovana - Sorano Piazza del Pretorio 12/a, 58010, Sorano, Italy
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Extraordinary Etruscan site......

As there are very few Etruscan sites, this is one that must be visited, there is parking nearby... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Temper43
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Panama City, Panama
very unusual place of history

Very pleasant walk in the park among the ancient etruscan places of burial. A must for history and... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2016
E R
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freehold, United States
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3 Oct 2017
“Extraordinary Etruscan site......”
7 May 2016
“very unusual place of history”
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Parco Citta del Tufo - Palazzo Pretorio Sovana - Sorano Piazza del Pretorio 12/a, 58010, Sorano, Italy
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

As there are very few Etruscan sites, this is one that must be visited, there is parking nearby, there is a small ticket office, where you can get some info, and all is left for you to do is walk the paths and visit the...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2016

Very pleasant walk in the park among the ancient etruscan places of burial. A must for history and nature lovers

Thank E R
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Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

This was enjoyable but sometimes hilly. The explanations with the voice over were quite helpful. The various tombs were quite informative, descriptive and interestingly placed. But, the Via Cava, the road built out of tufa was the highlight for our group. Walking through 20 meter...More

Thank Joel K
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Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Nice park! We took the free route! From the parking to the left follow the road till you see a small wooden bridge over water, there you can enter the free part of the park!in here are tombs and an ancient passage between the rocks!...More

Thank Dominic d
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Reviewed 20 May 2015

Ancient tombs and a peaceful walk in the woods, beautiful. We thinks the English tour books must miss this as we were the only English in sight, French, Germans, Italians, Dutch, all present but no other English. Equally no Chinese, but then this is not...More

Thank Mike B
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Reviewed 20 August 2014

We have been here under a local friend suggestion. The place covers 2 old castles, 1 old church and more than 1 hundred of caves in the tufo. Some of them were inhabited until the end of XVIII century. It is interesting to go around...More

Thank RiccardoDG
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Reviewed 17 August 2013

The Etruscans lived in the area since the 9th century B.C. They were a very mysterious people and even today, many of their sacred sites remain unexplained. One of them is the cave roads, strange pathways carved 20-30 meters deep into the volcanic tuff rock....More

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Reviewed 16 September 2012

one of my favorite places to visit in the area....great for hiking and history. i definitely recommend visiting with a guide

Thank El G
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