Villa Medicea di Castello, Florence

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  • UNESCO World Heritage Site, an examplary Italian Renaissance garden. Rich in symbolic meanings, abundant sculptures, fountains and plants. Spectacular view over the valley from the upper terrace with ...  more »
  • Florence one of the villas is located just outside of the Medici's (Petraia) with beautiful garden, beautiful views, leadership in the Villa, all well preserved.
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  • I only visited the garden of this villa Medici, but worth being the first Italian Renaissance garden. The garden is divided into three terraces with a central fountain with the sculpture of Ercole.Il garden includes 500 citrus trees in pots, a beautiful area containing herbs and other plants, in addition to the relaxation of a beautiful view over Florence ... As to free entry is well worth a visit!
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  • Another of the great parks bequeathed by the Medici in Florence, with a garden full of so many species and with the opportunity to visit the Museum inside the Villa della Crusca.
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  • Doctors had built several country houses. The villa di Castello, then quite out of Florence, now almost urbanised population, is one of them. A nice, with a beautiful park, which is well worth a visit.
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  • To visit. Promotional action should be made to make it more known
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  • beautiful garden, shame that the accademia della crusca is open only in the morning and the last month's Passionist
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