©

Montevarchi trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Montevarchi

(4.3/5 based on 1,000+ reviews for 9 attractions)
Things to do: shopping, nightlife, sightseeing
Montevarchi is a town and comune in the province of Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy.HistoryThe town of Montevarchi sprang up around 1100, near to a fortified Benedictine monastery, founded by bishop Elempert (986–1010) of Arezzo. At first the castle belonged to the Marquis Bourbon del Monte di Santa Maria, then to the Count Guidi family. In 1273 ownership passed to the Signoria of Florence. One of the town's first podestà (mayor) was Brunetto Latini.During the rule of the Medici, the town expanded considerably due to its flourishing agricultural trade and its wool and silk industries, controlled by the Woolmaker's Guild. Montevarchi remained under Florentine control until the end of the first half of the 18th century; then the town became part of the territory of Arezzo.After the unification of Italy, it became an important centre for manufacture of felt hats and, during the post World War II period, of shoes, hats, ladies' and children's wear. Today it is still a clothes production hub, while also important in the production of electricity (one hydroelectric and one thermoelectric plant).
Customize your holiday with our Italy itinerary planner to create an adventure that suits you.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Montevarchi

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Montevarchi

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Montevarchi:
Sightseeing, historic sites, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, sightseeing, museums
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Wineries, outdoors, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Spas, adventure, parks
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Shopping, historic sites, museums
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Province of Arezzo

22 days in Italy BY A USER FROM MEXICO September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA May, romantic, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: May, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 17 days in Northwest Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA May, romantic, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: May, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in Tuscany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Cortona BY A USER FROM GERMANY April, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Tuscany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 23 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Cortona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: April, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Cortona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Cortona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News