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Fortezza Orsini, Sorano

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  • Incredible fortress sitting on a 100m high tufo, with views across the valley to troglodyte dwellings, plenty of information on Orsini family and Sarona as a whole  more »
  • WE had a very nice tour there with a lovely guide from the museum. Interesting for history and architecture lovers.  more »
  • What a very interesting tour of the fort and the complexity of the battlements built in the 15th century. Quite interesting about the entrance to the castle, the fortifications if attacked, the connec...  more »
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  • We were lucky to get a private tour of this fort. That was because no one else had signed up for the tour. Exploring the tunnels was really fun.
  • Fortress belonging to one branch of the family of Albobrandeschi of Sovana, assigned to the Orsini, who then had a similar strong et impregnable and Pitigliano. It's a formidable defensive structure transformed over 400 with addition of towers, drawbridges and an underground route, converted into a Museum and summer theatrical representations building. Within the celebration with music by Niccolò Orsini with text of Taj Mahal and numerous pottery vessels,
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  • very interesting site, too bad the management of access to the site (not very clear in the dynamics)
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  • Worth a splurge, a jewel inside of this beautiful country.
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  • Plunge into the past and present
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