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Abbazia di San Galgano

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Localita San Galgano -Palazzetto | Chiusdino, 53012, Chiusdino, Italy
+39 0577 756738
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US$202.34*
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Full-Day Private Tour to San Galgano and Montalcino from Siena
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“san galgano” (36 reviews)
“wine bar” (10 reviews)
“ruined abbey” (8 reviews)
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Localita San Galgano -Palazzetto | Chiusdino, 53012, Chiusdino, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

As others have said, a wonderful ruin. When we were there, they stopped us from going inside as a wedding was taking place. We were told that if we wanted, we could visit the nearby chapel (Eremo di Montesiepi) that was located on a small...More

Thank Golfitis12
Reviewed 1 week ago

This iconic Abby is just as beautiful on the outside as it is from the inside! When went twice while we were visiting the region. The first time at sunset and the time in the morning! I tried to get the famous photo from the...More

2  Thank LoveUmbria
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't have the normal tourist experience here, because we were here for the wedding of our son in law's sister. And a gorgeous venue it was too. We did notice that the real tourists seemed to enjoy their visits.

Thank SaltLakeCityPortia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding here and it was a dream! My family went back the day after the wedding to bc the day of it was a whirlwind. It's such an impressive space. I highly recommend. Go early in the day and avoid the crowds.

1  Thank nelbelstar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ruins of the old abbey are charming, though there is no art work to see. The visit is worth for the surroundings.

Thank Houbert-Bertie
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We came here for a wedding & the Abbey is absolutely stunning! We were told this is the oldest Abbey in Italy built in 1100! Perfect for a wedding:)!

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Abbey ruins tend to be super romantic places, bits of crumbling masonry seen through a bit of mist, just enough cloister left to walk round etc. This one is just a roofless shell mainly brick with a thin veneer of stone and a few columns....More

Thank arborfieldman
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We just got married here and didn't visit until a couple of days before our wedding and it was so beautiful. We were so pleased.

Thank byromm
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This is well worth a brief stop to see if you are nearby. Built in 12th century apparently, destroyed and never rebuilt, it is very grand.

Thank TheDotdog
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Grand. No better word can describe this ruin. Lots of tourists, and can be difficult to park along the way, but it has the wow - factor of ancient history.

Thank AinaK2013
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traffords-parents
22 May 2017|
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Response from Ivo S | Reviewed this property |
Ciao, sono ammessi i cani, l'importante non lasciarli liberi.
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Seda E
30 July 2016|
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Response from Sandra B | Reviewed this property |
What a lovely spot for a wedding. I hope you have a wonderful day. However I'm very sorry that i cannot help you with your question. Perhaps it would be best to check out their website. Sandra
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Trish M
28 February 2015|
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Response from Maurizio F |
2 euros per person
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