Sights of the Chianti town of Barberino Val d'Elsa

Sights of the Chianti town of Barberino Val d’Elsa

Sights of the Chianti town of Barberino Val d'Elsa

Here's a preview of some of the things to see in Barberino Val d'Elsa and nearby in Chianti

Castello della Paneretta Barberino Val d'Elsa
Castello della Paneretta Barberino Val d’Elsa

Barberino Val d’Elsa is located on a high ridge between the valleys of the Rivers Pesa and Elsa. Barberino owes its existence to the total annihilation of the city of Semifonte by the Florentines in 1202. If you’re passing throug this area, a brief visit to Barberino is definitely worthwhile. It’s a charming and well-preserved mediaeval village with two large gates, a fine church and Palazzo Pretorio. Good food it readily available.

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Houses of Barberiino Val d'Elsa
Houses of Barberiino Val d’Elsa