History, stories, characters… let yourself be enchanted by Valdinievole
From the hills around Montalbano, near Vinci, to the ancient hamlet of Collodi, Valdinievole looks after its stories and ideas, and after the people who were born in the region and who then set off from here to conquer the world. From Leonardo da Vinci to Pinocchio, but not only.
Begin to discover the gently sloping hills of this area, which, step by step, will fill you with emotions and unforgettable memories. Taste, art, culture and nature will guide you in this fascinating journey, in this most authentic part of Tuscany.
And even kids will be able to discover, to get to know and to learn, while having great fun at the same time. The Park of Pinocchio will be a leap into the fable written by Carlo Collodi, a close range meeting with the most famous puppet in the world, an experience you should prepare yourself for by first reading ‘The Adventures of Pinocchio’. Then go on to find the stories, characters and episodes of the book in the works of famous artists who have adorned the monumental park.
Just visiting one of Valdinievole’s many museums will mean that your curiosity and imagination will be stimulated, and not only that of the kids.
From the Museum of Paper in Pietrabuona, to the Museum of the City and its Territory in Monsummano Terme right up to the Civic Museum in Larciano… this way you can deepen your knowledge of the history and traditions of Valdinievole.