SOVANA AND ITS ETRUSCAN NECROPOLIS

18 Aug 2021 17:42

In the heart of the Maremma discovering ancient Etruscan civilisation in one of Italy’s most beautiful towns.

The medieval village of Sovana stands in the enchanting tufa area of Grosseto’s Maremma. It is known as the Aldobrandeschi birthplace of Pope Gregory VII, but above all as an Etruscan centre of great archaeological importance; together with Sorano, of which it is a hamlet, and Pitigliano, it is part of the enchanting Città del Tufo