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Arts and crafts in the homeland of Boccaccio and Pontormo
Itinerary in the Empolese-Valdelsa
3 days

The Empolese-Valdelsa has a essential position and most of its towns are located along the Francigena, as well as other important commercial ways. Thanks to this strategic position many important craftsmanship developed over the centuries and are still important as the glass production in Empoli, the majolica in Montelupo and the manufacturing of onyx and semi-precious stones in Montaione.

Follow the three-day itinerary and discover this hidden part of Tuscany visiting the workshops and the museum of the Empolese-Valdelsa. If you’re traveling with children checkout the post with 7 ideas for families in the area!