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Parco di Villa Demidoff

Via Bolognese | Vaglia, 55288, Italy
+39 055 408 0741
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Nice place to go! Also known as Parco Mediceo di Pratolino

A very nice park about 15km outside Firenze. Free parking at the oposite side of the main... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Carlvanloey
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Edegem, Belgium
via mobile
Grand Park with a Giant

It is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday in higher season. Parking is free opposite the park entrance... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BT3rd
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Windsor, United Kingdom
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“last stop” (2 reviews)
“colossus” (6 reviews)
“apennines” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Via Bolognese | Vaglia, 55288, Italy
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+39 055 408 0741
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A very nice park about 15km outside Firenze. Free parking at the oposite side of the main entrance. You receive a map of the park at the entrance, very convenient. Attention! Only open on Sat, Sun & holidays. The Giant/Gigante is beautiful. You can eat...More

Thank Carlvanloey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday in higher season. Parking is free opposite the park entrance as is entrance itself. It's a peaceful place where you can while some time away and see the Giant statue its famous for - an actual Giant perching...More

Thank BT3rd
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Irresposable ! We went there and was closed. The page had not alerts about supposed maintenance jobs. The schedule at the main door indicated that must be opened to Public....I strongly recommend double check (with a phone call) because it is frequent in Italy.

Thank j-quiros
Reviewed 18 October 2016

For my family, one of the goals of traveling is to try to experience what someone who lives there experiences. Timing can be a constraint when taking this approach, but it is also good to remember that even the most dedicated tourists sometimes need to...More

1  Thank trvlfun
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Only in Italy, would something so wonderful, be tucked away in a park only open 3 days a week with no advertising. The Colossus of the Appenines is just jaw dropping, a massive statue, carved out of rock, or initially commissioned by the one of...More

2  Thank Philippa789
Reviewed 17 August 2016

IF you have a spare morning --or afternoon, you could indeed take a bus(or drive!) just 20minutes out of Firenze, where the Tuscan hills are cooler (the Medici's certainly knew all about that!), but the original Medici Compound ...& indeed the park concept...has been SO...More

2  Thank John N
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful park with impressive sculpture. Really quiet with tremendous views, nice place for a picnic.

1  Thank cleeface
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We had the park almost to ourselves. A wonderful break from Florence's crowded streets. Easy to get there. The giant is magnificent!

1  Thank Marthe R
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This isa great park. we visited on our drive into Florence. Worth popping to if you are driving nearby. We mainly went for Apennine Colossus

1  Thank JRTinn
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

This is such an underrated place. The park is gorgeous and offers an amazing walk seeing all the grottos, statues and then, of course, the artistic masterpiece, The Appennine Colossus. It's free and also had a rose garden, amongst other areas where you can relax...More

6  Thank allencredible
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Gece Ö
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You can use bus n .25 from piazza san marco
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