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Took the on/off bus (the red line) up to the hills in Fiesole. Sensational views along the winding road up to the top. Beautiful homes and gardens along the way. Once we reached the top we were stunned at the breathtaking views overlooking Florence. Stunning. Stopped for an…
If you have time in such a busy city jump on the hop on/hop off open too bus and take the red line up to Fiesole which is up in the hills above Florence. Once your up there follow the footpath up behind the bus stop and you’ll be rewarded with absolutely breathtaking views!!!
There is no need to book a tour just get the bus number 7 bus from San Marco up to Fiesole, runs every 20 minutes. Buy you ticket from the machine near the bus stop 1.50 euro each and get 2 so you have one for the return. You must stamp the first ticket in the machine on the bus…
We walked up to San Domenico to see the views - they are lovely. A great walk during the day and a fabulous view from a very high point. There are lots of things to see in the area and you would enjoy the time seeing it.
Took the no 7 bus from Florence to visit the old Etruscan hillside town of Fiesole. Half way up the hill we alighted from the bus and paid a visit to the 15th-century country church and convent of San Domenico di Fiesole. Where soon after the convent opened, the early…