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Horti Leonini

Piazza della Liberta, San Quirico d'Orcia, Italy
+39 0577 899711
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Tranquil setting providing amazing views over local countryside

Easily accessed from the main square in San Quirico the gardens are a delight to walk around... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ashley B
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit

We were in San Quirico today so we had a wander around these gardens, and 45 minutes well spent. If... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2016
David M
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“box hedges” (2 reviews)
“modern art” (2 reviews)
Piazza della Liberta, San Quirico d'Orcia, Italy
+39 0577 899711
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easily accessed from the main square in San Quirico the gardens are a delight to walk around. Mostly topiary the gardens are tranquil to wander around. Climb the steps to the upper area and you'll be rewarded with stunning views over the surrounding area. Statue...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We were in San Quirico today so we had a wander around these gardens, and 45 minutes well spent. If you can manage to climb the second flight of stairs do? and then the third flight takes you on to the city walls and a...More

Thank David M
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

All evergreen: Geometrical box hedges, a boundary holm-oak hedge-on-stilts. The only flowers seem to be a china rose, a wisteria, a bignonia. Amid castle ruins remodelled as a Belvedere to overlook the view. A stunning central focus of a giant white statue of a Granduke...More

Thank CG N
Reviewed August 6, 2016

It is a nice quite garden to visit when you are in this lovely hilltop village. But not worth a special trip to see.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

When you have a drink at Bar Central in San Quirico, you can always take a look at this garden, it is nice, but nothing really out of the ordinary.

Thank Luk V
Reviewed June 16, 2016

A must see while in San Quirico d'Orcia. A beautifully and well kept garden right in the center of the town! Very peaceful and serene.

Thank CynthiaL1963
Reviewed May 26, 2016

Had lunch in San Quirico and ventured through town..ended up at the Cathedral and turned around and saw the park and thought i would go check it out and was glad i did. Is a very beautiful spot..with the italianate garden..the well manicured hedges with...More

Thank mooresy2
Reviewed May 23, 2016

As stated in previous reviews, it is not perfectly maintained. Still, it holds a special place in my heart; we sat on the bench, enjoyed the sun end the peaceful setting, almost drunk of the scents of blossoming trees and roses. A true retreat as...More

Thank Simonca
Reviewed February 21, 2016

Beautiful Italian garden in a small park within the village medioeval walls. A place for a short stroll and for some relax.

Thank Guido V
Reviewed January 25, 2016

The Horti Leonini are spread along the border of the entire historical center of San Quirico. It is very well-kept and has a delightful atmosphere, even in the Winter.

Thank Fabiola M
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