The Montegualandro fortress

The Montegualandro fortress, perched 450 metres over sea level, dominates the hills west of Tuoro. Nowadays, the entire estate is private and closed to occasional visitors, but remains nevertheless worth a walk around the walls, which afford scenic views over the lake and the plains of Tuscany. […]

Tower of Vernazzano

Just after Vernazzano there is a smaller, older settlement, from which one may see a tower, which can only be reached by scampering up a narrow path. The tower is all that remains of a castle set […]