Forte di Belvedere
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Head to this 16th century fort for a perfect break from the crowds and marvellous view
Fortress of the Medici period, for the Medici family it was also a summer resort. Connected to Palazzo Pitti through the Boboli Gardens. 360 ° panorama of Florence and surrounding hills. The view is more beautiful than that of the most famous Piazzale Michelangelo. Home to interesting contemporary…
The Forte di Belvedere or Fortezza di Santa Maria in San Giorgio del Belvedere (often called simply Belvedere) is a fortification. Today the grounds provide spectacular outlooks over Florence.