Abbazia Di San Galgano

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  • Address: Localita San Galgano, 167, 53012 Chiusdino SI, Italy, Siena
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +39-0577756738
  • Ticket Price: 2 EUR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: View Point, Family And Kids, Architecture , Heritage Building

The majestic ruins of Abbey of San Galgano were found in the valley of the river Merse. It was built by the Cistercian monks and was dedicated to St. Galganus. This 13th century abbey was built in the gothic style and was once a wealthy, thriving church that was later left to ruins until recent restorations. The abbey declined in the 16th century due to a long period of corruption. As of now, an empty shell remains of what was once a beautiful church.

How to Reach Abbazia Di San Galgano

  • Nearest Bus Stop: San Galgano, Bivio S.Galgano Opp.

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  • Agriturismo San Galgano
  • Bivio S.Galgano Opp.

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  • Abbazia Di San Galgano Address: Localita San Galgano, 167, 53012 Chiusdino SI, Italy, Siena
  • Abbazia Di San Galgano Contact Number: +39-0577756738
  • Abbazia Di San Galgano Timing: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Abbazia Di San Galgano Price: 2 EUR
  • Best time to visit Abbazia Di San Galgano(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Abbazia Di San Galgano: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 77.03% of people who visit Siena include Abbazia Di San Galgano in their plan

  • 71.53% of people start their Abbazia Di San Galgano visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Abbazia Di San Galgano

Monday, Thursday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Abbazia Di San Galgano

People normally club together Via Assisi and Siena Cathedral while planning their visit to Abbazia Di San Galgano.

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Abbazia Di San Galgano Reviews & Ratings

  • Highly recommended. It is an very impressiv old building. And the way the sun shines through the antique windows simply amazed me. You do have to pay 4€ to get in but it is totally fine for the things you get to see. I would definitely go there again.

  • Beautiful huge structure, breathtaking!! Great for photoshoots and/or to get away from the busier cities. It is generally very quiet and feels very peaceful.

  • I love buildings with atmosphere. As there is no roof, the play of sun and shadow under the arcs was magical. A wedding just took place there, they will have beautiful photos.

  • Beautiful architecture and incredible history all rolled into one. It's a bit of an hill to see the sword in the stone but is interesting though.

  • Beautiful setting for an historic site. Combined with the hermitage of St Galvani, it makes a good trip from Stigliano and anywhere this side of Siena.

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