Querciatello Local sites
The canyon of the river Pavone few minutes from the house
Legend dates the origin of a small fortress on the site of Rocca Sillana to Roman times, named after the dictator Sulla (Silla>Sillana). The present tower can be dated back to 1067, the buildings of the enclosure to about 1200, while the external walls are from the 15th century. Entrance is free and the site is open each Saturday and Sunday from 15.30 to 18.30 (2 km). La Pieve, church ruin from 800 (3 km). The best local swim is at Masso delle Fanciulle a 500 long pool in the Pavone river that comes with a small waterfall (4 km).
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