Situated about 600 m above sea level, This fortress dominated all the area against sieges, the famous one was by the Borgia family in 1503, in 1555 was concord by the Medici.
The fortress stands on an enormous mass of rock and surrounded by century oak trees.
The fortress is open to public from 15 April till 1st October :
July,August: 10-12.30, 15-19
September Tuesday to Friday only afternoons 15.30-17.00 Saturday,Sunday also mornings 10-12.30
tickets: adult euro 3, children under 6 or adults above 65 euro 2 Museum and castle: euro 5