A competitive nocturnal Urban Trail
Friday 29 September 2023
Start and finish: Piazza Grande - 6,7 Km 21:30
Departure from Piazza Grande in the direction of the Medici Fortress and, through the gardens, via Fiorenzuola Vecchia, towards Piazza Grande for a second passage, and then go along via Ricci, via di Talosa and, running alongside Palazzo Contucci, we enter via del Teatro half of which goes down via del Poggiolo, at the column of the theater turn left into via di Cagnano, via di Piè al sasso at the bottom of a steep 30mt slope and turn right into the downhill road of via del Poggiolo, into Piazza delle Erbe , via di Voltaia, via dell'Opio, via del Poliziano, via di Collazzi, via Piana and via di San Biagio that will take us to the splendid temple. Once you have passed the temple of San Biagio, the avenue of cypresses (via della Rimembranza) awaits you, followed by the long ascent of via di San Pietro. We will enter the village through via delle Case Nuove and via Borgo Buio. Finding us in front of the Torre del Pulcinella, we will cross a ring from via delle Rughe di Fuori, Colonna del Marzocco, from here the "Bravio delle Botti" pavement to the church of Santa Maria and via di San Donato for the last 400 m for the arrival in Piazza Grande.
A passage through the most beautiful and historic places of Montepulciano, Piazza Grande, the "good living room" of Montepulciano, the Fortress, with its small but pretty Italian garden, via del Teatro, where the beautiful Teatro Poliziano is, Porta delle Farine, which offers a splendid view of the Val di Chiana, passes in front of the Caffè Poliziano (historical locale) the beautiful temple of San Biagio and then along an avenue of cypress trees (via della Rimembranza), the Colonna del Marzocco and ends for the "Bravio delle Botti" route