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Pieve di San Leolino

Localita San Leolino 1, 50022 Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
+39 055 852003
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Beautiful, ancient rural church

We were recommended this little place by friends who live locally. It's a real little gem, with a... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
James M
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Boston, Massachusetts
Worth a quick visit...

Worth a quick visit particularlyif you're staying in Panzano - a nice example of a local church but... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Alan D
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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  • Average12%
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Localita San Leolino 1, 50022 Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
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+39 055 852003
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

We were recommended this little place by friends who live locally. It's a real little gem, with a lovely view across the Panzano valley and, inside, some interesting art works, some of them very ancient. Peaceful, timeless spot.

Thank James M
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Worth a quick visit particularlyif you're staying in Panzano - a nice example of a local church but not as splendid as some others in the region.

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

This church was a beautiful and Quaint place of worship. It conjures up so many visions and thoughts of the Old World.

Thank Karl B
Reviewed 4 December 2016

.... and this is the case of the San Leolino "pieve" in Panzano In fact we learn from historical sources that this isn't a church like so many, but a "pieve". Namely, a church which - at least in Northern and Central Italy - in...More

1  Thank Brun066
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This is a pretty church, and if you are already doing something in Panzano, it is worth a visit. It is located at the very top of the hill on the main street through town, so a pretty hard walk if you have parked on...More

Thank FDMChianti
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived to part take in mass. Instead we lite our candles and I had no prayers available only a sence of lightness. A spartan church, just how I love them.

Thank M C
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This ancient church stands on a high point on a pilgrimage route commanding panoramic views over breathtakingly glorious countryside

Thank Harrygolucky
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Nestled in the beautiful tuscan hills worth a visit. You can walk to the church or drive parking is available

Thank Glenyse F
Reviewed 20 April 2016

That people can retain a lifestyle so fundamentally sound and relatively undistracted for as long as is mirrored in their simple yet sturdy local church seems both amazing and inspirational. We visit the calm; their life is infused in it. Here similar establishments share in...More

Thank preglad
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Panzano is in the center of Chianti and San Leolino is an example of a small church dating back about 900 DC at least. It's small of course, but it is characteristic of the period. The view from the front toward the Chianti valley is...More

Thank annebarbetti
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46531bob
8 December 2016|
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Response from FDMChianti | Reviewed this property |
In the summer, Mass is at 5pm on Saturday and noon on Sunday. This may change in the fall and it would be good to check.
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