Settignano is a popular place to head to while you are in Florence as many of the city’s star attractions are within easy driving distance. Among the most interesting places to see are the fascinating Villa Gamberaia and the incredible Cathedral of Fiesole. And don’t miss Teatro Romano and Villa Medici.
Coming from here, it's just 4 miles (6 kilometers) to one of the city's most talked about sights, the Statue of David.
There is a lot to discover in Florence’s city center, so be sure to pay a visit to some of the other iconic attractions, including Ponte Vecchio and the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.
You’ll find some interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Settignano. Visit some of the interesting artistic and historic collections including the Academy of Fine Arts, the Sinagoga and Jewish Museum and Bargello Museum. Book seats for a couple of the spectacular live shows at the La Pergola Theater. Popular art galleries, include Academy Gallery and the Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri.
Get your body moving out-of-doors at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. If you're in need of a green oasis check out the Florence Botanical Gardens.
Florence has some unique attractions such as Piazzale Michelangelo, the Piazza del Duomo and the San Miniato al Monte. Admire some of the holy places such as the San Lorenzo Church and the Church of Sant'Ambrogio. Admire the beautiful craftsmanship and gain a deeper understanding of the impotence of faith in Settignano.
Finding somewhere suitable to unpack your bags close to the Settignano area is easy. Check out the rooms and rates at the San Gallo Palace Hotel, the Plaza Hotel Lucchesi, or the Grand Hotel Cavour.