Compiobbi is within easy reach of many of Florence’s attractions. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Villa Gamberaia and the iconic Cathedral of Fiesole. And don’t miss Teatro Romano and Villa Medici.
From here, it's just 5 miles (8 kilometers) to one of the city’s most photographed visitor attractions, 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 central attractions, including Ponte Vecchio and the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.
You’ll find plenty of interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Compiobbi. Spend a while browsing the exhibits at the Academy of Fine Arts, the Sinagoga and Jewish Museum and Bargello Museum. See local and touring artists live on stage at the La Pergola Theater. Often talked about galleries, include Academy Gallery, Uffizi Gallery and the Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri.
If the sun is out, follow the locals and make the most of the nearby green spaces. Take some time out to see the locals at their relaxed best in public parks such as the Florence Botanical Gardens.
Destinations such as the Piazza della Signoria, Piazzale Michelangelo and Orsanmichele make great places to visit while you are in the area. Learn more about the events of the past by exploring some heritage sites, such as Strozzi Palace and the Santa Maria Novella Basilica and Museum. The San Lorenzo Church, the Church of Santa Maria Maggiore and the Church of Sant'Ambrogio offer visitors to Florence the opportunity to better understand the role religion has played in the area.
Add to your wardrobe, stock up on groceries or just people-watch at nearby shopping hotspots such as the San Lorenzo Market.
There are a number of fun options for child free travellers here, for example the Castello del Trebbio.
After enjoying the charms of Compiobbi, rest up in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Nh Porta Rossa, the Grand Hotel Baglioni, or the Hotel Laurus al Duomo.