Located in the heart of Tuscany, in the province of Pistoia, Montecatini Terme is one of the most famous spa towns in Italy.
The elegant Belle-Époque atmosphere of the early 20th century, when the rich and famous would holiday here, still surrounds you today. The glorious Art Nouveau buildings, which flank the avenues, have marked the history of the town.
It continues to be a top destination spot for those in search of relaxation and wellness.
Meet the guide and visit:
– Some of the spa resorts, including the spectacular Terme Tettuccio. This splendid palazzo with a grand colonnade was built in 1927 and is the center of spa life in town. An entrance fee is required.
– Palazzo Comunale (Town Hall), it was completed in 1920 and houses works by prominent Art Nouveau artists, Galileo Chini and Luigi Arcangeli
– Grand Hotel & La Pace, has been a landmark of the town since the second-half of the 19th century. It underwent various renovations at the beginning of the 20th century and in 1904, the Salone delle Feste (Banquet Hall) was inaugurated. The Salone was frescoed by Galileo Chini who also designed the windows
It is possible to change or add to the Montecatini Terme tour by including a visit to Montecatini Alto, where Montecatini originated
Please note: Entrance fees are extra