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Heart and Soul of Cortona

Like every historical town in rural Italy there is a central meeting point which is the hub of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Perth, Australia
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center of cortona for shops and restaurants

We stayed in Cortona area for three weeks. This piazza and the adjacent garibaldi Piazza are the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Roger C
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All reviews gelato watch the world beautiful square lovely shops city hall great place to people watch main square under the tuscan sun delightful place steps leading talented guitarist pastry shops flea market to sit and people watch free wine tasting clock tower wine shop
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Like every historical town in rural Italy there is a central meeting point which is the hub of activity for most things and Piazza della Repubblica is no different for Cortona. There are so many small unique shops selling beautifully made local products, bars, cafes,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Cortona area for three weeks. This piazza and the adjacent garibaldi Piazza are the main area for shops and restaurants. These two piazzas are relatively flat most of Cortona is hilly. there is a market day one day a week through both...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Roger C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Cortona while staying at villa La Mucchia at the foot of the town. it is the nicest panorama I ever saw, as well as the place of the lord of cortona during the past centuries.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Piazza Della Repubblica is the main piazza in Cortona. It’s a great place to sit and people watch. Many restaurant and shops along the Piazza to enjoy. We loved Cortona!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Katherine8183
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

A perfect location in Italy! The town, people restaurants and shops are lovely and a place that shouldn’t be missed. Location is a perfect place to visit nearby towns on day trips. Our three week vacation this summer based in Cortona was full of wonderful...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Great piazza with restaurants,gelato and a supermarket. I found a great fruit store where the owner selected the best peaches for me. Some great shopping around this area.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

When you in Cortona thier lots to see ,get a map best go around by foot .And if you would like to longer Casa Kita bnb ,is a must 😊😊😊

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank psmeed
Reviewed 8 October 2018

The center of town and a great place to get a gelato and sit on the steps and just watch the world go by.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Allie02
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This is a lovely center of the town of Cortona. There is always a free wine tasting going on and usually other foodie events. We were able to attend the chocolate festival!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Culture815804
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

This piazza with buildings that seem untouched for well over a hundred years is one of the important meeting places in this wonderful small town. Every tourist will come here and be enchanted

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from 1937Max | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea as I have never been there in the winter. If the restaurants are operating, then of course they would be heated. If you were well rugged up then it might be worth a visit. It would depend on the locals. See if... More