Surroundings

Casole d’Elsa

The ancient castle of Casole d’Elsa is recalled from the beginning of the eleventh century as an important stronghold of the bishops of Volterra. Passed under the dominion of Siena following the Battle of Montaperti (1260), From the sixteenth century the story of Casole follow those of the Grand Duchy of Tuscany and then the new Italian State.