Chiusi della Verna, a small mountain village at 1000 m. above sea level, known all over the world for its Franciscan Sanctuary of La Verna, place where St. Francis of Assisi received the stigmata in 1224. Place of life also by Michelangelo Buonarroti: at that time his father was Podestà of two feuds, Caprese Michelangelo and Chiusi della Verna.

Entrance door for the “Foreste Casentinesi Monte Falterona Campigna National Park”.

HOW TO GET

FROM NORTH

Take the A1 Autostrada del Sole motorway, follow the Ancona direction, continue on the A14 motorway, exit at Cesena Nord, continue on the SS3 BIS / E45, exit at Pieve Santo Stefano Nord, cross Pieve Santo Stefano and continue on the SP / 208 for Chiusi della Verna.

Take the A1 Autostrada del Sole motorway, exit at Firenze Sud, continue on the SS / 67 to Pontassieve, take the SS / 70 to Consuma and continue to Poppi, Bibbiena and then follow the signs for Chiusi della Verna.

FROM SOUTH

Take the A1 Autostrada del Sole motorway towards Florence, exit at Orte, follow the Cesena direction, continue on the SS / 204 and then SS / 675, exit towards Cesena, continue on the SS 3BIS / E45, exit at Pieve Santo Stefano Sud, cross Pieve Santo Stefano and continue on the SP / 208 for Chiusi della Verna.

Take the A1 Autostrada del Sole motorway, exit at Arezzo, continue on the SS / 71 for Bibbiena and follow the signs for Chiusi della Verna.