Certaldo is a marvellous, medieval town known around the world because the famous Giovanni Boccaccio came from here.
Quaint squares, towers, lanes and buildings rich with history and charm….surpassing these walls is like taking a step back in time, reliving the sensations and traditions of the past. Certaldo is a popular choice with many Italian and international couples wishing to celebrate their wedding in Tuscany.
For couples wanting a civil ceremony the grand interior of the atrium within the majestic Palazzo Pretorio, which dominates the main street of the small town, awaits or the beautiful ex Chiesa SS Tommaso e Prospero, which is situated next to the building.
From the big towers of the Palazzo Pretorio you can marvel at the view of the Tuscan countryside, Santa Maria Novella, Luccardo, Semifonte and all the enticing places having big historical interests.
Certaldo is a unchanged medieval walled village with old origin, it was founded by the Etruscan and Roman. Certaldo and its magnificent treasures await you and your destination wedding in Tuscany
Outside the palace the ancient brick buildings, towers and fortifications together with the terraced garden and the walkway provide a splendid view stretching from the hills of the Certaldo valley and all the way to San Gimignano and are a unique setting for unforgettable photos. There are lovely churches and intimate country chapels for Legal Catholic Ceremonies in the surrounding country area. Many Roman style churches are located on hilltops with amazing views of the spectacular countryside, like a 12th century Pieve, which is a magnificent Roman style church.
Close to Certaldo we offer accommodation in Castle, wineyard"s and other, you can chose to hold your wedding reception in a fantastic wineyard or a Castle or on a great terrace in Certaldo with a stunning view up to San Gimignano