Today, the complex of the Holy Mount of San Vivaldo with the Church and the Monastery, is a part of the municipality of Montaione, which town - a pleasant vollage with its 3500 inhabitants - is only few kilometres far from the Jerusalem of Tuscany.
Some information about Montaione
Montaione is situated in the heart of Tuscany, in the district of Florence, at 341 meters above the sea level which economy is mainly based on tourism, thank to an uncontaminated and huge territory and with a rich heritage of art, history and culture, maybe less famous, but with a priceless value like San VivaldoFor that reason, the Municipality of Montaione, since always careful to the safeguard and enhancement of its own territory, invite all the people who decide to spend an holiday in Tuscany, to visit the artistic heritage of San Vivaldo.
Where to stay and where to eat
It's possible to take advantage of a visit in San Vivaldo to admire the other cultural and artistic heritage in the nearby like Certaldo, San Gimignano, Volterra and Monteriggioni that are only few minutes far away from Montaione, or just to allow yourself a relaxing holiday.
In Montaione, where are more than 80 different kinds of accommodations with more than 2600 beds you will be able to choose between self-catering apartments, hotels, bed and breakfast and farmhouses.
We also remember to the visitors that there is a wide range of restaurants, one of them is inside the Monastery of San Vivaldo, and where it will be possible to taste the typical Tuscan and Montaione's cooking.
Whatever will be your budget or your needs, Montaione give you a warm welcome and invite you to spend a pleasant and unforgettable holiday.