Fiesole is one of the richest municipalities of Tuscany and has been considered a sort of gateway for the of Florence since the 14th century. This is the place where Giovanni Boccaccio set its Decameron.
Get the number 7 bus from San Marco piazza in Florence - Fiesole is the last stop. Tickets can be purchased from any tabacchi and cost between 1.20 and €2.
Fiesole is small, so best way to get around is on foot.
Remnants of Etruscan walls.
Fiesole walking tour - Guided walking tour of top Fiesole's attractions. At the end possibility to tasting typical Tuscan food and wine in a cozy restaurant placed in the central square.
Vinandro on the main square serves delicious typical Tuscan food and wine in a rustic ambience, desserts a particular speciality. Part of the Slow Food movement. Book ahead at the weekend.