What to do in August in Umbria e Tuscany: events, activities for adults and kids, concerts and wineries
CITTA’ DELLA PIEVE
IL PALIO DEI TERZIERI
AN HISTORICAL CHALLENGE AND A UNIQUE MEDIEVAL EVENT
Il Palio dei Terzieri, held in Citta’ della Pieve (Umbria), is a traditional medieval archery challenge; the “Terzieri” represented three different social classes of that time. Enjoy a good wine and a typical umbrian tuscan dishes in a medieval inn, while you are waiting for the next battle.
It won’t be unusual to meet a knight, while you are walking in the street!
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Corsa delle Botti
A unique historical medieval challenge
Il “Bravio delle Botti” in Montepulciano (Tuscany), is another historical reenactment and a traditional challenge, in honor of “San Giovanni Decolatto”, patron of the village.”Bravium” was the winner’s award, who was a Painted cloth with an imagine of the saint.The game consisted in rolling and pushing barrels of 80Kg each along a route of 1800 metres, until the final stop, “Il Duomo di Piazza Grande”
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An historical challenge and unique medival event
“Il Palio” di Siena (Tuscany)