San Giuliano Terme

San Giuliano Terme San Giuliano Terme

The name of San Giuliano Terme is inextricably linked to the spa and its mineral waters, whose healing properties were already known to the Romans. The period of splendor of the spa, however, was the nineteenth century, when the "Bagni di Pisa" would meet the European nobility and leading personalities from the literary world as Montaigne, Alfieri, Byron and Shelley.

Today, the water of San Giuliano is ideal for combating diseases of the respiratory system and strengthen the immune system. The health club and spa of Bagni di Pisa restored - San Giuliano Terme offers a variety of programs and treatments

San Giuliano Terme Ripafratta il Cassero The municipality of San Giuliano Terme encloses a large area rich in artistic, historical and natural, bounded by the rivers Arno and Serchio and extended from the slopes of Monti Pisani until Migliarino San Rossore Massaciuccoli. Have been recently established two protected areas of local interest (ANPIL): The Valley of the Springs area, who wants to protect sources el 'Medici aqueduct (XIV century), and the scenic area of Mount Castle, which contains about forty species of orchids. The appearance of the Monti Pisani has been much altered over the centuries, passing from the original forest of chestnut and fruit trees to the terraces for the production of olive oil quality, so that by the same name goes here Oil Road .

San Giuliano Terme - Ripafratta, Cassero San Giuliano Terme is also the starting point for tours of historical and architectural interest: the Rock of Ripafratta, for centuries the scene of conflict between Pisa and Lucca, the Romanesque churches of Rigoli (VIII) Pugnano and (XI), the Hermitage of Rupecava.

The strong point of the territory are also many villas and historic houses built between the fifteenth and nineteenth-century Pisan and Florentine families attracted by the nature and mild climate. Some of them have been restored and converted into tourist facilities or for ceremonies and conferences.

September is the ideal month for events: the September Sangiulianese offers a full calendar of events and entertainments for all tastes, both in the capital than in villages.