DESCRIPTION OF THE METALLIFEROUS HILLS
area in southern Tuscany after Amiata.
Its peaks reach to 1000m and higher: Le Cornate, Poggio di Montieri and Poggio di Prata are amongst the best known.
The medieval towns of Massa Marittima, Montieri, Gerfalco, Travale, Prata, Roccatederighi,
Sassofortino are gems set in the rocks.
EXPLORING PEAKS OF PRATA - 13 KM
This is a panoramic trail looking down over the village of Prata beneath before heading into the forest. These peaks are in the western part of the Metallifere hills and in good weather conditions, we can look over the hills to see the coastline of the Tirrenian, Mount Amiata, Lake Accesa and the plains of the Maremma.