Greve in Chianti
Greve in Chianti: takes its name from the latin “Grevis” and like all the villages built in down hill has a more recent history compared to those built on hill tops. Greve was the commercial centre of the S. Cresci a Monteficalle district and after XIIIth C. had a relevant development as market place. With the institution of the “Chianti League” the territory was formed as follows. Panzano sided with Chianti League of Castellina, Greve became the capital of the League of Greve Valley and Chianti League. In XVIIIth C. Greve becomes town hall and slowly shows the present look. Many of the nearby Castles have become farms. A little bit more than 1 km from the famous triangular square you can still admire the Montefioralle Castle. Don't miss to visit! Markets in the square: Greve-Saturday morning, San Polo-. Feasts: Greve for Monday of Easter: old antiques market; in May in Greve: plans and flowers market; San Polo: iris fair; in September in Strada in Chianti: old fair; in October in Greve: old things market, Lucolena: chestnuts market. Holy Art Museum in Greve (winter: Thr-Fri 10-13 / Sat-Sun 15.30-18,30; summer: Thr-Fri 10-13 / Sat-Sun 16-20) reservation allowed to +39.055.854.62.87/99.
* Parish of San Donato a Mugnana
* Parish of San Leolino
* Parish of San Cresci
* Parish of San Pietro a Sillano