Figline Valdarno

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Figline Valdarno
Comune di Figline Valdarno
Coat of arms of Figline Valdarno
Coat of arms
Figline Valdarno is located in Italy
Figline Valdarno
Figline Valdarno
Location of Figline Valdarno in Italy
Coordinates: 43°37′N 11°28′E / 43.617°N 11.467°E / 43.617; 11.467
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Metropolitan city Florence (FI)
Frazioni Brollo, Celle San Leo, Cesto, Gaglianella, Gaville, Matassino, Pavelli, Ponte agli Stolli, Porcellino, Restone, San Donato in Avane, San Martino Altoreggi, Stecco, Tartigliese
 • Mayor Riccardo Nocentini (PD)
 • Total 71.7 km2 (27.7 sq mi)
Elevation 126 m (413 ft)
Population (31 December 2013)
 • Total 17,136
 • Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Figlinesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 50063
Dialing code 055
Patron saint St. Romulus
Website Official website
Pieve of San Romolo, at Gaville.

Figline Valdarno (Italian pronunciation: [fiʎˈʎiːne valˈdarno]) was a comune (municipality) in the Province of Florence in the Italian region of Tuscany, located about 25 kilometres (16 mi) southeast of Florence. As of 31 December 2013, it had a population of 17,136 and an area of 71.7 square kilometres (27.7 sq mi).[1] The municipality is the birthplace of Marsilio Ficino.

Since January 1st, 2014 the comune has been united with Incisa in Val d'Arno in one new municipality called Figline e Incisa Valdarno.

Figline Valdarno borders the following municipalities: Castelfranco di Sopra, Cavriglia, Greve in Chianti, Incisa in Val d'Arno, Pian di Scò, Reggello, San Giovanni Valdarno.

Main sights[edit]

  • Church of San Pietro al Terreno, known from 1148, restored in the 18th century
  • Chapel of Villa di San Cerbone, with an Annunciation by Il Cigoli
  • Collegiate Church of Santa Maria, with a panel by the Master of Figline (after 1317)
  • Convent and Church of St. Francis
  • Monastery of Santa Croce
  • Pieve of San Romolo at Gaville, a Romanesque church with a rich sculptural decoration
  • Abbey of San Cassiano


The town is well served by the station with frequent trains to Florence and Arezzo. Near the station there is a bus terminal that connects Figline with the towns nearby.

Twin towns[edit]


  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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