San Gimignano is known as the "city of the beautiful towers". At one time they were 72. Now there remains only 14. They tower over the Tuscan valley of Elsa and make this city an island of the Middle Ages in the contemporary world. Go to the collegiate church with frescoes, visit the City Museum and the surrounding expanse of vote from a height of 60 meter tower of the castle Torre Grossa. City convenient viewing at night when the streets are not roam the crowds of visitors on a day trip from Florence.