Your Authentic Tuscan Experience Off the Beaten Path
(100 Km 1h15 min) The foundation of the original Benedictine monastery dates to the time of Charlemagne. We suggest to visit it during a trip in Val d'Orcia..
We suggest to visit it during a trip in Val d'Orcia. In the Abbey of Sant'Antimo ( Montalcino - Siena ) resides a community of Canons Regular of Prémontré , also called White Canons , as recalled by their dress completely white , or Norbertini named after their founder Saint Norbert . On December 25, 1121, Norberto and his followers settled in Prémontré in northern France . The Latin name of this place , Premonstratum , hence the name of the Premonstratensians , who lead a common life according to the model proposed by the Apostles and the rule of St. Augustine . Sant'Antimo is a photographer's paradise , where nature , architecture and people intertwine and merge . We want to give you the opportunity to know our reality through the image . Perhaps it is the easiest and most immediate way to know Sant'Antimo