Pitigliano was already frequented and inhabited in Etruscan times. Numerous settlements were founded here, excavated in the tuff, attested as dating back to the late Bronze Age (12th-11th century BC).
One of the most beautiful townships in Italy
Today, Pitigliano is a popular tourist destination, thanks to the uniqueness of its old town centre. Hence its inclusion in the list of the most beautiful settlements in Italy that as drawn up by the association of Italian municipalities, ANCI.