Metropolitan City of Florence
The Metropolitan City of Florence province occupies a total geographical area of 3,514 square kilometres including the city of Florence itself, the regional capital of Tuscany.
Within the province there are 44 provincial towns, known as communes (comune singular or comuni plural in Italian), containing a total population of just under a million inhabitants.
Among the highlights of the province are the hill towns of Fiesole and Certaldo, Lake Bilancino, the historic town of Scarperia and the Mugello region.
Neighbouring provinces: Prato, Pistoia, Lucca, Pisa, Siena, Arezzo, Ravenna, Metropolitan City of Bologna, Forlì-Cesena
Neighbouring region: Emilia Romagna