This old farm, set in the unique Tuscan landscape, lies in the centre of the triangle Firenze-Siena-Arezzo. It is the perfect place to relax and enjoy nature, and also the ideal base from which to enjoy the cultural heritage of Tuscany. Without trying to exhaustively list the great variety of places of interest in this region, with its many historic cities, splendid natural landscapes and a high amount of smaller wonderful towns, we here provide some brief suggestions for trips, wishing you a happy stay, full of excitement.
For those who would like to visit this magnificent capital of Renaissance without having to find a parking space for your car, we would recommend to use the train. A direct line from Figline Valdarno station allows you in around 20 minutes to reach Santa Maria Novella station located in the heart of Florence.
One of the most beautiful medieval towns of central Italy, in the middle of the exquisite Chianti region. Hub of the city is Piazza del Campo, with its unique shell shape. The square hosts the famous horse race 'Palio'. If you don't mind the crowds, you can take part in this folkloristic experience every year in the months of July and August.
This delightful town of ancient origin, once an important Etruscan and then Roman centre, preserves all the charm of its distinguished past. Its main monuments are enriched by Medieval and Renaissance works by famous artists, including Cimabue and Piero della Francesca. If you visit the first Sunday of the month, you'll find the Antique Market, which is very popular among antique collectors.
Only a few kilometres from the property you'll find the beautiful Abbey of Vallombrosa, surrounded by a forest declared Natural Reserve, a starting point for various trekking routes in Pratomagno.
PIEVE DI SAN PIERO A CASCIA
Among the many Roman churches located nearby, we would like to mention the church of San Pietro at Cascia with its famous altar piece "Trittico di S.Giovenale" by Masaccio.
For shopping lovers, only 13 km away from the property you'll find the luxurious outlet The Mall, with a selection of the most exclusive international fashion brands.
Azienda Agricola La Torre del Dott. Castellano Castellani | via della Torre 171, 50066 Vaggio di Reggello (Fi)
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