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5 stars Castles Hotels
Castello di Tornano - Gaiole in Chianti
For your Holiday in chianti farmhouse accommodation between Chianti hills in appartment or suite, confort and relax, in the heart of tuscany...
5 stars Hotels Relais
Relais Santa Croce - Firenze Florence
An age-old palace from the 1700's, with frescos on the ceilings, high quality comfort and professional staff at your service. Luxury and refinement in the heart of Florence, between Santa Croce Basilica and the Duomo...
Countrysides Houses, Relais and Villas
Borgo la Bagnaia Resort & Spa - Località Bagnaia (Siena)
Borgo la Bagnaia was once a tiny medieval village which has now been converted in to a luxury hotel. The atmosphere of the country estate can still very much be felt...

La Canonica di Cortine - Barberino Val D'Elsa

In the area of Barberino Val d’Elsa, on the summit of a hill, 310 metres above sea level lie a group of houses and a villa which preserve the name of the ancient 'Castello di Cortine' (Castle of Cortine) attested to it in 1037...
Antica Dimora Residenza d'Arte - Torrita di Siena
The Residenza d'Arte is situated in the town of Torrita di Siena, a 14th century village in stone a few kilometers from Siena, Pienza, Montepulciano, and Cortona...
frRelais delle Picchiaie - Portoferraio Isola d' Elba island
Situated on the top of a hill, amidst the deep green of pine trees and the silvery green of century-old cork-oaks, the Relais offers a breathtaking panorama that sweeps over the beautiful town of Portoferraio and its port before dissolving into the bright blues of the sea...
frRelais Palazzo di Luglio - Sansepolcro
The Palazzo di Luglio Relais is located in Tuscany and it's 3 km from downtown Sansepolcro (birthplace of Piero della Francesca)...
frRelais della Rovere - Colle di Val d'Elsa
Relais della Rovere, the first mention of the structure is in documents dating back to the early XI century, when the territory upon which it is built belonged to the Bishop of Volterra, feudatory of the Holy Roman Empire...
frVilla Dievole - Castelnuovo Berardenga
The heart of Tuscany, southern Chianti Classico, Siena’s hillcountry, and the Etruscan hamlet of Vagliagli, are home to the 411 hectares fenced private Dievole estate...
frRelais Borgo Scopeto - Vagliagli
Relais Borgo Scopeto is a traditional and characteristic Tuscan estate overlooking the famous city of Siena located a short distance away...
frResidence il Cassero - Lucignano
Vacation apartments are ideal for a holiday in Tuscany. The apartments of Il Cassero provide atmosphere and comfort that hotels cannot match...
frRelais Villa Belpoggio - Loro ciuffenna
Relais Villa Belpoggio is a beautiful historical house, located on the slopes of Pratomagno mountains, right in the middle of the triangle connecting Florence (35 km.) to Arezzo (33 km.) and Siena (50 km.)...
frRelais del Lago - Capannori
Set on the hills of Lucca along the wine road from Montecarlo just to Matraia, this is an ancient stone country house built about 1600...
4 stars Castles Hotels
Castello di Leonina Relais - Asciano
The Castle of Leonina is located in the heart of the well-known Siennese Crete, dry air, limpid view on sweet rolling hills with no woods but occasional cypresses and wheat plantations...
Castelletto di Montebenichi - Bucine
A luxury hotel in an antique castle in the heart of Chianti that houses several artistic and historical treasures. For an unforgettable holiday in the gentle Tuscan countryside, surrounded by works of art and high quality comforts...
Relais Castel Bigozzi - Monteriggioni
You'lle Enjoy yourself and relax in the Tuscany countryside,without forsaking accommodation quality. The apartments have been renovated maintainingthe original elements of a 1200 residence and offer heating, air conditioning,hydromassage baths or showers, and swimming pool in an exclusive, naturalsetting...
Castello di Meleto - Gaiole in Chianti
Like a fairytale, Meleto Castle announces itself in the enchanting Chianti landscape at the end of a pleasant driveway lined with cypresses and junipers, amid sun-kissed fields and vineyards...
Castello di Spaltenna - Gaiole in Chianti
Spaltenna is an ancient feudal hamlet consisting of the church with its bell tower dated from the IX century, the adjacent castle and a small group of houses, a splendid example of medieval architecture...
3 stars Castles Hotels
Castello di Cafaggio - Impruneta, Firenze - Florence
Rising among the Chianti hills, surrounded by olives, vines and ancient woodland, is the thirteenth century Castello di Cafaggio...
Castello di Bibbione - San Casciano in Val di Pesa Florence
In the heart of Tuscany, Chianti region, between Florence and Siena Art Wine and food Relax Nature...
Castles
Castello di Lamole Country House - Greve in Chianti
The Castle of Lamole is an ideal base to visit the most important Tuscan art cities, the Chianti places full with art and culture and the towns famous for their wines...
frCastello di Spedaletto - Loc. Spedaletto Pienza
In the country near Siena there are places almost unknown, whose name, printed on a paper, make your heart beat, lost places among the Tuscan hills, where the luxurious nature with its thousands of colours and shades make you recall the past memories and make you dream...
3 stars Historical Houses
frHotel Villa Casagrande - Figline Valdarno Firenze - Florence
Figline Valdarno a medieval village of the 12th century is located in the middle of the triangle made up of Siena, Arezzo and Florence...
 
Territory: The region stretches over the slopes of the Apennines, in front of the Tyrrhenian Sea. The Tuscan landscape is mainly mountainous and hilly, with a flat area beside the sea (the Maremma). The coastline presents different aspects, offering both long sandy expanses and headlands. In front of the coast there are the small enchanting islands of the Tuscan archipelago. Cities: Florence is the capital of Tuscany. Other important cities are Siena, Pisa, Arezzo, Pistoia, Lucca, Livorno, Grosseto, Massa Carrara. Art: Tuscany is unrivaled as a cradle of all-time art. One can find examples of every age and style: from the Etruscan civilization (Fiesole, Chiusi, Volterra, Populonia) to Roman monuments and ruins; from the Romanesque architecture to the impressive Gothic cathedrals, to the exceptional artistic explosion of the Renaissance. Museums: Florence has preserved its masterpieces and great works of architecture over the centuries. The most important collection of paintings in the world is offered by the Uffizi Gallery; visitors can enter the very interesting Designs and Print Room; the collection of self-portraits. Great paintings can be seen in the Gallery of Palazzo Pitti, with Tiziano’s and Raffaello’s masterpieces. Florence also has the Museum of the Costume and the Museum of the Carriages; the beautiful Italian gardens can be admired in the Giardino di Boboli. In the Museum of the Opera del Duomo the famous "Pietà" by Michelangelo can be admired. Then, there are the Museum of the Bargello, St. Mark’s Museum, the Academy Gallery and the Ethnologic Museum Stibbert. Pisa, an ancient Roman naval base and maritime republic, has the Museum of the Sinopie, which holds the preparatory drawings for the frescoes, and the National Museum of St. Matteo. Siena is a well-preserved medieval city; here there are the Civic Museum, which houses the Histories of Alexander III, the Museum of the Opera Metropolitana and the Pinacoteca Nazionale, with Senese painting. Tradition and art are strong everywhere: in Arezzo the Gallery and the Medieval and Modern Museum can be visited. To be visited: In addition to art, Tuscany offers outstanding nature sceneries, such as the National Park of the Argentario and the Isola of Elba. In Siena there is the beautiful Piazza del Campo. In Florence there are the fifteenth-century shops on the Ponte Vecchio. Pisa has the Campo dei Miracoli, with the famous Leaning Tower (content taken from ENIT )

 

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Sights to see and main destinations

frGaiole in Chianti

During the Middle Ages it was an important market place, developed along the road for Valdarno...

frFirenze

Firenze is situated on the Appenines slopes, on a plain crossed by the Arno and surrounded by green hills, that are typical of Toscana...

frLocalità Bagnaia (Siena)

Wildlife including fawn, deer, leverets and pheasants wander freely in Borgo...

frBarberino Val D'Elsa

Barberino Val d' Elsa is a common one of 3.864 inhabitants of the province of Florence...

frTorrita di Siena

Not only for the name, but also for the long features of ancient cerchia the building, where the four characteristic doors are opened...

frPortoferraio Isola d' Elba island

E' the main landing place of the Island and one between the tourist ports more assets of Italy...

frSansepolcro

The belltowers of the Church of San Francesco and of the Badia, the present-day...

frCastelnuovo Berardenga

It's the most southern commune in Chianti. Castelnuovo belonged to the Berardenga family...

frVagliagli

Vagliagli, ancient village of XIII the century, is situated to 511 meters of altitude, along the provincial road that leads to Radda in Chianti...

frLucignano

Lucignano, small village of the southern Tuscany, represents one of the examples more extraordinary than medieval urban planning, for its system to elliptic...
The mountain territory on the Village of Loro, ever changing and charming in its natural landscapes...

frCapannori

The immense territory of the common Capannori extends between the pisani Plateau of the Pizzorne, Mounts and flat of Lucca...

frAsciano

The territory of the common one of Asciano is found to the center of that argillaceous hill system, to south-east of Siena...

frBucine

The territory of the town of Bucine is situated in the zone where the last mountains of Chianti meet the upper Arno River Valley, on the banks of the Ambra...

frMonteriggioni

Monteriggioni is without doubt one of the most classical and best known Italian walled town...

frSan Casciano in Val di Pesa Florence

Tuscany Charming is the most important elective association of Tuscany charming and luxury...

frGreve in Chianti

In the heart of Tuscany, between two large cities of art, Florence and Siena, lies the territory of the Chianti Classico. In the heart of the Chianti...

frLoc. Spedaletto Pienza

The history of Pienza closely is tied its founder: Pope Pio II, to the century...

frFigline Valdarno Firenze - Florence

Figline Valdarno lies in a beautiful Tuscan valley just 25 kilometres south of Florence...
 

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