Farmhouse near Florence - Farmhouse near Siena


Farmhouse near Florence

Farmhouse near Florence Tuscany, Central Italy, is famous everywhere for its beautiful landscapes and smooth hills, with gorgeous views, between medieval villages, Renaissance castles and grain fields, inspiration for Renaissance poets and painters.

Between Apennines and blue Tyrrhenian sea, Tuscany is the soul of old Etruscan civilization and for his historical and artistic traditions it is appreciated everywhere. Famous are Michelangelo, Botticelli and Leonardo da Vinci Sculptures and monuments.

Farmhouse near Florence

Tuscany has an area of about 23,000 square kilometers (8,900 sq mi) and a population of about 3.75 million inhabitants. The regional capital is Florence. There are ten provinces: Arezzo, Florence, Grosseto, Livorno, Lucca, Massa-Carrara, Pisa, Pistoia, Prato and Siena.

Farmhouse near Florence Florence is the most populous city in Tuscany, with approximately 370,000 inhabitants, expanding to over 1.5 million in the metropolitan area. It is famous for its history and especially its importance in the Middle Age and during the Renaissance and for its cultural heritage. Its historic center, declared a World Heritage Site UNESCO, attracts millions of tourists each year and Florence also contains numerous museums and art galleries, such as the Uffizi Gallery and the Pitti Palace amongst others, and still exerts an influence in the fields of art, culture and politics. Then the city welcomes the numerous tourist in villa Florence famous farmhouse.

Siena is one of the nation's most visited tourist attractions, with over 163,000 international arrivals. The main sights are Siena's Cathedral, Duomo, the shell-shaped Piazza del Campo and Palio horse, a traditional medieval race run around the Piazza del Campo twice each year, on 2 July and 16 August, the event is attended by large crowds, and is widely televised.

Farmhouse near Florence Pisa, near Florence, is known worldwide for its leaning tower and for more than 20 other historic churches, several palaces and various bridges across the River Arno. Near Pisa there are Montepulciano and Pienza, with Renaissance jewelry and Podere la Querce farmhouse.

Lucca is famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, which encircled the old town, for Piazza dell'Anfiteatro, or Piazza Mercato, the Picture Gallery's collections and the incipient Renaissance tomb of Ilaria del Carretto in the Cathedral of St Martin.

Livorno is known for his Port, focus of a substantial tourism industry in which thousands of cruise-ship passengers are transported by fleets of buses to inland destinations. The Main sights are Castello del Boccale, Anglican Church, old red-brick fortress "Fortezza Nuova" and Meloria Tower.

In Tuscany there are characteristic village like San Gimignano, Cortona and Volterra.

Not just art and history, the Tuscany is known for numerous Spa and thermal waters, particularly in Montecatini Terme, Saturnia, Rapolano and Venturina.

The visit in Tuscany is over just after a look to wide Parco Nazionale della Maremma, that reaches Grosseto Province and beautiful beaches.

The Querce in Chianti is in the heart of this rich country and it is a ideal place to have a vaste view on Tucany'facets.

Podere La Querce
via Polvereto 60 - 50025 Montespertoli - Chianti - Florence - Tuscany - Italy
Mob. 718 9388025
Mob +39 3281337986, Tel. +39 0571669631
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