Chianti & Surroundings

For lovers of art

Florence lies around 20 minutes from the Villa il Poggiale. The center of the Renaissance is not the only fabulous Tuscan city that is close by; Siena, Arezzo, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano, Certaldo, Volterra, Pienza and Montepulciano are all easily reached. For suggestions on what to do in Florence have a look at our guide to Florence before you plan your Tuscan Tour.


For lovers of the countryside

Walk through classic Chianti. Discover small roads leading through bittersweet landscapes on your way to Greve, Gaiole, Radda, Castellina, Panzano, Volpaia, Montefioralle, the Abbey of Passignano and an inexhaustible list of charming villages far away from the madding crowd.


Obsessed with wine and gastronomy

A rich selection of well known restaurants can be found in the immediate neighbourhood. Farms and cellars of local Tuscan farms allow guests to sample their wares and buy wine, oil and local products directly.


The confirmed Golf addict

The Ugolino golf club is one of the most attractive in all of Italy and it is only 25 minutes from Villa The Poggiale. Special tariffs apply for the guests of the Villa.