The possibilities that exist for fascinating excursions are practically endless. Villa Cetinale is 15km from Siena, 80km from Florence, 128km from Pisa, and 243 km from Rome. It is ideally situated for sightseeing, shopping, eating out or just relaxing in the luxuriant Tuscan landscape. Talk to the manager, Isabella, for details. Some suggestions include:
- The Piazza del Campo in Siena, home to the famous Palio horse race, is arguably the most beautiful town square in Italy, the Sienese Duomo being in the same league.
- The legendary art treasures of Florence with works by Botticelli, Donatello, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael and Michaelangelo, are just an hour away.
- Many of the local medieval hilltop towns feature the desirable combination of alluring architecture and excellent restaurants. Good examples are Monterrigioni, Volterra, Massa Marittima, Radda in Chianti and Colle Val d’Elsa, to name but a few.
- Many of these medieval attractive towns such as San Gimignano, Castellina, Montalcino and Montepulciano, produce high quality wine and feature winery tours and tastings.