A late 19th century Country House set within a small park in a natural reserve 300mt high over the Arno Valley 20km south of Florence.
Cerchiaia is the ideal location for your holidays in Tuscany (2-8 people) whether you aim for culture, nature, sport, fashion or just relax. Our ground floor flat can sleep two-to-eight people in four double bed-rooms with three private bathrooms, a large and fully equipped kitchen, dining room, living room, conservatory and garden. Private swimming pool June to October.
Only five km uphill from the motorway A1 Milan-Naples, Cerchiaia is a perfect starting point if you want to visit most of Tuscany’s Art Cities:
Florence urban treasures and world renown museums (only 35’ drive or by train from Incisa railway station);
Arezzo Historical Centre and Piero della Francesca Frescoes (40’ drive or by train);
Cortona Beato Angelico’s frescoes and Tuscan Sun Festival (50’ drive);
Siena Palio city and early Renaissance paintings (45’ drive);
Pisa Leaning Tower and Miracles Square (60’ drive);
Livorno Medici’s Fortress and Harbour, Etruscan thumbs in Populonia (70’ drive);
Orvieto Duomo, the Pit and white wines (70’ drive);
Lucca Medieval Walls and spyralling historical centre (70’drive);
Grosseto Etruscan ruins and Maremma marine countryside (90’ drive).
If you are interested in wine tasting all the Chianti's wineries can be reached from Cerchiaia by car in less than 60’.
If nature is your interest Cerchiaia is the starting point of many attractive walks and jogging paths. In just around 60' by car you can reach the 1000mt high Forest of Vallombrosa with its 11th century Monastery, or the Casentino Woods with their well organized wild animal watching tours.
If you are interested in signature fashion shopping the famed fashion outlet The Mall is only 6km (or 12’) away in Leccio, as well as the Dolce&Gabbana leather factory in Burchio. The original Prada Design Centre and Outlet in Levane can be reached in around 25’.
If you want to practice a sport we have 5 bikes available in the house, close horse riding facilities and four golf courses of International standard.
Or maybe do a bit of everything,enjoy the sun,relax in our private swimming pool set in the greens.