Farmhouse in a park with swimming pool, in a charming Tuscan site
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Podere Pietreta is the ideal starting point for short-range excursions (30/60 minutes) to some of the most attractive places in Tuscany: Bagno Vignoni, Pienza, Montepulciano, Montalcino, Radicofani, San Quirico d'Orcia, Chiusi, Cetona, Cortona, Arezzo, Siena ...
In 20 minutes you are in the woods of Monte Amiata, Umbria is a half hour drive.
Another absolutely exceptional feature is the presence, at no more than 30 minutes, of several of the most renowned spas: the Baths of San Casciano Bagni, the pools of Sarteano, Bagni San Filippo, the hydrothermal complexes of Chianciano, etc.
The Val d'Orcia is located in the heart of Tuscany, south of Siena, surrounded by hilly systems that divide it from Lazio and Umbria and extends along the route of one of the most beautiful Italian roads, the Roman via Cassia, for reach the slopes of Monte Amiata.
In 2005 the Val d'Orcia was listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. The Valley offers natural and artistic riches of great value, so much so that the five municipalities that compose it have constituted the Artistic, Natural and Cultural Park of the Val d'Orcia with the aim of ensuring the dynamic conservation of the environment, of the artistic and natural heritage .
Val d'Orcia is also a precious food and wine destination: it is located in the center of the Chianti area and the Nobile di Montepulciano area, it is home to pici, grazing meat, forest mushrooms and, above all, to local cheeses. exception, result of the competition between the local traditions and the recent additions of Sardinian pastoralism ...
Throughout the year there are numerous manifestations of historical folklore, festivals of local products and craft fairs, cultural events, theatrical and musical performances.
For sports lovers there is plenty of choice: hiking, horseback riding, downhill and cross-country skiing, thermal and non-thermal pools, sport fishing, car rallies ...