Activities and places to visit nearby: Appartamenti in Agriturismo near Grosseto in Toscana, Alberese
Activities and places to visit nearby
Excursions on horseback or trekking in the Maremma Nature Reserve, canoeing on the Ombrone river, golf, swimming, and the thermal baths at the Terme di Saturnia Spa (with which the property has special agreement in place for our guests), trekking on Mount Amiata, and tennis.
Parks and natural reserves: Regional Natural Park of Maremma (18 kms away), Art Garden, The Tarot Garden Il Giardino dei Tarocchi (at 30 kms), Diaccia Botrona provincial nature Reserve (at 33 kms), Lake of Burano State Nature Riserve ( at 40 kms), Tuscan Archipelago National Park (the isles of Giglio, Giannutri, Capraia, Montecristo, Pianosa, Gorgona), European Centre for the protection of Tortoises and Storks Centre Carapax (at 55 kms), Oasis WWF Patanella Wood (at 33 kms).
Many historical, traditional and cultural events are held near Grosseto during the year: Maggiolata (on May 1th the Maggerini will exhibit in traditional Maremma’s country songs), Rodeo della Rosa (a special riding skill test for Maremma’s Butteri or cowboys) and the “CattleBranding”, the seasonal ”sagre” or fairs offer the opportunity to discover and enjoy the food and wine tradition, Primavera Maremmana (A cultural and artistic events review with exhibitions and shows into Grosseto’s historical centre), Festambiente, reviews of music and theatre.
The extraordinarily rich culinary tradition offers to the lovers of good food both sea and inland specialities. You can follow the delightful Strade del Vino, Wine Itineraries.
Archaeological areas, Etruscan and Roman villages: Roselle (at 10 kms), Vetulonia at Castiglione della Pescaia (at 30 kms), Scansano (at 20 kms), Monte Argentario (at 35 kms), Pitigliano (Etruscan necropolis at 65 kms), Sovana (Tomba Ildebranda at 73 kms).
Grosseto (the Medicean fortress, the Cassero and the city walls that are a rare example of surrounding walls that have remained completely intact. At 9 kms)
Most important towns of art: Massa Marittima (a 56 km), Siena (a 80 km), Firenze (a 149 km), Pisa (a 160 km), Roma (a 169 km).