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The wonderful sea of Castiglione della Pescaia , which every year is awarded the Blue Flag for the purity of its water, is just 15 minutes away by car. Don’t miss the opportunity to take a dip in the crystal clear waters of Cala Violina. Near Capalbio, don’t forget to visit “The Tarot Garden” and its magnificent and gigantic sculptures created by the French artist of international renown Niki de Saint Phalle.
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In August, the Medieval Fair held in Roccatederighi will amaze you. A garland of medieval towns still preserving their historical centres intact, with Massa Marittima being one of the most remarkable, will offer you the possibility to participate in traditional country festivals and taste a wide selection of local products and their various reinterpretations.
Our farmhouse is located at the foot of the hill of Giuncarico, a medieval village dating back to the 9th century whose castle was represented in 1315 by the Sienese painter Duccio di Buoninsegna in a beautiful fresco, which is still exposed in the Great Council Hall of the Palazzo Pubblico (Town Hall) in Siena.
In the nearby Vetulonia, ancient Etruscan town, the Archaeological Museum, run by a young and brilliant archaeologist, will propose a rich calendar of events.
We will be willing to suggest you hiking itineraries, historical and artistic itineraries as well as wine-and-food itineraries, such as the "Monteregio of Massa Marittima" Wine Route, where you can find the famous “Rocca di Frassinello” wine cellar designed by Renzo Piano. You will also have the possibility to discover and taste the wines of Montecucco and the well-known Morellino di Scansano.
Thanks to the presence of a riding school next to our farmhouse, you can organize horse riding in an environment completely immersed in nature and with deep historical significance.
The Gavorrano Mining Park, once one of the most important mining parks in Europe, will give you the possibility to venture into the 20th-century mine, which today is a museum, through an underground tunnel itinerary. During your holiday, don’t miss the chance to take a pleasant one-day cruise to the islands of the Tuscan Archipelago, with lunch on board.
For those who love thermal springs, we suggest the “Calidarium Etruscan Thermal Baths” in Venturina, which are only 30 minutes away by car, as well as the “Terme di Saturnia” (literally “Saturnia Thermal Baths”), which are about 1 hour away by car.
In our library you can find art books, literature books as well as guidebooks concerning our territory. You will also have the possibility to play golf at the nearby Pelagone Golf Club.
You can not also miss the visit of natural parks and reserves such as the Regional Park of Maremma Alberese and the nature reserve Diaccia Botrona and Uccellina's Park.
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