Welcome to "Podere Le Baruti", where you will experience joy, Italianità, culinary delights, fine wines, beautiful moments on horseback, Dolce-far-niente at the pool, a starry sky and much more in an unforgettable vacation. Ars Vivendi!
The former farmhouse dates back to the 18th century. Century and was built from the typical natural stones. It is wildly romantic, very quiet location on an approximately 4. 5 hectares, covered with old trees and olive, land at an altitude of 438 m above sea level
Sit under the overhanging branches of our walnut and enjoy the panoramic views over the hills, the Valdarno and Montegonzi, our neighboring village. The picturesque village of Moncioni (AR) with the "Bottega di Moncioni", a small grocery store with Caffè / Bar and an exclusive restaurant in the "Villa Sassolini" walk within about 15 minutes.
According to the motto "small is beautiful" we have the house 2007/08 restored respecting of building biology principles in traditional Tuscan style with the typical terracotta floors and wooden ceiling beams, without having to forego the usual standard today. The custom-made product for our house window we have, however, as used to be, made of chestnut wood, with the latest insulation values, customize.
The next two cities Montevarchi (railway station) and San Giovanni with restaurants, shopping and weekly market are each about 7 km away. The ideal location in the triangle of the famous cultural cities of Florence, Siena and Arezzo, which are ever removed an hour's drive and the popular wine region of Chianti Classico, as well as the gentle planted with olive trees hills of the upper Valdarno at your feet and invite you to unforgettable excursions and sporting activities a.
We serve the Toscana and "italianità" on a silver platter:
The world-famous cities such as Florence and its art works, museums, churches, gardens and theaters; Siena, with the most famous made with bricks space, the "Piazza del Campo", where every year, the "Palio" the craziest of all horse races, takes place; Arezzo with the largest antiques market in Europe, which takes place on the first weekend of the month, and Pisa, which offers more than just the leaning tower. If you want to enjoy Rome, the city can be reached by train or by car in a day trip.
Visit in the spring of the "Crete Senesi" with the lush and rolling hills, San Gimignano with its 15 medieval towers sexes, Montalcino and Montepulciano, the two wine towns; Pienza, where the famous pecorino cheese cometh and birthplace of Pope Pius II was that Salzstein- and Alabaster city Volterra, the Chianti Classico area with the picturesque Radda - enjoy and, Gaiole in Chianti and San Gusmè with the old buildings and city walls Simply the "Dolce Vita" in a piazza with a "gelato", "Caffè" or "Prosecco". Enjoy "pranzo", lunch at a trattoria in a typical "bistecca fiorentina" accompanied by a nice glass of Chianti wine.
Indulge yourself in the fall to visit one of the numerous, ancient Roman baths: Rapolano Terme, where massages and other treatments can be booked; Bagno Vignoni, Chianciano Terme (all in the province of Siena) and the Terme di Saturnia near Grosseto in Maremma.
Drive on - athletes also by bike - the "Strade del Vino" with the well-known wineries and castles, like the "Brolio" or "Spaltenna" in the Chianti area, the "Colli Aretini" and its vicinity.
In Montevarchi, Arezzo and Florence trailer of "Alta Moda italiana" and fine leather goods get their money. Visit the Prada outlet, the Val di Chiana Outlet or "The Mall", a huge outlet with famous brands such as Giorgio Armani, Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Ermenegildo Zegna and many more.
Also in a day trip, you can Südtoscana (Maremma) along the Etruscan coast with the pretty towns such as Punta Ala, Castiglione della Pescaia, Principina a Mare, Follonica and Marina di Grosseto reached in about 2 hours, you are already at sea and can the sand can trickle through the feet.
"Podere Le Baruti" offers you and your family vacation for all tastes!
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