10 Tuscan Agritourisms You Cannot Miss!

 

Land that nature, the climate and the character of its ancient and modern inhabitants have made it famous throughout the world for its culture, art and the care of the agricultural and urban landscape, Tuscany is a region that never ceases to discover. Talk about tourism in Tuscany call us to mind the typical rural environment surrounded by hectares of greenery and set in wonderful landscapes, among olive trees and vineyards. Cottages and farmhouses characterize the tourist offer of the region, helping to make it one of the most popular destinations for Italians and foreigners, even just for a weekend. Today Italian Traditions takes you to discover some of the most beautiful Tuscan farmhouses, for enjoying a stay suspended between nature, culture, healthy and wholesome food.

Borgo del Sole (Lucca)

In the heart of Garfagnana, the area between the Apuan Alps and the main chain of Tuscan Emilian Apennines, precisely in San Romano, in the province of Lucca, there is a lovely country house originally born as an organic farm thanks to Alessia and Jacopo. Borgo del Sole is also an holistic center and a residence for artists, which comprises of three buildings, a swimming pool, a large park and an art workshop. The farmhouse produces organic wine, honey, vegetables and fruits, thanks to a rich vegetable garden always available to customers.

Agriturismo Le Sondraie (Livorno)

Born from a family farm dating back to 1950 recently renovated and used as an holiday village, the Farmhouse Le Sondraie is immersed in the countryside of Maremma and it is located at the center of the route of Wine Road of the Etruscan Coast. The property offers the opportunity to stay in the beautiful, spacious apartment and to relax by the pool set in the garden. From here is possible to reach very easily the most famous cities of Tuscany.

Agriturismo Vaianino (Firenze)

The farm Vaianino is located in the hills of Gambassi Terme and Volterra, in the heart of Valdelsa. The Tuscan countryside, the panoramic pool, the green lawn, the excellent climate and the restaurant which offers typical Tuscan cuisine are the strengths of this farm that produces extra virgin olive oil, jams, cereals, vegetables, all strictly organic. Vaianino Agritourism farmhouse offers accommodation in 6 apartments delicately restored respecting the typical Tuscan farmhouse.

Podere Raffaello (Siena)

Oasis in the heart of the Val di Chiana, the ancient Podere Raffaello was built in 1700, and still preserves the old materials, the vaulted ceilings and terracotta floors. It is surrounded by a 2-hectare Italian park with numerous relaxation areas, a swimming pool and barbecue areas. The 6 apartments are furnished in romantic style and equipped with every comfort. The farm offers the chance to book horse rides, mountain bike rides and agreements with the baths of Montepulciano and Chianciano.

Agriturismo Casale Giulia (Pisa)

Situated on the rolling hills surrounding the city of Volterra, one of the most picturesque areas of Tuscany, Casale Giulia is an eighteenth-century building which comprises of a farmhouse, the former barn and a newly constructed building. The structure has 13 apartments where you can enjoy the calmness and comfort of this area. Casale Giulia also cultivated fruit orchards and olive trees using a completely natural method.

Azienda Agriluna (Massa Carrara)

Agriluna Agritourism, the ideal place to spend a pleasant and relaxing stay, lies in the hills near Fosdinovo, about 300m high and with a splendid view on the Versilia coast. The farmhouse produces vegetables, fruit and oil, tasty specialties cultivated through organic farming protocols. Four rooms equipped with every comfort and furnished with stylish furniture, a golf course and a swimming pool complete the offer.

Agriturismo La Rugea (Prato)

Situated 15 km from Florence, Ruge is a typical Tuscan farmhouse complex consists of a sixteenth-century villa with a chapel and a farmhouse eighteenth body. It is surrounded by a small but delightful Italian garden and a 4-hectare park with olive and oak trees. The 12 apartments have heterogeneous design solutions that make every accommodation unique. La Rugea also hosts ceremonies and other events.

Agriturismo Barbicaio (Pistoia)

The farm Barbicaio is located in the medieval village of Saturnana, near Pistoia, set in a typical Tuscan landscape and steeped in the quiet of the hill with its olive and chestnut trees. The property consists of 4 comfortable apartments in a rustic and traditional style, a panoramic swimming pool and many attractions such as the tree house, table tennis and other recreational areas located throughout the farm area.

Prati degli Orti (Grosseto)

Born with the aim of offering a journey to discover the beauty and flavors linked to the traditions of the Maremma, the farm overlooking a breathtaking view on the countryside, on the Argentario peninsula and the sea. Prati degli Orti has an area of 8 hectares, two of which are dedicated to olive groves and the remaining are used for the cultivation of fodder. The company produces an excellent olive oil and delicious jams.

Agriturismo Ca' Lucano (Arezzo)

The farm Ca' Lucano is located in a small medieval village completely preserved in the province of Arezzo, in the heart of the green Tuscan hills at a height of 500 m. The farmhouse is managed by Giovanna, Nello and their two sons, who moved to Tuscany from Lombardy animated by love for nature and the desire to live in the country. A large swimming pool, 4 comfortable apartments and a restaurant serving Tuscan cuisine are at guests’ disposal.