Arezzo is a beautiful and sparsely populated Province in Tuscany, Italy. The mountainous scenery, thick forests and ancient castles do not fit the postcard image of Tuscany, but undoubtedly add to the beauty of the region. An apartment or holiday rental in Arezzo provides stunning views and access to some of Italy’s finest Castles and Basilicas. Arezzo is an enchanting province which will certainly not fail to enchant and astonish any Tuscan holiday maker.
The city of Arezzo is a beautiful hilltop town looking down over the valleys in the centre of Tuscany. The church of St Francesco dominates the main square, where the bustling antique market and jousting displays are a regular attraction.
The ancient city of Cortona is brimming with art, history and spirituality. High in the hills, Cortona remains steeped in historical architecture. It has changed very little in 400 years, and the defensive gates and La Fortezza stand as a powerful reminder of the past.
The towns of Anghiari, Sansepolcro and Montevarchi all have unique atmospheres. These hill towns originated as defensive towns high in the mountains, and the original architecture is still the base for the city. Holiday rental villas in these Arezzo towns take you back centuries.
An Arezzo holiday villa provides the perfect base for embarking on a cycle tour of the province. There are miles of uncharted mountain biking routes to be explored, and this region of Tuscany is famed for the spectacular, if strenuous, cycle touring.
The first week of September sees Arezzo host the Saracen Tournament held in the Piazza Grande. It is an extremely lively time to rent a holiday apartment in Arezzo, and great fun!
Summer temperatures in Arezzo reach 30°C in July and August, and even the winters remain mild, with average temperature not usually dropping below 10°C.
Galileo Galilei, Pisa International Airport (PSA) receives flights from Gatwick (LGW), Stansted (STN), East Midlands (EMA), Manchester (MAN), and Birmingham (BHX) Airports on a daily basis. Cheap flights to Arezzo, Tuscany are easy to find, and special offers are common.