: Chiusi Chianciano
: Chiusi Chianciano,(A1)
: Castiglione di Lago
The house is on a south facing hillside in the southern part of the outstandingly beautiful Val d'Orcia park. Spectacular views extend over miles of typical Tuscan hills and valleys, including Monte Amiata, Monte Cetona and ancient hilltop towns and villages such as Celle sul Rigo (6 km) and San Casciano dei Bagni (10 km, thermal baths, tennis and riding). Radicofani (5 kms) with its dramatically situated ancient fortress, has shops, restaurants and bars. The house is within easy car distance of Siena (83km 70 mins), Florence (140km), Rome (180km), Perugia (81km), Cetona (24km), Monte Amiata (walking, winter skiing 30km), Pienza (32km 35 min), Montepulciano (31km 30 min), Montalcino (50km), Castiglione del Lago (50 km, lake, water sports, golf), and Orvieto (55km). Chiusi (25-30 mins drive), on the main rail line with fast trains to Florence (1 hr) and Rome (1.5 hrs), is an access point for the A1 autostrada from Rome to Florence. Large supermarkets are in Sarteano (17.5km) and Chiusi.
Other Activities: wine tasting, concerts, opera.