Camporgiano is a small town situated in Italy’s Tuscany region in the Province of Lucca, about 56 miles (90km) from Florence. Accommodation in Camporgiano is also located within the Garfagnana historical region and offers visitors a great deal of history alongside the beautiful Tuscany countryside. Holiday homes in Camporgiano would be the ideal choice for many different holidaymakers, from families to couples.
Where most of Tuscany features flat countryside with rolling hills, the Garfagnana region is more mountainous and considered by some visitors to be more beautiful. Self catering accommodation in Camporgiano is situated within the Garfagnana Valley so benefits from a lower elevation but is surrounded by hills and mountains, making it all the more beautiful. Accommodation in Camporgiano is the kind of place where you can sit back and relax in the warm Tuscany weather, or go out and enjoy many different leisure activities.
Hiking and walking is particularly popular in this part of Italy, or you can try mountain biking and horse riding to see more of the countryside, plus there are golf courses nearby too. Although a relatively small town, Camporgiano has everything you need for an enjoyable holiday including shops, bars, restaurants, a Monday morning market and more, or a little further away is Castelnuovo, the main market town.
If you’re travelling to nearby Castelnuovo to enjoy the Thursday morning market or some of the more abundant shops, bars and restaurants why not stay on in the town and enjoy the sights too? There are several things to see here including the 12th century Ariosto’s Castle, the Fortress of Mount Alfonso which includes a botanical garden and nature park, plus the Duomo (cathedral) of Saints Peter and Paul that was built in the 16th century.
About an hour to the south of your Camporgiano self catering accommodation is the province’s capital city, Lucca. This city is famous for its city walls that were built in the Renaissance, but there are many other interesting, beautiful and historical structures to see here too including the cathedral, palace, many churches, and a botanical garden.
Visitors can enjoy a stay in self catering accommodation in Camporgiano throughout the year with the pleasant Tuscany climate experienced here. Summers are warm and sunny, great for lazy days, or sightseeing. Spring and autumn can be warm, and winters are relatively mild though can be wet.
Accommodation in Camporgiano can be easily reached with several international airports in the region. Pisa’s Galileo Galilei Airport is about 60 miles (95km) distant and should take around 90 minutes to drive, or Florence’s Peretola Airport is a little further away (approximately 73 miles / 118km) and should take around 1 hour 40 minutes to drive. Pisa usually has the better choice of flights and airlines including British Airways, easyJet, Jet2.com, Ryanair, and Thomson Airways.