The town of Gallicano is situated in the Tuscany region, about 45 miles north-west of the massively popular city of Florence, in Italy. Your holidays in Gallicano will reveal that there are more than enough activities and attractions to keep you entertained for the duration of your stay and the self catering accommodation will always be appointed to the highest possible standard. Basking in a typical Mediterranean climate, expect your self catering villa to allow you to enjoy that idyllic Italian way-of-life and this will enable you to make plenty of happy memories.
Visitors on their holidays in Gallicano will be able to indulge in plenty of activities. These include the likes of swimming and water sports, on the western coast of Italy; cycling, rambling and if you venture a little further inland, you can enjoy abseiling and mountain biking. As Italy is always popular with the holidaymakers, you can rest assured that there are a number of very well-tended golf courses to be enjoyed throughout this part of Tuscany.
There is one place to visit on your holidays in Gallicano that is within the confines of the town itself: the historic Castle of Trassilico. For more in the way of attractions, when you fancy getting away for a day or two, you simply must find the time to travel south-east to one of Italy’s most famous cities - Florence. This is where you will find an abundance of museums: in fact, more than you could ever possibly fit into a couple of days’ worth of sightseeing, so be sure to identify the ones that are of the most interest to you beforehand. There are also numerous art galleries and the shopping possibilities are always a popular draw for visitors to the city, as are the myriad eateries with representation from most worldwide cuisines.
For your holidays in Gallicano, you can expect to experience a typical Mediterranean climate. During the summer months between June and August, you should be prepared for temperatures into the mid to high-twenties degrees Celsius; often hitting the thirties. The winter months are at their coolest between December and February and this is when temperatures average out at around 12 degrees. The annual average rainfall for this part of Italy is around the 21 inches mark.
To help you get to your cosy and comfortable self catering accommodation in Gallicano as quickly as possible, it is recommended that you rely upon Florence Airport (FLR). There are a few airlines that fly into this airport from the UK and these include Cityjet and Meridiana Fly. These are from airports such as London City (LCY) and London Gatwick (LGW). Alternatively and for far more choice, you may wish to fly with Alitalia via Rome (FCO).