There are many reasons to consider Gragnana for your next breakaway to Italy. It is located in the Tuscan region, which is known for beautiful scenery, fabulous food and wine. The weather is pleasant no matter what time of year that you visit, and there are many fun activities and interesting attractions. A holiday rental home in Gragnana will put you close to many of the most popular attractions and will soon feel like your home away from home.
The mountains provide a beautiful setting for some the popular activities near Gragnana including hiking and cycling. Caving is also popular in the mountains near Gragnana. For the adventurous visitor, consider taking a motorcycle tour of the area. The closest beach is one hour away, but it would make for a nice day trip and allow you to spend the afternoon swimming, boating or just sunning on the shore with a cold drink and a good book. Because the Tuscan region is so well-known for wine production, consider spending a day touring some of the nearby wineries or vineyards.
The Fortress of Verrucole and the Garfagnana National Park are two of the attractions that you will find in Gragnana. Within a short drive of Gragnana are many more attractions. Lucca is a major city that is nearby. There you will find a number of ancient churches and towers. The original city walls are also still intact, which is quite rare for this area. Lucca is also home to a Botanical Garden that was established in the early 19th century and interesting museums, such as the National Museum.
The winters are mild and summers are warm and perfect for enjoying time in the out of doors. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between 3° and 7° C and the average highs are between 11° and 14° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between 12° and 15° C and the highs are between 17° and 21° C. During the summer, the average lows are 15° to 17° C and average highs are 25° to 28° C. There is between 85 and 150 mm of rain per month except in the summer when there is only 28 to 56 mm per month.
The closest airport to Gragnana is Salerno Airport (QSR), located 28 km away. Whilst there is train and bus service in the area, it is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.