Vellano is a small, yet attractive village set on a hillside in the heart of Tuscany, less than 20 miles from the town of Pistoia. This is an ideal destination for families and friends who want to enjoy a relaxing and peaceful holiday. But with culture and sightseeing never too far away from accommodation in Vellano, visitors also have the option to get out and experience the best of Tuscany.
Self catering accommodation in Vellano is suitable for holidaymakers of many different tastes. This peaceful area is ideal if you want to simply sit back and relax, enjoy a bottle of wonderful Italian wine, and some tasty local foods; read a book, and admire the views of the rolling countryside before you. Those who prefer to keep a little more active whilst on holiday will find there’s plenty of opportunity for this too – the countryside is great for enjoying walks and hikes, or bicycle rides, and the coast is within easy reach for a day trip to beaches. For a spot of golf there are golf courses also nearby, and a number of villages and towns where you can enjoy shopping, dining and bars. During the winter self catering accommodation in Vellano can even be used as a base for the region’s ski slopes.
The closest large town is Pistoia, but in actual fact your Vellano self catering accommodation is also within reach of some of Italy’s best loved cities including Florence and Pisa; both little more than an hour’s drive away. Pistoia features some impressive buildings such as the octagonal baptistery, the cathedral and bell tower, and the Bishop’s Palace. Even closer to accommodation in Vellano is the town of Pescia. This too has a variety of sights to see including the Old Flower Market, Palaces, and cathedral.
The cities of Pisa and Florence are of course well known for their own attractions – the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the historic centre of Florence with its beautiful Renaissance architecture.
Come to self catering accommodation in Vellano throughout the year to enjoy the warm Mediterranean climate. Although winters are cooler and damp, spring, summer and autumn are perfect for sightseeing with the warm to hot temperatures. Winter may be cooler, but if you’re coming to accommodation in Vellano for a relaxing holiday this is still a good time to visit.
There are two convenient options for flights to self catering accommodation in Vellano – either Pisa or Florence. Florence’s Peretola Airport is less than an hour away and has flights with Meridiana. Though very slightly further Pisa’s Galileo Galilei Airport has more choice for airlines including British Airways, easyJet, Jet2.com and Ryanair.