Monte Varchi is a lovely village in the Tuscan region of Italy. There is much to see, do, taste and smell whilst on holiday to Monte Varchi. Whatever your interests, you will be pleased with this choice of a holiday spot. A holiday rental home in Monte Varchi will put you close to many of the most popular attractions and activities. There are homes to suit most budgets and you will find each home thoughtfully appointed to include many of the comforts of home.
People enjoy different activities whilst on holiday. Those who enjoy shopping will be quite pleased with a holiday to Monte Varchi. The nearby Prada Outlet offers the chance to purchase high end designer goods at a great discount. Those who enjoy the outdoors will also enjoy a holiday to Monte Varchi. The nearby National Park, Parco Nazionale delle Foreste Casentinesi, gives visitors a beautiful backdrop for hiking, cycling and exploring. Wildlife viewing is another popular activity within the park, which is teeming with various species of animals and birds. Guests often spot deer, badgers, boars and several types of birds, including eagles. Of course, you cannot visit Monte Varchi – or any part of Italy – without taking the time to sample much of the local cuisine. Ask the locals for advice about the best places to eat and enhance the experience by selecting local wines to go with your meals.
There are many gorgeous wineries and vineyards located near to Monte Varchi. Consider spending a day visiting some of them. You will be able to do wine tastings and explore the grounds at the vineyard where the grapes are grown. There are many ancient sites in and near Monte Varchi. Cortona is an ancient city that sets high on a hill, providing beautiful views. There are several medieval villages as well.
Whilst it gets a bit chilly during the winter months, Monte Varchi is still milder than some other parts of the country. The average temperature during the winter is about 5 degrees. During the fall and spring, the average temperatures are between 13 and 16 degrees. It warms up considerably during the summer when the average temperature is about 24 degrees. The winter tends to bring the most rain with November being the rainiest month of the year with 93 mm falling.
Travellers flying to their holiday to Monte Varchi typically choose Florence Airport (FSA), located about 43 km from Monte Varchi. The journey can be completed via train or private car. There is a railway station right in Monte Varchi . The nearest ferry is in Livorno, 160 km away.