A few kilometers from the most famous destinations of Tuscany, between Florence, Lucca and Pisa, outside of the track, the province of Pistoia, with its beautiful scenery and its rich artistic and cultural heritage, it can be a real discovery: wherever the visitor will live together in harmony the beauty of nature and the masterpieces of art. From art tourism in the mountainous area, the hot springs at the congress tourism, green tourism up to the food and wine is rich and varied tourist offer of the region, ready, in all periods of the year, to welcome and to share with the traveling a thousand interests.
Who, in front of the buildings and the history of man, has the opportunity to make an interesting journey into the past in the first place by visiting the art cities of Pistoia and Pescia, where medieval, renaissance, baroque, are revealed in buildings, arcades, churches and then going to explore villages, castles and churches no less rich in historical and artistic.
Those who appreciate nature can admire the extraordinary variety of landscapes and natural environments: the rolling hills of Montalbano and the Swiss Pescia, green in summer and the winter snows of the mountains, the wetlands of the Padule and Querciola Quarrata, the green farms.
For those who love the sport, you can ski at the renowned tourist center which has its main nell'Abetone, cycling or just take a vacation on the move in a scenario pleasant and relaxing.
Who wants to regenerate body and spirit can find relaxation and well-being of the famous spas of Montecatini Terme and Monsummano Terme.
The family that travels has provided many opportunities to entertain their children, for example with a visit to Collodi, a place that gave birth to the world's most famous puppet Pinocchio. carousel. jpg
For the gourmet is tempting to go to the rediscovery of genuine and authentic tasting local products, dishes and local delicacies in small rooms is cozy and at numerous festivals and celebrations.
Those who are interested in the cultural, religious and folk can come into close contact with the land and its ancient history through folk traditions, celebrations, exhibitions and events. Bellavista. jpg
For those who love cultural tourism, the area offers countless opportunities, Museums, which house interesting and rich exposures subject to cultural events, theatrical and musical performances, guided tours, etc.. organized throughout the year in the winter months. Do not miss the Mountains Ecomuseum that, with its rich thematic itineraries outdoor museums and centers for teaching, offers a unique account of the history, traditions and culture of the mountain.
Is varied and complete the offer tourist accommodation, from large hotels to small and pleasant bed and breakfasts, holiday homes from the typical farm, up to shelters and campsites.
Equally varied and interesting are the thematic itineraries to practice on the ground, away from the busiest routes, to discover the most authentic Tuscany.