A holiday rental home in Castiglioncello is a wonderful choice for a Tuscan holiday
Castiglioncello is a gorgeous Tuscan village with lush, green landscapes and beaches that sits just outside the village limits. The location makes it an ideal choice for those who enjoy activities in the out of doors, particularly spending time at the beach. Vineyards, art galleries and historical sites are some other options available for those on holiday to Castiglioncello.
Things to do on holiday to Castiglioncello
Some people come to Tuscany for one reason: Wine tasting. It is no surprise considering that some of the best known and well-loved vineyards in the world are here. There are many options for exploring the Tuscan wine country. A variety of guided tours are available, or you can take your time and visit on your own. The scenery in and around Castiglioncello is quite beautiful. There are many spots that are perfect for hiking, cycling and swimming. Some areas even offer tours on horseback. There are also sites of historical importance near Castiglioncello. As with the vineyards, you can explore on your own or opt for a guided tour to learn about local history.
Places to visit on holiday to Castiglioncello
There are many attractions near the village of Castiglioncello. Art lovers will be thrilled to learn that there are several art galleries nearby. You can explore and, perhaps, have the chance to watch an artist at work. If something catches your fancy, you will be able to purchase a piece of art as a memento of your Tuscan holiday. The Pasquini Castle is a quite popular attraction. While not an ancient structure, it is a good example of late 19th century neo-gothic architecture. Visitors are able to see some parts of the interior of the structure as well as some of the grounds.Of course no holiday to Italy would be complete without visiting several local restaurants. Try some of the well-known places that you may have read about whilst planning your holiday. Also, stop a local resident and ask for some advice about where to get the most authentic, best local food.
Weather in Castiglioncello
Some are surprised to learn that the Tuscan winters can get rather cold. The winter average low temperature is between 2 and 4 degrees. During the summer, the average high is between 28 and 29 degrees whilst it cools a bit in the spring to 18 to 22 degrees. The wettest months are October and November when up to 120 mm of rain falls per month.
Travel to Castiglioncello
Reaching Castiglioncello is quite easy thanks to the close proximity of Pisa International Airport (PSA), just 30 km away. There is also a train station in Castiglioncello about 4 km from the town centre. You will likely need a car for use during your stay in Castiglioncello.