Sitting comfortable in the heart of the central Italian region of Tuscany, in the Province of Pistoia is the village of Serravalle Pistoiese. A Serravalle Pistoiese holiday is a great choice for those travellers who want to get a taste of the traditional Italian way of life in a pleasant, rural and quiet area of the country. What’s more, a Serravalle Pistoiese holiday rental house will have all of the rustic charm you would expect of a village property with all of the mod-cons you would expect of a city hotel.
As the village is very rural and traditional, it is safe to say that there are not many full-on activities available for visitors to get stuck in to. There are however a few staple holiday-type pursuits available including mountain biking, swimming, hiking, tennis and fishing.
If you planning on going out and about from your wonderful Serravalle Pistoiese holiday rental house on your trip, then it is likely that you will end up in the city of Florence which is just under an hour away from the village. Florence is home to a great many attractions, being renowned for its museums, architecture and art. Amongst the many attractions worth seeing in Florence is Florence Cathedral, which dates back to the 13th century, the Pitti Palace which contains five large art galleries and the Palazzo Borghese. If you are visiting the city in the month of June, you may be privy to a unique sport, the Calcio Storico, which originated in the Middle Ages. The sport is similar to rugby and is a lavish affair, involving music, entertainment and very flamboyant costumes.
If the weather is an important factor in whether you book a Serravalle Pistoiese holiday rental house then you will be delighted to hear that you can expect to enjoy hot summers and mild winters. Most people tend to have a Serravalle Pistoiese holiday during the months of July and August when the temperature can soar to around 32°C. January and February see the temperature drop to anywhere between 10° and 14°C. The annual rainfall amount for the town is 22 inches.
Travellers on a Serravalle Pistoiese holiday can arrive at Florence Airport (FLR) which is approximately half an hour’s drive from the village. Air operators that offer frequent, cheap flights to the area include KLM, British Airways, Lufthansa and Meridiana. Passengers can depart from various UK airports including Glasgow (GLA), London Gatwick (LGW), Liverpool (LPL), Manchester (MAN) and Cardiff (CWL).