Holidaymakers looking to get away to a warm climate in a scenic part of Italy will find Terranuova Bracciolini is a great destination. This is a very pretty town in the northern half Italy that lies within the Arezzo area of the Tuscany region. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, apartments and B&Bs.
Located amongst scenic countryside and close to olive groves and vineyards Terranuova Bracciolini offers some lovely walking and cycling areas. There are also plenty of mountainous routes here for mountain biking and climbing. The wonderful beach resorts of the west coast are just an hour and 40 minutes away, where holidaymakers can enjoy various watersports. There are several excellent golf courses in Tuscany as well as public tennis courts. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to purchase food and drink from some stores and markets in the area. A few restaurants, bars and cafes serving some excellent Italian cuisine can be found here too.
Terranuova Bracciolini is conveniently located close to some great places of interest in the Tuscany region. The city of Arezzo is only 30 minutes away and features many wonderful religious buildings such as the Gothic Cathedral of Saint Donatus. There are also many galleries and museums located in Arezzo such as Ivan Bruschi House and Museum and the Civic Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. Regello is another nice place to visit just 30 minutes north of Terranuova Bracciolini. Vallombrosa Abbey is one of the main features here and is set amongst a forest. The marvellous city of Florence is just 40 minutes drive from Terranuova Bracciolini. Here there are many museums, galleries, palaces and other superb buildings. Holidaymakers can also visit the lovely parks and gardens to be found in the city as well. Pisa is approximately 90 minutes away and features the world famous Leaning Tower. This city also has many palaces, churches, towers and fabulous museums.
During the daytime in summer the temperatures can get very hot in Tuscany. The warmest time of the year to visit this part of Italy is generally July and August when the average high temperature is approximately 30 degrees centigrade, while June and September hit a respectable 27 degrees centigrade as well. The average rainfall for one year is below 90mm with October often the wettest month.
Florence Airport (FLR) is approximately 50 minute’s drive from Terranuova Bracciolini. Flights arrive here from a few European airports including Amsterdam (AMS), Brussels (BRU), Frankfurt (FRA), Geneva (GVA), London-City (LCY), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Vienna (VIE) amongst others. Auto Europa, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Italy by Car, Maggiore/National and Sixt are car rental firms located at the airport arrivals area.