Where to stay around Foiano della Chiana?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,811 holiday lettings near Foiano della Chiana. From 1,052 apartments to 971 villas, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Foiano della Chiana area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Foiano della Chiana?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Foiano della Chiana. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Valdichiana Outlet Village: 5,420 holiday lettings
  • Val d'Orcia: 3,526 holiday lettings
  • Casali Palace: 5,138 holiday lettings
  • Farneta Abbey: 5,348 holiday lettings
  • Piazza Grande: 4,704 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Foiano della Chiana listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Foiano della Chiana?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,052 apartments in Foiano della Chiana. Our other popular types of Foiano della Chiana holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 971 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 446 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 160 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chateaus and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Foiano della Chiana?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,171 holiday homes with pool available in Foiano della Chiana. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental home or villa in Foiano della Chiana, Italy your home away from home

    Foiano della Chiana is a small town in the south of the Arezzo Province that has a long agricultural history. Conveniently located between the popular tourist destinations of Cortona and Sinalunga, Foiano della Chiana is something of a typical Tuscan town, with historical sights and traditional attractions to be found within its walls, and rolling hills and unspoilt countryside waiting to be discovered outside of the town centre.

    Things to do in Foiano della Chiana, Italy

    The main part of town sits between ancient city walls, and has a number of historical sights that date back to the 14th Century. These include the Churches of San Michele Arcangelo and Santa Maria della Fraternita, both of which house works from Renaissance period artists that can be viewed by the public. The main meeting point in town is the Piazza della Collegiata, and this is where you will find a number of small shops selling local produce as well as excellent restaurants that will not charge the earth for their high quality dishes.

    Foiano della Chiana is perhaps best well known for its carnival, which is believed to be the oldest in the country having started in 1539. The carnival draws many visitors from both home and abroad during February and March, with the parade of brightly-coloured papier-mâché floats being the highlight.

    For those that prefer to spend the majority of their holiday relaxing, the self-catering villas in Foiano della Chiana are a great place in which to do it, with many offering private swimming pools and a full range of facilities. If you are planning to visit Foiano della Chiana during the time of the festival it is imperative that you book well in advance.

    Places to visit on holiday in Foiano della Chiana, Italy

    One of the main draws of Foiano della Chiana is that it is well positioned, being just 19km from Cortona and 9km from Sinalunga, the latter of which is in the province of Siena. Cortona is the setting for the film Under the Tuscan Sun and epitomises everything that Tuscany is all about, whilst Sinalunga also has more than enough sights and attractions to warrant a day trip.

    Weather in Foiano della Chiana, Italy

    For most of the year the weather in Foiano della Chiana is warm and dry. Although extremely hot temperatures are uncommon, an average of 22C from May to September makes this period more than pleasant. Winters are mild and rarely drop below 10C during the daytimes, even in January and February.

    Flights to Foiano della Chiana, Italy

    There are a number of airports to choose from when heading to Foiano della Chiana, but perhaps the best option is Florence Airport (FLR), 79km, which is also sometimes known under the name Amerigo Vespucci Airport. The other main airport in Tuscany is Galileo Galilei International Airport in Pisa (PSA).

    Activities and attractions in Foiano della Chiana

    Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Foiano della Chiana a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Tenuta Valdipiatta (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
    • Golf Club Valdichiana (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • San Luciano Winery (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
    • Terme Antica Querciolaia (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Agricola Buccelletti Winery (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
    • Arezzo Equestrian Centre (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Foiano della Chiana

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Foiano della Chiana is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Bosco di Sargiano (12 mi / 19.3 km)
    • Val di Chiana (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
    • Isola Maggiore (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
    • Buriano Bridge and Penna Natural Reserve (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
    • La Foce (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
    • Lake Trasimeno (17 mi / 27.4 km)