Destination guide

Why people love visiting rustic Chianti Region

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Chianti Region. This city is relaxing and scenic, recognised for its local tours, sightseeing and restaurants. Take in top local attractions such as Stadio Artemio Franchi and Piazza del Campo. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Chianti Region

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Chianti Region a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Il Molino di Grace Winery (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Castello di Radda Winery (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Castello d'Albola (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Buondonno Winery (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Casa Vinicola Luigi Cecchi (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Isole e Olena Winery (6 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Chianti Region

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Chianti Region is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Piazzale Michelangelo (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Boboli Gardens (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Gianfranco Carla Fineschi Botanical Rose Garden (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Chianti Sculpture Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • The SottoVico Garden (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Enoteca Italiana (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Chianti Region

The nearest airport is in Florence (FLR-Peretola), located 20.1 mi (32.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Pisa (PSA-Galileo Galilei), which is 49 mi (78.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Figline Valdarno Station, San Giovanni Valdarno Station and Incisa Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Chianti?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 9,252 holiday lettings around Chianti. From 1,490 villas to 5,483 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a rural property in Chianti?

There's nothing like the allure of escaping to the countryside. Think peaceful walks in nature, quaint local shops and stargazing from your patio at night. We're ready. Are you? HomeAway has 2,368 rural getaway properties in this destination. Of course, that may not be quite your holiday style. Luckily, HomeAway has plenty more options, including:

  • 1,604 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 949 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 733 village holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Chianti?

Unpack your bags, take in the view and put the kettle on the boil. If you're after a home away from home, an apartment rental is a great way to go. HomeAway has 6,761 for you to browse through here. How does £17 a night sound? That's what you could be spending if you don't dilly dally! Or perhaps you'd prefer one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Villa: 1,492 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £34 per night.
  • House: 1,389 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £17 per night.
  • Hotel: 434 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £20 per night.

Can I stay in Chianti in a large group?

Whether you're setting off on a holiday with your relatives or spending a few nights away with all your old school friends, it's always lots of fun staying in a new place together! And the best news is that HomeAway has options to suit. Apartment holiday rentals are the most popular choice for big groups of guests, with 1,228 listed here. If you're travelling in a larger group, the property options that will serve you well include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we offer 3,784 rental accommodation suited to that size. Book a night from just £30.
  • If you have 5 in your crew, you'll be pleased to hear that there are 2,113 holiday rentals that are suitable. You can get one for as little as £34 a night.
  • Seeking out rentals suitable for 8 people? You'll be delighted to discover we have 1,232 that'll be ideal. You can grab one for as little as £34 a night.

You and the squad will be well catered to when you book your Chianti getaway through us!

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