Where to stay around Lajatico?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,090 holiday lettings near Lajatico. From 1,685 apartments to 556 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lajatico is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Teatro del Silenzio: 5,912 holiday lettings
  • Theatre of Silence: 5,923 holiday lettings
  • Rocca di Pietracassia: 5,555 holiday lettings
  • Villa da Filicaja: 7,385 holiday lettings
  • Municipal Swimming Pool: 5,192 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lajatico 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 Lajatico?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,685 apartments in Lajatico. Our other popular types of Lajatico holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 556 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 464 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 179 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 Lajatico?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,356 holiday homes with pool available in Lajatico. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.


    Make an apartment in Lajatico your home away from home

    Situated among hills of vineyards and olive groves, the small village of Lajatico is in the heart of Tuscany surrounded by natural beauty. The striking landscapes, medieval buildings and old stone churches are among Lajatico’s principle attractions and the annual open-air concert by its most famous son, the tenor Andrea Bocelli, draws visitors from all over the world. Lajatico also benefits from its proximity to the beautiful and historic cities of Pisa and Florence.

    To help you take advantage of the area’s outstanding qualities HomeAway has a collection of gorgeous farmhouses and apartments in Lajatico village and the surrounding countryside. In a part of Italy where people love to live their lives outdoors, balconies, swimming pools, patios and expansive terraces are common features of many rentals. With hot summers and a favourable climate throughout the year, many holiday villas in Lajatico come with air-conditioning and private or communal swimming pools.

    Things to do

    -Outdoors: Lying between the Era and Cecina Valleys, Lajatico makes the most of its natural assets – an abundance of hills, valleys, meadows and forests are the main reasons why people rent apartments in Lajatico. There are numerous nature trails, footpaths and trekking routes as well as fabulous views and opportunities to see numerous native birds and animal species.

    -Historic Monuments: History lovers will find much to enthuse and excite them with a clutch of buildings from centuries past. Among the highlights are the 13th-century church of St. Leonard, the bell-tower and clock, once part of the ancient castle of Lajatico and the 12th-century Municipal Palace. Over the years this building has served as a private home and seat of the Lajatico government.

    -Culture: Carved into the hillside is the Teatro del Silenzio (Theatre of Silence), a purpose-built open-air theatre framed by the Lajatico hills. The venue is only open for one day of the year when Lajatico native Andrea Bocelli hosts an annual concert in July. The theatre was his idea and the setting includes an artificial lake with a large sculpture of a face at its centre.

    -Events: Lajatico is proud of its culture and traditions and pays tribute to them with a variety of feasts and festivals throughout the year. Among the most important are the Feast of the Farmyard during the fourth week of June, the village fair in September and October’s Festival of Chestnuts.

    Weather in Lajatico

    The climate around holiday villas in Lajatico is mild for most of the year. The warmest months are July and August, with average daily highs of 30°C. The coolest months are December and January when temperatures can drop to as low as 1°C. Conditions between mid-April and early June are ideal for long walks. November is the wettest month, but October, December, March and April can also receive heavy rainfall.

    Travel to Lajatico

    If flying into Tuscany the main airport is Pisa. Guests can also reach holiday apartments in Lajatico from airports at Florence, Rome and Milan. Lajatico is 45 kilometres from Pisa and 95 kilometres from Florence. There is a good train connection from both of these places to Pontedera, the closest railway station to Lajatico, at just 24 kilometres distant. From here, the village can be reached by taxi or regional buses. The principle means of transport in and around Lajatico is rental car.

    Sightseeing in and around Lajatico

    Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Lajatico has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Teatro del Silenzio (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Azienda Agricola Castelvecchio (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
    • Municipal Swimming Pool (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
    • Rossi Alabastri Volterra (7.4 mi / 12 km)
    • Casciana Thermal Baths (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
    • La Regola Azienda Vitivinicola (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Lajatico

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lajatico is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Archaeological Park of Villa Romana of San Vincenzino (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
    • Parco Gallorose (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
    • Spiagge Bianche (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
    • Tombolo di Cecina Nature Reserve (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
    • Pine Forest Public Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
    • Mazzanta Beach (16 mi / 25.8 km)