Holidaymakers looking for a wonderful vacation in a beautiful part of Italy will find San Quirico di Moriano is a great place to stay. This is a very scenic village in the north west of the country that lies within the region of Tuscany. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, apartments and B&Bs.
San Quirico di Moriano is a lovely place to visit amongst rolling hills covered with olive groves and vineyards that are worth exploring by hiking, cycling or horse riding. Visitors coming here in the winter can head for the ski slopes at Abetone just over an hour away. The nearest beaches at Viareggio are only 40 kilometres away and are great for sunbathing as well as various watersports. There are several tennis courts nearby as well as golf courses including one just 40 minutes away at Pietrasanta. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to purchase food and drink from some small stores and markets in the area. Some excellent restaurants, bars and cafes can be found in and around San Quirico di Moriano too.
Holidaymakers will find many places of interest near to San Quirico di Moriano including the city of Lucca which is only 15 minutes away. Here tourists will see some great sights such as the Ducal Palace, the Duomo di San Martino and many churches. Just 40 minutes away is Pisa, home to the world famous Leaning Tower. Visitors to this great city will also see many museums, churches, towers and palaces. Florence is just a one hour and 10 minute drive from San Quirico di Moriano and has many museums, galleries and palaces as well as parks and gardens. Just outside Florence is the Pestoia Zoo, which is a fun day out for the whole family.
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.
Galileo Galilei Airport (PSA) in Pisa, which is 40 minutes drive from San Quirico di Moriano. Flights arrive here from various European airports including flights to and from domestic and major European destinations such as Amsterdam (AMS), Berlin-Schonefeld (SXF), Brussels-Charleroi (CRL), London-Gatwick (LGW), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Stockholm-Skavsta (NYO) amongst others. Car hire firms such as Avis, Europcar, Hertz, Maggiore/National, Sixt and Thrifty are all represented at the airport with desks in the Arrivals area.