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If you feel that lazying in the house or the pool is not enough, you can simply start visiting nearby places and you will find all the marvels of this beautiful area. Take a look at this map just to have and idea. Go to Greve, Radda, Castellina, Gaiole and you will get immediately in touch with the typical Chianti culture, made of incredible food and wine and ancient architectural beauties.

Visit the marvelous Castello di Ama wineries, or try tasting many different wines at the Cantine in Greve in Chianti.

Take a look at real jewels like Vertine or Badia a Coltibuono.

You obviously won't miss acclaimed towns like Florence, Siena or San Gimignano, less than 1 hour away, and maybe you'll want to drive a bit more to Arezzo, Lucca or Pisa.


Don't miss in Panzano in Chianti the shop of the butcher Dario Cecchini, an artist and a poet of Tuscany.

You may be interested in some other activities like taking some good walks, or bicycle tours. Close to Florence you can play golf at the most important club in Italy and towards Figline Valdarno you can go for a ride on the hills, at the Vecchio Texas horse ranch.

We believe that also without other suggestions you will find your way accross the almost infinite opportunities to enjoy the enchanting countryside, the rich culture, the tasty food and wine and the beautiful towns and villages that you may encounter simply by wandering around.