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About La Casalta
La Casalta rises in the hills and stands against a background of breathtakingly beautiful landscape in the heart of one of the most characteristic and picturesque valley in Tuscany. It is home to much history and culture and the centre of great Etruscan civilization. One can drift slowly from the most distant past to the most recent, from the intriguing medieval hamlets steeped in mysterious tradition to the enchanting masterpieces from both the Humanism and Renaissance periods.

Our Villa set in 40.000 square meters of magnificent green parkland which includes an English wood of ancient holms and oak trees, cypresses, olive trees, a vineyard and rich greenery which sets off the villa and the swimming pool (15x7m) allow guests to spend a memorable and peaceful time.

In our Villa you can find all information that you need and other kind of service like computer with internet connection, satellite TV, on request a mobile phone and all you need.

In the immediate area you can find: Guided tours; wine tours; thermal baths (Rapolano, Bagno Vignoni etc.) with wonderful swimming pools under the sky; golf; flying engine-powered craft, ultra light aircraft; riding stables and excursions; tennis; bicycle and mountain bike hire; fishing; nature observation, many other services and in the villa you can have Italian cooking lessons and gourmet dinner.

The villa is situated between two very beautiful villages, Sinalunga (3 km) and Lucignano (5 km) in which there are many supermarkets and other kinds of stores. 2 km away there is also a big shopping center.

 

The Surrounding

 "La Casalta" rises in the hills and stands against a background of breathtakingly beautiful landscape in the heart of one of the most characteristic and picturesque valleys in Tuscany. It is home to much history and culture, and the center of great Etruscan civilisation. Indeed numerous discoveries of tombs and remains of incalculable value took place in the surrounding districts, which are open to visitors throughout the year. One can drift slowly from the most distant past to the most recent, from the intriguing medieval hamlets steeped in mysterious tradition to the enchanting masterpieces from both the Humanism and Renaissance periods.

"La Casalta" is situated in a secluded location but at the same time in 20/60 minutes, you can reach  many of the most beautiful  towns and villages of  Tuscany and Umbria. Among those within easy reach are Arezzo, Siena, Firenze, Cortona, Perugia, Assisi, Pienza, Montepulciano, and the characteristic tower hamlets of San Gimignano not to mention the countless villages dotted across the hills, each of which jealously guards its treasures. Furthermore there are many old abbeys and monasteries to visit such as the Benedictine monastery at Monte Oliveto Maggiore whose entire cloister is adorned by a splendid series of frescos by Luca Signorelli.

 Some distances...

Arezzo - Km 33

Siena - Km 45

Perugia - Km 55

Florence - Km 90

Rome - Km 198

 

 

 


 

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