Apartment ( Lilla 2+2 )
Is situated on the first floor 50 sq. mts,can accommodate up to 4 people,living room/kitchen with gas cooker, oven and double sofa bed, a double bedroom, shower room, heating, terracotta floors, wooden beamed ceilings, gazebo,table,chairs, barbecue.
Agriturismo Canale is a farmhouse that was completely renovated in the 19th century on the beautiful Tuscan hills that border the provinces of Florence, Pisa and Siena, near the Volterra and San Gimignano regions. It is immersed in pristine and rugged natural setting rich in history and memories of the past, expressed by these cities in their art and stories.
The hamlet of Montelopio, approximately 2 km. from villa, is a witness to history: The Etruscans, the Longobardians, the Maritime Republic of Pisa, the Knights Templar, and the noble families of the Grand Duchy of Tuscany have all left signs of their passage and their stays here on this “mountain of well-being”.
The property comprises two units, the main farm-house with 6 apartments: 4 one double bedroom apartments (50 sq.meters) and 2 two double bedroom apartments (75 sq.meters) and the hay barn with 2 three double bedroom apartments (80 sq.meters) restored and decorated in the original peasant style. These two apartments are suitable for large families and group of friends who wish to be together and desire more privacy.
Apartment ( Viola 2+2 )
This apartment is situated on the first floor ( 50 sq. mts ), can accommodate up to 4 people and has living room/kitchen equipped with gas cooker, oven and double sofa bed, a double bedroom (can be transformed in a twin occupancy), shower room, heating, terracotta floors, wooden beamed ceilings and private gazebo with table and chairs and barbecue available for guests.
The farmhouse Canale is surrounded by a green area (7000 sq. m) it has covered private parking, bocce court, table tennis, children play area, set amongst olive, oleander and fruit trees.
Every apartment is equipped with a private gazebo with table, chairs and private barbecue.
You can take advantage of a beautiful swimming pool 20 meters by 8 with relaxation area, springboard dips and sunbathing area equipped with umbrellas for sunbathing, tables and chairs.
For those wishing to dedicate time to relaxation or reading, there is a large room with an antique wood stove along with satellite TV and WI-FI internet connection (free).
Sale of typical products
In the old cellar you can taste the typical products of locally produced: wine, olive oil, honey, jam, etc …; also Farm Canale organizes dinners for their clients, welcome and goodbye, offering tasty dishes.
Interakcija s gostima
Upon your arrival, you will be welcomed by our staff that will help you, giving you all the information you need to spend a great holiday.
Moreover, in the common room, you can see all the information relating to the most characteristic places and the most important cities to visit in our area, as :
Volterra 20 km
San Gimignano 29 km
San Miniato 29 km
Certaldo 35 km
Livorno 45 km
Pisa 48 km
Vinci 48 km
Lucca 49 km
Viareggio 65 km
Pistoia 65 km
Siena 68 km
Florence 73 km
Carrara 93 km
Montalcino 106 km
Pienza 119 km
Arezzo 120 km
Grosseto 120 km
Montepulciano 125 km
The sea 48 km
Spa (Casciana Terme) 25 km
The location of the Agriturismo Canale is ideal for visiting the most important cultural and artistic centres of Tuscany such as Florence, Siena, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano, Volterra and the seaside is only 45 minutes drive away.
What to visit
Beyond the classical destinations of the most important cities of art which surround us, in our immediate vicinity it is possible to visit countless smaller villages which are without doubt rich with notable artistic and cultural interest; amongst others, we draw your attention to the town of Peccioli. There is the Etruscan Museum and, in its surrounding countryside,https://www.airbnb.it/manage-listing/9990663/calendar the Etruscan excavations of the Ortaglia sanctuary, dating back to the ninth-second century BC, the very particular Museum of Russian Icons and, for the pleasure of the little ones, the prehistoric park, among the largest and most beautiful in Europe.
In the village of Libbiano there is the Astronomical Observatory of Galileo Galieli, in the town of Montefoscoli, The Museum of Peasant Civilization, in the village of San Gervasio, The Museum of Workers and Rural Civilization; in the town of Capannoli in the splendid Villa Baciocchi, in late Baroque style, it is possible to visit both the Zoological Museum and the Archaeological Museum. .
There are countless itineraries of naturalistic interest which find themselves in harmony within our hills, allowing a taste of the beauty of the place and, furthermore, whenever you raise your eyes to the sky, you will see enchanting bell towers and a surprising richness of churches from across ten centuries.
In the course of a year in the town of Peccioli, there are many traditional events, with food festivals, local celebrations linked with theatre events, cultural events of great variety and of a high standard of theatre, music, dance, cinema (with special initiatives for children).
Scenery and surrounds
In the surrounding countryside you can see many charming villages and farms, some of them tumbledown – testimony of the past rural civilization. But at the same time they are reviving, transmitting and creating moments of happiness and simple emotions, which all of us desire and you feel again that the world is finally yours, this is what you will get in an agriturismo in Tuscany.
Approximately 1/5 km. from our farmhouse is the little Medieval village of Montelopio, accessible by a country road that winds in perfect harmony with the landscape, among vineyards and olive groves, allowing visitors to savor the the marvels of the place. On arriving in the village, you may settle at the tables of the characteristic Perbacco (bar/delicatessen) where you can savor typical dishes or enjoy an aperitif in complete peace.
Our area is very well served by countless typical restaurants; amongst these, I can make mention of one in particular (Ristorante Serravalle) which is easily accessible on foot (500 mt), and where Paolo (owner and passionate cook) will make you taste typical Tuscan cuisine with his truly exclusive dishes, and will suggest to you which of the excellent, local wines to accompany your meal, all expertly produced by his own company.
For those who want to be in direct contact with nature, there are beautiful natural trekking and mountain bike routes, and for the more athletic wishing to rediscover the joy of adventure, there are facilities just 5 km from the agritourism site for horseback riding along the attractive paths of our hills. For those who would like to indulge in the care of their own bodies, 12 kilometres from our company there is the exclusive thermal centre of Casciana Terme, where it is possible to benefit from the full range (thermal cures, well-being centre, cosmetic line etc).
Upon request, it is possible to have guided tours to the most beautiful cities of art, or for a very particular experience, aerial trips.
Each year the tenor Andrea Bocelli performs at the “Teatro Naturale Del Silenzio” (Natural Theatre of Silence). Located near Lajatico and just 2 km from our company, it is a magical place nestled in the surrounding green hills.
Thanks to the additional presence of numerous international stars of music, the concerts attract thousands of people from all over the world.
It is a special occasion that takes place every July and which continues to charm its audiences.
In the holiday cost is included : Water, gas,electricity,bed linen, bath linen, kitchen linen, swimming-pool ( with six Jacuzzi style points )and cleaning + a good bottle of Chianti wine we produce! + FREE Special Offer! For bookings with arrival between April and October : Guided walking tour of Peccioli, Lajatico, Chianni,characteristic medieval villages in Tuscany. A walk like a journey back in time + Visit to a wine cellar with wine tasting for FREE!
Not included: (if used), heating that is on consumption, euro 4.50 per cubic meter (G.P.L gas), air conditioning (if used) that is on consumption, euro 0.40 per kw. Dogs and small animals Euro 30. for the entire stay.
Od 28. Travanj 2018. - 14. Rujan 2018. minimalni boravak je 7 noćenja.