Nearby
NEARBY LOCATIONS


LUCCA


Just drive a few miles off the Casale and you will get to Lucca, another small yet wonderful medieval city, with its monuments, the characteristic piazza Anfiteatro and its typical and elegant cafes that will take you to a dream atmosphere. Don't forget to go for a walk on the ancient walls that surround the city.
Lucca in recent years has become famous on an international level for two yearly events: the Lucca Summer Festival in July and the Lucca Comics in October.



FIRENZE

Only fourty minutes from the Casale you can immerse yourself in the magic of Florence, one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It's a city full of history , cradle of the Renaissance and of the Italian language , Florence awaits you with its jewels: gli Uffizzi , Ponte Vecchio, the Santa Marie del Fiore cathedral and a beautiful city view from Piazzale Michelangelo. Also if you want you can take advantage of it for a shopping spree.



PISA

Pisa is only thirty minutes from the Casale. It's a world-famous city for its timeless Leaning tower and for Piazza dei Miracoli where the leaning tower is, along with the baptistery and the cathedral. Their white marble cover and decorations set on a green mantle create a wonderful contrast of color especially during the sunny days . In addition to Piazza dei Miracoli the church of Santa Maria della Spina, Piazza delle Vettovaglie and the Normale University in piazza dei Cavalieri are worth a visit.




SAN GIMIGNANO

San Gimignano , with its village located almost entirely in its thirteenth-century walls, in addition to being a town full of history, it is called the Medieval Manhattan for  the number of towers in it ( even today there are sixteen of the seventy two originals ). San Gimignano is still famous for being the home of Vernaccia di San Gimignano, white wine and much appreciated for its olive oil. Another point of interest for fans of video games, San Gimignano appears in environments of Assassin's Creed II, in which many of its monuments are featured.


LE TERME
Tuscany is an area with a high concentration of spas. Not far from the Casale you can enjoy a day of wellness and relaxation in some of the most renowned national spas: Montecatini Terme, San Giuliano Terme and Casciana terme. You only need to choose your favorite spot and dive in!



PARCO DI COLLODI

The Park of Pinocchio in Collodi is a famous park located a few minutes from the Casale , where you can immerse yourself in the timeless story of Pinocchio and relive the moments of the tale with your children . A timeless journey into one of the most beautiful fairy tales known throughout the world , written by Carlo Lorenzini ( alias Collodi ) . In addition to the park you can also visit the Garden of Garzoni and the Butterfly House .





VOLTERRA

Volterra, famous for its alabaster and its Etruscan past, magnificently preserves its charm. In addition to the historical center of Etruscan origin you can visit the Roman ruins and medieval buildings. In recent years the an event of medieval inspiration called AD 1398, taking place on the third and fourth Sunday of August, attracts tons of people because the little town seems to plunge back into the Middle Ages.





SIENA

If you want to take a trip a little more far away, you can visit the city of Siena, which is known for its enormous historical , artistic and landscape heritage and also for the famous Palio, which takes place every year on  July 2nd and August 16th, an event attended by several historical city districts competing for final victory. Besides being very nice to see, it is just a strong tradition for the Sienese people. Since 1995, the historic center of Siena has become Unesco's world heritage.




PISTOIA

Twenty minutes from the Casale you can visit Pistoia , a town of Roman age, with very interesting monuments and buildings to visit. In Pistoia you can find various museums and you can enjoy a drink in one of the many clubs that are found in the characteristic Piazza della Sala. Let us not forget also Pistoia Blues, a music festival which features acts by some of the most internationally renowned music artists as well as it attracts more and more attention from the audience.





IL MARE                                                       
Marina di Pisa , Castiglioncello and the Versilia are just some of the main towns on the coast of Tuscany. Marina and Tirrenia in recent years have constantly received national recognition for its clean waters and shore, but also Castiglioncello or the white sandy beaches in Vada. If you want to combine the charm of Italy in years 50/60 and the sea you can drop in Versilia: Forte dei Marmi , Marina di Pietrasanta , Viareggio , places where it is easy to encounter with some VIP while enjoying a drink or stroll at dusk along alleys lined with famous boutiques.



                                                                           
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